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State

Massachusetts

Number of Students

450 (17% international)

Accepting Students to Grades

9-11

Offer Diploma

Matignon High School

Private Day School – Cambridge , Massachusetts

Founded in 1947, Matignon High School is a private, coeducational Catholic school enrolling domestic and international students in grades 9-12. Matignon High School has a long tradition of offering rigorous academics, championship sports and small class sizes that fosters a lifelong love of learning. Matignon High School’s curriculum includes college preparatory courses at the Honors and Advanced Placement levels to ensure every student is college-ready. Matignon High School has also recently added more extra-curricular activities and athletic opportunities for all students to participate in.

Facilities
The school’s picturesque campus saw a recent renovation of the science labs, library-media center, locker rooms, fitness room and athletic fields. Installation of innovative SMART-board technology to all classrooms was also included in the school’s remodel.

Sports and Arts
Matignon High School competes in one the best athletic leagues, the Catholic Central League, and offers 22 varsity sports, such as lacrosse, track and ice hockey. The goal of the arts program is to make art available to all and to get students engaged in the arts. Many students participate in art classes and extracurricular activities alike, including graphic design class and drama club.

Community Information
Located just across the river from Boston, Cambridge offers an exciting multicultural setting in the backyard of two of the world’s premier educational institutions: Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Teeming with cafes, bookstores, and boutiques, Cambridge is often referred to as “Boston’s Left Bank”.

Location
Matignon is located in Cambridge, MA. Just across the river from Boston, Cambridge offers an exciting multicultural setting where visitors from around the world mingle in the shadow of two of the world's premier educational institutions: Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Teeming with cafes, bookstores, and boutiques, Cambridge is often referred to as "Boston's Left Bank".

Dates

Estimated Start Date:Fall-Early September, Spring-Early January
Estimated End Date:Fall-Late December, Spring-Early June


School Facts

Year Founded

1947

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

450 (17% international)

Accepting Students to Grades

9-11

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:17

Average Class Size

17

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offer Diploma

Yes

School Uniform

Yes

Religious Affiliation

Catholic

Foreign Languages

  • French
  • Latin
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

97%

Arts

  • 3D Design
  • Drawing
  • Graphic Design
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Studio Art
  • Understanding Music

AP Courses

  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Computer Science
  • English Literature and Composition
  • French Language and Culture
  • Latin
  • Spanish Language and Culture
  • US History

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Ice Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Art
  • Drama
  • International
  • Language
  • Math
  • National Honor Society
  • Science
  • Student Council
  • Yearbook

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Assumption College, Bentley College, Boston University, Catholic University of America, College of the Holy Cross, Curry College, Fordham University, Georgetown University, Harvard University, Howard University, Manhattan College, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Merrimack College, Northeastern University, Pennsylvania State College, Providence College, St. Anselm College, Suffolk University, Syracuse University, Tufts University, University of Massachusetts, University of Connecticut, University of New Hampshire, University of Vermont, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

University Acceptance Rate:
97%

Closest International and Local Airports: Boston Logan International Airport (BOS)
For Details Visit Website: Matignon High School

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