Located less than an hour’s drive from Boston, Presentation of Mary Academy is a coeducational US college preparatory high school for students in grades 9-12. The
Roman Catholic private boarding school offers more than 30 Advanced Placement and Honors courses to choose from. With a low percentage of international students at PMA,
it allows for an authentic, all-American high school experience.
The picturesque 50-acre campus is a short drive from the northeastern coastline and mountain ski areas. Facilities include a gymnasium, science labs, an auditorium, a fine arts building, a library and and an off-campus sports field. Every student also receives a membership to an off-site fitness club.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Presentation of Mary Academy has a competitive athletic program with traditional (basketball and soccer) and non-traditional (snowboarding) teams. In addition they offer
intramural sports such as archery and rowing. The arts programs consist of drama, chorus and band, which are available in various skill levels and open to all who want to participate.
DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
The dormitory, Marian House, is located in a stately historic mansion on the school’s woodsy grounds. It has such amenities as an elegant dining room, modern furnished
living rooms, Wi-Fi, cable TV, a recreation room and quiet study areas. Boarding students may be placed in single rooms, double rooms or suites.
Located about 40 minutes north of Boston.
Town website: Town of Methuen
Estimated Start Date: Late August
Estimated Fall End: Mid-January
Estimated Spring Start: Late January
Estimated End Date: Mid-June
Number of Students
220 (15% international)
Average Class Size
University Acceptance Rate
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
French Language and Culture
Spanish Language and Culture
Cross Country Running
Track and Field
Extracurricular Activities & Clubs
Festival of Trees
Ski and Snowboard
Partial List of College and University Acceptances
Amherst College, Boston College, Boston University, Brandeis College, Brown University, Dartmouth College, Fairfield University, George Washington University, Lesley University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), McGill University, Northeastern University, Rensselear Polytechnic Institute, Smith College, Tufts University, University of Massachusetts, University of New Hampshire, University of North Carolina, University of San Diego, University of Vermont, Vanderbilt University