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State

Massachusetts

Number of Students

250 (16% International)

Grades

9-12

ESL Programs

Winchendon School

Private Boarding School – Winchendon , Massachusetts

Winchendon School is a traditional New England prep school with an intimate community of 250 students and 80 educators and staff committed to support and learning. The Winchendon School academics span three ambitious tracts: Global Dynamics, Collaborative Laboratories and Service Learning. Winchendon students graduate with a global awareness and the ability to live and work successfully with people from around the world.

Facilities
Located in a beautiful setting close to Boston Winchendon’s campus includes a new arts facilities and an 18-hole Donald Ross-designed golf course. 

Sports and Arts
Students can join various competitive athletic teams; many student-athletes choose to go on to play for the NCAA on Division 1 teams. Winchendon also has an outstanding fine arts program that includes painting, drawing, ceramics, and advanced art portfolio development.

Dormitories and Student Life
Girls have the option of choosing to live in a single or double in a newly renovated dormitory.The boys, are offered five dormitory styles, all different in size, style and set-up. Most boys’ dorms are doubles and adjoined to another double by a full bathroom. Most important, every dorm is home to a dorm parent so security, supervision, and support can be found at all hours.

Location
The Winchendon School is about one and a half hours west of Boston, Massachusetts and 30 minutes southeast of Keene, New Hampshire.

Area population: 10,300
Town website: Town of Winchendon

Dates
Estimated Start Date: Early September
Estimated End Date: Late May

School Facts

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

250 (16% International)

Grades

9-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:6

Average Class Size

7

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offer Diploma

Yes

School Uniform

No

Campus Size

375 Acres

Religious Affiliation

None

Foreign Languages

  • French
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

100%

Arts

  • Art
  • Chorus
  • Ceramics
  • Drawing and Painting
  • Jazz Band
  • Music
  • Theatre

AP Courses

  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Biology
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Government
  • Statistics

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Equestrian
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Track and Field
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Dance
  • Debate
  • Fine Arts
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Journalism
  • Model United Nations
  • Music
  • Ping Pong
  • Robotics
  • Student Government
  • Science
  • Tennis
  • Theater
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Yearbook

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Boston College, Boston University, Carnegie Mellon University, Connecticut College, George Washington University, Indiana University – Bloomington, McGill University, New York University, Northeastern University, Pennsylvania State University, Purdue University, Syracuse University, Temple University, University of Massachusetts – Amherst, University of San Francisco, University of Vermont, University of Virginia, University of Villanova, Wheaton College, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

University Acceptance Rate:
100%

Closest International and Local Airports: Logan International Airport (BOS), Gardner Municipal Airport (GDM)
For Details Visit Website:   Winchendon School

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