State

Massachusetts

Number of Students

250 (16% International)

Grades

9-12 PG

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.

FACILITIES
Located in a beautiful setting close to Boston, Winchendon’s campus includes a new art facility 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.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPISHMENTS

Kailyn (Class of 2018) was a national and state honorable mention award winner for two years in a row for the National Center for Women in Information Technology’s “Aspirations
in Computing.”

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

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 Fall Start: Early September
Estimated Fall End: Mid-December
Estimated Spring Start: Early January
Estimated Spring End: Late May

School Facts

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

250 (16% International)

Grades

9-12 PG

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
  • Art History
  • Chorus
  • Creative Writing
  • Ceramics
  • Drawing and Painting
  • Jazz Band
  • Music
  • Music Theory
  • Painting I
  • Studio Art
  • Theater

AP Courses

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

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country Running
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Dance
  • Debate
  • Fine Arts
  • Exercise
  • Fitness
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Horseback Riding
  • Journalism
  • Model United Nations
  • Music
  • Ping Pong
  • Robotics
  • Student Government
  • Science
  • Ski
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Theater
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Yearbook

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Academy of Art University, Bishop University, Curry College, Elms College, Emmanuel College, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Johnson & Wales University, Keene State College,
Lake Washington Institute of Technology, North Carolina State University, Oberlin College, Pennsylvania State University, Purdue University, Quinnipiac University, Regis College, Sacred Heart University, Suffolk University, Temple University, Trinity College, University of Massachusetts - Lowell, University of Connecticut, University of Massachusetts - Boston, Wentworth Institute of Technology, Wheelock College

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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