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Matignon High School

Established: 1947
City

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    450
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Catholic
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Founded in 1947, Matignon High School is a private, coeducational Catholic school en- rolling 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, book- stores, and boutiques, Cambridge is often referred to as “Boston’s Left Bank”.

                  


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Famous Alumni

Jack Concannon/ Niko Dimitrakos/ Art Graham/ Steve Leach/ Shawn McEachern/Tom O'Regan- Former National Hockey League players

Joseph Xavier Grant- Land force soldier, rewarded military medal

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size
17
SAT Average
1190
ACT Average
30
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball
Arts
3D Art, Drawing, Graphic Design, Painting, Photography, Studio Art, Studio Art - 3D Design, Studio Art - Drawing
Music
Music Fundamentals
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Computer Programming, English Literature and Composition, Physics, Psychology, Spanish Language and Culture, US History, World History
Languages
French, French Language and Culture, Latin, Latin, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Art Club, International Language, Math Club, National Honor Society, Student Council, Thespian Society
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11
Ages Accepted
14-19
TOEFL Junior Required
Accepted
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Does not accept students starting in January; Skype interview important for final decision in addition to the English test. Interviews may require 2-4 weeks to schedule once application has been submitted; 11th grade students are not able to access to the ESL/ELL program.

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