USA Massachusetts, USA
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  • Private

Newman School, The

Established: 1945
IB
City

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    220
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description


SCHOOL PROFILE
The Newman School students are engaged to become educated adults through interac- tion with the exciting environment of one of the world’s greatest cities, Boston. At The Newman School, students are challenged to grow, both intellectually and personally. The Newman School is a college-preparatory school with a broad selection of course work at the honors level helps students to demonstrate their capability for success in colleges and universities. The Newman School also offers the prestigious International Baccalaureate Programme.

FACILITIES
The Newman School facilities, built in 1881, is unique in that the school was originally a home. The school is located in Boston’s historic Back Bay, one of the largest examples of intact Victorian and Edwardian residential architecture in the United States. Students have access to off-campus sports facilities.

SPORTS AND ARTS
The sports program at The Newman School is exceptionally competitive and allow students to pursue unique interests such as sailing, crew and more. Teachers and staff are club mentors though the interest and energy of each club is driven by student participation. The clubs and activities offered each year reflect the interest and activities of the current student community, whether that include drama or photography.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Located in downtown Boston, students are in America’s “educational capital” (home to Harvard University, MIT, and several other universities) and are within walking distance to all that Boston has to offer. Students can enjoy getting a coffee and shopping on New bury Street or many famous museums such as JFK Museum.

Awards and Accomplishments Of School

Largest IB Diploma Program school in Boston. Over 120 IB Diploma recipients over the past 10 years.

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 1 acres Campus Size
  • 35% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:5
SAT Average
1200
ACT Average
27
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Sports
Basketball, Crew, Cross Country Running, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball
Arts
Art - Foundations, Drama, Film Production, Gallery Methods, Photography, Studio Art, Visual Arts
Music
Choir, Musical ensemble, Orchestra
Languages
French, Latin, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Community Service, Engineering Club, Knitting Club, Math Club, Math Club, Mock Trial, Music Appreciation, NASA Club
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
15-19
ELTiS Required
216
TOEFL Required
55-95 (varies by grade)
TOEFL Junior Required
550-800

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