USA Massachusetts, USA
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The Newman School

Established: 1945

School Facts

  • Number of Students
  • 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

The Newman School is located in the heart of one of the most famous cities in the US: Boston. Students are challenged both intellectually and personally through the school’s International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma program and selection of college-preparatory course work at the honors level.

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

The sports program at The Newman School takes advantage of the nearby Charles River to allow students to pursue unique interests such as sailing, crew, and more.
Newman has a wide array of fine arts courses and club activities available. The clubs offered each year reflect the interests of the current student community and can include drama, photography, chorus, and more.

The Newman School is located in downtown Boston, commonly referred to as the “Education Capital of America.” The school is surrounded by prestigious higher education institutions such as Harvard University, MIT, Emerson College, Tufts University, Boston University, and more. Students can relax in the Boston Common, shop, on Newbury Street, and visit famous museums such as the Museum of Fine Arts.


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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?
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
SAT Average
ACT Average
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
French Immersion
Basketball, Crew, Cross Country Running, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball
Art, Film Production, Gallery Methods, Photography, Studio Art, Theater, Visual Arts
Choir, Music Ensembles, Orchestra
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Business Management, Chemistry, Computer Programming, Economics, Environmental Science, History, Philosophy, Physics 1, Psychology, Theory of Knowledge
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
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
TOEFL Minimum
55-95 (According to grade)
TOEFL Junior Required

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