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Northfield Mount Hermon

Established: 1879

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    655
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Boarding accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Fall Year

School Description

Northfield Mount Hermon School is a one-of-a-kind boarding school that combines excellent academics with education for the head, heart, and land. With more than 30 AP courses and a wealth of extracurricular activities, there is plenty of opportunity for students to have a great education with a premier boarding school while enjoying the beautiful New England campus.

FACILITIES
Students at Northfield Mount Hermon have access to a number of fantastic facilities, including a 34-acre farm, an observatory, and a high-level athletic complex which includes three turf fields and an all-weather outdoor track.

SPORTS AND ARTS
The school has a long history of athletic success, including a powerhouse cross country program, and has produced a number of Olympians, including Tessa Gobbo, who won an Olympic Gold Medal in Rowing at the 2016 Olympics.
Northfield Mount Hermon’s 65,000 square-foot Rhodes Art Center is home to all of the school’s performing arts. Students also have the option to enroll in a number of fine arts classes, including three AP studio art classes.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Many Northfield Mount Hermon students win academic, athletic, and artistic awards.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
With dormitories that range from 14 to 150 students, Northfield Mount Hermon has something for every student. Each dormitory has a faculty "dorm parent" around to support students outside of class. On the weekends, there is plenty to do. The Student Activities Office plans a number of on-campus and off-campus events, including trips to local malls, the movies, and even other boarding schools for dances.

                  


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  • 9, 10, 11, 12, PG Grades at School
  • 1353 acres Campus Size
  • 23% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:6
Average Class Size
11
SAT Average
1320
ACT Average
30
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
French Immersion
Yes
Sports
Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Crew, Cross Country Running, Dance - Hip Hop, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Outdoor Team, Skiing, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
Dance - Modern Dance, Jazz Dance, Studio Art - 2D Design, Studio Art - 3D Design, Studio Art - Drawing, Tap
Music
Band - Concert, Choir - Concert, Jazz Band, Music Theory, Orchestra, Private Lessons - Instrumental, Stage Band, Symphonic Band, Vocal
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Programming, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Physics 1, Physics 2, Physics B, Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, Physics C: Mechanics, Psychology, Statistics, US History
Languages
Chinese, French, Latin, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Gender Sexuality Alliance, Student Activities, Student Government
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12, PG
Ages Accepted
14-20
ELTiS Minimum
Not Accepted
TOEFL Minimum
90
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
No Semester or Short-Term

Real Stories from Real Students:

I can take anything from astronomy to creative writing, and the AP classes allow me to challenge myself at the collegiate level, especially in English and humanities, subjects I am passionate about.

Ayleen from Sweden

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