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The MacDuffie School
School DescriptionThe MacDuffie School offers students unique academic programs such as their Leadership Program, developed by a professor from the Cornell University Graduate School of Management. MacDuffie’s science department has partnerships with UMass Amherst’s Polymer Science Lab and the Harvard University Science Department. The school also has guaranteed admission agreements with Wentworth Institute of Technology and Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
The MacDuffie School’s new 50-acre campus features state-of-the-art technology in each building. A new artificial turf field and baseball field were added this past year. The school is also in the process of building a new Creativity Center.
SPORTS AND ARTS
The MacDuffie School has a longstanding reputation as a fierce intercollegiate athletic competitor. The school has recently won championships in soccer, basketball, volleyball, badminton, and cross country. The girls soccer team reached a record 45-game win streak and has won three of the last four New England Championships.
The MacDuffie School has a very strong arts program, students have several academic opportunities including drama, in which students write and perform their own original one-act plays each spring.
DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Boarding students take advantage of the school’s New England campus each weekend with activities such as apple picking, skiing, and trips to Boston and local colleges and universities. Students can participate in extracurricular activities such as the new eSports Team or the Math Team, which is ranked #13 in the country.
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Betsy Bernard - Former president of AT&T
Ta'Nika Gibson - Broadway Star
Aaron Fradkin - Hollywood producer
- 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Post Graduate (PG) Grades at School
- 50 acres Campus Size
- 50% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size11
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Speciality ProgramsAcademic collaborations with two Ivy League schools
Accepting Students in Grades6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Post Graduate (PG)
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Competitive level of acceptance. Does not accept SLEP.
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