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The Winchendon School

Established: 1926

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    275
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Boarding accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Fall Year, Short-Term

School Description

The Winchendon School is a traditional college preparatory school with small class sizes. The school’s ColLAB program allows students to independently complete a semester- long project of their choosing with support from teachers. The school is a member of the Hybrid Learning Consortium, a program that offers students a wide variety of online AP, honors, and regular courses.

FACILITIES
The Winchendon School is set among the heart of the New England countryside less than two hours from the city of Boston. Facilities include a new art facility, new athletic fields, a performing arts studio, a science and math building, a greenhouse and garden with a chicken coop, an ice rink, and an 18-hole golf course.

SPORTS AND ARTS
The school offers a wide variety of interscholastic athletics and recreational sports. The baseball team recently won the 2019 New England Championship. Many students have been recruited to play at the highest collegiate levels.
Winchendon also has an outstanding fine arts program featuring the Annual Student Art Show, a yearly musical production, and a spring play production.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
A student of The Winchendon School was nationally recognized by the National Center for Women in Information Technology for “Aspirations in Computing” two years in a row.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
The Winchendon School’s six dormitories house two students to a room and are staffed by dorm parents on every floor. Students have an extensive selection of activities and clubs to choose from, such as Women in STEM, Snowboarding, and Journalism.

                  


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Awards and Accomplishments Of School

A student of The Winchendon School was nationally recognized by the National Center for Women in Information Technology for “Aspirations in Computing” two years in a row.


School News

Entrepreneurship at The Winchendon School will be showcased across the country as a recent graduate goes on ABC's Shark Tank TV show to showcase a product he created while studying at the school. The product, Little ELF is available for purchase now.


Famous Alumni

Francisco Garcia, professional basketball player
Malcolm Grant, professional basketball player
Marshall Strickland, professional basketball player
Bruno Šundov, professional basketball player
Greg Selkoe, American entrepreneur

  • 9, 10, 11, 12, Post Graduate (PG) Grades at School
  • 375 acres Campus Size
  • 30% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:6
Average Class Size
7
SAT Average
1200
ACT Average
26
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
French Immersion
No
Speciality Programs
ColLAB program
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country Running, Golf, Golf, Hockey, Hockey, Lacrosse, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Ultimate Frisbee
Arts
Art, Ceramics, Drawing, Painting, Theater
Music
Jazz Band
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, English Literature and Composition, Statistics
Languages
French, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Ballroom Dancing, Local Events (Professional Sports Games, Festivals, etc.), Local Events (Professional Sports Games, Festivals, etc.), Model United Nations (Model UN), Music Appreciation, News Network, Science Fair, Student Government, Thespian Society
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12, Post Graduate (PG)
Ages Accepted
14-20
ELTiS Minimum
No Minimum
TOEFL Minimum
No Minimum
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
SSAT (preferred assessment), SAT, ACT, ISEE, TOEFL

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