The Newman School

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  • Located on historic Marlborough Street in Boston's Back Bay, thereby providing opportunities to experience the many artistic and cultural resources of this unique city
  • 250 students; 30% international; average class size 14 students; student/faculty ratio 6:1
  • Coeducational day school with no religious affiliation
  • International Baccalaureate Program offered
  • University placement include Brown University, Columbia University among others
  • ESL Program

What's special?

The great city of Boston is a living classroom for the students: Boston Commons and Public Garden, Boston Harbor, Free Library, Freedom Trail and multiple historic sites

100% including: Boston University, Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, McGill University

Fast facts

Temperate, four seasons, significant snow in winter
Coed 250 (9-12) students
30% international students
14, Student/faculty ratio: 6:1
41 , 85% with advanced degrees
Boston, MA (BOS)


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Marking System:

Grades are issued twice each semester.

Graduation Requirements:

For students following the traditional curriculum (not the IB program), the minimum graduation requirements for grades 9-12 are as follows:

  • English - 4 credits
  • Social Science/History - 3 credits
  • Mathematics - 4 credits
  • Laboratory Science - 3 credits
  • Arts - 1 course
  • Modern Language - 2 credits
  • Academic Electives - 5 credits
Science class

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ACT Scores

Average ACT score: N/A

SAT Scores

Average SAT score: 1100 (1600)


The Newman School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges International Baccalaureate World School

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Studio Arts, Film, Music, Photography, Videography
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  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Crew/Rowing
  • Lacrosse
  • Sailing
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Campus features

The school is housed in two converted five-story landmark buildings in the heart of Boston. The Boston Common and the Charles River are a short distance, the famous Boston Free Library and historic Beacon Street two blocks away while Newbury Street a mecca of shops and restaurants is just around the corner.

Extracurricular activities

  • A Capella Group
  • Band
  • Blockchain
  • Book Discussion Group
  • Business Club
  • Chess Club
  • Community Service
  • Engineering Club
  • History Club
  • Knitting
  • Math Club
  • Mock Trial
  • Model United Nations
  • NASA Club
  • Public Speaking
  • Red Cross
  • Robotics
  • Students Tutoring in Chinatown
  • Tae Kwon Do
French, Latin, Spanish

Admissions Requirements


gr. 9: 51 iBT gr. 10: 60 iBT gr. 11-12: 65 iBT

Not required


Apr. 1 Rolling

ETS 3584

Estimated Costs


ESL is included in tuition
$1,073 Health Insurance

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