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Bancroft School
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  • Private
  • WORCESTER, MA

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Bancroft School reopened for in-person learning on August 31. See all the latest information regarding our COVID-19 health and safety protocols here: https://www.bancroftschool.org/coronavirus-response PROSPECTIVE FAMILIES: Our admission team is available and would love to meet you! Sign up for a personal virtual tour here: https://www.bancroftschool.org/admissions/visit Learn More

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade B minus

About

Applying

Application Deadline
February 1
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
ISEE, SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$37,100
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid
$17,400
From Bancroft School

Bancroft, an independent, coeducational, college-preparatory day school, prepares talented, well-qualified, and motivated college-bound students, PreKindergarten through Grade 12, to pursue and realize their academic, personal, and social potential.

We provide a comprehensive, caring, and creative curricular and extracurricular program that fosters an experience of excellence for each student. Inspired students, a superior faculty, and engaged families thrive in our diverse, safe, and supportive community.

We afford students the opportunity to discover their passion in life and to learn to embrace confidently and responsibly the moral and ethical challenges of being lifelong learners, teachers of others, and citizens of an increasingly complex global community.

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Bancroft School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1320
94 responses
Average ACT
30
23 responses

Bancroft School Robotics Team

Led by 2 time Vex Robotics coach of the year Elisa Heinricher, the Bancroft Robodogs design, build, and program cutting-edge machines that vie for the top spot in VEX world robotic championships.

Culture & Safety

Poll
89%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 9 responses
Poll
67%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 9 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 28 responses
  • Field trips
    18%
  • Homecoming
    18%
  • School plays
    18%
  • Mountain Day
    14%
  • Musical
    11%
  • Spirit Week
    11%
  • "Making Rain"
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
394
58%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 12 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 12 responses
33%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 12 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
4:1
National
17:1
Poll
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 13 responses
Poll
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 13 responses
Poll
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 13 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 9 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 9 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 9 responses

Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$84,848
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,532
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$277,724
National
$217,500

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