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Deerfield Academy
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  • Private, Boarding
  • DEERFIELD, MA

Report Card

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

About

Applying

Application Deadline
January 15
Application Fee
$60
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
ISEE, SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$44,735
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$61,840
Received Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid
$35,000
From Deerfield Academy

Deerfield is a place of modern, dynamic scholarship. Through an ever-evolving curriculum, Deerfield offers tools and teachers that encourage curiosity and entrepreneurial leadership in its diverse student body. Students' grit and determination are fortified with the support and collaboration of other scholars, as they examine the world's most pressing problems, together. Deerfield's program is enhanced by an abundance of events, clubs, invited speakers, global trips, and community-wide activities—all in support of a rigorous yet collaborative, hardworking yet joyful student experience.

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Deerfield Academy Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1420
171 responses
Average ACT
32
98 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
71%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 7 responses
Poll
57%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 7 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 14 responses
  • Deerfield -Choate rivals
    43%
  • Every moment at DA!
    21%
  • Homecoming
    21%
  • Pep rallies
    14%
  • Spirit Week
    14%

Boarding

Students Boarding
80%
Boarding Days Per Week
7-day
Top Countries
Canada, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea
International Boarding Students
12%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
658
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 6 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 6 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 6 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
5:1
National
17:1
Poll
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 9 responses
Poll
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 9 responses
Poll
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 9 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  
88%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 8 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 8 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 8 responses

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