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Phillips Academy
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  • Private, Boarding
  • ANDOVER, 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
February 1
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
ISEE, SSAT, TOEFL

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$48,020
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)
$57,850
Received Financial Aid
47%
Average Financial Aid
$41,500
From Phillips Academy

Founded in 1778, Phillips Academy, also known as Andover, is an independent, coeducational secondary school with an expansive worldview and a legacy of academic excellence. It is a high school that stands ready to meet, match, and expand the minds and passions of some of the brightest students in the nation and the world. It is a place of great tradition and innovation. Because of its size, Andover offers enormous depth and breadth of activity and opportunity while still feeling like a personal place. With a roster of over 300 courses, 150+ electives, plus independent study and study abroad, the opportunities for growth are limitless. Andover’s “need blind” admission policy is one of the most comprehensive and generous among secondary schools.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
No data available  
Average SAT
1470
370 responses
Average ACT
33
175 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
94%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 18 responses
Poll
89%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 18 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 52 responses
  • Head of School Day
    31%
  • Pep Rally
    17%
  • Dances
    12%
  • School Plays
    12%
  • Spirit Week
    12%
  • The Step Team
    10%
  • Drama labs
    8%

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Boarding

Students Boarding
75%
Boarding Days Per Week
No data available  
Top Countries
No data available  
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
1,146
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 20 responses
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 20 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 20 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
5:1
National
17:1
Poll
91%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 22 responses
Poll
91%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 22 responses
Poll
91%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 22 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  
96%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 23 responses
91%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 23 responses
96%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 23 responses

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