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

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Thayer Academy is a top rated, private school located in Braintree, MA. It has 697 students in grades 5-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 6 to 1. Tuition is $51,800 for the highest grade offered. After graduation, 100% of students from this school go on to attend a 4-year college.

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Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$51,800
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
41%
Average Financial Aid
$32,287

Thayer Academy Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1290
168 responses
Average ACT
30
52 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
93%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 14 responses
Poll
79%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 14 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 45 responses
  • Winter wars, homecoming
    31%
  • Concerts (Jazz combo, concert choir, dance)
    22%
  • Blackout nights
    13%
  • Mr. Thayer
    11%
  • Annual honors assembly
    9%
  • Homecoming
    7%
  • Plays and musicals
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
697
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 15 responses
87%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 15 responses
87%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 15 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
National
17:1
Poll
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 19 responses
Poll
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 19 responses
Poll
84%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 19 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
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Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
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Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
89%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 9 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 9 responses
78%
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
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$96,522
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,522
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$456,500
National
$217,500
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