Skip to Main Content
The Williston Northampton School
  • Private, Boarding
  • EASTHAMPTON, MA

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Williston successfully completed a full year of in-person classes, including our full complement of extracurricular activities and interscholastic athletic competitions in May. We look forward to welcoming all our new and returning students back to campus in Fall 2021. We invite you to view our COVID-19 dashboard at the link below. Learn More

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

19 PAYSON AVENUE
EASTHAMPTON, MA 01027
About The Williston Northampton School...

Applying

Application Deadline
January 15
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$45,600
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)
$68,900
Received Financial Aid
No data available  
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From The Williston Northampton School

The moment you step on campus, you will feel it: Williston is more than a school, it's a community—a caring fellowship of teachers, advisors, coaches, and classmates. Our job is to understand what motivates you, to guide and support you in pursuing your interests, and to help you discover new ones. In our classrooms, on our playing fields, and in our dorms, we inspire our students to live with purpose, passion, and integrity. Because at Williston, what matters is not just what you will accomplish as a student, but who you will become as a person.

Upcoming Events

The Williston Northampton School Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

YouTube Video

Academics

Average Graduation Rate
No data available  
Average SAT
1290
137 responses
Average ACT
29
53 responses

Williston's COMPASS Program

Williston’s COMPASS Program is an innovative, 360-degree approach that prepares you for college and life. Through four signature programs, we create a rich academic and social environment that gives you the tools you need to excel and thrive. COMPASS is designed to meet you where you are along an intentional, individualized path to realize your full potential at Williston, in college, and beyond.

Culture & Safety

Poll
89%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 18 responses
Poll
72%
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 36 responses
  • Painting the lion
    33%
  • Ringing the Angelus (bell) when winning games
    28%
  • Singing "Sammy" after winning a hockey game
    17%
  • Willympics
    6%
  • Winter Ball
    6%
  • Girls Varsity Lacrosse
    3%
  • Graduation
    3%

Instagram Posts

Boarding

Students Boarding
70%
Boarding Days Per Week
7-day
Top Countries
No data available  
International Boarding Students
23%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
460
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 19 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 19 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 19 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
5:1
National
17:1
Poll
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 19 responses
Poll
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 19 responses
Poll
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 19 responses

Map

Map is loading
View Homes Near The Williston Northampton School

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  
65%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 17 responses
44%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 16 responses
59%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 17 responses

The Williston Northampton School Reviews

Rating 4.13 out of 5  108 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 5 out of 5  
Start Your Review of The Williston Northampton School
Rate It!
Rating 5 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  

Add to List