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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 B

About

Applying

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

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$42,000
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
40%
Average Financial Aid
$25,000
From Watkinson School

Watkinson School's mission is to develop in our students the power to shape their lives and the world around them. Enrolling 235 students in grades 6-12, Watkinson boasts a 6:1 student-teacher ratio and an average class size of 13. Our one-of-a-kind Creative Arts, Exhibitions, Global Studies, Learning Skills, and College Counseling Programs offer students exceptional experiences—from guest speakers, to international travel, to memorable reflection, to one-on-one academic coaching. Watkinson's unique educational philosophy creates an exceptional learning environment where students thrive.

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Watkinson School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1250
57 responses
Average ACT
28
16 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 7 responses
Poll
100%
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 32 responses
  • Graduation: any student can speak.
    31%
  • All School meetings 2x per week
    25%
  • Advisory
    16%
  • Turkey drive
    16%
  • Spirit Week
    6%
  • Grandparents day
    3%
  • Pep rallies
    3%

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Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
245
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 9 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 9 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 9 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
4:1
National
17:1
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 10 responses
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 10 responses
Poll
90%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 10 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 6 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 6 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 6 responses

Living in the Area

grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade D
Median Household Income
$57,554
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,014
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$210,598
National
$217,500

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