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Lawrence Academy

Call: 978-448-1530
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Lawrence Academy

At a glance

Location Groton, MA
USA
Tuition $59,750
Grades 9-12 Students Receiving Aid 32%
Student Body Coed Total Aid Awarded $4,700,970
Student/Faculty Ratio 8:1 Endowment $26,500,000
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Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate 35%

Total Enrollment

Total Enrollment 397

Average Class Size

Average Class Size 12

Sports & Extracurriculars

Sports & Extracurriculars 43*
Average SAT Score (Math) N/R
Average SAT Score (Verbal) N/R
Learning Support Program?
Number of AP Programs -
ESL Offered?
IB Program Offered?

Overview

Region Boston MA Area
Program Emphasis Boarding School
College Prep
Day School
All Grades 9-12
Boarding Grades 9-12
Grade Divisions Secondary
Religious Affiliation Nondenominational
Student Body Coed
Established 1793
Dress Code Casual
School Setting Small Town
Campus Size (Acres) 135
Head of School R. Daniel Scheibe
Endowment $26,500,000

Academics

Full Time Faculty 57
Faculty with doctorate 3
Faculty with masters 30
Student/Faculty ratio 8:1
Average Class Size 12
Special Academic Support Programs
ADD/ADHD
ESL
Learning Differences
A Sampling of Courses Offered
Algebra
American History
American Literature
Art
Art History
Astronomy
Biology
Calculus
Ceramics
Chemistry
Choir
Chorus
Classics
Community Service
Computer Science
Creative Writing
Dance
Discrete Math
Drama
Economics
English
English as a Second Language
English Literature
Environmental Science
European History
Expository Writing
Film
Film Studies
French
Geometry
Government/Civics
History
Humanities
Latin
Linear Algebra
Mathematics
Music
Music Theory
Photography
Physics
Pre-calculus
Science
Spanish
Speech
Statistics
Studio Art
Study Skills
Trigonometry
World History
World Literature
Writing

Student Enrollment

Total Enrollment 397
Boys 219
Girls 178
% Boys/Girls 55%/45%
Boarding Students 193
Day Students 204
International
Canada
China
France
Germany
Greece
Japan
Korea
Mexico
Russia
Saudi Arabia
Spain
Taiwan
Thailand
UK
Ukraine
Venezuela
United States
Arkansas
California
Connecticut
Florida
Illinois
Maine
Massachusetts
Michigan
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New York
Ohio
Rhode Island
Vermont
Majority of students come from Northeast
% of Students of Color 11%
% of International Students 16%

Admission

E-mail admiss@lacademy.edu
Web Address www.lacademy.edu
Director of Admission Phillip Blood
Admission Application Apply to Lawrence Academy
Application Required Yes
Application Fee Amount $75
Application Deadline(s) January 15
Financial Aid Deadline(s) January 31
Financial Aid Awarded $4,700,970
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid 32%
Acceptance Rate 35%
Total Applicants 651
Admissions Selectivity Selective
Admissions Yield 51%
Admission Tests Accepted
ISEE
Other (PSAT)
SSAT
TOEFL
Day Student Tuition $46,250
Boarding Student Tuition $59,750
International Student Tuition $59,750

College Placement Office

Dedicated College Placement Office Yes
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% of Graduates Who Attend College 100%

Athletics & Extra-Curricular Activities

Athletics
alpine skiing
baseball
basketball
cross-country
field hockey
football
golf
ice hockey
lacrosse
other (Mountain biking)
skiing (downhill)
soccer
softball
squash
tennis
track and field
volleyball
wrestling
Recreational Sports
camping
canoe
dance
golf
hiking
kayaking
outdoor club/skills
snowboarding
weight lifting
yoga
Extra-Curricular Activities
Choir
Community Service Program
Digital Photography Club
Drama Club
Gay/Straight Alliance
Judiciary Board
Literary Magazine
Newspaper
Other (Cultural Coffeehouse)
Peer Tutoring
Radio Station
Student Publications
Tour Guides
Yearbook
Young Republicans

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Contact Info

Phone 978-448-1530
Address 26 Powderhouse Rd, PO Box 992 - Groton, MA 01450 USA
Website www.lacademy.edu 
Email admiss@lacademy.edu 
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