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St. Paul’s School
St. Paul’s School
  • Concord, NH

College Admissions Highlights:

Over the past four years, 99% of students have gone on to college. Accordingly, the colleges most frequently attended by St. Paul’s graduates include Brown (29), Georgetown (27), Yale (22), UVA (20), Tufts (18), Columbia (18), NYU (15), Colby (14), Harvard (11), Bowdoin (11), Cornell (11), Boston College (11), University of St Andrews (11), and Wellesley (11).

    • Tuition: $65,410
    • Acceptance Rate: 16%
    • Average SAT Score: Not Reported
    • Average ACT Score: Not Reported
    • Senior Class Size: 141



Deerfield Academy
Deerfield Academy
  • Deerfield, MA

College Admissions Highlights:

In the last five years, 30 or more Deerfield grads have entered Brown University, Georgetown, and the University of Virginia. Greater than 20 students have matriculated into Cornell, Columbia, Harvard, UPenn, and Yale. More than 10 students have attended a wide range of prestigious schools that include Amherst, Dartmouth, Duke, Princeton, Johns Hopkins, and Tufts. Overall, 100% of graduates attend four-year colleges or universities.

Academic Highlights:

  • 33% of AP exam scores were “5”s and 39% were “4”s.
  • From 2020-2024, only 1.5% of students (15 total) earned a 95% or above GPA in their junior year.
  • 70% of faculty have advanced degrees, and 98% live on campus.
  • The student/teacher ratio is 5:1.
  • Deerfield has moved away from AP courses in recent years and mostly offers undergraduate-level college preparatory courses.

Unique Attributes:

Each weekday, every student spends approximately two hours in a required faculty-supervised activity, including athletics, volunteerism, theater, and special projects. In addition, Deerfield’s community service program is very strong with myriad opportunities available.

    • Tuition: $68,230
    • Acceptance Rate: 12%
    • Average SAT Score: 1380
    • Average ACT Score: 31
    • Senior Class Size: 204



Choate Rosemary Hall
Choate Rosemary Hall
  • Wallingford, CT

College Admissions Highlights:

In the past five years, the greatest number of Choate grads have enrolled at NYU (54), University of Chicago (46), Yale (41), Columbia (40), Georgetown (31), Northeastern (30), Cornell (30), Brown (26), UPenn (25), University of St Andrews (24), Boston College (23), and Harvard (20).

    • Tuition: $69,370
    • Acceptance Rate: 16%
    • Average SAT Score: 1400
    • Average ACT Score: 30
    • Senior Class Size: 230



Phillips Academy Andover

College Admissions Highlights:

The Class of 2023 enrolled at a diverse array of institutions, with the most attending the University of Chicago (21), Harvard (12), Yale (12), and Stanford (11). In addition, over the past three years (Classes of 2019-2022), 30+ students have matriculated into Harvard, the University of Chicago, and Yale. Over 20 students have enrolled at BU, Brown, Columbia, Cornell, MIT, NYU, Northeastern, Stanford, Tufts, and UVA.

    • Tuition: $69,600
    • Acceptance Rate: 13%
    • Average SAT Score: Not Reported
    • Average ACT Score: Not Reported
    • Senior Class Size: 338



Phillips Exeter Academy

College Admissions Highlights:

Between 2021-23, ten or more students matriculated into each of Boston University, Bowdoin, Brown, University of Chicago, Columbia, Cornell, George Washington, Georgetown, Harvard, MIT, NYU, Northeastern, Penn, Princeton, Tufts, UC Berkeley, USC, Wesleyan, and Yale. Over 10 students were admitted into UC Berkeley, NYU, Northwestern, USC, and Stanford. 99% of graduates attend four-year institutions.

    • Tuition: $64,789
    • Acceptance Rate: 17%
    • Average SAT Score: 1450
    • Average ACT Score: 31
    • Senior Class Size: 323 students



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