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The Williston Northampton School

The Williston Northampton School is a coeducational private boarding traditional school for students in grades 7 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban


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The Williston Northampton School says

Williston is an exceptionally well-balanced educational community in the Five College-Amherst, Smith, Mt. Holyoke, Hampshire & UMASS-area of Western Massachusetts. Our academic program will provide you every opportunity to challenge yourself, develop new interests and encounter traditional subject matter taught in innovative ways. The school integrates a core college preparatory curriculum with exciting electives and a unique relationship with the Five Colleges while all classes emphasize mastery of language, clarity of thought and academic integrity.





Grades Cost Term
High School $49,400 Annual

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  (413) 529-3241

Entrance Requirements

  • SSAT and the average admitted student scores in the 56th percentile.



Test Scores

1790 Average score for the SAT Composite

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 528
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
7 42
8 39
9 89
10 118
11 111
12 129

The Williston Northampton School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing The Williston Northampton School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 8 : 1
Average Class Size 13
Gender 46% Male / 54% Female
Dress Code Casual
Percent Boarding 62%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 89%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Black or African American 4%
Asian 3%


  • Concert Band
  • Film Club
  • Gay Straight Alliance
  • Mountaineering
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Science Olympiad
  • Spanish Club
  • Ultimate Frisbee

Associations & Memberships

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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