Overview

Bancroft, an independent, coeducational, college-preparatory day school, prepares talented, well-qualified and motivated college-bound students, kindergarten through grade 12, to pursue and realize their academic, personal and social potential. We provide a comprehensive, caring, and creative curricular and extracurricular program that fosters an experience of excellence for each student. Inspired students, a superior faculty, and engaged families thrive in our diverse, safe, and supportive community. We afford students the opportunity to discover their passion in life and to learn to embrace confidently and responsibly the moral and ethical challenges of being life-long learners, teachers of others, and citizens of an increasingly complex global community.
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Bancroft School With Reviews, Requirements 2024 | FindingSchool

A- Day
A Matriculation
B+ Academics
A- Extracurricular activities
A Community
B- Reviews
A Int. student mgmt

Day S. Grades: PreK-12
Co-ed
Suburban
ESL: No
Day S. Tuition: $49,500
# of Students: 421
Teacher:Student: 1:6%
International Student: 0%
AP Courses: 12
Endowment: $64,133/stu.
SAT: 1300/1600
IB: No
#114

US Day School

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Matriculation

Ranking University/College Students
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#38 Georgia Institute of Technology 1
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#40 College of William and Mary 1
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#42 University of Wisconsin-Madison 1
LAC #9 Middlebury College 1
#47 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1
#48 University of Georgia 1
#49 Lehigh University 1
#49 Northeastern University 1
#49 Ohio State University: Columbus Campus 1
#49 Villanova University 1
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#63 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 1
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LAC #16 Haverford College 1
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SUNY University at Binghamton 1
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SUNY University at Stony Brook 1
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LAC #22 University of Richmond 1
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#115 Fairfield University 1
Arizona State University 1
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Worcester State University 1
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AP Courses

(Total 12)
Biology
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Computer Science A
English Language and Composition
European History
French Language and Culture
Latin
Spanish Language and Culture
Calculus AB
Biology
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Computer Science A
English Language and Composition
European History
French Language and Culture
Latin
Spanish Language and Culture
Calculus AB
Physics C: Mechanics
Physics 1
English Literature and Composition
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Sports

(Total 12)
Alpine Skiing
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross Country
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Alpine Skiing
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross Country
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field
Volleyball
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs

(Total 24)
A Cappella: Decibelles & Watch Your Tone
Admission Ambassadors
Art Club
Bancroft Channel
Big Buddies
Chess Club
Children's Arts and Recreational Experience (CARE) Horizons
Drama: Powder & Wig
Environmental Outdoors Club
Frame of Mind
A Cappella: Decibelles & Watch Your Tone
Admission Ambassadors
Art Club
Bancroft Channel
Big Buddies
Chess Club
Children's Arts and Recreational Experience (CARE) Horizons
Drama: Powder & Wig
Environmental Outdoors Club
Frame of Mind
French Connection
Frisbee Club
Future Business Leaders of America
Gender & Sexuality Alliance
Gourmet Club
Pi Club
Prom Committee
Robotics
Social Concerns Committee
Spanish Culture Club
Speech Team
Student Government Association (SGA)
Unleashed
Yearbook: Layout & Photo Editors
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Arts

(Total 14)
Acting
Band
Chamber Choir
Chorus
Music
Music Theory
Performing
Theater
Ceramics
Digital Media
Acting
Band
Chamber Choir
Chorus
Music
Music Theory
Performing
Theater
Ceramics
Digital Media
Digital Photography
Portfolio
Studio Art
Art
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Basic Info

Year Founded: 1900
Campus Size: 34 acres
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation

Application Info

Deadline: 02/01
Interview: Skype

TOEFL

SSAT

Brief Reviews

(Total 9)
4.5/ 5

Detailed Reviews

(Total 0)
0.0 / 5 Overall
0.0 / 5 Academics
0.0 / 5 Campus
0.0 / 5 Student Life
0.0 / 5 Athletic&Art
0.0 / 5 Transportation

Q&A

(Total 50)
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Frequently Ask Questions about Bancroft School

Tell me a bit about Bancroft School.
Bancroft School is Co-ed private day school located in Massachusetts, US. It was founded 1900 , and currently has about 421 students, 0.12% of whom are international students.

For more official information, please visit http://www.bancroftschool.org.
Does Bancroft School have rigorous academic requirements?
Bancroft School is offering 12 AP courses.

Where do Bancroft School students typically go for their colleges?
In 2019-2023, some students attended Princeton University, Columbia University, Williams College, Duke University and Northwestern University.
What is the application requirement for Bancroft School?
Similar to most private schools in the US, Bancroft School’s typical admission requirements include school transcript, recommendation letter, application essay, and interview (often optional, but highly recommended).
What is the latest tuition for Bancroft School’s Co-ed student?
The total fee for Bancroft School in 2024 is $49,500, which typically includes tuition, boarding fee, student management fee and a few other fees associated with managing international students.

For more information, please contact school’s admission team at admission@bancroftschool.org .
Where is Bancroft School located?
Bancroft School is located in the State of Massachusetts of USA. The closest major city is Boston, which is about 38 miles away from school. Most families can choose Logan International Airport to travel in and out of school.
How popular is Bancroft School on FindingSchool network?
Based on FindingSchool monthly traffic data as well as onsite search record, Bancroft School is among the most popular schools, within top 146 for all schools on FindingSchool.

Also Bancroft School has been favorited by 166 users.
How to start with an application with Bancroft School?
The first stop is to carefully review the school profile on FindingSchool to learn more about Bancroft School. Most of them are directly provided by the school.

Also it is highly recommended to visit Bancroft School’s official site: http://www.bancroftschool.org or call them at 508-853-2640.
Please share a few nearby schools that are close to Bancroft School?
Yes, here are few: St Peter-marian Catholic Jr-sr High School, Mercy Centre and Nativity School Of Worcester.

The closest major city is Boston. You can find out more schools near Boston here.
What is the FindingSchool rating for Bancroft School?
The overall rating for Bancroft School is A-.

The section ratings of Bancroft School are:
A for Matriculation
B+ for Academics
A- for Extracurriculum
A for Community
B- for Students and Parents reviews
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