Overview

Brewster Academy, an international leader in secondary education, is widely recognized for its successful innovation in teaching and learning and accelerated student growth in a vigorous, college-preparatory environment. Students work in a multi-level curriculum based on individual mastery, and participate in interactive classes where collaboration is common practice. Competitive athletics, a rich arts curriculum, and an intensive community life program offer exciting opportunities for students. Athletic facilities include a 50,000 square-foot athletics and wellness center featuring a convertible turf floor, a four-lane, 200-meter indoor track, and a fitness center; six playing fields; nine new tennis courts; a boathouse for dry land training for the sailing and crew teams; an indoor rowing tank; and a climbing wall. The 80-acre campus sits on 1/2-mile of shoreline along Lake Winnipesaukee. Proximity to the mountains and coast offer an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities.
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Brewster Academy With Reviews, Requirements 2024 | FindingSchool

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

Boarding Grades: 9-12, PG
Co-ed
Rural
ESL: Yes
Boarding Tuition: $74,900
Day S. Tuition: $37,975
# of Students: 350
Boarding Rate: 1%
Teacher:Student: 1:6%
International Student: 0%
AP Courses: 9
Endowment: $75,429/stu.
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 57%
SAT: 1120/1600
IB: No
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Matriculation

Ranking University/College Students
#3 Stanford University 1
#6 University of Chicago 1
#12 Dartmouth College 1
#13 Brown University 1
#13 Vanderbilt University 1
#18 Columbia University 1
#20 University of California: Berkeley 1
#20 University of California: Los Angeles 1
#22 Emory University 1
#25 New York University 1
#25 University of Southern California 1
#29 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1
#29 Wake Forest University 1
LAC #6 Carleton College 1
#32 Tufts University 1
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#34 University of California: San Diego 1
#36 Boston College 1
#38 University of California: Davis 1
#38 University of Texas at Austin 1
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#44 Tulane University 1
#51 Lehigh University 1
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#51 Spelman College 1
#51 Villanova University 1
#55 Pepperdine University 1
#55 Rhodes College 1
#55 Santa Clara University 1
#55 University of Miami 1
#55 University of Washington 1
LAC #11 Middlebury College 1
#62 George Washington University 1
#62 Syracuse University 1
#62 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 1
#63 St. Olaf College 1
LAC #13 Smith College 1
#67 University of Connecticut 1
#67 University of Massachusetts Amherst 1
#67 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 1
#68 St. Lawrence University 1
#72 American University 1
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#72 Hobart and William Smith Colleges 1
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#72 Southern Methodist University 1
#76 College of Wooster 1
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#83 University of Iowa 1
#85 Lake Forest College 1
#89 Elon University 1
#89 Stonehill College 1
#89 Texas Christian University 1
#89 University of Delaware 1
LAC #18 Barnard College 1
LAC #18 United States Air Force Academy 1
#97 University of South Florida 1
#105 Drexel University 1
#105 Miami University: Oxford 1
#105 Rochester Institute of Technology 1
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#105 University of Denver 1
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#105 University of San Francisco 1
#111 Drew University 1
#111 Ohio Wesleyan University 1
#115 Fairfield University 1
#115 Loyola University Chicago 1
#115 University of South Carolina: Columbia 1
#120 Roanoke College 1
LAC #24 Colby College 1
Arizona State University 1
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#121 University of Kansas 1
#121 University of Vermont 1
#124 Morehouse College 1
LAC #25 Bates College 1
#127 Clarkson University 1
#127 Thomas Jefferson University: East Falls 1
#130 Eckerd College 1
#137 California State University: Long Beach 1
#137 DePaul University 1
#137 George Mason University 1
#137 Seattle University 1
#137 Seton Hall University 1
#137 University of New Hampshire 1
LAC #29 Harvey Mudd College 1
#151 Colorado State University 1
#151 Gordon College 1
#151 San Diego State University 1
LAC #33 Pitzer College 1
#166 Hofstra University 1
#166 Kansas State University 1
#166 Quinnipiac University 1
#166 Xavier University 1
#176 Catholic University of America 1
#176 University of Massachusetts Lowell 1
LAC #36 Mount Holyoke College 1
#182 Belmont University 1
SUNY University at Albany 1
#182 University of Rhode Island 1
LAC #37 Occidental College 1
#194 Chatham University 1
LAC #39 Denison University 1
LAC #39 Lafayette College 1
LAC #39 Skidmore College 1
LAC #39 Trinity College 1
#202 Florida Institute of Technology 1
#202 Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis 1
#202 University of North Carolina at Wilmington 1
#219 Sacred Heart University 1
LAC #45 Furman University 1
#234 Suffolk University 1
#234 University of Hartford 1
#234 University of Massachusetts Boston 1
#234 West Virginia University 1
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#263 Southern Illinois University Carbondale 1
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Lasell College 1
Le Moyne College 1
Lesley University 1
Lincoln College of Technology: Indianapolis 1
Loyola University Maryland 1
Lynn University 1
Maine College of Art 1
Marist College 1
Merrimack College 1
Nazareth College 1
Nichols College 1
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University 1
Norwich University 1
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1
University of Maryland: College Park 1
University of Nebraska - Lincoln 1
University of Prince Edward Island 1
University of Southern Maine 1
University of Tampa 1
Wagner College 1
Washington & Jefferson College 1
Wentworth Institute of Technology 1
West Valley College 1
Western University 1
Westfield State University 1
Wheaton College 1
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AP Courses

(Total 9)
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Macroeconomics
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
Statistics
United States History
European History
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Macroeconomics
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
Statistics
United States History
European History
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Sports

(Total 15)
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Field Hockey
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Mountain Biking
Running
Sailing
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Field Hockey
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Mountain Biking
Running
Sailing
Skiing
Snowboarding
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs

(Total 29)
Brewster Big Friends
NHS
Girls on the Run
Math Club
RAK (Random Acts of Kindness)
Brewster Best Buddies
Wolfeboro Serves
Love Your Body Week
GSA
Yoga
Brewster Big Friends
NHS
Girls on the Run
Math Club
RAK (Random Acts of Kindness)
Brewster Best Buddies
Wolfeboro Serves
Love Your Body Week
GSA
Yoga
Robotics
Interact
ISO (International Student Organization)
Gold Key
Speech and Debate
Game Show Club
Meditation Club
Art Club
Environmental Club
Brain Boost
O.N.E. (One Nationality and Ethnicity)
Climbing
Student Publications
Spanish Club
Tailgate Club
Faith Community
InspirEd
Activities Club
Dining Out
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Arts

(Total 12)
Dance
Music Production
Play Production
Theater
3D Animation
Computer Graphic
Digital Photography
Drawing
Film Production
Pottery
Dance
Music Production
Play Production
Theater
3D Animation
Computer Graphic
Digital Photography
Drawing
Film Production
Pottery
Mixed Media
Stagecraft
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Basic Info

Year Founded: 1820
Campus Size: 91 acres
Boarding Rate: 1%
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation

Application Info

Deadline: 02/01
Interview: Skype, On Campus
School Code:
TOEFL: 8008
SSAT: 1828

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SSAT

Brief Reviews

(Total 19)
4.4/ 5

Detailed Review

(Total 1)
4.0 / 5 Overall
4.0 / 5 Academics
4.0 / 5 Campus
4.0 / 5 Student Life
4.0 / 5 Athletic&Art
5.0 / 5 Transportation

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Frequently Ask Questions about Brewster Academy

Tell me a bit about Brewster Academy.
Brewster Academy is Co-ed private boarding school located in New Hampshire, US. It was founded 1820 , and currently has about 350 students, 0.25% of whom are international students.

For more official information, please visit http://www.brewsteracademy.org.
Does Brewster Academy have rigorous academic requirements?
Brewster Academy is offering 9 AP courses.

Brewster Academy also have 57% of faculties whose degrees are master and above.
Where do Brewster Academy students typically go for their colleges?
Based on the most recent matriculation data, 2.48% go to top 50 US universities and colleges*, 3.36% go to top 25, and about 0.53% go to Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Stanford and MIT.

*Ranking is based on the 2024 US News College Ranking.
What is the application requirement for Brewster Academy?
Similar to most private schools in the US, Brewster Academy’s typical admission requirements include school transcript, recommendation letter, application essay, and interview (often optional, but highly recommended).
What is the latest tuition for Brewster Academy’s Co-ed student?
The total fee for Brewster Academy in 2024 is $78,850 , 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 admissions@brewsteracademy.org .
Where is Brewster Academy located?
Brewster Academy is located in the State of New Hampshire of USA.
How popular is Brewster Academy on FindingSchool network?
Based on FindingSchool monthly traffic data as well as onsite search record, Brewster Academy is among the most popular schools, within top 101 for all schools on FindingSchool.

Also Brewster Academy has been favorited by 262 users.
How to start with an application with Brewster Academy?
The first stop is to carefully review the school profile on FindingSchool to learn more about Brewster Academy. Most of them are directly provided by the school.

Also it is highly recommended to visit Brewster Academy’s official site: http://www.brewsteracademy.org or call them at 603 569-7200.
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What is the FindingSchool rating for Brewster Academy?
The overall rating for Brewster Academy is B.

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