Berwick in Action | Friday, January 11

Come experience a day at Berwick while classes are in session. This event is for parents and students Pre-K through grade 12. Engage with our students and teachers, learn about our innovative programming, and get a feel for what our community is like during the school day. Click below for dates and to RSVP.
Additional Information

Tuition and Financial Aid

Berwick Academy’s financial aid budget of over $4.6 million reflects the school’s commitment to providing access to the best PK–12 school in the Seacoast for qualified students.
We believe that financial need should never discourage a student from inquiring about Berwick Academy or from applying for admission or financial aid. Over 40% of our students receive financial aid, and our Schleyer Scholarship program offers additional need-based support for selected students.

Berwick seeks students who embody its core values of excellence, balance, integrity, and stretching through engagement in pursuit of our mission – promoting virtue and useful knowledge for the rising generations. We also strive to be an inclusive community that values diversity and celebrates individual differences.

For more information please contact: Colleen A. Meader | Executive Assistant to the Head of School & Director of Financial Aid | (207) 384-6398 | cmeader@berwickacademy.org

Admission Events

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    Berwick Community Skating Party

    Lace up your ice skates and join Berwick Academy at Strawbery Banke’s Labrie Family Skating at Puddle Dock Pond in Portsmouth, NH.
    Open to children and adults of all ages, this event is free (including skate rentals for all sizes!) for all current and prospective families. For more info about Puddle Dock Pond, click here: http://www.strawberybanke.org/skate.cfm
    Warm up inside with a hot chocolate and a snack at the Figtree Kitchen Cafe.
    Please RSVP with Sarah Gurry in Admissions at sgurry@berwickacademy.org or 207.384.6301.
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Tuition Rates 2018-19

Tuition is set annually and approved by Berwick's Board of Trustees. Generally, there is an annual tuition increase between 3–5%.

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  • $8,300

    (half day, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.)
  • $11,800

    (extended day – optional, 8 a.m. – 3:05 p.m.)
  • $23,000

  • $26,000

    Grades 1 to 4
  • $31,250

    Grades 5 to 8
  • $38,500

    Grades 9 to PG
  • $49,000

    5-Day Boarding Program
  • $55,000

    7-Day Boarding Program

Schleyer Scholarship

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  • Are you a Schleyer Scholar?

    In order to ensure that more students of the Seacoast are able to experience a Berwick education, we offer the Mary Z. Schleyer Scholarship in addition to the $4.2M we give in Financial Aid. This need-based scholarship provides full tuition to two new students entering ninth grade each year. Each student grant will be renewed through graduation if the student maintains an outstanding academic, social, and extra-curricular record.
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Berwick Academy, situated on an 80-acre campus just over one hour north of Boston, serves 600 students, Pre-Kindergarten through grade 12, from Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine. Deeply committed to its mission of promoting virtue and useful knowledge, Berwick Academy empowers students to be creative and bold. Berwick strives to graduate alumni who shape their own learning, take risks, ask thoughtful questions, and come to understand and celebrate their authentic selves. Founded in 1791 and rooted in a tradition of college preparation, our culture of innovation prepares students for a complex and dynamic world.