CA at a Glance

General

Grades 9-12
Student-Teacher Ratio 6:1
Typical Class Size 12 students
Campus Size 39 acres
Number of Buildings 29
Volumes in Library 20,000 (+)
Interscholastic Sports 23
Intramural Sports 6
Student Clubs and Organizations 70 (+)

Enrollment

Total 363
Boarding 152
Day 211

Student Profile

Current students come from ten countries and territories and fifteen states.

Male 47%
Female 53%
U.S. Students of Color 24%
International Students 10%

Admissions Statistics

Applications Submitted for 2011–12 760
Admitted for 2011–12 33%
New Students Entering 2011–12 101
From Public or Charter Schools 39%
From Private, Parochial, or Foreign Schools 60%
Homeschooled 1%

SAT Scores

Class of 2011

Critical Reading Middle 50% Range=650-740 Mean=690
Math Middle 50% Range=640-750 Mean=691
Writing Middle 50% Range=640-750 Mean=691

College Matriculation

Number of different colleges and universities at which CA graduates have matriculated in the last five years (2007–11) 134

Tuition 2011–12

Boarding $48,050
Day $38,850

Financial Aid

Financial aid grants range from $1,000 to the full tuition.

Current Students Receiving Aid 25%
Average Financial Aid Grant $36,113

Faculty Profile

Total 63
Full-time 46%
Part-time 54%
Male 45%
Female 55%

Degrees Held by Faculty

PhD 13%
Master’s 74%
Bachelor’s 13%

Alumnae/i

Total 4,950 (+)

Revenue and Expenses

Operating Budget $20 million

Endowment

Approximate value of investments in endowment $55 million

Head of School

Richard G. Hardy

Board of Trustees

  • John J. Moriarty P’02, ’05, ’07
    President
    Winchester, MA
  • Amelia Lloyd McCarthy ’89
    First Vice President
    Brookline, MA
  • Fay Lampert Shutzer, PhD ’65
    Second Vice President
    New York, NY
  • Jeffrey L. Eberle P’99, ’04
    Treasurer
    Concord, MA
  • Lisa Frusztajer ’80, P’10
    Secretary
    Lexington, MA
  • Richard G. Hardy
    Head of School, Dresden Endowed Chair
    Concord, MA
  • Elizabeth Ballantine ’66
    McLean, VA
  • Paul S. Barth, PhD P’06, ’10
    Lexington, MA
  • W. Anthony Brooke P’07, ’09, ’13
    Weston, MA
  • Frances Savoia Brown P’04. ’14
    Concord, MA
  • Amy Cammann Cholnoky ’73
    Darien, CT
  • Silvia Gosnell, PhD P’10
    Cambridge, MA
  • Sandra Willett Jackson ’61
    Washington, DC
  • Althea S. Kaemmer P’09, ’12
    Concord, MA
  • Peter H. Mattoon P'13
    Weston, MA
  • Mervan F. Osborne
    Cambridge, MA
  • Neil E. Rasmussen P'10, '15
    Concord, MA
  • Katharine Rea Schmitt '62, P'88, past faculty
    Westport, MA
  • Lowell S. Smith P’05, ’08
    Concord, MA
  • Jorge Solares-Parkhurst ’94
    Bedford Corners, NY
  • Kelsey Dailey Stratton ’99
    Cambridge, MA
  • Kim Williams P’08, ’14
    Newbury, MA

Life Trustees

  • John E. Abele P’86, ’87, ’90
    Shelburne, VT
  • Kathleen Fisk Ames ’65, P’95
    Brookline, MA
  • Marion Freeman ’69
    Freeport, ME
  • Linden Havemeyer Wise ’70
    New York, NY