• Entrepreneurship Assembly

    Olivia Sabine '97 Encourages Students to Lead the System to Change the System

    Sabine shared wisdom and lessons with students about what she has learned along her journey.

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  • create + innovate

    CA Labs Opening Celebration

    On September 30, the Concord Academy community celebrated science and the opening of our new CA Labs building.

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  • Video

    About Concord Academy

    What is being a student at Concord Academy like? What is the community like? What difference has it made in your life? We asked a few CA students these questions – and loved what they had to say.

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  • Welcome to CA

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    If you're interested in applying to CA, you can find out more about how to schedule a tour, or how to contact one of our admissions officers.

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Concord Academy is a coeducational, independent, college preparatory boarding and day school for students in grades 9 – 12, in historic Concord, Massachusetts. CA students are self-motivated, love learning, and are ready to take full advantage of CA’s academic, artistic, athletic, social, and cultural opportunities.


Surprising Truths

  • Surprising Truth #1


    Some of our most unforgettable learning happens beyond the classroom.

    Whether it’s around town or in another country, our teachers bring students to fascinating places.

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  • Surprising Truth #2


    Engineering is one of the top college majors of our graduates.

    The ten colleges CA graduates enroll in most frequently include MIT, Brown, Columbia, and Yale.

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  • Surprising Truth #3


    Our students excel on AP tests.

    Not bad for a school that doesn't even offer AP classes.

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  • Surprising Truth #4

    No Labeling

    There's no labeling our students.

    One word is not enough to capture their wide-ranging interests.

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  • Surprising Truth #5

    First Names

    Their first day here, students are calling teachers by their first names.

    Years after commencement, no matter where they are, our graduates maintain close ties to the CA community.

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Surprising Truth #4

No Labeling

There's no labeling our students.

One word is not enough to capture their wide-ranging interests.

For more click here.
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CA News and Stories

  • We are very pleased to announce that Sally Zimmerli has accepted our offer to... more
  • When Olivia Sabine ‘97 was a student at Concord Academy, she felt like... more
  • This year’s mock trial case eerily echoes recent headlines from a shooting at... more
  • Head of school Rick Hardy sent the below message to the entire school.... more
  • On Monday, January 16, 2017, the CA community gathered to honor the legacy... more
  • The fall mainstage production of Sophocles’ Antigone considers the value of an individual life in... more
  • Scholar-activist and former Green Party vice-presidential nominee Rosa Clemente urged CA students to... more
  • As I have many times before, I also turned to this community and... more
  • CA celebrated as on home fields and courts the boys’ and girls’ cross-country,... more
  • More than 40 alumnae/i from the classes of 2006 and 2011 returned to... more
  • As the Concord Academy community gathered on campus on September 30 to celebrate... more
  • At this year’s Convocation, Dean of Faculty Jenny Chandler gave a heartfelt and... more
  • More than 350 alumnae/i, former and current faculty, and friends of Concord Academy gathered...more
  • The ACA–NE has honored CA Summer Camp director Greg Jutkiewicz’s commitment to developing...more
  • CA’s track and field, girls’ varsity tennis, and coed Ultimate Frisbee teams showed...more
50% & 50%Male & Female Identified
39Acres Campus Size
6:1Student-Teacher Ratio


Chapel Quotation

“I’ve come to the conclusion that there’s no such thing as perfection, but there is such a thing as joy.”

~Joe LaRocca ’17