Concord Academy - Independent Boarding and Day School
  • Taking CTRL

    First Annual Technology Conference for Female and Nonbinary Students

    From coding to career advice, Concord Academy’s first student-organized Women in Technology conference engaged participants in thought-provoking discussion and hands-on experiences.

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  • What the Spotlight Shows

    2018–19 Hall Fellow Josh Duboff '04 on Celebrity Journalism

    Josh shared his insights into reporting on entertainment and popular culture as Concord Academy’s 2018–19 Hall Fellow on March 27 and 28.

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  • Campus Life

    Improvements to Student Houses Revitalize CA’s Living and Learning Environment

    The CA community’s investment in the school’s residential houses is already making a significant difference in advancing CA’s mission.

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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

  • From June 7 through June 9, CA welcomed more than 200 alumnae/i and... more
  • On May 31, a day of hope and promise, Concord Academy celebrated its... more
  • Culminating a deep dive into what goes into making museum exhibitions, students in... more
  • Why do we give attention to people who are coming out as trans... more
  • On May 15, acclaimed poet Claudia Rankine brought to life the experience of... more
  • “I’ve always been greatly interested in the trappings of celebrity,” says Josh Duboff... more
  • From coding to career advice, Concord Academy’s first Women in Technology (CA WiT)... more
  • I am very pleased to announce that Laura Twichell ’01 has agreed to... more
  • A charismatic opera singer and Boston University graduate student, Tai Oney became CA’s... more
  • Hari Kondabolu doesn’t usually play high school auditoriums. Watching the acclaimed comedian work... more
  • The Community and Equity assembly on November 15 was a high point in... more
  • On November 8, 2018–19 Davidson Lecturer Patsy Aldana ’64 spoke at CA about the... more
  • On the evening of October 20, a group of Concord Academy faculty, alumnae/i,... more
  • On October 2, Mark Berger ’06 gave a talk hours before CA’s opening... more
  • The powerful independent documentary films that Catherine Saalfield Gund ’83 has created over... more
6:1Student-Teacher Ratio
50% & 50%Male & Female Identified
39Acres Campus Size