CATS Academy Boston

2001 Washington Street
Braintree, MA 02184
CATS Boston is not just a school; it's a place where students find a second family, making their educational journey an enriching and unforgettable experience.
With our vibrant multicultural community, we offer students locally and from around the world a nurturing environment where they can thrive academically and personally.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 8-12, PG
  • Enrollment: 380 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $73,000
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $40,000
  • Acceptance rate: 70%
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

CATS Academy Boston ranks among the top 20 boarding schools (out of 288 schools) for:

School Overview

Definition of Terms | 2023 School Data
CATS Academy Boston
Boarding School Avg.
School Focus
College Preparatory
College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding)
8-12, PG
School Type
Religious Affiliation
Year Founded
Campus Size
24 acres
130 acres

Student Body

380 students
314 students
% Students of Color
% International Students
% Students Boarding
Offers Post-Grad Year

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes
Classroom Dress Code
Student attire must be in good repair, fit properly, and be clear of any disrespectful language or images.
Average Class Size
14 students
* National Avg. »18
Student : Teacher Ratio
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered
ESL Courses Offered
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
Summer Program Offered
Summer Program Details

Tuition Cost

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
(Includes tuition and boarding fees)
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
Yearly Tuition
(5 Day Boarding)
% Students on Financial Aid
Merit Scholarships Offered

Acceptance Rate

Application Deadline
None / Rolling
Jan. 15
Acceptance Rate
Director of Admissions
Amber Gunther
Associate Director of Admissions
Isabelle van Zyl



Total Extracurricular Organizations
Club or Organization:
Art Club, Band, Bible Study, Coding Club, Community Service Club, Diversity Alliance, Economics Club, Fashion Club, Fitness Club, French Club, Geek Squad, Green Club, Innovation Lab, Math Club, Media Center, Model UN, Musical Theatre, Newspaper, SAT Prep, Weight Room

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Music, Photography, Studio Art

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Badminton Club, Golf, Mile Maker, Rock Climbing, Tennis, Volleyball

College Matriculation

10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)

School Notes

  • With a strong sense of community embedded into our culture and ethos, our staff are fully emersed in developing and delivering our beliefs outside of the classroom. Each day our students are growing, developing, and maturing into positive, contributing global citizens of today's society.
  • Our welcoming and challenging learning environment ensures that you have everything you need to succeed academically, while also expanding your interests to become the well-rounded candidate universities and colleges look for.
  • To prepare you fully for success on your journey to university or college, the programs we offer are demanding but rewarding, and experienced college counselors will support and guide your applications to ensure you showcase your strengths.
  • We offer a wide range of engaging and exciting extracurricular activities to enable you to develop interests beyond the classroom.
  • CATS Academy Boston accreditations: New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does CATS Academy Boston cost?
CATS Academy Boston's tuition is approximately $73,000 for boarding students and $40,000 for day students.
What is the acceptance rate of CATS Academy Boston?
The acceptance rate of CATS Academy Boston is 70%, which is higher than the boarding school average of 60%.
What sports does CATS Academy Boston offer?
CATS Academy Boston offers 13 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Cross Country Running, Dance, Golf, Ice Hockey, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee and Volleyball.
Does CATS Academy Boston offer a summer program?
Yes, CATS Academy Boston offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What is CATS Academy Boston's ranking?
CATS Academy Boston ranks among the top 20 boarding schools for High percentage of international students.
When is the application deadline for CATS Academy Boston?
The application deadline for CATS Academy Boston is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Class of 2017
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
The school is super international, with students from over 35 countries around the world. At CATS, I was able to learn more about other culture from my friends and sometimes from teachers, as well. My. . .
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 8-12, PG
  • Enrollment: 380 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $73,000
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $40,000
  • Acceptance rate: 70%
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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