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The Independent School Advantage

When it comes to researching educational choices for children, there are several options to consider, including: public, charter, faith-based and independent (private) schools.

Knowing what separates independent schools from other schools can be helpful when selecting the best match between a child's unique strengths and a school's mission, philosophy and culture. 

Below, you'll find information about independent schools, including 5 important reasons that an independent school should be on your consideration list when reviewing options for your family.

Kindergarten Child Developing Fine Motor Skills in Class


Opportunities to Visit Tower.

A campus visit can provide a valuable lens through which to experience the culture, opportunities and community of a school. 

  attend an event on campus.

Secondary School Bound

Congratulations to the Class of 2021 for their acceptances into the following secondary schools and local high schools.

Pingree School Logo
The Governor's Academy
IMG Academy
St. Paul's School
Kimball Union logo
Marblehead High School
Brewster Academy Logo
Tabor Academy logo
Brooks School logo
St. John's Prep Logo
Swampscott High School
Loomis Chaffee logo
Proctor School logo
Bishop Fenwick Logo
Austin Prep
Academy at Penguin Hall
Beverly High School
Clark School
St. Mary's
Waring School
Tower gave me the foundation I needed for high school and later for college. My teachers  pushed me to be responsible and hardworking, but also offered as much help as I needed when I was struggling.  

Ali McEachern, Tower Alumna, Boston University Student and Student Manager of Men’s Ice Hockey