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JohnUpper | Madison, CT

“What’s beautiful about our makerspace—we call it The Nest—is that it democratizes making. Anybody can do this. Being a maker isn’t about the equipment—the 3D printers, the vinyl cutters. It’s a mindset. You’re an entrepreneur. You see a need, and you respond to it.”

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Student Population

Student Population

Students from

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49

Countries

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42

States/Territories

46%

Students receive
financial aid

  • 47
  • 53

46%

Students receive
financial aid

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12 years

of need-blind admission

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300+

courses with

150

electives

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13

students in the
average class

60+

interscholastic teams in

21

different sports

400+

students engaged in community engagement programs each term

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21

miles to Boston

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10

minute walk to the
town of Andover

A Day in the Life

Be Curious About Everything

Fully Supporting Students

EDUCATOR & THOUGHT LEADER

Action with Accountability

At A Glance

Learning at Andover   

Intensely interactive and distinct courses

Need-Blind Admission   

Meeting 100% of each student’s demonstrated financial need

Leadership   

Meet Dr. Raynard Kington, our 16th Head of School

Equity & Inclusion   

Reaffirming our priorities with an expanded call to action

Headlines From Campus

Dr. Raynard Kington
Leading with empathy

Meet Phillips Academy’s 16th Head of School, Dr. Raynard S. Kington, MD, PhD, P’24

Classroom
Andover completes $1.2 million challenge for equity and inclusion

Commitment continues on this mission-driven priority

Sophie
A new learning paradigm

The Workshop offers an immersive and interdisciplinary approach

fake news
Reality check

Preserving the truth in an age of disinformation