Kingsley at a Glance
Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, Kingsley is a premier, independent day school guided by a unique blend of Montessori philosophy and innovative programming. With a growing enrollment of 325 students in Toddler through Sixth Grade, Kingsley offers a dynamic, individualized education that strives to make the most of each student’s unique gifts and creative interests. Our progressive and experiential program offers a rigorous academic curriculum, which includes vast offerings in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) as well as Visual and Performing Arts.
Children who complete our Early Childhood program excel in our Elementary School. Our graduating students move on to top public and private schools, and our students perform exceptionally well on standardized tests–ranking 30% above the national average. We invite you to visit us and learn more about our community.
Type Co-educational day school
Year Founded 1991
Grades Toddler through Sixth Grade
Total Enrollment 325 students, ages two through twelve
Geographic Representation Kingsley draws families from 43 communities and over 30 countries
Extended Day $28,460
Lower Elementary $30,630
Upper Elementary $32,080
Ages and Hours Children need to be two years old by September 1 to enroll in our Toddler Program and three years old to enroll in our Preschool 3 Program. Morning programs meet from 8:30 - 11:45 a.m. Kindergarten through Sixth Grade hours are 8:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Financial Aid Financial aid is available for qualified students in Kindergarten through Sixth Grade. Applications are processed by The School and Student Service for Financial aid and reviewed by Kingsley’s Financial Aid Committee. Applications are due by January 15.
Faculty 46 full time, 2 part time
Faculty with advanced degrees 56%
Co-Curricular Subjects Visual and Performing Arts, Science, Technology, Spanish, Physical Education, Library, Academic Support
Extracurricular Programs After School, Enrichment, and Summertime