List of 11 items.

  • Students

    Pre-K (17), Kindergarten (25), Grade 1 (24), Grades 2 (24), Grade 3 (29) Grade 4 (29), Grade 5 (27), Grade 6 (24)
  • Demographics

    103 girls, 96 boys, 27% of enrolled students self-identify as students of color, 27 towns are represented in Tenacre's student body
  • Teachers

    Tenacre has 39 teachers who work with 199 students in the classroom.
  • Math

    In addition to direct daily math instruction, students practice math skills as part of their morning work and through games and projects.
  • Reading

    Students are taught reading daily in small flexible groups. Students are given direct instruction in spelling, handwriting, and grammar throughout the grades.
  • Spanish

    Students start to learn Spanish in pre-kindergarten
  • Special Subjects

    Students in every grade participate in Special Subject classes: science, Spanish, art, music, tech & innovation, library, P.E.
  • Interscholastic Athletics

    Fifth and sixth graders participate on interscholastic sports teams in the fall, winter, and spring (soccer, flag football, cross country, basketball, baseball and softball) as part of the Physical Education program.
  • After-School

    Tenacre offers an after-school program for pre-kindergarten through grade 6.
  • Tuition

    Between $33,080 for pre-kindergarten and $46,520 for grade 6.
  • Financial Aid

    Financial Aid: just over $1 million offered to 20% of students for the 2023-2024 school year.


Tenacre is affiliated with the following organizations:

  • Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
  • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
  • Education Records Bureau (ERB)
  • Secondary School Admission Test Board (SSATB)
  • Elementary School Heads Association (ESHA)


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