Bement School

Deerfield
, MA
Location
Junior (Through Grade 9)
Age
College Prep
Focus
Co-Ed
Gender
225
Students
23%
Boarding
Formal
Dress Code From most to least formal:
Uniform, Formal, Casual, Informal.
16
Sports
1925
Year Founded

Description

The Bement School, founded in 1925 and located in historic Deerfield, MA, is a co-educational junior boarding and day school serving 220 students in grades kindergarten through grade 9.  Boarding is offered for grades 3-9. Bement’s secondary school preparatory curriculum motivates and challenges students with rigorous learning. Bement students flourish in a renowned fine arts program and competitive athletic offerings. Bement actively seeks an academically diverse, international, and multicultural student body. Students and adults at Bement work together to create a climate of acceptance, kindness, and challenge in which the academic, creative, physical, and emotional growth of each child is nurtured and realized. Students are well prepared at Bement and go on to attend Deerfield, NMH, Williston, Andover, Milton, Suffield, Choate, Hotchkiss, Taft, Berkshire, Loomis Chaffee, Ethel Walkers, Lawrenceville, Peddie, and Blair among others. Signature programs include mini-term, Pine Hill Outdoor Education Center, daily fine arts and athletics for every student all year.

Unique Characteristics

Mini-term provides students an opportunity for a deep dive into a single topic for three weeks each winter. Pine Hill Outdoor Education Center, located on 12 acres, provide a backdrop for science, art, and English classes as well as a space for outdoor exploration.

School Matriculation These are the handful of schools or colleges where students have most frequently matriculated.

  • Philips Academy, Andover
  • Deerfield Academy
  • Northfield Mount Hermon
  • Berkshire School
  • Hotchkiss School

Academics

Trimesters
Schedule
ESL Programs
Summer Programs
No Saturday Classes

Admissions

SSAT Required
Rolling Application Deadline
Preferred Application Platform
SSAT SAO

Student Body

225
Students
Co-Ed
Gender
Boarding
0%
International
0%
Students
of Color
0%
International Students From The countries with the largest number of students at the school.

China, Korea, Hong Kong, Japan, Mexico, Columbia, Canada, Peru, Chile, Ecuador, Romania, Georgia, Philippines.

Location

Address94 Old Main Street, P.O. Box 8, Deerfield, MA 01432
Nearby Airports

Bradley International Airport: 1 hour

Boston Logan Airport: 2 hours

Campus Size30 Acres

Contact Information

Kimberly Caldwell Loughlin
Admissions Director
Michael Schloat
Head of School
413-774-7061
Phone