Family Discovery Day Open House - January 13, 2019

Join us at 10:30 a.m. on January 13, 2019, for our Family Discovery Day Open House. Get a complete overview of Shore, hear from our Head of School Clair Ward, explore the campus with a community member, and engage our teachers in discussions. This event is perfect for first or repeat visits.

RSVP now. We look forward to seeing you there!

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  • From all-school morning House Meeting to afternoon sports and music, every day at Shore is full of inspiration.
    Shore: A Day in the Life

    From all-school morning House Meeting to afternoon sports and music, every day at Shore is full of inspiration.


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  • 8:1

    Student-faculty ratio; 16:1 average classroom instructional ratio
  • 1,360

    Hours of community service per year by students, faculty, and staff
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    Portion of Upper School students who complete independent study projects

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  • 9

    Number of varsity boys' and girls' athletic teams open to Upper School students
  • 18

    Average number of drama, wellness, movement, and arts classes taught weekly on the stage in the Trustey Family Theatre
  • 5

    Number of bus routes serving Andover, Gloucester, Lexington, Lynnfield, Marblehead, Newburyport and surrounding towns

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  • Sixth graders carried water around the Oval.

    Sixth Grade's Long Walk

    As part of their study of the book A Long Walk to Water, sixth grade history students experience first-hand the challenges of pumping water from a well and carrying it long distances.

Our Community Code

Each school year, Shore students, parents, faculty, and staff sign an agreement to abide by the Shore Community Code. The shared understanding created through this simple action underscores the most distinguishing aspect of Shore: our vital, passionate, instinctive dedication to community.
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Our Program

Beginning in our Pre-K and Kindergarten classrooms and continuing through Grade 9 discussions around the Harkness table, Shore faculty work to inspire independence, creativity, and the spirit of inquiry in every child. Grounded in the liberal arts, Shore’s program nurtures learners who take charge of their own education, who relish the exchange of ideas, and who leap at the opportunity to take risks - all in the knowledge that they are supported by a community dedicated equally to their success and to their happiness.
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Our Campus

The focus of Shore’s 17-acre campus is the flagship Center for Creativity, a state-of-the-art facility that houses the two-story Innovation Lab and the university-quality 375-seat Trustey Family Theatre.

Other highlights include the historic Winslow Building, the modern Dining Hall (including our certified nut-free kitchen), the Rock Gym with 30-foot climbing wall, and the Lower School classrooms that exit directly to sports fields and play areas for physical activity year-round. New in 2017 are dedicated outdoor learning spaces that inspire hands-on exploration and play.
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What Our Families Say

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We invite you to visit us - there’s so much more to discover. Tours and conversations help us learn about your child and understand your goals for her or his education.

We look forward to meeting you!
Shore Country Day School is a Pre-K through Grade 9 coeducational day school located in Beverly, MA. With its emphasis on conceptual, integrated, and creative learning, Shore offers a challenging and stimulating experience for all our students. We recognize the various developmental stages of children as they grow - from Pre-K and the elementary grades to middle and high school - and working in partnership with our families, Shore encourages academic, personal, creative, and physical development consistent with each child's potential. Shore Country Day School's mission is to provide an education that inspires a love of learning and encourages children to embrace academic challenge. We seek to build character, cultivate creativity, and value diversity as we help our children become healthy, compassionate citizens of the world.