About

Shore at a Glance

Location
Beverly, Massachusetts, on a 17-acre campus serving families from 40 different communities and two states

Students
405 boys and girls in grades Pre-K through Grade 9

Faculty
  • 54 full-time, 4 part-time, 6 administrators; 60% of Faculty have Master's degrees
  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 8:1

Class Sizes
  • Pre-K: 18 students, 1 homeroom, 3 teachers
  • Kindergarten: 34 students, 2 homerooms, 2 teachers per room
  • Grades 1 & 2: 40 students, 2 homerooms, 2 teachers per room
  • Grade 3 & 4: 42 students, 2 homerooms, 1.5 teachers per room
  • Grade 5: 48 students, 3 homerooms, 1 teacher per room
  • Grades 6-8: 50-55 students, 3-4 groups, full departmentalization
  • Grade 9: 20-25 students, 2-3 groups, full departmentalization
Facilities
  • All science classes in Pre-K through Grade 9 are taught in science laboratories.
  • All of the arts, music, drama, library, and physical education are taught in specialized classrooms or facilities.
 
Other resources include:
  • Library Resource Center
  • 5 science laboratories
  • Lower and Upper School art studios
  • 375-seat Trustey Family Theatre
  • Innovation Lab
  • iPad carts for each grade level and special subjects for students in Pre-K through Grade 3, student-assigned Chromebooks for Grade 4, student-assigned MacBook Air program for Grades 5-9, and a digital studio iMac lab with Adobe Creative Suite editing tools for all students and faculty
  • Classrooms outfitted with integrated a/v systems, including SmartBoards, projectors, Apple TVs, document cameras, and interactive white boards
  • 6 playing fields
  • 2 playgrounds
  • 2 gymnasiums
  • Project Adventure ropes course
  • Rock climbing wall