The Knox School
142 students (grades 7-12); 40% international
30 faculty; 62% with advanced degrees
100% university placement including Boston University, Ohio State University, Rutgers University, State University of New York, University of Connecticut among others.
Advanced Placement: Biology, Calculus AB & BC, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, Environmental Science, French, Physics, Psychology, Statistics, US History
Honors: Calculus II, French IV & V
Knox utilizes the standard grading system: A=90-100; B=80-89; C=70-79; D=65-69; F=0-64. Grades are issued on a trimester basis with parents receiving reports at the middle and end of each trimester.
The minimum graduation requirements for grades 9-12 are as follows:
English - 4 credits
History - 4 credits
Mathematics - 3 credits
(Algebra I, Algebra II,Geometry)
Lab Science - 3 credits
(Biology, Physical Science & an additional lab science)
World Languages - 3 credits
(Consecutive in one language)
Electives - 3 credits
Visual and Performing Arts - 1 credit
Health & Wellness - 0.5 credit
World Languages offered: Chinese, French, Spanish
SAT/ACT Scores: Average SAT score - 1718
The Knox School is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
Sports: Basketball, Crew, Cross-country, Equestrian, Fencing, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball
Studio Art, Ceramics, Chamber Ensemble, Dance, Media Arts, Photography, Theater, Vocal Ensemble
Clubs and Activities: Diversity Club, Knox Experience, Model United Nations, Roseleaves (Yearbook), Scribblers (Literary Magazine), Sign Language Club, Student Council, Yearbook
Academic center, 3 athletic fields, Cross-country course, 2 dormitories, Fitness center, Riding ring, Stable, Swimming pool, Tennis courts
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ESL courses: High Beginner ESL, Low Intermediate ESL, Intermediate ESL, High Intermediate ESL, Advanced ESL, Advanced ESL II