Austin Preparatory School

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Address

101 Willow St

Reading, MA 01867

(781) 944-4900

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Grades: 6 - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 704

Students Per Teacher: 7

Parent Reviews

24 Parent Reviews for Austin Preparatory School

My son is now a senior and has been at Austin since the beginning of middle school and I cannot say enough about the wonderful school. Candidly I think the record of almost 100 percent of seniors moving on to 4 years of further education speaks for itself regarding Austin's commitment to education. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/31/15

This school is terrible!!! The expectations are so low and teachers allow students to cheat on tests and homework. I was extremely bored in ALL classes! Students are pompous and entitled. Save your money!

Posted by a other on 08/23/14

Teachers/academics are excellent. Very smart students, lots of homework, tests and quizzes. Probably would not be a good fit for struggling students. Extracurricular activities are good, seem to have more emphasis on sports than arts. New headmaster's focus is questionable. Very focused on trendy ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/25/14

I have really enjoyed my time here so far, everyone here wants to be here and the teachers are always ready to help. People complain there are no clubs but I have clubs 5 days of our six day block schedule. The sports teams have been a great experience.

Posted by a other on 02/06/14

my daughter has been attending this school since middle school and is a senior now. Her experience at Austin has been very disappointing. She has gotten good grades, and gotten into very good colleges; but that is because of what she has done for herself. The school has not prepared her for college ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/23/13

Good school but most people in my opinion "abuse" their power over the children I also think the prices are awful and there isn't good quality food

Posted by a parent on 11/09/13

Austin Prep is has been a wonderful experience for my children, the new principal seems wonderful and is taking this school to an even higher level. Any student will get back what is put into any school or program, but at Austin all the kids are on the same page.. wanting to succeed ! A very good atmosphere ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/18/13

No school is going to be perfect, so please don't be naive in thinking your tuition is going to make your childs educational experience perfect. Like anywhere, what you put in is what you get out. Austin has everything available to you if you take advantage of it. There are great teachers who recognize ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/08/13

My child went here and really disliked the school. The courses were mediocre . You would think the faculty would be more engaging and creative considering the amount of tuition the parents pay. When you and your child interviews with the school come prepared with many questions about the curriculum ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/27/12

Our daughter attended Austin for her seventh grade year. She did very well at Austin, earning straight As. She had excellent teachers and loved going there. The academics were top notch though she reported many cases of students misbehaving with no evidence of punishment. What concerned us was the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/11/12

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School Profile for Austin Preparatory School

Programs
Inter-Scholatics Sports Cross Country, Volleyball, Baseball, Track, Lacrosse, Basketball, General, Golf, Softball, Soccer
Music Music, Band, Choral
English English / Language Arts
Science Science
Computer Science General
Foreign Language French, Russian, Latin, Spanish, Foreign Language
Math Math
Vocational Education Drivers Ed
Arts Art
Fine Arts Dance
Social Studies / Social Sciences American History, Social Studies / Social Sc
Athletics Physical Education

*The resources listed are programs that the institution is staffed to support. Staffing for a program does not guarantee that it will be offered. This content is provided by the institution and may be incomplete. The institution may offer programs not listed here. Please contact the school directly for additional details.

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Reading schools — Austin Preparatory School is located at 101 Willow St, Reading MA 01867. 101 Willow St is in the 01867 ZIP code in Reading, MA Austin Preparatory School is a Private school that serves grade levels 6 - 12.
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