Is Matignon High School accredited?

Yes, Matignon High School is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

How many students are currently enrolled in the school?

There are 450 young men and women enrolled in grades 9-12.

What is the average class size at Matignon?

The average class size is 18 students per class.

Is there a dress code at Matignon High School?

Yes.  As a private school, Matignon High School promotes a formal academic environment and has established a dress code policy for its students.

How do I know when my application is complete?

Our Admissions Office will notify you either by phone or email if more information is required.

Is there an application fee?

No, there is no application fee.

What is the deadline to submit my application?

The application deadline is December 14, 2016.  If you are looking to apply after this deadline, Matignon High School does a rolling admissions process and will review your materials on a case by case basis.  Please contact our Admissions Office at 617-876-1212 extension 11 or for more information.


What towns and cities do your students live in?

Our students live in over 35 surrounding cities and towns.  To see a complete list of cities and towns, click here.


How do students get to Matignon?

Located just off of Massachusetts Avenue, we are conveniently located near Rt 2, 16 and 93.  Many of our students carpool as well as use public transportation.  

What is a Shadow Day?

Prospective students are welcome and encouraged to spend a Shadow Day with us during the school year. Each student visitor will be paired with a current student, attend classes, have lunch in our cafeteria and spend the school day at Matignon High School! This is the best opportunity for prospective students to experience an actual day at Matignon High School and meet our students, teachers and staff.

How can I sign up for a Shadow Day?

To take part in our Student Shadow Program, please complete the Student Shadow Form and return to the Admissions Office.
For more information, please contact the Admissions Office at 617-876-1212 extension 11 or

Is financial aid available?

Matignon High School does award a limited amount of financial aid to eligible students.  Financial aid is need based per family.  Matignon High School uses the FACTS tuition program to determine financial need.  Applications for financial aid must be online submitted through the FACTS Grant & Aid Program using at the FACTS website.  Click here to apply.

Note: For 8th grade, priority financial aid applications must be submitted by December 14, 2016.  You may use last year’s tax information to complete the application.

Are scholarships available?

Yes, scholarships are awarded to incoming ninth grade students based on academic performance.  All transcripts, test scores, and personal essays are considered in determining awards.

Do you accept transfer students?

Yes, we accept transfer students on a rolling admissions process.  For more information, click here.

Do students need to pay for books?

Yes, students are responsible for purchasing their own books.  Books are an additional charge and can vary depending on the courses, used/new books, etc.  Each class/teacher requires different textbooks and materials. 
At the end of each academic year, Matignon High School hosts a "Book Buy Back" and students can sell back eligible textbooks to the book company.