Our campus is conveniently located in Worcester, Massachusetts – New England’s second largest city less than 1 hour from Boston and 2.5 hours from New York City.  Students experience the vitality, diversity and excitement of this city rich in heritage, culture and the arts.  Additionally, our proximity to world-renowned educational institutions provide learning opportunities beyond the classroom that challenge young minds and nurture academic success.

Read what The New York Times says about Worcester and why Parenting magazine ranked Worcester in their Top 10 Best Cities for Families.

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Nearby Airports

  • Driving Distance from Worcester:  1 hour
  • Toll free:  1-800-23-LOGAN
  • Airlines:  American, Delta, Frontier (formerly MidWest), JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit, Swiss, United, U.S. Airways, Virgin America and others.  This is the airport used most by families coming to Worcester Academy.  The airport is 1 hour directly east of Worcester, and there are convenient airport limousine services that shuttle travelers from Boston to Worcester.
  • Driving Distance from Worcester Academy:  15 minutes (~8 miles)
  • Toll free:  1-888-FLY-WORC (1-888-359-9672)
  • Airline:  JetBlue flies direct to Orlando, FL and Fort Lauderdale, FL on a daily basis.  Connecting flights are also available from those cities.
T. F. GREEN AIRPORT, Providence, RI
  • Driving Distance from Worcester:  1 hour
  • Toll free:  1-888-268-7222
  • Airlines: AirCanada, Delta, Southwest, United, U.S. Airways??This airport is becoming increasingly popular and is 1 hour southeast of Worcester. It is an easy trip by car and is also served by convenient limousine services.
  • Driving Distance from Worcester: 1 hour, 20 minutes
  • Toll free:  1-888-624-1533
  • Airlines:  AirCanada, American, American Eagle, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, United, U.S. Airways, and others. This airport is a little bit further than 1 hour away from Worcester, but it is generally an easy trip by car.

Worcester Attractions

Residential boarding can be a life-changing experience. In addition to expanded opportunities for academic, personal, and social enrichment on campus, the city of Worcester beckons with a diverse spectrum of cultural, historic, and recreational activities. Read what The New York Times says about Worcester and why Parenting magazine ranked Worcester in their Top 10 Best Cities for FamiliesHere are just a few of the places that Worcester Academy students enjoy:

Mechanics Hall- one of world's finest concert halls
Old Sturbridge Village - one of the country’s oldest and largest living history museums
Tuckerman Hall - Home to Massachusetts Symphony Orchestra
Worcester Magazine - Worcester’s cutting edge weekly news magazine
The City of Worcester is on the rise and garnering attention from the businesses, investors and families.  Parenting Magazine recently ranked Worcester as the 7th Best City for Families.  While Worcester is ranked #3 among the top 100 US metropolitan are

Suggested Limousine Services

  • Out-of-state: 1-800-822-5456
  • In-state: 1-800-227-7005
  • General:  508-839-6252
  • Toll Free: 1-800-660-0992
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WORCESTER ACADEMY® is a co-ed day and boarding school for grades 6 to 12 and postgraduates. Our urban setting, diverse community, and innovative curriculum provide each student with unique opportunities for self-discovery, academic achievement, and personal empowerment.

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