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Thank you for your interest in Groton!
Located in a country setting 45 miles northwest of Boston, Massachusetts,
Groton School has been educating leaders of the United States and beyond
since 1884. Today, inclusion is an important theme at Groton. Students from
a variety of backgrounds bring a wide array of talents to the Groton
Circle. Their common characteristics of kindness, perseverance, and
academic talent shape the family spirit of Groton School.
Groton is one of the few independent schools that need not consider a
family's financial circumstances when making admission decisions. Groton
students come from many different socioeconomic backgrounds. The school
prides itself on combining the resources of a much larger institution with
the expanded opportunities and close relationships typical of smaller