Fontbonne Academy is a secondary school for young women sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Boston.

Founded upon a Catholic, Western intellectual and spiritual tradition, today Fontbonne welcomes students of all faiths as they prepare for life in a global community. For each student, the goal upon graduation is that she will have discovered the true reach of her abilities and be thoroughly prepared for higher learning, with foundational skills and knowledge to support high academic achievement in a college curriculum; she will have had spiritual experience and education that open her to the world heritage of humankind's search for God; and she will have had a social experience and education in a diverse community that prepares her to live and work among peoples of many cultures.

Fontbonne's academic program, co-curricular activities, and daily life seek to instill in young women qualities of leadership, intellectual openness, social connection, and spiritual strength that will support the widest range of personal and professional choices they might make. We believe our education confers as its highest attainments wisdom and grace to live fully and courageously in a challenging world.

Fontbonne at a Glance

  • Fontbonne Academy is a Catholic, secondary school for young women.
  • Fontbonne Academy is a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston.
  • The campus is located at 930 Brook Road in Milton, Massachusetts, and is accessible by public transportation.
  • Fontbonne Academy offers a rigorous, college preparatory program yielding a 100% acceptance rate into four-year colleges.
  • There are over 60 faculty and staff members, many with one or more advanced degrees in their field.
  • There are 26 active clubs, 13 competitive athletic teams. Many of these teams compete at the State Championship level.
  • Many students from China, Korea, and Vietnam are currently studying at Fontbonne Academy.
  • Fontbonne Academy offers an exchange program with sister schools in Argentina and France.
  • The Class of 2016 was offered more than $17.7 million (avg. $190,000 per student) in college scholarships and grants from the colleges to which they applied.
  • New students participate in an orientation and big sister program to help with the transition from middle to high school environments.
  • Tuition for the 2017-2018 school year is $16,600.
  • Scholarships are available for students who excel in their academic pursuits.
  • Financial aid is available. Awards vary based on need.
Fontbonne Academy is a private, Catholic college-preparatory day school for girls in grades 9 through 12, located in Milton, MA. It is a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston.

Fontbonne Academy

930 Brook Road, Milton, MA 02186
Phone: (617) 696-3241 | Fax: (617) 696-7688