Alexander Twilight Academy student pointing at herself

Our Impact

At ATA, we couple educational best practices with leadership development in an intimate environment that precipitates maximum growth. We aim to create a ripple effect such that each student we support serves as a catalyst for change in their community.

High School Outcomes

Total aid awarded to ATA’s 2022-2023 8th grade class for 4 years of high school at some of the top independent schools in the nation
Avg. yearly financial aid grant awarded per student by a high school
Avg. 4-year financial aid grant awarded per student by a high school
Avg. annual out-of-pocket cost per family. 63% of families have an annual tuition contribution of $0.

In addition to the financial aid awarded to cover the cost of tuition, schools have provided supplemental funding to ensure that ATA students will be able to fully access all that the school has to offer, including:

Books and school supplies

A computer or iPad

A monthly stipend for personal expenses

Music lessons

Study abroad, service learning trips, and sports team trips

Transportation to and from school

Room & board for families visiting during Family Weekend

Closing the Opportunity Gap

At ATA, we’ve proven that we can close the achievement gap in weeks, not years. If every school in Massachusetts was able to achieve the same growth in a year that ATA did in six weeks, the achievement gap would be closed. In just six weeks of virtual learning, Alexander Twilight Academy Students:

Change in score in English Language Arts
Change in score in Math
On average, ATA students increased their total Math scores to a 91% which is classified as Advanced (90-100%) on the MCAS.
Students had 100% virtual attendance during the 2020-2021 school year.
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