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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 Placement 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. 4-year financial aid grant awarded per student by a high school
Avg. yearly financial aid grant awarded per student by a high school
of Alexander Twilight Academy’s Cohort One applicants have been placed in independent day and boarding schools
of families having an annual tuition contribution of $0
Avg. annual out-of-pocket cost per family
100% of ATA's Cohort One applicants were accepted to more than 20 top high schools with financial aid:

Belmont Hill School

Boston College High School

Boston Latin Academy

Boston Latin School

Boston University Academy

Brooks School

Buckingham Browne & Nichols

Cambridge School of Weston

Cathedral High School

Choate Rosemary Hall

Commonwealth School

Concord Academy

Dana Hall School

Deerfield Academy

Ethel Walker School

Groton School

Hotchkiss School

John D. O'Bryant School of Mathematics and Science

Meridian Academy

Middlesex School

Milton Academy

Noble & Greenough School

Northfield Mount Hermon School

Phillips Academy Andover

Phillips Exeter Academy

Roxbury Latin School

St. Paul's School

Thayer Academy

Winsor School

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 access the following:

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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