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The Pike School

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Posted May 2, 2011

I currently attend The Pike School. I absolutely adore the vigorous curriculum that takes you and brings you to places where you can succeed. Lots of students go off to pristine private schools including Phillips Academy and Middlesex School. I really enjoy what the teachers have to offer although it is a tough school in terms of work load and a lot of peer pressure. The eighth graders are messed up and some of them are really screwed up which is a result of how they shelter you at Pike. The faculty and students are really friendly and it is not a school known for any types of bullying. The teachers are trained to fit the needs of individual students and characters within the classroom environment. I recommend you apply if you're interested in an academic, athletic, fun and safe school! I love it here. The academic load can sometimes become difficult and stressful but it is preparing you for high school. Pike has grades pre-k to 9th grade and is a preparatory day school. I hope I could help you in a slight way whether you're a student or parent. In addition the teachers who fit the curriculum to your needs and teach you are eager for you to succeed. Thanks again!


Posted January 6, 2011

I go to Pike and I like it! Classes are only 40 mins so you dont get bored its small so it s a tight community. maybe a little too much hw and pressure but its fun!


Posted June 6, 2009

i go to pike (not the pike) and its a good school because of the tight community, but too sheltered from bad stuff (at least in grades 6-9), where the students are treated like small children...
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Posted February 5, 2009

i go to this school and its incredible!
—Submitted by a student


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Ethnicity This school State average
White 69% 67%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 17% 6%
Hispanic 8% 16%
Two or more races 4% 3%
Black 2% 8%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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34 Sunset Rock Road
Andover, MA 01810
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