The Academy’s Mission is to educate, enlighten and empower young women

to live and lead exemplary lives.

We are committed to developing the whole person:

intellectually, spiritually, socially, physically and creatively.

VIDEO: APH Students share their experience at Penguin Hall.

Admissions Information Session

September 28, 2019

2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Interested in applying? Join our student-led Admissions Information Session!  In this session, we’ll introduce you to current Academy students and their families. Hear first-hand why they chose APH, and why it’s the right fit for your daughter, too. You’ll also have a chance to meet and mingle with our faculty, staff and tour our historical campus. 


2019 Graduating Class

100% Accepted to
4 Year Colleges


$2.5 Million
in Scholarship Funds



Out of the Shadows Class: Creating a Headstone

Recently Michael Updike visited our Out of the Shadows class. Mr.Updike is a slate artist out of Newbury, Massachusetts. He will be engraving the headstone we are installing to honor former Andover slave Lucy Foster. [...]



APH associations

The Academy at Penguin Hall is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools, the Association of Independent Schools in New England, and the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools. We are an independent, all-girls, college preparatory high school whose mission is to educate, enlighten and empower young women to live and to lead exemplary lives.