Academy Penguin Hall

To educate, enlighten, and empower young women to live and to lead exemplary lives.

VIDEO: APH Students share their experience at Penguin Hall.

Now accepting applications in grades 9-12 for Fall/2019

Join us for an interactive discussion with current students & faculty followed by a student-led tour of our campus.

2018 College Acceptances

Students Accepted to 4-Year College
Different Colleges
0 Million Dollars
Scholarship $ Awarded


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The Honorable Chief Justice Paula M. Carey Visits APH

By APH Staff—The Honorable Paula M. Carey, Chief Justice of the Trial Court for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts shared words of wisdom with the APH community. She encouraged students to have their voices heard and dream of who they can be without limits.

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Environmental Studies Students Support Plastic Bag Ban

Environmental Science students and Art History students collaborated with organizers from Salem Sound Coastwatch and Tidal Shift, an organization creating community created public art installations on the North Shore to communicate the negative impact of plastic bag pollution in the oceans.  

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100% of APH 2018 Seniors Accepted into 4-Year Colleges

By Jan Healy, Dean of Academics—Congratulations to members of the Class of 2018, who were accepted to forty-two different colleges and universities. These students have been offered 1.8 million dollars in non-need based academic scholarships.

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Maria Stephanos Inspires the APH Community

By APH Staff—"Find your way in life, never say no to opportunities, and don't let others say no to you. Kick down shut doors, and "be exactly who you are" to be successful and change the world." —Maria Stephanos


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.