Visit The Governor's Academy in Byfield, MA

Just 30 miles north of Boston and 5 miles south of Newburyport, the towns and cities near The Governor's Academy offer limitless opportunities to enjoy historical and cultural sites, outdoor activities, shopping, and delicious restaurants. Whether you are visiting us for the first time or returning for your fiftieth reunion, we hope that you enjoy your trip to Byfield.

If you're interested in learning more about our independent school in New England, we encourage you to visit our beautiful campus. If you can't visit us in person just yet, watch the video below for a virtual tour of our 456-acre high school campus.

Alumni and Parents, please call the Office of Advancement at 978.499.3187

Prospective Families, please call the Office of Admission at 978.499.3120 


The Governor's Academy Virtual Campus Tour

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From the North
Take Interstate 95 South to Exit 81, Central Street, Byfield. From the ramp, turn left and follow the directions below.

From the South
Take Interstate 95 North to Exit 81, Central Street, Byfield. From the ramp, turn right onto a winding country road. Stay on Central Street and cross a small bridge. Central Street becomes School Street which you will follow to the end. Turn left onto Elm Street and travel one mile before turning left onto the campus at The Governor’s Academy sign.