Burr and Burton Academy
Burr and Burton Seminary is an independent, coeducational New England academy that serves as the secondary school of choice for students from Manchester and the surrounding communities. Established in 1829, Burr and Burton is committed to educating students of diverse backgrounds and talents in a warm and caring environment that encourages excellence and community. The trustees and the faculty of Burr and Burton are dedicated to upholding the highest academic standards while at the same time seeking the integrated development of all students through aesthetic appreciation, athletic competition, physical well being and technological competency. Burr and Burton offers a broad and challenging curriculum that seeks a balance between science and the liberal arts. Faculty members strive to instill in their students a love of life-long learning through their example and their guidance. The school actively promotes good citizenship, personal responsibility, and service to the wider community.