North Shore residents value education.  Highly educated themselves, they care deeply about the educational opportunities available for their children. It is evident in the general quality of our public schools and in the many private schools in Essex County.
Private kindergarten and elementary schools

The Children’s Center for Communication Beverly School for Deaf
Brookwood School
Cape Ann Waldorf School
The Clark School
Devereaux Montesorri School
Eastern Point Day School
Glen Urquhart School
Harborlight Montessori School
The Hathaway School
Inn Street Montessori School
Newburyport Montessori School
The Phoenix School
Shore Country Day School
Sparkhawk School
Solstice School
Private Middle and High Schools

Governor’s Academy
Landmark School
Pingree School
The Waring School

Among the numerous schools with religious affiliations, some of the better known include the following:

Bishop Fenwick High School
St.John’s Preparatory School
St. Mary’s High School