The Academy at Penguin Hall’s mission is to educate, enlighten and empower young women to live and to lead exemplary lives.

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More than ever, The Academy is the perfect environment for your daughter to thrive, feel safe and learn.

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With an outstanding education and curriculum rooted in inquiry-based learning, critical thinking and collaboration, students are prepared to address real-world challenges, advocate for their ideas, and think for themselves in innovative ways.

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Marietta ’19 shares her academic experience at Penguin Hall.

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From Our Parents


APH First-Year Inspires Us with Community Cleanup

We’ve all felt it in some way or another. Spending hours and hours inside quarantining can take its toll. That’s why it’s important to keep our minds and bodies healthy by going outside for socially distant activities. It’s also a wonderful way to relieve stress, get some fresh air, and stay active. Lily M. ‘24 and her mom knew they needed to get out of the house.

Women In Leadership Speaker Series: Professor Sanyin Siang

Last week, the APH community was lucky enough to chat with Professor Sanyin Siang as part of our Women in Leadership speaker series. Over the course of an hour, students were able to ask questions to the Thinkers50 2019 #1 Coach in the World about everything from leadership techniques to her teenage years.

Women In Leadership Speaker Series: Dr. Diane Ryan

With a new school year comes a new amazing lineup for our Women In Leadership Speaker Series! On Thursday, October 1, we welcomed Dr. Diane Ryan virtually as our first speaker of the new academic year. Speaking with our community, Dr. Ryan shared her incredible journey and life’s work while also answering very thoughtful questions from our students.

5 Tips for Hybrid Learning

Everyone can agree that hybrid learning is hard, but here are some tips to help you with our new normal from a student's perspective.



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.

The Academy At Penguin Hall

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Wenham, MA 01984