Phillips Academy vs. Milton Academy
Phillips Academy: 1778.
Milton Academy: 1798.
Phillips Academy: $50,300.
Milton Academy: $53,330.
Colleges with Highest Number of Matriculations in 2015
Phillips Academy: University of Pennsylvania.
Milton Academy: Harvard.
Phillips Academy: “The end depends on the beginning” and “Not for self.”
Milton Academy: “Dare to be true.”
Phillips Academy: Not one but two ice-skating rinks.
Milton Academy: A domed observatory in which to ponder the sky.
On the Menu
Phillips Academy: Chicken tikka masala and grilled naan.
Milton Academy: Slow-cooked brown-sugar-apple-cider-glazed brisket.
Phillips Academy: Andover-Exeter weekend, an epic football showdown dating from 1878.
Milton Academy: Milton-Nobles Day, an epic football showdown dating from 1886.
Phillips Academy: Head of School Day, wherein the head of school trots through the commons toting a squash racket to announce an unplanned day off.
Milton Academy: The last person to receive his or her diploma at graduation is presented with a Milton athletic sock filled with quarters.
*** WINNER ***
South Shore. That sock is the only thing standing between your little genius and Harvard.