Mount Alvernia Academy is located in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. Chestnut Hill is a village located outside of the downtown Boston area that includes portions of the City of Newton and Town of Brookline.
Mount Alvernia Academy is a private Catholic elementary level school that serves children from pre-kindergarten through sixth grade. Approximately 320 students of various ethnic backgrounds from more than 29 communities in the Greater Boston area attend Mount Alvernia Academy. The school, established in 1927, has a long-standing history in the Boston area and boasts graduating students who excel academically, athletically and creatively, according to the school's website.