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The North American school of witchcraft and wizardry

Ilvermorny fact file

Where in the world

Mount Greylock, Massachusetts, North America


School of witchraft and wizardry

Residents or owners

Founded by Isolt Sayre, James Steward, Chadwick Boot and Webster Boot

Magical properties

Enchanted carvings of the four house beasts that react in the presence of new students

Peculiar things that live here

Pukwudgies, one of whom answers to the name ‘William’

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Ilvermorny's founder

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Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

By J.K. Rowling

Ilvermorny Wizarding Map News Hub

Everything you need to know about Ilvermorny

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The Ilvermorny crest

Ilvermorny has a reputation as one of the least elitist and most democratic of all the wizarding schools.

Ilvermorny! It’s only the best wizard school in the whole world!


Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay

By J.K. Rowling

Queenie Goldstein stands in her apartment ready to perform magic, holding her wand held like a conductor's baton

Alison Sudol co-wrote the Ilvermorny school song with J.K. Rowling

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New Ilvermorny writing and Sorting Ceremony by J.K. Rowling now on Pottermore


Seventeenth Century and Beyond

By J.K. Rowling

Ilvermorny Sorting Ceremony
Be sorted and discover your house