Hebron Academy

5.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
P.O. Box 309
Hebron, ME 04238
Tel: 207-966-5225
Gr: (Boarding) 9-12, PG | 256 students
Founded in 1804, Hebron Academy is a coeducational college preparatory boarding and day school located on the eastern edge of the White Mountains in Hebron, Maine.
The Academy offers a traditional academic curriculum enhanced by courses and activities in computer studies, religion and ethics, fine and performing arts, outdoor skills and athletics...".

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  • Class of 2009
    5.00 Stars   7/27/2009
    Carnegie Mellon University
    Hebron is my home and the home of hundreds of my peers. It is a tightly knit community filled with a highly engaging and focused energy. It is the kind of place where. . .

  • Class of 2008
    5.00 Stars   1/29/2015
    Trinity College
    I loved everything about my time at Hebron. It was truly a community, without the cliques I had come to expect at public school - sure, people had their groups of friends, but no one. . .

  • Class of 2007
    5.00 Stars   7/27/2009
    Eckerd College
    Hebron Academy is a small day and boarding school in rural Hebron, Maine about an hour outside of Portland. I began my Hebron career in 6th grade and continued on, graduating as a senior in. . .

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Definition of Terms 
2016 School Data
Hebron Academy Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College Prep College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding) 9-12, PG 9-12
Grades Offered (Day) 6-12, PG 9-12
School Type Co-ed Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support Yes Yes
Supports Learning Differences (LD) Yes Yes
Religious Affiliation Non-denominational Non-denominational
Year Founded 1804 1910
Campus Size 1500 acres 120 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 256 students 298 students
% Students of Color
8%
20%
% International Students
28%
20%
% Students Boarding
72%
70%
Average SAT Score 1525 * National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad Year Yes No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes Yes No
Frequency of Saturday Classes Monthly Weekly
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Collared shirts, no denim)
Casual
Average Class Size 12 students 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:7 1:7
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered 17 16
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
40%
69%
Summer Program Offered Yes Yes

Finances

Endowment Size $14 million $16 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$57,200 $50,800
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$31,600 $28,500
Tuition international students $59,300 $47,500
% Students on Financial Aid
64%
35%
Merit Scholarships Offered Yes No

Admission

Application Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling Jan. 15
Accepts Standardized Application Yes No
SSAT Required Yes Yes
Acceptance Rate
65%
55%
Director of AdmissionsJoe Hemmings
Associate Director of AdmissionsJennifer Ridley

Course Listings

List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered 17 16
Courses(H) Algebra II, (H) American Literature, (H) Biology, (H) Chemistry, (H) Geometry, (H) International Relations, (H) Portfolio, (H) PreCalculus, (H) World History, (H) World Literature, Advanced Topics in Music, AP Biology, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP Literature, AP Physics C, AP Studio Art, AP US History

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered 14 14
SportsAlpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations 20 23
ExtracurricularsA Capella, Book Club, Chorus, Community Service Club, Cum Laude, Diversity Club, Drama Club, Entrepreneurship Club, Etchings (Art and Literary Magazine), Gay Straight Alliance (GSA), Green Key Club, Jazz Club, Orchestra, Outdoor Education, Outing Club, Proctor Program, Squash, String Ensemble, Student Government, The Spectator (Yearbook)

College Matriculation

Year: 2010 - 2013 10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
Hobart and William Smith Colleges 5
Syracuse University 4
Bowdoin College 3
Boston College 2
Boston University 2
Colby College 2
Skidmore College 2
Columbia University 1
Cornell University 1
Dartmouth College 1

School Notes

  • Founded in 1804, Hebron Academy is a coeducational college preparatory boarding and day school located on the eastern edge of the White Mountains in Hebron, Maine. The Academy offers a traditional academic curriculum enhanced by courses and activities in computer studies, religion and ethics, fine and performing arts, outdoor skills and athletics.
  • Hebron`s 1500-acre rural campus is an academic village, a place where students are encouraged to fulfill their own unique potentials. Our students learn and grow through relationships with inspiring faculty and classmates in a friendly, supportive environment. Emphasis is placed on individual excellence, personal integrity, and community living.
  • The Academy is 2.5-hour drive from Boston, Massachusetts and 50 minutes from Portland, Maine.
  • Hebron Academy celebrated its 200th anniversary in 2004.
  • School accreditations: NEASC
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