Hebron Academy

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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2014 School Data
Hebron Academy Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College Preparatory College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding) 9-12, PG 9-12
Grades Offered (Day) 6-12, PG Pre-K-12
School Type Co-ed Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support No No
Supports Learning Differences (LD) Yes Yes
Religious Affiliation Non-denominational Non-denominational
Year Founded 1804 1910
Campus Size 1500 acres 124 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 256 students 295 students
% Students of Color 8% 19%
% International Students 28% 20%
% Students Boarding 72% 68%
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% 67%
Summer Program Offered Yes Yes

Finances

Endowment Size $14 million $15 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$55,500 $48,520
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$30,600 $27,240
Tuition international students $57,500 $46,000
% 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% 57%
Director of AdmissionsJoe Hemmings
Associate Director of AdmissionsJulie Middleton

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) PreCalculus, (H) World History, (H) World Literature, Advanced Topics in Music, AP Biology, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, 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 Cappella Singing Group, Book Club, Chorus, Community Service Program, Cum Laude Society, Diversity Committee, Drama Program, Entrepreneurship Program, Etchings (Art and Literary Magazine), Gay/Straight Alliance, Green Key, Jazz Band, 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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest boarding school is Bridgton Academy (16 miles away)
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Bridgton, ME
    PO Box 292
    North BridgtonME 04057
    207-647-3322 x1
    16 mi | Gr. 11-12 | 200 students
  • Bethel, ME
    PO Box 860
    BethelME 04217
    207-824-7777
    23.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 240 students
  • Kents Hill, ME
    PO Box 257, 1614 Main St., Rte. 17
    Kents HillME 04349
    207-685-4914
    24.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 250 students
  • Fryeburg, ME
    745 Main Street
    FryeburgME 04037
    (207)935-2013
    28.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 578 students
  • Bath, ME
    616 High Street
    BathME 04530
    207-443-7101
    35.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 150 students
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