Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 6-12, PG
  • Enrollment: 262 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $58,900
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $32,600
  • Acceptance rate: 65%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Hebron Academy ranks among the top 20 boarding schools (out of 301 schools) for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Definition of Terms | 2022 School Data
Hebron Academy
Boarding School Avg.
School Focus
College Preparatory
College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding)
6-12, PG
9-12
School Type
Co-ed
Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)
Yes
Religious Affiliation
Non-denominational
Year Founded
1804
1906
Campus Size
1500 acres
125 acres

Student Body

Enrollment
262 students
310 students
% Students of Color
25%
26%
% International Students
35%
20%
% Students Boarding
72%
70%
Average SAT Score
1110
* National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad Year
Yes
No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes
Yes
No
Frequency of Saturday Classes
Weekly
Weekly
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Collared shirts, no denim
Casual
Average Class Size
12 students
12
* National Avg. »18
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
7:1
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered
14
17
ESL Courses Offered
Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
71%
71%
Summer Program Offered
No
Yes

Tuition Cost

Endowment Size
$30 million
$25 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$58,900
$61,215
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$32,600
$34,900
Tuition international students
$61,100
$55,000
% Students on Financial Aid
64%
40%
Merit Scholarships Offered
No

Acceptance Rate

Application Deadline
Feb. 1 / rolling
Jan. 15
SSAT Required
Yes
Yes
Acceptance Rate
65%
58%
Director of Admissions
Jenny Ridley
Associate Director of Admissions
Julie Middleton

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered
14
17
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

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations
17
23
Extracurriculars
Chapel Committee

Club or Organization:
Book Club, Community Service Club, Cum Laude, Diversity Club, Entrepreneurship Club, Student Government, The Spectator (Yearbook)

Arts and Music Programs:
A Capella, Chorus, Creative Writing Club, Orchestra, String Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra, Theatre Program

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Curling, Dorm Board

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.
  • Hebron Academy accreditations: NEASC
  • Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
    • Michael Zane ' 66 - Founder Kryptonite Lock Corporation
    • Sean Morey ' 95 - Wide Receiver Pittsburgh Steelers
    • Ed Stebbins ' 81 - Co-Founder/Owner Gritty McDuffs Brewery
    • Richard Brass ' 69 - Retired Senior VP, Oracle and Microsoft. (first electronic thesaurus and first dictionary-based spelling checker software)
    • Kelso Sutton ' 57 - General Manager of Time, Inc.
    • C. Amy Ehrlich (Skelton) ' 83 - Merchandising Manager, Phish (amoung the highest-grossing touring acts of all time)
    • Robert Curtis ' 91 - Photojournalist, Haiti, Kosovo, Afghanistan and Iraq
    • Irakly Areshidze ' 96 - Political analyst specializing in relations between the U.S. and the Republic of Georgia
    • Ryan E Vachon ' 97 - Forensic Scientist, The Armed Forces DNA Identification Lab
    • John T. Iveson ' 87 - Executive Chef, The Manta Ray Restaurant, Sydney Australia
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Hebron Academy cost?

Hebron Academy's tuition is approximately $58,900 for boarding students and $32,600 for day students.

What is the acceptance rate of Hebron Academy?

The acceptance rate of Hebron Academy is 65%, which is higher than the boarding school average of 58%.

Who are famous alumni from Hebron Academy?

Hebron Academy famous alumni include: Michael Zane ' 66, Sean Morey ' 95, Ed Stebbins ' 81, Richard Brass ' 69, Kelso Sutton ' 57, C. Amy Ehrlich (Skelton) ' 83, Robert Curtis ' 91, Irakly Areshidze ' 96, Ryan E Vachon ' 97 and John T. Iveson ' 87.

What sports does Hebron Academy offer?

Hebron Academy offers 22 interscholastic sports: Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Cross Country Running, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Mountaineering, Nordic Skiing, Rock Climbing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Tennis, Track and Track and Field.

What is Hebron Academy's ranking?

Hebron Academy ranks among the top 20 boarding schools for High percentage of students on financial aid and Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Hebron Academy?

The application deadline for Hebron Academy is Feb. 1 / rolling (applications are due on Feb. 1 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

Alumni Reviews Review School

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Description

Class of 2020
5.00
University of Alabama
Hebron's location is a great setting to enjoy the outdoors. There are a variety of outdoor activities to take part in. The campus also has its own hiking trails, and in the fall and winter. . .

Class of 2017
5.00
Arizona State University
Hebron encouraged us to serve the surrounding community with designated community service days throughout the school year, as well as celebrating the diversity of our school by themed dinners and cultural events. . .

Class of 2017
5.00
University of Oregon
Hebron was so transformative for me. The main things that I can accredit this to are the the population of international students on campus and the community among women. In the upper school (the high. . .
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  • Grades: (Boarding) 6-12, PG
  • Enrollment: 262 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $58,900
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $32,600
  • Acceptance rate: 65%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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