Blue Hill Harbor School

8 Mill Street, PO Box 1629
Blue Hill, ME 04614-0207
Tel: (207)374-5501
Grades: 9-12 | 14 students
Blue Hill Harbor School is a small independent high school approved by the state of Maine to accept public school students.
Our individualized curriculum is based on the EdVisions education model featuring Personal Learning Plans.
Our vision of the best possible secondary education is exemplified by that developed by the Minnesota New Country School, founded as a charter school in Henderson, Minnesota in 1994.
This school has been named one of the best schools in the U.S., and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation funds the non-profit organization EdVisions, Inc. to replicate its success in other schools.
There are currently over 40 schools using the EdVisions Model from coast-to-coast.
Blue Hill Harbor School is the first in New England.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 2007

Student Body

Total Students 14 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Blue Hill Harbor School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Private school approved for public funding from sending towns.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is George Stevens Academy (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peninsula Montessori (5.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Acadia Christian School (10.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Blue Hill
    Grades: 9-12 | 302 students
    2.2 miles
    23 Union Street
    Blue Hill, ME 04614
    (207)374-2808
    2.29-12
    302
  • Sedgwick
    Peninsula Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: K | 19 students
    5.8 miles
    274 Sedgwick Ridge Rd
    Sedgwick, ME 04676
    (207)359-4614
    5.8K
    19
  • Ellsworth
    Graham Lake School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 24 students
    8.2 miles
    Po Box 787
    Ellsworth, ME 04605
    (207)664-1275
    8.25-12
    24
  • Ellsworth
    Grades: PK-12 | 96 students
    10.3 miles
    171 Bar Harbor Rd
    Ellsworth, ME 04605
    (207)664-0182
    10.3PK-12
    96
  • Bucksport
    Grades: K-12 | 25 students
    16.3 miles
    Po Box Q
    Bucksport, ME 04416
    (207)469-7121
    16.3K-12
    25

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The average private school tuition in Maine is $7,648 for elementary schools and $25,942 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maine is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).