Kents Hill School

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At Kents Hill School we educate our students in mind, body, and spirit in order to prepare them for the challenges and opportunities of higher education; to help them learn to love and respect themselves and their fellow students, and to care for those in less fortunate circumstances; to teach them to be responsible stewards of our natural heritage; and to remind them that one man or woman of principle can always make a difference.
We are committed to providing our students a superb academic preparation for college and a strong grounding in lifelong ethical values.
We are a supportive and friendly school, with a strong and abiding sense of community.
We care deeply about our students as individuals, and we work hard to instill in every student the confidence to become a leader and to fulfill his/her potential.
We believe strongly that "one man or woman of principle can make a difference.".

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1824

Student Body

Total Students 232 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade Kents Hill School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 11 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Admissions Director Leanne Yeaton Burnham

Sports

Total Sports Offered 17 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Cycling, Equestrian, Fencing, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, TennisAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
CyclingEquestrian,
FencingField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
Mountain BikingSnowboarding,
SoccerSoftball,
Tennis

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Dirigere Christian Academy (10.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dirigere Christian Academy (10.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hezion Academy (12.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Augusta
    Grades: KG-12 | 24 students
    10.6 miles
    10 Wilson St
    Augusta, ME 04330
    (207)622-1721
    10.6KG-12
    24
  • Jay
    Grades: PK-8 | 13 students
    12.2 miles
    257 Main St
    Jay, ME 04239
    (207)320-1819
    12.2PK-8
    13
  • Belgrade
    Central Maine Learning Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: KG-12 | 44 students
    12.4 miles
    Po Box 269
    Belgrade, ME 04917
    (207)465-7985
    12.4KG-12
    44
  • Augusta
    St. Michael School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 188 students
    12.7 miles
    56 Sewall Street
    Augusta, ME 04330
    (207)623-3491
    12.7PK-8
    188
  • Chelsea
    Grades: KG-8 | 49 students
    14.9 miles
    195 Hallowell Rd
    Chelsea, ME 04330
    (207)626-5550
    14.9KG-8
    49

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