There are 165 private schools in Maine, serving 17,749 students.
The average private school tuition is $7,317 for elementary schools and $29,045 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
Minority enrollment is 9% and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
Thornton Academy's experienced teachers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math encourage students to develop skills in design and problem solving.
Mount Merici Academy, an Ursuline Catholic school, is dedicated to nurturing the whole child- mind, body, and spirit- providing love and guidance so that students can achieve their personal best. In partnership with families, our mission is to instill Christ-centered values of respect, responsibility and self-discipline, teaching student in the Ursuline Serviam tradition of service to our community & world.
Our school views the arts as a fundamental part of cultural and language education. We believe a strong music art curriculum lays the foundation for strong mathematical and scientific intelligence.
Eathan O'Bryant of the Harlem Globetrotters visited PCS in March 2009 to present the 'C.H.E.E.R. for Character' program. It stood for 'Character, Healthy Mind & Body, Enthusiasm, Effort, Responsibility.'
<a href='http://www.hyde.edu/athletics/'>Athletics</a> All students participate in three sports during the academic year. Hyde Schools athletic programs offer seasoned athletes, novice athletes, and athletes whose abilities fall somewhere in between an opportunity to explore leadership potential by developing skills that can help them become effective problem-solvers, strategists, and strong team players.
Ashwood Waldorf School's new grade school building finished in fall of 2009. Photo by Douglas Mott Photographer.
Most students at TNS participate in apprenticeships and internships to help them determine their college or career trajectories. TNS partners with a wide variety of organizations and businesses to provide real world experiences, whatever the students' interests and abilities. These students are apprenticing at Seashore Trolley Museum, helping to restore antique trolleys.
Lower school children take turns trying kayaking in the stream on Riley Campus under the watchful eye of the Lower school teacher.
Morning Meeting. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday students participate in Morning Meeting - where they greet one another, share news worthy events that are exciting to them, and also play a quick game before snack time and morning academics.
Lee Academy, a respected boarding program has hosted students from 16 states, seven Asian countries, five Central American/Caribbean countries, 10 European countries, Australia, Israel and Canada.
Maine Private Schools by County
County# Schools# Students% Minority
11 Schools1,048 Students4% Minority
5 Schools332 Students12% Minority
46 Schools4,291 Students8% Minority
2 Schools94 Students- Minority
8 Schools593 Students3% Minority
12 Schools1,717 Students5% Minority
8 Schools377 Students2% Minority
8 Schools933 Students6% Minority
12 Schools1,318 Students12% Minority
17 Schools1,764 Students24% Minority
1 Schools427 Students21% Minority
5 Schools288 Students15% Minority
7 Schools725 Students6% Minority
5 Schools86 Students5% Minority
2 Schools480 Students13% Minority
24 Schools3,348 Students9% Minority
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