Center For Teaching & Learning

119 Cross Point Rd,
Edgecomb, ME, 04556-0455
Tel: (207)882-9706
The Center for Teaching and Learning is a K-8 demonstration school dedicated to the development and dissemination of authentic, rigorous and joyful methods for teaching across the curriculum.
We seek to teach and influence both a cross-section of children of mid-coastal Maine and, through an intern program, seminars, speeches and publications, classroom teachers throughout the U.S.
The Center for Teaching and Learning was founded in 1990 as a non-profit demonstration school.
CTL is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, licensed by the Maine Department of Education, and has state and federal tax-exempt status as a 501(c)(3) corporation.
It draws students from twenty-three communities in the mid-coast region.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 72 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade Center For Teaching & Learning Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Deck House School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wiscasset Christian Academy (2.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Providence's Merrymeeting Center (8.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Edgecomb The Deck House School
    All-boys  (Nonsectarians)
    124 Deckhouse Rd
    Edgecomb , ME , 04556
    (207)882-7055
    All-boys  (Nonsectarians)
    2  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Wiscasset Wiscasset Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    143 Beechnut Hill Rd
    Wiscasset , ME , 04578
    (207)882-6941
    (Baptist)
    2.4  mi  |  32  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Wiscasset
    Chewonki Semester School
    (Nonsectarians)
    485 Chewonki Neck Road
    Wiscasset , ME , 04578
    (207)882-7323
    (Nonsectarians)
    3.1  mi  |  42  students  |  Gr.  11
  • Newcastle Lincoln Academy
    (Nonsectarians)
    81 Academy Hill Road
    Newcastle , ME , 04553
    (207)563-3596
    (Nonsectarians)
    6.8  mi  |  523  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Wiscasset Sheepscot Valley Children's House
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 449
    Wiscasset , ME , 04578
    (207)882-6300
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    6.9  mi  |  68  students  |  Gr.  K-2

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