Gould Academy

Po Box 860,
Bethel, ME, 04217-0421
Tel: (207)824-7712
Grades: 9 - 12 | 239 students
Gould Academy prepares academically motivated students for college and helps them to become independent-minded, ethical citizens who will lead lives of purpose, action, excellence, and compassion in a dynamic world.
We know, respect, and embrace each student.
bring teachers and students together in relationships that nurture each studentís intellect, growing self-confidence, self-determination, and respect for others.
We challenge students to strive for their personal best in every pursuit.
At the heart of any Gould endeavor are the energy to try, the willingness to risk, and the capacity to persevere.
We promote curiosity, open-minded exploration, and disciplined analysis in our studentsí work.
We believe that the complete development of each student requires intensive experiences in academics, athletics, arts, community life and the natural world.
We prepare students for successful and responsible global citizenship.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1836

Student Body

Total Students 239 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $41,500
Acceptance Rate 75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Todd Ormiston
Admissions Associate Rebecca Andreozzi


Total Sports Offered 19 sports
Sports Alpine SkiingBaseballBasketballClimbingCross Country
CyclingDanceEquestrianField HockeyFreestyle Skiing
GolfLacrosseMountain BikingNordic SkiingRock Climbing
Alpine SkiingBaseball,
Cross CountryCycling,
Field HockeyFreestyle Skiing,
Mountain BikingNordic Skiing,
Rock ClimbingSnowboarding,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oxford Hills Christian Academy (14.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Boxberry School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Summit Achievement (10.9 miles away)
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