North Yarmouth Academy

148 Main St,
Yarmouth, ME, 04096-0409
Tel: (207)846-9051
Grades: NS - 12 | 358 students
North Yarmouth Academy in Yarmouth, Maine is a co-educational, college preparatory school serving students in grades Pre-K-12.
NYA is alive with students who love to learn, explore and grow.
Their enthusiasm and commitment to excellence are evident in the classroom, on the fields and in the studios across campus.
NYA is a welcoming community, one that embraces each child’s style of learning and offers support, skills and encouragement -- tools that are key to their success.
NYA educates its students with a comprehensive program that incorporates academics, the arts and athletics.
We believe that a student's character and development thrive in a well-rounded, supportive environment.
Students are encouraged to advocate for themselves, manage their time effectively and discover their many strengths.
Their teachers are their mentors, coaches, and friends, and they are committed to bringing out the best in every student. 

NYA's Lower School opened in the fall of 2014 and provides a Montessori-based education through grade 2, and in grades 3 and 4, the approach continues to foster curiosity and motivation to learn while also preparing students for an easy transition to the Middle School at NYA

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1814

Student Body

Total Students 358 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade North Yarmouth Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP French, AP Music Theory, AP Physics, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP US History  
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $25,400
Tuition Notes Grade Pre-K & K mornings only - $7,900 Grade Pre-K & K - $11,900 Grades 1-4 - $12,900 Grade 5 - $22,000 Grades 6-12 - $26,000
% on Financial Aid 45%
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kelly Dun, Directof of Enrollment Management and Financial Aid
Admissions Associate Leslie Durgin

Sports

Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseNordic Skiing,
SailingSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 02/12/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Merriconeag Waldorf School (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is French School of Maine ~ L'Ecole Française du Maine (3.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is French School of Maine ~ L'Ecole Française du Maine (3.9 miles away)
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