Waynflete School

360 Spring St,
Portland, ME, 04102-0410
Tel: (207)774-5721
Grades: PK - 12 | 529 students
Waynflete School is a co-educational, independent day school enrolling 550 students in early childhood through grade twelve.
Waynflete fosters love of learning and commitment to community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1898

Student Body

Total Students 529 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade Waynflete School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $20,540
Tuition Notes Early Childhood starts at $6,975. Tuition varies depending on the grade level.
% on Financial Aid 22%
Average Financial Aid Grant $13,000
Acceptance Rate 40%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lynne Breen
Admissions Associate Sarah, Mary, Amanda

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, TennisBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCrew,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyGolf,
LacrosseNordic Skiing,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. The Upper School has over 40 clubs and organizations The Upper School has over 40 clubs and organizations,

School Notes:

  • Waynflete School is a place of active learning-of collaboration and individual inquiry. It is a place where it is safe to make mistakes and possible to make a difference. It is a place to preserve childhood and prepare for adulthood- where rigorous expectations and playful habits of mind are equally important. It is a place where students of all ages find joy in learning, and come to embrace it as a lifelong pursuit.
  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Greater Portland Christian School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Elizabeth's Child Development (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Elizabeth's Child Development (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Portland St. Elizabeth's Child Development
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    87 High St.
    Portland , ME , 04101
    (207)871-7444
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Portland
    East School    
    Alternative School
    Po Box 15336
    Portland , ME , 04112
    (207)771-0200
    Alternative School
    1.3  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • South Portland Holy Cross School
    (Roman Catholic)
    436 Broadway
    South Portland , ME , 04106
    (207)799-6661
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  168  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Portland Cathedral School
    (Roman Catholic)
    14 Locust Street
    Portland , ME , 04101
    (207)775-1491
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  224  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • South Portland Greater Portland Christian School
    (Christian)
    1338 Broadway
    South Portland , ME , 04106
    (207)767-5123
    (Christian)
    1.4  mi  |  123  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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