Waynflete School

Tel: (207)774-5721
Grades: PK-12 | 544 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
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1898

Student Body

Total Students 544 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade Waynflete School Student 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

Yearly Tuition Cost $20,540
Tuition Notes Early Childhood starts at $6,975. Tuition varies depending on the grade level.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $13,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lynne Breen
Admissions Associate Sarah, Mary, Amanda


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


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 East School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Elizabeth's Child Development (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portland
    St. Elizabeth's Child Development
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK | 6 students
    0.7 miles
    87 High St.
    Portland, ME 04101
  • Portland
    East School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 5-8 | 6 students
    1.3 miles
    Po Box 15336
    Portland, ME 04112
  • South Portland
    Holy Cross School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 168 students
    1.4 miles
    436 Broadway
    South Portland, ME 04106
  • South Portland
    Grades: PK-12 | 137 students
    1.4 miles
    1338 Broadway
    South Portland, ME 04106
  • Portland
    Grades: K-5 | 40 students
    1.5 miles
    400 Deering Ave
    Portland, ME 04103

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