St. Johnsbury Academy

     Tel: (802)751-2130
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 930 students
St. Johnsbury Academy is a diverse, comprehensive, and independent educational community grounded by our traditions, our deep optimism regarding young people, and our commitment to academic excellence. Our aim is to teach good character by modeling and fostering compassion, respect, responsibility, and integrity; to foster a love for learning by challenging individuals to pursue knowledge, creativity, and intellectual self-reliance; and to encourage each individual to understand his or her relationships, rights, and responsibilities within a community that is itself part of the larger world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported ADD, ADHD, Dyslexia, NVLD
Year Founded 1842

Student Body

Total Students 930 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade St. Johnsbury Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 120 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 77%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 25 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A: JAVA, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French Language, Japanese Language and Culture, Music Theory, Physics B, Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, Physics C: Mechanics, Psychology, Spanish Language, Statistics, Studio Art: Drawing, United States Government and Politics, United States History  
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(no jeans, ties for boys, dress shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $50,550
Tuition Notes Additional fee for ESL and Guided Studies
Admissions Director Mary Ann Gessner
Admissions Associate Nicole Biggie

Sports

Total Sports Offered 19 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Winter Track, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
GymnasticsIce Hockey,
LacrosseNordic Skiing,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
Ultimate FrisbeeWinter Track,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 49 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. "The, Academy, Academy, Academy, Animae, Badminton, Bowling, CSRC, Car, Chess, Chinese, Community, Creative, Dance, Dorm, Dynamic, Entrepreneurship, Environmental, Fashion, French, Gay, Golf, Highland, Hilltopper, Hip, Intaglio, International, Japan, Knitting, Math, Model, National, Outing, Photographic, Real, Recycling, Robotics, Scholars, Spanish, String, Student, Student, Tennis, The, Unicycle, VTLSP, Writers, Yoga, Youth "The, Academy, Academy, Academy, Animae, Badminton, Bowling, CSRC, Car, Chess, Chinese, Community, Creative, Dance, Dorm, Dynamic, Environmental, Fashion, French, Gay, Golf, Highland, Hilltopper, Hip, Intaglio, International, Japan, Knitting, Math, Model, National, Outing, Photographic, Real, Recycling, Robotics, Scholars, Spanish, String, Student, Student, Tennis, The, Unicycle, VTLSP, Writers, Yoga, Youth, Entrepreneurship,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cornerstone School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Good Shepherd Catholic School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Good Shepherd Catholic School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Saint JohnsburyGood Shepherd Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    121 Maple Street
    Saint JohnsburyVT 05819
    (802)751-8223
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 172 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Saint JohnsburyCornerstone School
    Special Education School
    510 Portland St
    Saint JohnsburyVT 05819
    (802)748-6282
    Special Education School
    0.7 mi | 27 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • Saint JohnsburyThe Caledonia School
    125 School St
    Saint JohnsburyVT 05819
    (802)748-4424
    0.8 mi | 30 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Saint JohnsburyCaledonia Christian School
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    54 Southard St
    Saint JohnsburyVT 05819
    (802)748-9528
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1.1 mi | 6 students | Gr. 4-8                      
  • LyndonvilleThe Riverside School
    30 Lily Pond Road
    LyndonvilleVT 05851
    (802)626-8552
    6.8 mi | 72 students | Gr. K-8                      

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