Thetford Academy

Tel: (802)785-4805
Grades: 7-12 | 302 students
At Thetford Academy, no admission requirements.
Open admissions foster diversity in the student population, and as a result, the student body exhibits a wide range of socio-economic backgrounds and aspirations.
TA students benefit from the best traditions of small schools: individualized attention, respect for diversity, a strongly cooperative spirit, and multiple opportunities for leadership, activities, and service.
Thetford Academy is a community of learners.
We challenge all members of the school community to reach their highest potential.
We value initiative, courage and dedication.
We provide individuals with personalized support and guidance.
We care about each other and about the larger community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1819

Student Body

Total Students 302 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade Thetford Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Wendy Cole
Admissions Associate Sarah Clarke


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
SoftballTrack and Field,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Sharon Academy (10.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Open Fields School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Montessori Children's School (4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thetford
    Open Fields School
    Alternative School
    Grades: KG-6 | 19 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 53
    Thetford, VT 05074
  • Lyme
    Grades: K-8 | 122 students
    3.4 miles
    95 Dartmouth College Highway
    Lyme, NH 03768
  • Hanover
    Grades: PK-KG | 43 students
    4 miles
    Po Box 5606
    Hanover, NH 03755
  • White River Junction
    Willow School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-4 | 18 students
    9 miles
    2830 Christian St
    White River Junction, VT 05001
  • Lebanon
    Dhmc Child Care Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 61 students
    9.4 miles
    1 Medical Center Drive
    Lebanon, NH 03756

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