Vermont Academy

     Tel: (802)869-6229
Grades: 9 - 12 | 246 students
Vermont Academy is a co-ed college preparatory boarding and day school serving 240 students in grades 9-12 located in beautiful Southern Vermont.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1876

Student Body

Total Students 246 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade Vermont Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 65%
Average Class Size 10 students
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English, AP Environmental Science, AP French, Ap Spanish, AP Statistics  
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $49,965
Tuition Notes $27675 Day Students
% on Financial Aid 39%
Average Financial Aid Grant $22,873
Admissions Director Drew Millikin
Admissions Associate Stephanie Boulay

Sports

Total Sports Offered 20 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Climbing, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Freestyle Skiing, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Nordic Skiing, Rock Climbing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, TennisAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballClimbing,
CrewCross Country,
DanceEquestrian,
Field HockeyFreestyle Skiing,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseMountain Biking,
Nordic SkiingRock Climbing,
SnowboardingSoccer,
SoftballTennis,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Diversity Club, Math Club, Model UN Diversity Club, Math Club, Model UN, 

School Notes:

At Vermont Academy, we are committed to helping our students discover their talents while developing the character, skills, strength, and values that will help them grow into confident, independent learners who give back to their community and to the world. Our small community and classes, dedicated faculty, rigorous curriculum, and wide range of athletics and activities—set in the beautiful hills of Vermont—encourage every student to grow and discover his or her voice.

Profile last updated: 01/13/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Compass School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Compass School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Saxtons River Montessori School (0 miles away)
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  • Saxtons RiverSaxtons River Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Po Box 98
    Saxtons RiverVT 05154
    (802)869-3349
    Montessori School
    0 mi | 22 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Westminster StationCompass School
    Po Box 177
    Westminster StationVT 05159
    (802)463-2525
    2.9 mi | 80 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • WestminsterKurn Hattin Homes
    Alternative School
    Po Box 127
    WestminsterVT 05158
    (802)721-6921
    Alternative School
    5.4 mi | 90 students | Gr. 1-8                      
  • PutneyThe Greenwood School
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    14 Greenwood Lane
    PutneyVT 05346
    (802)387-4545
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    5.6 mi | 50 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • PutneyThe Grammar School
    69 Hickory Ridge Road South
    PutneyVT 05346
    (802)387-5364
    8.9 mi | 118 students | Gr. PK-8                      

School Reviews

Recommended
9 months ago
If you send an innocent son or daughter to Vermont Academy, be prepare for the real possibility that he or she will come back as an expert drug and alcohol user. The opportunities for acquiring either of them are just as abundant as the chances to getting a good degree, if not better.
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