Cricket Hunt School

40 Independence Drive
Freeport, ME 04032
     Tel: (207)865-9696
        
   
Grades: NS - 2 | 45 students
Cricket Hunt School is an extraordinary place where children are introduced to the joy of learning in a caring and safe environment.
We provide a strong academic foundation, a sense of community both locally and globally, and inspire independent thinking through Developmental Education.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 2
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 45 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 10%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,750
Tuition Notes Tuition rates vary based on program choice and number of days attending for preschool students.
% on Financial Aid 12%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Michele Bois-Gilbody

School Notes:

At Cricket Hunt your child will be valued as an individual. We offer the following opportunities to all of our students:

  • General Music Classes
  • Art Classes
  • Sign Language
  • Immersion French Classes
  • Physical Education
  • Afterschool Programs and Vacation Camps

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Maine Classical School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadowbrook Montessori School Llc (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pine Tree Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FreeportMeadowbrook Montessori School Llc
    Montessori School
    51 West St
    FreeportME 04032
    (207)865-9404
    Montessori School
    0.4 mi | 36 students | Gr. K-3                      
  • FreeportMaine Classical School
      (Christian)
    P.O. Box 243
    FreeportME 04032
    (207)865-6820
      (Christian)
    0.7 mi | 58 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • FreeportPine Tree Academy
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    67 Pownal Rd
    FreeportME 04032
    (207)865-4747
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.9 mi | 113 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • FreeportMerriconeag Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    57 Desert Rd
    FreeportME 04032
    (207)865-3900
    Special Program Emphasis
    1.3 mi | 255 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • South FreeportFrench School of Maine ~ L'Ecole Française du Maine
    Special Program Emphasis  (Non-sectarian)
    99 South Freeport Rd - PO Box 737
    South FreeportME 04078
    (207)865-3308
    Special Program Emphasis  (Non-sectarian)
    1.9 mi | 79 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Cumberland County, ME is $9,808 for elementary schools and $16,478 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cumberland County, ME is 76% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).