Cricket Hunt School

40 Independence Drive
Freeport, ME 04032
Tel: (207)865-9696
Grades: NS - 2 | 28 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 28 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade Cricket Hunt School Student By Grade

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)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Freeport
    Grades: K-3 | 36 students
    0.4 miles
    51 West St
    Freeport, ME 04032
    (207)865-9404
    0.4K-3
    36
  • Freeport
    Grades: KG-12 | 58 students
    0.7 miles
    P.O. Box 243
    Freeport, ME 04032
    (207)865-6820
    0.7KG-12
    58
  • Freeport
    Pine Tree Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-12 | 113 students
    0.9 miles
    67 Pownal Rd
    Freeport, ME 04032
    (207)865-4747
    0.9PK-12
    113
  • Freeport
    Merriconeag Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-12 | 246 students
    1.3 miles
    57 Desert Rd
    Freeport, ME 04032
    (207)865-3900
    1.3PK-12
    246
  • South Freeport
    L'ecole Francaise Du Maine
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-9 | 81 students
    1.9 miles
    Po Box 737
    South Freeport, ME 04078
    (410)825-7139
    1.9PK-9
    81

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