Foxcroft Academy

Tel: (207)564-8664
Grades: 9 - 12 | 427 students
Foxcroft Academy located in Dover-Foxcroft, Maine was established as a private college preparatory school on January 30, 1823, and as such, is one of the oldest private schools in America.
Today Foxcroft Academy serves a diverse co-ed population of 470 day and boarding students in grades 9-12.
Foxcroft Academy is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and a member of the Independent School Association of Northern New England College Board, The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)  and the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS).

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. New England Association of Schools and Colleges
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1823

Student Body

Total Students 427 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 21%
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade Foxcroft Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 64%
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 21 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Art, Biology, Calculus, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics: Micro and Macro, English, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Sciences, French, Government and Politics, History, Physics, Physics B &C, Psychology, Statistics, U.S. History  
Average SAT score 1830
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Business Casual )

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $36,720
Tuition Notes $3000 in fees
% on Financial Aid 5%
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,000
Acceptance Rate 65%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Chris McGary
Admissions Associate To Be Named

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldWinter Track,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Bible Club, Chess Club, Dance Team, Drama Club, Environmental Club, French Club, International Club, Jazz Band, Key Club, Latin Club, Library Club, Math Team, Orchestra, Peer Helping, Student Government Bible Club, Chess Club, Dance Team, Drama Club, French Club, Jazz Band, Key Club, Latin Club, Library Club, Math Team, Orchestra, Peer Helping, Environmental Club,
International Club,
Student Government,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 05/16/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dexter Christian Academy (12.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dexter Christian Academy (12.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Highview Christian Academy (14.9 miles away)
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  • Dexter Dexter Christian Academy
    (Pentecostal)
    48 Railroad Ave
    Dexter , ME , 04930
    (207)924-3350
    (Pentecostal)
    12.1  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  2-12
  • Charleston Highview Christian Academy
    739 Main Rd
    Charleston , ME , 04422
    (207)285-7978
    14.9  mi  |  65  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Bangor Nfi North Secure Program Stets
    Special Education School
    930 Lapoint Road
    Bangor , ME , 04401
    (207)296-2487
    Special Education School
    22.5  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  9-11
  • Hartland Hartland Christian School
    (Baptist)
    Po Box 510
    Hartland , ME , 04943
    (207)938-4250
    (Baptist)
    22.5  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Stetson Nfi-stetson Ranch School
    160 Lapoint Rd
    Stetson , ME , 04488
    (207)296-2487
    22.6  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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