St. Johnsbury Academy

Tel: (802)751-2130
Grades: 9-12 | 930 students
St. Johnsbury Academy is a diverse, comprehensive, and independent educational community grounded by our traditions, our deep optimism regarding young people, and our commitment to academic excellence. Our aim is to teach good character by modeling and fostering compassion, respect, responsibility, and integrity; to foster a love for learning by challenging individuals to pursue knowledge, creativity, and intellectual self-reliance; and to encourage each individual to understand his or her relationships, rights, and responsibilities within a community that is itself part of the larger world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported ADD, ADHD, Dyslexia, NVLD
Year Founded 1842

Student Body

Total Students 930 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade St. Johnsbury Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 120 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
77%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 25 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A: JAVA, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French Language, Japanese Language and Culture, Music Theory, Physics B, Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, Physics C: Mechanics, Psychology, Spanish Language, Statistics, Studio Art: Drawing, United States Government and Politics, United States History
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(no jeans, ties for boys, dress shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $50,550
Tuition Notes Additional fee for ESL and Guided Studies
Admissions Director Nicole Biggie
Admissions Associate Kendra Paupst

Sports

Total Sports Offered 21 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Winter Track, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfGymnastics,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
Nordic SkiingSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Ultimate FrisbeeWinter Track,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 48 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Anime Club, Badminton Club, Bells Angels Handbell Choir, Boxing Club, CSRC, Car Club, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Clay Club, Dance, Dynamic Youth Mentors, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Club, FBLA, Fashion, Filmmaking, French Club, GSU, Golf, Hilltones Acapella Group, Hip Hop Club, Intaglio Society, International, Japanese Club, Knitting Club, Literary Society, Manga Club, Math Club, Model UN, National, Outing Club, Personal Fitness, Photographic, Recycling, Robotics Club, Scholars' Bowl, Science Club, Spanish, String Ensemble, Student Art League, Student Council, Tennis Club, VTLSP, Volleyball Club, Writer's Block, Yearbook, Yoga Club, Youth Health Services Anime Club, Badminton Club, Boxing Club, CSRC, Car Club, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Clay Club, Dance, FBLA, Fashion, Filmmaking, French Club, GSU, Golf, Hip Hop Club, International, Japanese Club, Knitting Club, Manga Club, Math Club, Model UN, National, Outing Club, Photographic, Recycling, Robotics Club, Scholars' Bowl, Science Club, Spanish, Tennis Club, VTLSP, Writer's Block, Yearbook, Yoga Club, Bells Angels Handbell Choir,
Dynamic Youth Mentors,
Entrepreneurship,
Environmental Club,
Hilltones Acapella Group,
Intaglio Society,
Literary Society,
Personal Fitness,
String Ensemble,
Student Art League,
Student Council,
Volleyball Club,
Youth Health Services,
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