Thetford Academy

Tel: (802)785-4805
Grades: 7-12 | 302 students
At Thetford Academy, no admission requirements.
Open admissions foster diversity in the student population, and as a result, the student body exhibits a wide range of socio-economic backgrounds and aspirations.
TA students benefit from the best traditions of small schools: individualized attention, respect for diversity, a strongly cooperative spirit, and multiple opportunities for leadership, activities, and service.
Thetford Academy is a community of learners.
We challenge all members of the school community to reach their highest potential.
We value initiative, courage and dedication.
We provide individuals with personalized support and guidance.
We care about each other and about the larger community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1819

Student Body

Total Students 302 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade Thetford Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
SoftballTrack and Field,
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The average private school tuition in Vermont is $8,939 for elementary schools and $37,119 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Vermont is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).