Blue Hill Harbor School

8 Mill Street, PO Box 1629
Blue Hill, ME 04614
Tel: (207)374-5501
  • Blue Hill Harbor School is a small independent high school approved by the state of Maine to accept public school students.
  • Our individualized curriculum is based on the EdVisions education model featuring Personal Learning Plans.
  • Our vision of the best possible secondary education is exemplified by that developed by the Minnesota New Country School, founded as a charter school in Henderson, Minnesota in 1994.
  • This school has been named one of the best schools in the U.S., and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation funds the non-profit organization EdVisions, Inc. to replicate its success in other schools.
  • There are currently over 40 schools using the EdVisions Model from coast-to-coast.
  • Blue Hill Harbor School is the first in New England.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded2007

Student Body

Total Students14 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeBlue Hill Harbor School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPrivate school approved for public funding from sending towns.

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  • Blue Hill
    The Bay School
    Waldorf School
    Grades: NS-8 | 92 students
    0.1 miles
    P.O. Box 950
    Blue Hill, ME 04614
    (207)374-2187
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  • Blue Hill
    Grades: 9-12 | 302 students
    0.7 miles
    23 Union Street
    Blue Hill, ME 04614
    (207)374-2808
    0.79-12
    302
  • Ellsworth
    Graham Lake School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 24 students
    9.7 miles
    Po Box 787
    Ellsworth, ME 04605
    (207)664-1275
    9.75-12
    24
  • Bucksport
    Grades: K-12 | 25 students
    17.3 miles
    Po Box Q
    Bucksport, ME 04416
    (207)469-7121
    17.3K-12
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  • Bucksport
    Reach School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 7-12 | 21 students
    17.6 miles
    Po Box 1366
    Bucksport, ME 04416
    (207)469-7147
    17.67-12
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The average private school tuition in Maine is $7,960 for elementary schools and $27,053 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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