Cricket Hunt School

  • 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.

Top Placements

Cricket Hunt School places among the top 20% of private schools in Maine for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-2
Year Founded2001
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students45 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Cricket Hunt School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,750
Tuition NotesTuition rates vary based on program choice and number of days attending for preschool students.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMichele 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 Private Schools

  • The nearest high school, elementary school and preschool to Cricket Hunt School is Pine Tree Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Freeport
    Pine Tree Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-12 | 120 students
    0.9 miles
    67 Pownal Rd
    Freeport, ME 04032
    0.9 PK-12
  • Freeport
    Maine Coast Waldorf School
    Maine Coast Waldorf School Photo - Maine Coast Waldorf High School Building
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-12 | 289 students
    1.3 miles
    57 Desert Rd
    Freeport, ME 04032
    1.3 PK-12
  • South Freeport
    Grades: NS-6 | 79 students
    1.9 miles
    99 South Freeport Road
    South Freeport, ME 04078
    1.9 NS-6
  • Freeport
    Coastal Studies For Girls
    All-girls  | Alternative School
    Grades: 10 | 15 students
    2 miles
    308 Wolfes Neck Road
    Freeport, ME 04032
    2 10
  • Brunswick
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS | 14 students
    4.3 miles
    675 Old Portland Rd
    Brunswick, ME 04011
    4.3 NS

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