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  • The average private high school in Vermont was founded around 1952 (2020).
  • The oldest private high school in Vermont is Thetford Academy, founded in 1819.
  • The oldest private high schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Oldest Private High Schools in Vermont (2020)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Thetford Academy
    Founding Date: 1819
    Grades: 7-12304 Academy Rd
    Thetford, VT 05074

  • Rank: #22. Founding Date: 1829
    Grades: 9-1257 Seminary Ave
    Manchester, VT 05254

  • Rank: #33.
    St. Johnsbury Academy
    St. Johnsbury Academy Photo - Streeter Bridge overlooks our outdoor amphitheater and is the entrance to Streeter Hall which houses our STEM program, our Career and Technical Education program and our Dining Hall.
    Founding Date: 1842
    Grades: 9-121000 Main Street
    Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819

  • Rank: #44.
    Lyndon Institute
    Lyndon Institute Photo - Lyndon Institute is a comprehensive, independent high school providing thoughtful and rigorous preparation for students of the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, USA and beyond to reach their intellectual, creative, and physical potential.
    Founding Date: 1867
    Grades: 9-12168 Institute Circle
    Lyndon Center, VT 05850

  • Rank: #55.
    St Michael Catholic School
    St Michael Catholic School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1874
    Grades: PK-1248 Walnut St
    Brattleboro, VT 05301

  • Rank: #66.
    Vermont Academy
    Vermont Academy Photo - Each trimester, student groups take part in VA's Global Programs. Including trips to Spain, Chile, Belize and now China.
    Founding Date: 1876
    Grades: 9-1210 Long Walk
    Saxtons River, VT 05154

  • Rank: #77.
    Rock Point School
    Rock Point School Photo - Rock Point was selected as the most beautiful school in Vermont by Business Insider in 2018.
    Alternative School
    Founding Date: 1928
    Grades: 9-121 Rock Point Road
    Burlington, VT 05408

  • Rank: #88.
    The Putney School
    The Putney School Photo - Putney is a co-educational boarding and day school for grades 9-12 founded in 1935 by Carmelita Hinton. We are a progressive school, in that we value the idea that education is something to be actively pursued rather than passively received. Our commitment to Ms. Hinton's fundamental beliefs have put Putney at the leading edge of education in America.
    Founding Date: 1935
    Grades: 9-12418 Houghton Brook Rd
    Putney, VT 05346

  • Rank: #99.
    Burke Mountain Academy
    Burke Mountain Academy Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    Founding Date: 1970
    Grades: 8-1260 Alpine Ln
    East Burke, VT 05832

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Laraway School
    Special Education School
    Founding Date: 1972
    Grades: NS-12275 VT-15
    Johnson, VT 05656

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Stratton Mountain School
    Stratton Mountain School Photo - www.gosms.org
    Special Program Emphasis
    Founding Date: 1972
    Grades: 7-12World Cup Circle
    South Londonderry, VT 05155

  • Rank: #1212.
    Trinity Baptist School
    Trinity Baptist School Photo - Trinity Baptist School -- Phone: (802) 879-9007 -- Email: schooloffice@tbcvt.org -- Website: www.tbsvt.org
    Founding Date: 1974
    Grades: NS-12280 Trinity Drive
    Williston, VT 05495

  • Rank: #1313.
    Oak Meadow School
    Oak Meadow School Photo - Oak Meadow students are able to learn while they explore the globe.
    Alternative School
    Founding Date: 1975
    Grades: K-12132 Main St Ste 235
    Brattleboro, VT 05301

  • Rank: #1414.
    The Greenwood School
    The Greenwood School Photo - Greenwood students don't build their futures on remediated weaknesses, but they do build lives and careers on their strengths and talents. Therefore, Greenwood boys have many opportunities to discover, develop and showcase their creative abilities. For instance, Greenwood offers metal works such as welding and blacksmithing, woodshop classes, and an advanced rock band.
    All-boys | Special Education School
    Founding Date: 1978
    Grades: 6-1214 Greenwood Lane
    Putney, VT 05346

  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Lake Champlain Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Founding Date: 1984
    Grades: PK-12359 Turtle Lane
    Shelburne, VT 05482

  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    The Mountain School of Milton Academy
    Alternative School
    Founding Date: 1984
    Grades: 11151 Mountain School Rd
    Vershire, VT 05079

  • Rank: #1717.
    Mid Vermont Christian School
    Mid Vermont Christian School Photo - High School
    Founding Date: 1987
    Grades: NS-12399 W Gilson Avenue
    White River Junction, VT 05001

  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Potter S House School
    Founding Date: 1995
    Grades: NS-121625 Maple St
    Hartford, VT 05047

  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    United Christian Academy
    Founding Date: 1995
    Grades: K-1265 School St
    Newport, VT 05855

  • Rank: #2020.
    Sharon Academy
    Sharon Academy Photo - TSA students form the letters "TSA"
    Founding Date: 1996
    Grades: 7-126704 Vt Route 14 & 79 Vt Route 13
    Sharon, VT 05065

  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Grace Christian School
    Founding Date: 1997
    Grades: PK-12104 Kocher Dr
    Bennington, VT 05201

  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Vermont Commons School
    Vermont Commons School Photo - Each year, 100% of our graduating class gains acceptance to college. The Class of 2012 received 1.2 million dollars in merit based aid towards to cost of their higher education.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Founding Date: 1997
    Grades: 6-1275 Green Mountain Drive
    South Burlington, VT 05403

  • Rank: #2323.
    North American Hockey Academy
    All-girls | Special Program Emphasis
    Founding Date: 1998
    Grades: 9-123430 Mountain Road
    Stowe, VT 05672

  • Rank: #2424.
    Compass School
    Compass School Photo - Mountain Day is an annual event -- all grades hike to the top of a local mountain with the staff and faculty, and families are welcome, too.
    Founding Date: 1999
    Grades: 7-127892 US Route 5
    Westminster Station, VT 05159

  • Rank: #2525.
    Pacem School
    Pacem School Photo - Pacem School Group Photo
    Alternative School
    Founding Date: 2006
    Grades: 6-1232 College Street
    Montpelier, VT 05602

  • Rank: #2626.
    Lihigh School
    Alternative School
    Founding Date: 2010
    Grades: 7-1228 Depot Street
    Poultney, VT 05764

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