Hebron Academy

  • Founded in 1804,Hebron Academy is a coed, college preparatory boarding and day school located in Southern Maine. With students from across the country and around the world, the welcoming community provides a sense of belonging that allows students to be the best they can be!
  • The Academy offers a traditional and global academic curriculm enhanced by courses and activities in computer studies, engineering, fine and performing arts, outdoor skills and athletics.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences, Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Executive Function supports
Year Founded1804

Student Body

Total Students262 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 11%
Students by Grade Hebron Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses14 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP AB Calculus, AP BC Calculus, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Literature, AP Music Theory, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP US History
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Neat and collared shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 10 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$58,900
Tuition NotesContact admission@Hebronacademy.org for Middle School Rates, Day Student Rates and Financial Aid information.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$25,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMs. Jenny Ridley
Admissions AssociateJulie Middleton
Endowment Size$32 million


Total Sports Offered20 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Mountaineering, Nordic Skiing, Rock Climbing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Tennis, Track and FieldAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
DanceField Hockey,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
Mountain BikingMountaineering,
Nordic SkiingRock Climbing,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.20 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Chorus, Class Officers, Community Service, Diversity Committee, Entrepreneurship Program, Etchings, Festival of the Arts, Gay/Straight Alliance, Green Key, Hebron Players, Jazz Band, Orchestra, Outdoor Education, Outing Club, Proctor Program, Rock Band, String Ensemble, Student Goverment, Student Newspaper, The Specator ( Yearbook)

School Notes

  • Hebron's gorgeous 1500-acre campus is an academic village, a place where students are encouraged to fulfill their unique potential. Our students learn and grow through relationships with inspiring faculty and classmates in a friendly, supportive enviroment. Emphasis is placed on individual excellence, personal integrity, and community living.
  • Newest facilities includ the 55,000 square foot Williams Athletic Center, state-of-the-art Kaneb STEM Center, upgrades to the Robinson Arena and Lepage Center for the Arts. 
  • The Academy is a 2.5-hour drive from Boston, Massachusetts and 50 minitues from Portland, Maine.
  • School accreditations: NEASC

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