Maine Private Schools
- There are 164 private schools in Maine, serving 17,899 students.
- The average private school tuition is $8,049 for elementary schools and $27,884 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 79% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 10% and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
Thornton Academy has a brand new Arts & New Media Center where computer programming, digital arts, 3-D Imaging, and movie/TV production.
Small class sizes and a nurturing environment help children at School Around Us become their best selves academically, socially and emotionally.
Ashwood Waldorf School's new grade school building finished in fall of 2009. Photo by Douglas Mott Photographer.
The New School is a small, independent high school serving southern Maine and NH. Visit our website to learn about more our innovative approach and why it is unique among high schools in Maine!
Maine Private Schools by County
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 11 Schools1,021 Students4% Minority
- 5 Schools332 Students12% Minority
- 44 Schools4,258 Students9% Minority
- 1 Schools85 Students- Minority
- 6 Schools478 Students3% Minority
- 12 Schools1,702 Students5% Minority
- 8 Schools369 Students2% Minority
- 9 Schools940 Students6% Minority
- 11 Schools1,313 Students12% Minority
- 17 Schools1,809 Students23% Minority
- 1 Schools427 Students21% Minority
- 4 Schools273 Students16% Minority
- 7 Schools725 Students6% Minority
- 4 Schools79 Students5% Minority
- 2 Schools480 Students13% Minority
- 22 Schools3,596 Students7% Minority
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February 21, 2018
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February 19, 2018
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