Waynflete

Waynflete School is a co-educational, private day school enrolling 580+ students in Preschool through Grade 12.  Waynflete offers challenging academics in a supportive environment

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked ME School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 581 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $35,365
  • Acceptance rate: 53%
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 10 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Waynflete ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maine for:

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School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
581 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade
Waynflete Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
71 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
65%
Average Class Size
11 students
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Numerous college-level electives, Various English Intensive Courses, Various Science Intensive Courses
Average SAT score
1278
Average ACT score
30
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 10 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Preschool starts at $12,040. For Middle and Upper School is $36,710
% on Financial Aid
39%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$22,351
Acceptance Rate
53%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Lynne Breen
Admissions Associate
Lauren Nivison
Endowment Size
$24.44 million

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Debate Team, Robotics Team, See Middle School activities: https://www.waynflete.org/middle-school/outside-the-classroom, See Upper School Activities: https://www.waynflete.org/upper-school/outside-the-classroom

Arts and Music Programs:
https://www.waynflete.org/arts

School Notes

  • Waynflete School is a place of active learning-of collaboration and individual inquiry. It is a place where it is safe to make mistakes and possible to make a difference. It is a place to preserve childhood and prepare for adulthood- where rigorous expectations and playful habits of mind are equally important. It is a place where students of all ages find joy in learning, and come to embrace it as a lifelong pursuit.
To see videos of school in action visit:https://www.waynflete.org/admission/video-gallery
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Waynflete cost?
Waynflete's tuition is approximately $35,365 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Waynflete?
The acceptance rate of Waynflete is 53%, which is lower than the national average of 73%. Waynflete's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in Maine with low acceptance rates.
What sports does Waynflete offer?
Waynflete offers 14 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Sailing, Soccer, Swimming and Tennis.
What is Waynflete's ranking?
Waynflete ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maine for: Lowest average acceptance rates and Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Waynflete?
The application deadline for Waynflete is Feb. 10 / rolling (applications are due on Feb. 10 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

School Calendar

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Last Day of Classes
June 05, 2024 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked ME School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 581 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $35,365
  • Acceptance rate: 53%
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 10 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Cumberland County, ME is $18,388 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cumberland County, ME is 70% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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