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State

Maine

Number of Students

330

SAT Average

1532

Grades

9-12

George Stevens Academy

Private Boarding School – Blue Hill , Maine

George Stevens Academy (GSA) is a private day and boarding school in the town of Blue Hill, ME, about two hours north of Portland, Maine’s largest city. Mirroring its dedication to serving the area’s small towns, George Stevens is committed to making changes on the individual level for every student. With extensive time with faculty and a wide range of AP and honors courses, arts courses, and extra-curricular activities, students at George Stevens have the opportunity for tremendeous growth, both academically and in their personal lives. The Academy offers a challenging, comprehensive program of studies that fosters intellectual inquiry and the pursuit of knowledge, inspires creativity, develops self-reliance, and prepares its graduates for a purposeful life in an ever-changing world.

Dormitories and Student Residences
GSA has a boys dormitory, for 16 students, and a girls dormitory, for eight students. Both dormitories are situated in the middle of campus and were recently renovated. They have full wireless connectivity, cable television, a kitchen, laundry machines, and common rooms. Students share large double rooms. Each dormitory is staffed by a full time “dorm parent.”

Location
Blue Hill is located about two hours north of Portland and is on the beautiful coast of Maine.

Area population: 2,700
Town website: Town of Blue Hill

Dates
Estimated Start Date: Late August
Estimated End Date: Mid-June

School Facts

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

330

Grades

9-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:10

Average Class Size

14

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offer Diploma

Yes

School Uniform

No

Campus Size

20 Acres

Religious Affiliation

None

SAT Average

1532

Foreign Languages

  • French
  • Latin
  • Spanish

Acceptance Rate

Arts

  • Acting
  • Art I
  • Art I Honors
  • Art II Honors
  • Architectural Drafting
  • Band
  • Book Arts
  • Computer Assisted Drafting
  • Drafting
  • Drawing
  • Earthworks I
  • Earthworks II
  • Jazz Combo Honors
  • Music Theory
  • Painting
  • Photagraphy I and II
  • Printmaking
  • Steel Band I
  • Steel Band II
  • Woodworking
  • Woodworking II

AP Courses

  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Human Geography
  • Statistics
  • Studio Art Drawing
  • US History
  • Environmental Science

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Track
  • Sailing
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Book Club
  • Chess
  • Civic Right
  • Cooking
  • Drama
  • Environmental
  • French Language
  • Jazz Band
  • Math
  • Outing
  • Spanish Language
  • Steel Drum
  • Student Ministries
  • Yearbook
  • Volleyball
  • Model United Nations
  • Outdoor Activity
  • Student Council
  • Swimming

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Babson College, Drexel University, Duke University, Boston College, Cornell University, Emory University, Emmanuel College, Harvard University, Maine Maritime Academy, Michigan State University, New York University, Northeastern University, Occidental College, Smith College, Suffolk University, University of Arizona, University of California, University of Illinois, University of Iowa, University of Maine, University of Michigan, University of Massachusetts, University of New England, University of Vermont, Wellesley College

University Acceptance Rate:
100%

Closest International and Local Airports: Bangor International Airport (BGR)
For Details Visit Website: George Stevens Academy

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