St. Johnsbury Academy is situated in a traditional village-style campus in the town of St. Johnsbury; a charming New England enclave less than 3 hours from Boston. The campus features fine-arts studios, a print and photography studio, music performance studios and practice rooms, an 800-seat auditorium, a 250-seat black box theater, a 20,000-volume library, an indoor pool, tennis courts and a 1.5 mile track.
Sports and Arts
St. Jonhsbury’s interscholastic athletics has a competitive atmosphere; since the fall of 1894, the Academy has taken part in one of the oldest football rivalries in the nation with Lyndon Institute. The Academy’s Arts program provides an extremely diverse range of 40 courses and extracurricular opportunities, from printmaking and culinary arts to student-directed plays.
Dormitories and Student Life
Faculty members reside in each dorm. Each student is assigned one dorm parent who is their dorm mentor, and who communicates regularly with the student’s family. Students have access to telephones and TV in common areas in the dormitories. Each dorm has laundry facilities and storage areas.
The town of St. Johnsbury is about one and a half hours east of Burlington. The town is very active with events including movies, music, arts, and stargazing happening weekly. International students will be able to make the most of the outdoors year round with hiking, biking, and snow sports.
Area population: 7,000
Town website: Town of St. Johnsbury
Estimated Fall Semester Start: Late August
Estimated Fall Semester End: Mid-December
960 (22% international)
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Closest International and Local Airports: Burlington International Airport (BTV), Boston Logan International Airport (BOS)
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