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Maine Central Institute
School DescriptionMaine Central Institute offers American and international students a rigorous academic environment surrounded by the best of New England town life. Maine Central Institute provides a comprehensive educational program and a newly founded aviation program.
Maine Central Institute’s campus includes a state-of-the-art Math and Science Center, two computer classrooms, a chemistry lab, a botany area, and recently renovated art facilities. Maine Central Institute’s sports facilities includes gymnasiums, weightlifting equipment, sports fields, a golf course, a track, and tennis courts.
SPORTS AND ARTS
MCI’s impressive athletic record includes three football state championships and two field hockey state championships. Three NBA All-Stars have graduated from MCI.
Over 25% of students participate in drama or art competitions each year. The Bossov Ballet Theater at MCI is both a performing company and an internationally renowned pre-professional ballet school.
DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Maine Central Institute’s four dormitories include two boys dorms, a girls dorm, and an honors dorm. Each building has laundry and student lounges. In addition to the 17 competitive sports teams, students have 40 clubs and activities to choose from throughout the school year.
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Caron Butler: NBA All-Star for twice, NBA champion; Sam Cassell: NBA All-Star, NBA champion for three times; Peter Cianchette: Former United States Ambassador to Costa Rica; Paul Rieckhoff: founder of IAVA (Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans Association)
- 9, 10, 11, 12, Post Graduate (PG) Grades at School
- 23 acres Campus Size
- 24% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size15
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Speciality ProgramsPre-professional ballet program
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11, 12, Post Graduate (PG)
ELTiS MinimumNo Minimum
TOEFL MinimumNo Minimum
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Accept Duolingo; English test not required; Grade 12 diploma and acceptance hard
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