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Maine School of Science and Mathematics
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Maine School of Science and Mathematics is a unique STEM-track boarding school situated along the Canadian border in northern Maine. The school features a rigorous academic curriculum and a partnership with a local university that allows students to enroll in dual enrollment courses for college credit
In addition to Maine's vast expanse of northern New England countryside, Maine School of Science and Mathematics students have access to a Jr. Olympic swimming pool, five sports fields, multiple science labs, and an organic chemistry greenhouse.
SPORTS AND ARTS
The school offers several competitive and recreational sports such as cross country, soccer, and volleyball. The school's northeastern location provides a long ski season, making their Nordic skiing team particularly strong.
Students can learn about the wilderness that surrounds them in classes such as Acadian culture and history, or develop their fine and performing arts skills with courses like watercolor and theater.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Maine School of Science and Mathematics is ranked the 2nd best high school in the United States by US News and World Report. The school placed first place in the 2019 Maine State Science Bowl and the 2019 Maine State Math Meet. Two of Maine School of Science and Mathematics' Robotics teams qualified for the 2019 VEX Robotics World Championship.
DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Boarding students live in a large five-wing dorm with several lounges, full kitchens, and a connected combination gym, game room, and music practice rooms. Students participate in various clubs and activities such as dances. Weekend trips and activities have included hiking, concerts, and dog sled races.
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Awards and Accomplishments Of School
Ranked the 12th best high schoolin the United State by US News and World Report
Maine School of Science and Mathematics has just been announced by US News & World Report as the #2 school in the country! They are #2 in National Rankings, #1 in Maine High Schools, and #2 in Magnet High Schools.
- 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 5 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size16
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11, 12
ELTiS MinimumNot Accepted
Other - Eligibility Requirements?App deadline: Feb 1st Notification: March 10th Grade 12 diploma and acceptance hard
Blogs and News!
Educatius Group’s North American head office has been certified by ISO 9001:2015’s globally respected quality standards.
Educatius Group’s USA F-1 Inbound High School Program Listed by CSIET for 5th year in a Row
Educatius Group received the largest number of international high school students on CSIET F-1 high school programs in 2017-2018!
"International students who study at a US high school have an inside-track to attend a US University," according to Educatius Group's Academic Director Dr. Sharon Tan.
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