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State

Maine

Number of Students

460

SAT Average (Out of 1600)

1100

Grades

9-12

Foxcroft Academy

Private Boarding School – Dover-Foxcroft , Maine

Founded in 1823, Foxcroft Academy (FA) is an independent secondary school offering comprehensive college preparatory courses and technical education programs. The Academy’s math and science programs exceed national standards and utilize state-of the-art technology, while the humanities program explores the culture of an era through a study of its art, history, literature, and music.

FACILITIES
FA takes pride in their beautiful campus setting. Located on 125 acres, the campus facilities blend classic with contemporary architecture and include four modern residence halls, five well kept playing fields, four brand-new tennis courts, an outdoor basketball court, and a main academic complex.

SPORTS AND ARTS
FA challenges students to defy boundaries and expand their skills. The sports program is exceptionally strong with over 20 sports teams and 19 State Championships.
Whether a student’s passion is for acting, game design, jazz, music or textiles; FA has courses and activities to suit their interests.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Foxcroft Academy has four up to date, small residential style dorms (two male and two female dorms) with 8-12 students in each, plus host family placement opportunities. All
dorms have wireless internet and TVs. Most students use cell phones or international phone cards when calling home.


Location
Located in 45 minutes west of Bangor.

Area population: 4,213
Town website: Town of Dover-Foxcroft
Starting Dates:
Offers Rolling Admissions. New student orientation is a few days prior to start date.

Estimated Fall Start: Late August
Estimated Fall End: Mid-January
Estimated Spring Start: Late January
Estimated Spring End: Mid-June


School Facts

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

460

Grades

9-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:11

Average Class Size

16

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offers Diploma Year Program

Yes

School Uniform

No

Campus Size

125 Acres

Religious Affiliation

None

SAT Average (Out of 1600)

1100

Foreign Languages

  • French
  • Latin
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Acceptance Rate

Arts

  • Art
  • Art - Advanced
  • Architectural Design / Drawing
  • Ceramics and Pottery
  • Ceramics and Pottery
  • Chorus
  • Ensemble - Contemporary
  • Textile
  • Photography - Digital
  • Filmmaking
  • Guitar - Intro
  • Piano - Intro
  • Jazz Band
  • Sculpture
  • Studio Art
  • Theater
  • Video Game Design
  • Woodworking

AP Courses

  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Chemistry
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • Studio Art
  • United States History
  • World History

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country Running
  • Field Hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Indoor Track
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Track
  • Wrestling

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Art
  • Asian Culture Club
  • Cooking
  • Dance
  • Environmental
  • Jazz Band
  • Key Club
  • Math
  • Outdoor Activity
  • Technology

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Boston College, Brandeis University, Bucknell University, California Institute of Art, Carnegie Mellon University, Case Western Reserve, Colby College, College of William and
Mary, College of the Holy Cross, Emory University, Georgetown University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Lehigh University, New York School of Interior Design, Northwestern University, Parsons The New School For Design, San Francisco Art Institute, Savannah College of Art and Design, School of the Visual Arts, Smith College, University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA), University of California - Berkeley, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, University of Rochester, University of Virginia, Wake Forest University


University Acceptance Rate:
95%

Closest International and Local Airports: Bangor International Airport (BGR), Logan International Airport (BOS)
For Details Visit Website: Foxcroft Academy

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