Thornton Academy

High school
Duration: 1 Years
Minimum Age: 14 y/o
United States of America, Maine, Saco

Thornton Academy is an independent, private day and boarding school for students in grades 6 through 12. Thornton is co-educational and non-sectarian.

Since its founding in 1811, Thornton Academy has been a center of inspiration, innovation, and community in Saco, Maine.

We prepare students for a changing world through our curriculum, facilities, extra-curricular opportunities, and student support. Students are encouraged to step outside their comfort zones, to try courses that challenge and intrigue them, and to take deep dives into subjects that spark curiosity.

Engagement continues after-school, through many clubs, activities, community service, and athletics.

Annual Tuition
Scholarship up to
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*Application Fee: 100 USD
**Additional Costs
Start Dates:
September 1, 2024
January 1, 2025
September 1, 2025

Thornton Academy is the #1 Best Private School in Maine!

Admission Requirements
GPA: 3 (Scale 0 - 4)
Scholarship Requirements
Academic Merit
Financial Need-Based
Required Documents
High School Transcript
Recommendation Letter (#1)
Recommendation Letter (#2)
Recommendation Letter (#3)
Scholarship Documents
Scholarship Document

Thornton Academy
Thornton Academy
study levels
High school
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Campus locations
United States of America, Maine, Saco