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Vermont Academy

Vermont Academy is a coeducational private boarding traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural

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Overview

Overview

Vermont Academy says

"Founded in 1876, Vermont Academy is a coeducational, college preparatory school, primarily boarding in nature, for grades nine - 12 and Post-Graduate, located in Saxtons River, Vermont. We are devoted to creating confident and independent learners through personal attention in a unique Vermont environment. Our faculty and staff are committed to helping students discover their individual talents and develop the character, strength, and skills to meet the challenges in their lives..." Founded in 1876, Vermont Academy is a coeducational, college preparatory school, primarily boarding in nature, for grades nine - 12 and Post-Graduate, located in Saxtons River, Vermont. We are devoted to creating confident and independent learners through personal attention in a unique Vermont environment. Our faculty and staff are committed to helping students discover their individual talents and develop the character, strength, and skills to meet the challenges in their lives.Our $24.5 million Capital Campaign is now completed. Projects completed:350-SEAT STATE-OF-THE-ART THEATERWIRELESS TECHNOLOGY and TABLET PC Pilot ProgramGYM RENOVATION (new locker rooms and fitness center, new dance studio, resurfaced basketball court)NEW GIRLS' DORMNEW STUDIO ART, FILMMAKING, and RECORDING STUDIOSNEW FURNITURE IN TWO LARGE BOYS' DORMSON-CAMPUS SNOW PARK (terrain park, alpine run, 3 jumps, 20 klm Nordic ski trails, snow-making, lift, lights)HOCKEY RINK upgradeSTUDENT CENTER renovation

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Finance

Finance

Tuition

Grades Cost Term
High School $45,600 Annual

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (802) 869-6229
Email
  [email protected]

Entrance Requirements

  • SSAT and the average admitted student scores in the 50th percentile.

Academics

Academics

Test Scores

1550 Average score for the SAT Composite

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 223
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 37
10 46
11 66
12 74

Vermont Academy's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Vermont Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 6 : 1
Average Class Size 10
Gender 65% Male / 35% Female
Dress Code Casual
Percent Boarding 77%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 78%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Black or African American 5%
Asian 16%

Extracurriculars

  • Community Service
  • Cycling
  • Dance
  • Gay Straight Alliance
  • Literary Magazine
  • Photography
  • Rock Climbing
  • Theater
  • Yearbook

Associations & Memberships

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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