History

Founded in 1876, Vermont Academy is devoted to creating confident and independent learners through close personal attention in a unique Vermont environment.

Overview

Region
Southern Vermont
Program Emphasis
Boarding School
Day School
All Grades 9-12 and PG
Boarding Grades 9-12 and PG
Grade Divisions
Post Graduate
Secondary
Religious Affiliation Nondenominational
Student Body Coed
Dress Code Casual
School Setting Rural
Campus Size (Acres) 515 acres
Head of School Sean Patrick Brennan
Endowment

Admission

E-mail
Web Address http://www.vermontacademy.org/
Director of Admission Jill Hutchins
Admission Application Apply to Vermont Academy
Application Required Yes
Application Fee Amount $50 domestic, $100 international
Application Deadline(s) rolling
Financial Aid Deadline(s) February 5
Financial Aid Awarded need based
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid 44%
Admission Tests Accepted
Other (SLEP)
SSAT
TOEFL
Day Student Tuition $25,050.00
5-Day Boarding Student Tuition
Boarding Student Tuition $44,300.00
International Student Tuition

Student Enrollment

Total Enrollment 200
Boys 128
Girls 72
% Boys/Girls
Boarding Students 148
Day Students 52
International
Canada
China
France
Germany
India
Japan
Mexico
Spain
Taiwan
United States
Alabama
California
Connecticut
Florida
Georgia
Illinois
Louisiana
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New York
Rhode Island
Texas
Vermont
Washington
Majority of students come from Northeast
% of Students of Color 8%
% of International Students 23%

Academics

Full Time Faculty
Part Time Faculty
% of Faculty with Advanced Degrees
% of Faculty with Doctorate
% of Faculty with Masters
Student/Faculty ratio
Average Class Size
Special Academic Support Programs
ADD/ADHD
ESL
Learning Differences
A Sampling of Courses Offered
Algebra
American History
American Literature
Art
Art History
Astronomy
Biology
Calculus
Ceramics
Chemistry
Chorus
Community Service
Creative Writing
Dance
Drama
Driver Education
Economics
Electives
English as a Second Language
English Literature
Environmental Science
Equestrian Sports
Film
Fine Arts
French
Geometry
History
Mathematics
Music
Music Composition
Music Theory
Outdoor Education
Photography
Physical Education
Physics
Pre-calculus
Science
Sculpture
Studio Art
Study Skills
World Culture
World History
Writing
A.P. Courses Offered  

College Placement Office

Average SAT I Scores (Math) 510
Average SAT I Scores (Verbal) 504
Average SAT I Scores (Writing) 486
Dedicated College Placement Office Yes
Recent College Matriculations Boston College Boston University Bowdoin College Brown University Connecticut College Middlebury College New York University Northeastern University Penn State University University of Vermont
% of Graduates Who Attend College 99%

Athletics & Extra-Curricular Activities

Athletics
alpine skiing
baseball
basketball
cross-country
cross-country skiing
cycling
equestrian
football
golf
ice hockey
lacrosse
skiing (downhill)
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field
Recreational Sports  
Extra-Curricular Activities
Chorus
Community Service Program
Dance Club
Dorm Proctors
Drama Club
Honor Council
International Club
Model UN
National Honor Society
School Band
Student Government
Student Jobs Program
Tour Guides
Yearbook

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