The Thornton Academy Board of Trustees has adopted a non-discrimination policy. Thornton Academy considers all applicants without regard to race, age, color, ancestry or national origin, religion, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, marital, veteran, or any other legally protected status.
Founded in 1811, Thornton Academy is an independent, coeducational school serving students in grades 6-12. Thornton's core curriculum is complemented by substantial offerings in the arts, technology, multiple languages, athletics and diverse student clubs and activities. A residential program for college prep high school students enrolls 160 boarding students, primarily international. Located o...n an expansive 80-acre campus in coastal Saco, Maine, all Thornton students enjoy a distinctive academic experience.
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