Foxcroft Academy – Boarding School

Dover Foxcroft - Maine - USA

Dates

from 1 September to June 2024

2 years programme

 

 

Fees

€ 50.000 for 1 year

Category

Programma IB

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Overview

Founded in 1823, Foxcroft Academy’s college preparatory curriculum offers comprehensive visual, performing, and media arts courses along with technical education programs as well as a recently introduced STEM program. Foxcroft Academy also offers the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma Program, for the first time during the 2019-2020 year.

FACILITIES
Located on 125-acres in northern New England, the campus facilities include four modern residence halls, five athletic playing fields, four brand-new tennis courts, an outdoor basketball court, and a main academic complex.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Foxcroft Academy’s athletics program is exceptionally strong with more than 20 sports teams and 19 state championship titles.
The school’s visual, performing, fine, and media arts programs are comprehensive, offering courses such as sculptural welding, creative textiles, and filmmaking.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Foxcroft Academy’s two male and two female dorms house 8-12 students each and provide access to wireless internet and televisions. Students can take advantage of Maine’s expansive wilderness with extracurriculars such as the outdoors club and environmental club.

NUMBER OF STUDENT 425

Academics

Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)

  • Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Literature and Composition, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Physics B, Statistics, US History, World History

Languages

  • Chinese, French, Latin, Spanish

STEM Programme

IB DIPLOMA PROGRAMME 

Co-curricular activities

Arts

  • Architectural Drawing and Design, Art, Art – Advanced, Ceramics, Ceramics – Advanced, Creative Textiles, Digital Photography and Design, Film Production, Sculptural Welding, Studio Art, Studio Art, Theater, Video Game Design

Music

  • Choir, Contemporary Ensemble, Guitar, Jazz Band, Piano

Clubs and Extracurricular

  • Asian Culture, Culinary Club, Culture Club, Dance Team, Environmental, Key Club, Math Team, Outdoor Club, Photojournalism Club, Tech Crew

Sports

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

Includes

  • Application to the school/district identified
  • Definition of Academic Curriculum
  • FEE enrollment costs
  • Pre-departure orientation
  • School enrollment
  • Full board homestay accommodation
  • District health insurance
  • Assistance during the stay with local coordinators
  • Agency Fee
  • Transportation from the airport to the host family