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School leader:  Mr. Gregory J. Schneider, Head of School
31 Academy St
South Berwick, ME 03908

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(207) 384-2164
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"Our School's mission is "to promote virtue and useful knowledge.""


  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students


  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Environmental, World languages, Humanities...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Video and film production, Band...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Latin, Spanish
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Submitted by a school leader · April 01, 2015
At Berwick, our faculty and staff are constantly working to advance the overall student experience. As a school and a community, we understand that feedback from both parents and students is paramount to our success. We strive to continue growing... more

Submitted by a student · March 28, 2015
This school contains mostly kids who don't like school. It's the place that kids go if they didn't get into a better school, or if their parent forced them to go there. The kids are very clichy and the teachers and administration do not get along... more

Submitted by a student · November 16, 2014
My favorite part of my day is my English class. Here at Berwick, many English and history classes are discussion based. Teachers prod and encourage us with questions, but most of the time students arrive in class with ideas and opinions about the... more

Submitted by a student · November 15, 2014
As a current student of Berwick, my experience has been nothing short of excellent. Coming in as a Junior I was a little apprehensive, leaving my friends from my local public school and only knowing a few students attending Berwick, but almost... more

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Berwick is a Pre-K-to-12 day school that serves 590 students from 3 states and over 60 communities. Founded in 1791, the Academy is Maine's oldest private school. Our community is dynamic, offering challenging academics, competitive athletics, and creative arts programs. Members of the community operate within a context of caring and respect as we pursue our quest for "useful knowledge" as "one school with three divisions."

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Berwick Academy
31 Academy St, South Berwick, ME  03908
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 42 reviews. (207) 384-2164
Last modified Berwick Academy is a Private school that serves grades PK-12