Admissions Events



Attend the February Virtual Open House to discover Thornton Academy's summer programs including our general Summer at Thornton Academy program for students ages 12 - 17, our summer dance academy, as well as our summer arts for kids program. Learn more and register!


Learn how our financial aid and scholarship opportunities could make attending Thornton Academy Middle School an affordable option for your family. Meet us at Saco Scoop - all children ages 13 and under receive a free ice cream. Learn more!



Join us at our next Prospective Student Event featuring our Academic Expo to meet teachers and hear about the curriculum for our 200+ classes offered at Thornton Academy's Upper School. Campus tours will be offered and admissions representatives will be available to talk about the admissions process and financial aid and scholarships.


Get to know Thornton Academy Middle School, a supportive school filled with friendly faces and an emphasis on personal, academic, and emotional growth at our annual Open House. Through interactive sessions, you will be able to meet staff and students, tour the building, and ask questions about the application, financial aid, and scholarship process.

Attention international families!

This fall, Thornton Academy admissions representatives will be participating in digital fairs across the globe! Want to 'meet' us virtually? Email

a student uses a microscope
hockey player gets ready to take a shot
dancers in skirts on stage
main building at dusk
teacher and three students share a laugh
Three students in a dorm room
teacher with a laptop in class
winning a sprint in a track meet
studying with a friend in the library
five students at a picnic table outside a dormitory
playing rock paper scissors
Four students after a running race
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aerial view of thornton academy's campus
students and a teacher work on a project in the new media center
a student plays the violin during a concert
students in trojan spirit gear at a pep rally