What is Campus Like?

Thornton Academy is nestled on 80 acres in the safe and scenic coastal town of Saco, Maine. Over a dozen buildings blend tradition with innovation. Students study in renovated historic brick buildings that support the latest technological advances.

Facilities include a newly-renovated library, an Arts & New Media Center, a 500-seat theater, an engineering lab, a television studio, a dining commons, student and faculty residences, and a turf athletic stadium with a track, numerous playing fields, and a tennis court.

Email admissions@thorntonacademy.org today to set up a campus visit!

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Location in Southern Maine

Saco is a friendly, close-knit community that boasts of natural beauty. Opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts abound with beaches, rivers, forests, and mountains to explore, including The Eastern Trail and Ferry Beach State Park. Students at Thornton Academy benefit from close proximity to larger metropolitan areas. Thornton Academy is a short 15 miles from Portland, Maine—a thriving, artistic city that has continually won national awards for its outstanding quality of life—and just 90 miles from Boston, Massachusetts.

A Place of Beauty
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Thornton Academy
438 Main Street
Saco, Maine 04072
(207) 282-3361
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