Orono is a beautiful and thriving community located on the shores of the beautiful Stillwater and Penobscot Rivers. It is home to the University of Maine‘s flagship campus, numerous successful businesses, a network of panoramic walking trails and preserves, and a strong Parks and Recreation Department.
Pope John XXIII is a Catholic co-educational college preparatory high school dedicated to fostering compassion, justice, dignity, and truth within a global community. We provide a rigorous, values-based academic program that incorporates religious studies, community service, liturgical celebrations, and extracurricular activities. With a firm foundation, we enable the future generation to embrace their stewardship over the Earth.
Portsmouth Christian Academy (PCA) is a private non-denominational Christian school. There are three schools within the academy: Preschool (3-5 yrs), Lower School (K-8), and Upper School (9-12). The Upper School is designed as a college preparatory program.
PMA provides a quality education that seeks to integrate Catholic beliefs and values with academic excellence, empowering students to assume roles of leadership and service. Admission to PMA is competitive and is based on a student’s past academic record, performance on the High School Placement Exam, and teacher and administrator recommendations. PMA offers the unique opportunity of high quality academic programs, which cultivate the intellectual, emotional, creative, spiritual, physical, and aesthetic faculties of its students. Encouraging positive self-image, self-discipline, leadership, and academic excellence are worthy goals that lead to the service of God and the betterment of humankind.
Saint John's Preparatory School is a Catholic/Benedictine, co-educational, day and boardingInternational Baccalaureate college preparatory school for students in grades 6-12, with boarding options beginning in the 9th grade. Saint John's Prep is located within the 2,700 acres of woods and lakes of Saint John's University's campus in central Minnesota.
Saint Paul Lutheran High School is a private, college-preparatory high school for students in grades 9-12. We were founded in 1883 and have around 200 students from 9 US states and 17 different countries. Over 140 of our students live on campus in a dormitory setting.
South Hills Academy is host to groups and individuals from other countries who seek to develop their English language skills and learn more about American Culture. Students are integrated into grade/age appropriate classes including individualized schedules.
Southwestern Academy is a nonprofit, coeducational college preparatory school for grades 6-12, with two campuses—one in San Marino, California and the other in Rimrock, Arizona, United States. The school is accredited by WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges). The school offers boarding and day enrollment for 145 students for grades 6-12 in San Marino and 40 students for grades 9-12 at the Rimrock campus. A year of postgraduate studies is offered at both campuses. Students can transfer between the two campuses. The school was founded in 1924 by Maurice Veronda, father of the current headmaster, Kenneth Veronda.