Academics
Academics
Eighth Grade English
Eighth grade English provides students with continued opportunities to engage in reading, discussion, and analysis of quality literature, as well as to enhance and refine their written and oral expression; new genres of literature place emphasis on theme and idea, abstract thinking, figurative language and imagery.

MS Algebra IB
The Algebra IB course completes the 2-year Algebra I program and focuses on further development of problem solving skills, accurate and instinctive algebraic manipulation, and application of algebraic concepts.

8th Grade Science
In 8th grade science, students investigate properties of matter, atomic theory, energy and forces, and living systems; with particular emphasis on mathematical applications, measurement, lab skills, and critical thinking.
 

Serving Maine, The Seacoast of New Hampshire, and the North Shore of Massachusetts

Berwick Academy, situated on an 80-acre campus just over one hour north of Boston, serves 600 students, Pre-Kindergarten through grade 12, from Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine. Deeply committed to its mission of promoting virtue and useful knowledge, Berwick Academy empowers students to be creative and bold. Berwick strives to graduate alumni who shape their own learning, take risks, ask thoughtful questions, and come to understand and celebrate their authentic selves.  Founded in 1791 and rooted in a tradition of college preparation, our culture of innovation prepares students for a complex and dynamic world.