When You’re Here, You’re Here to Thrive

Get an education that’s outside of ordinary. 

At Berwick Academy, students’ passions find a place to play, with innovative curriculums that encourage curiosity, exploration, and growth, from Pre-K through grade 12.

Students at Berwick Academy are exposed to a unique education balanced across academics, innovation, arts, and athletics, each with opportunities they will carry with them for life.

Berwick in Action
Friday, May 11 from 7:45-11 a.m.

RSVP to Sarah Gurry at 207.384.6301 or sgurry@berwickacademy.org
Early childhood is filled with learning; everything is new and curiosities are high. We nourish these meaningful, critical years for students in our Pre-K through 4th grade Lower School by encouraging joy, excitement, and curiosity around learning.

  • Close parent-teacher relationships and open communication
  • Social Emotional learning creates a sense of kindness, honesty, and readiness to learn
  • Individualized experiences for every student
  • Mandarin and Spanish beginning at age 3
  • Coding and robotics
In the Middle School, students begin to get comfortable outside of their comfort zone. We provide an innovative, student-centered, and project-based culture where fifth through eighth graders can try new things they may never otherwise have had the opportunity to do.

  • Interdisciplinary and student-directed learning
  • Access to innovation spaces including a MakerSpace and Fabrication Studio
  • Diverse clubs and activities in all areas of academics, arts and athletics, including Lego robotics, the Middle School Musical, the student art show, dance program and math team, and off-campus leadership and team-building trips
  • Mandarin, Latin, or Spanish and explore the language origins
  • Interscholastic sports including cross country, field hockey, tennis, and soccer
The Upper School takes students to the apex of their secondary education. A rigorous curriculum and opportunities in academics, innovation, arts, and athletics allow students to expand their minds, learn independence, grow confidence, and strive for excellence.

  • Pathways programs for arts or STEAM to explore deeper into these fields of study
  • Pinnacle courses, the most rigorous of the program, that offer interdisciplinary work in Neurolit, Scientific Calculus, Hamilton and more…
  • Exceptional college placement
  • Personal faculty advisor for 1:1 guidance through graduation
  • Diverse clubs and activities in all areas of academics, arts, and athletics, including writing for The Vernacular, string players, ping pong, volunteering and social change, math team, mountain biking, chemistry club, drama club, chess club, Model UN, debate club, Big and Little Buddies, and a cappella
Enroll your child here to thrive. We’re now accepting applications for fall 2018.


Learn about our Lower School

Learn about our Middle School


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.