Maine Central Institute
Maine Central Institute offers American and international students a rigorous academic environment surrounded by the best of New England town life. Maine Central Institute provides a comprehensive educational program and a newly founded aviation program.
NUMBERS MAKING 98% UNIVERSITY ACCEPTANCE
98% students are accepted by Top 1% universities e.g. Harvard University, Princeton University, Cornell University, Yale University, New York University, University of California, etc.
Maine Central Institute's campus includes a state-of-the-art Math and Science Center, two computer classrooms, a chemistry lab, a botany area, and recently renovated art facilities. Maine Central Institute's sports facilities include gymnasiums, weightlifting equipment, sports fields, a golf course, a track, and tennis court.
There are 450 students and the teacher - student ratio is 1:9 to maximize the school's teaching quality and student services.
There are 66 electives including AP (Advanced Placement) courses e.g.Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science, English Language and Composition, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History, etc.
There are 53 elective courses in Science, Arts, Language, and Sports e.g. Spanish, French, 3D Design, Art and Design Fundamentals, A Capella, Ballet, Basketball, Cheerleading, Ice Hockey, Indoor Track and Field, Rifle Team, etc.
MCI's impressive athletic record includes three football state championships and two field hockey state championships. Three NBA All-Stars have graduated from MCI.
Over 100 students participate in drama or art competitions each year. The Bossov Ballet Theater at MCI is both a performing company and an internationally renowned pre-professional ballet school.
Top Arts & Sports
As a member of Maine’s top athletic league, Thornton Academy offers several competitive varsity sports. Their football, tennis, golf, swimming, and volleyball teams consistently place top in the state or region.
There are 26 student-led clubs such as Literature, Food, Cultural Diversity, Robotics, Art Club, Book Club, Chess, Calligraphy, Chinese, Creative Writing, Culinary, Culture Diversity,
Dorm Counsel, Fencing, Flight School, French, Model United Nations, Math Team, National Honor Society, Outdoor Adventure, etc.