The Academy was founded by the people of Fryeburg who recognized that, “Good education is the greatest importance to Society.” We take a comprehensive approach and consider each applicant individually, helping to identify the best fit: matching passion with programs, classes, clubs, athletics, arts, community and more! When you find a school that is the best fit, you will grow and challenge yourself in new ways.  At Fryeburg Academy, come find your place in the world. 
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There is an old Maine adage that says, 
"you can't get there from here."  But we say, "why would you ever want to leave?"

We can't wait to see you!

Click on 'Air,' 'Car,' or 'Bus' to get more detailed travel information or use Google Maps to help you on your way.

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List of 3 frequently asked questions.

  • Air»

    • All major airlines fly directly to Boston's Logan International Airport. 
    • The Portland (Maine) Jetport (PWM) is served by several carriers, and rental car service is available at both airports. 
    • A year-round regional airport in Fryeburg accommodates private and chartered airplanes, with ground service available.
  • Car»

    Fryeburg is three hours north of Boston and six hours northeast of New York City.
    • Boston: I-95 North to Portsmouth, NH to Spaulding Turnpike (NH 16) to Conway, to US 302 East to Fryeburg, ME (8 miles). 
    • Providence: I-95 to Spaulding Turnpike (NH 16) then follow Boston directions. 
    • Portland: US 302 West, or Rt. 25 to Rt. 5 and Rt. 113 (60 miles). 
    • Hartford and South: I-84 to I-90 (Mass Pike) to I-495 to I-95 to Spaulding Turnpike (NH 16) then follow Boston directions. (240 miles - Hartford; 330 miles - NYC).
  • Bus»

    • Concord Trailways offers direct daily service from Logan Airport and downtown Boston to Conway, NH (8 miles from Fryeburg). 

Fryeburg Academy

745 Main Street
Fryeburg, ME 04037
p. (207) 935-2001      
f.  (207) 935-5013
Fryeburg Academy is an independent boarding and day school, serving grades 9-12 and postgraduate. We invite you to explore our site and learn how students from around the globe find their place in the world through our exceptional academic, art, and athletic programs.