Hampden Academy in Hampden, ME - Niche

  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    692
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    133 3.8

Hampden Academy is a public coed school in Hampden, Maine. It has 692 students in grades 9-12. There have been 133 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

89 Western Ave
Hampden, ME 04444
(207) 862-3791

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 133 reviews
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    • Parent
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Variety of clubs, sports, and activities.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Health & Safety: My children feel safe at this school.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: After school activities are many...theater, music, science, art, sports, government, debate, leadership and more!
    • Parent
    • 3
    Teachers: It's a mix where I see some teachers really putting themselves out there for students and being available and other teachers doing the minimum they need to.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Health & Safety: The school promotes a violence-free atmosphere and keeps students safe with buzz-entry doors and resource officer on premise.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 Brewer High School 5 mi. 379
2.33 Old Town High School 16 mi. 372
1.66 Central High School 19 mi. 387
2.33 Belfast Area High School 23 mi. 523
2.33 Ellsworth High School 24 mi. 476

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 45%
Male 54%

Student Diversity

Hampden Academy United States Maine Belfast Area High School Brewer High School Central High School Ellsworth High School Old Town High School
White 92.0% 51.0% 91.1% 96.0% 93.0% 98.0% 92.0% 92.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.8% 1.6% 1.0% 0% 0% 2.0% 2.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.8% 1.5% 0% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 1.0%
Hispanic 1.0% 25.0% 1.8% 0% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 1.0%
African American 1.0% 15.0% 3.2% 0% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.6% 0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 20.5%
Grade 10 27.0%
Grade 11 25.1%
Grade 12 27.3%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 92% Yes
  • 0% Not sure.
  • 8% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 26% Teachers
  • 20% Courses
  • 20% Opportunities
  • 18% Atmosphere
  • 16% Sports

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 40% Drug usage
  • 20% Drama
  • 20% It's just kinda...eh...
  • 20% People are gross

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 15 responses

  • 53% The quality of the classes
  • 33% The facility
  • 13% The sports teams

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 46% Determined
  • 38% Supportive
  • 15% Challenging

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 100% Be respectful and get involved

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 27% I love everything about this school.
  • 73% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.