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Hampden Academy is a public school in Hampden Town, Maine. It has 741 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 62% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 114 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1 Main Rd North
Hampden, ME 04444
(207) 862-3791

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 114 reviews
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    • High School Sophomore
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: The sport facilities are supreme. They are well kept and safe to play on
    • High School Sophomore
    • 3
    Teachers: The teachers are alright, however the teachers should show more interest in helping a student with future career and college planning.
    • High School Sophomore
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Everyone is, for the most part, extremely involved with clubs and extracurriculars.
    • Parent
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: The school itself is only a few years old, so the facilities are still pretty new,; however, with the exception of its boys' basketball team, Hampden Academy is known more for its academic prowess than its sports.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: I have no major complaints in this regard.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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3.66 James F. Doughty School 5 mi. 381
2.66 Brewer High School 5 mi. 721
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3.00 Old Town Elementary School 15 mi. 544

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


Female 44%
Male 55%


Grade 9 23.2%
Grade 10 24.3%
Grade 11 26.2%
Grade 12 26.3%

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 8 responses

  • 88% Yes
  • 0% Not sure.
  • 12% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 25% Teachers
  • 21% Opportunities
  • 21% Atmosphere
  • 18% Courses
  • 14% Sports

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 9 responses

  • 56% The quality of the classes
  • 33% The facility
  • 11% The sports teams

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 83% Supportive
  • 17% Determined

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 100% Be respectful and get involved

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 29% I love everything about this school.
  • 71% 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.