Foxcroft Academy has an opening for a Director of Admissions. The Director of Admissions is an administrative position reporting to the Head of School. He/she will work with the Head of School in providing oversight to the Academy and is specifically responsible for areas of Academy endeavors having to do with admissions and summer programming. The primary responsibility is to advance the Academy’s mission, maximizing revenue from tuition, school partnerships, and program development. Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, a resume, and three letters of reference to Pam Weatherbee, Assistant to the Head of School, Foxcroft Academy, 975 West Main Street, Dover-Foxcroft, ME 04426
About Foxcroft Academy
Established in 1823, Foxcroft Academy is an independent day and boarding high school in Dover-Foxcroft, Maine. FA’s student body comprises approximately 350 local day students and 100 boarding students hailing from 10 different nations. The Academy’s ever-expanding, standards-based curriculum includes 11 accredited Advanced Placement courses, 25 Visual and Performing Arts courses, 24 offerings in Technical Education, 5 World Language programs, and comprehensive Special Education services. Foxcroft Academy’s 23 varsity athletic teams have combined to win 21 state championships.
Foxcroft Academy’s campus is located on 125 acres comprising playing fields, two large student dormitories, a main academic complex, and a number of annexes. The campus borders the Piscataquis River one mile west of the center of Dover-Foxcroft on Route 15, formerly the stage route between Bangor and Greenville. An hour’s drive from Mt. Katahdin, Moosehead Lake, and Baxter State Park, Dover-Foxcroft is surrounded by lakes, mountains, rivers and woods. The Academy boasts a safe and friendly learning environment with plenty to do before, during and after school.
An experienced and supportive faculty chal...lenge and motivate students both in and out of the classroom, as we believe learning goes beyond the classroom walls! Academic support includes a strong advisor system, peer tutoring, special study options, and one-on-one conferences with teachers.