|66 Cutler Road
East Machias, Maine, Washington County 04630
|School type||2789, Semi-Private|
|Motto||We are an Equal Opportunity organization.|
|School district||AOS 96|
|School number||+1 (207) 255-8301|
|Head of school||Judson McBrine|
|Grades||9 - 12|
|Years offered||223 (2015)|
|Average class size||17|
|Student to teacher ratio||15/1|
|Hours in school day||7|
|Campus size||3 acre|
In the beginning, classes were held in Machias at the Burnham Tavern and the Masonic Hall. It wasn’t until much later that the school got its own building. After deliberation between neighboring towns, the first school building was built in East Machias, opening its doors on September 8, 1823.
Today Washington Academy welcomes boys and girls, about 50% of each gender. WA has over 350 day students and about 90 residential students- representing more than 20 surrounding communities and more than 15 countries.
WA completed construction of a new Health and Wellness Center, and improvements in athletic fields, classroom space, and digital infrastructure in 2011.
- "Washington Academy". washingtonacademy.org. Retrieved 2015-09-08.