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Lincoln Academy encourages applications from community minded students who aspire to achieve their goals.

Day Students

live locally and attend school during the day

and travel home each night after their extracurriculars

Midcoast Boarders

are from the state of Maine

and live in the dorms throughout the school year

Domestic Boarders

are from the United States

and live in the dorms throughout the school year

International Boarders

live outside the United States

and live in the dorms throughout the school year

How to apply for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Each year, Maine students from over 20 different towns choose to attend Lincoln Academy. Each students’ circumstances are different, so please reach out by phone, email or inquire at this link. We will provide you with the information you need to make an informed decision and walk you through the enrollment process.

Please contact Hilary Petersen, Associate Director of Admissions, for information on scheduling a visit and enrollment: or 207-563-3596, ext. 1107.

Please contact Eliza Gleason, Director of Career and Academic Counseling, for information on academics and credit transfer: or 207-563-3596, ext. 2127.

Applicants from Maine and the United States

We offer rolling admissions for domestic students, but the transition to our school and community is easiest at the start of each trimester (Late August, late November and mid March).

  • Online application form
  • School transcripts from the past two years
  • Math and English Teacher Recommendations
  • Proof of insurance coverage
  • Interview

Enrollments continue throughout the year, but for international students, the transition to our school and community is easiest in August and November.

  • Online application form
  • English teacher recommendation form (available online)
  • Math teacher recommendation form (available online)
  • School transcripts from the past three years
  • One of the following: Duolingo, IELTS, TOEFL iBT (school code 3634)
  • Photocopy of passport photo page
  • Photocopy of the visa and I-20 Form, if currently studying in the U.S.
  • Proof of financial support (Bank statement of fixed deposit preferred)
  • Video Interview with Director of Admissions via Zoom, WeChat, or WhatsApp
Applicants from China
International students from China should contact USAEDU International Consulting Group LLC. when applying to Lincoln Academy. USAEDU is our exclusive partner to help Chinese students through the admission, transition and arrival process. To submit an application to Lincoln Academy, please email Ms Maggie Wu at who is our representative from USAEDU International Consulting Group LLC.
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Thank you for your interest in Lincoln Academy and for your time and effort in completing our application process. We look forward to receiving your application materials and learning more about you.

Lu-Shien Tan, Director of Admissions,

Lincoln Academy
81 Academy Hill, Newcastle, ME 04553
Phone: 207.563.3596, ext. 2217
Fax: 207.563.1067

Lincoln Academy admits students of any race, religion, gender, national origin, or sexual orientation in the rights, privileges, programs and activities available to students at the school.  LA does not discriminate in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, financial aid, or any other programs administered by the school.