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MILTON, MA – Two touchdown passes from Joe Bernard (Bishop Brady HS, NH) were not enough for the Wolverines to overcome as Bridgton Academy dropped its season opener to the Curry College JV 20-14 in Milton on Sunday. Trailing 7-0 midway through the 2nd quarter, Bernard connected with WR Johnny Rosario (Thornton Academy, ME) on … Continued

Contact: dlepage@bridgtonacademy.org 207-647-3322 x1224 Dave Lepage arrived on campus in the fall of 1997, and has remained a stalwart member of the Bridgton Academy ever since. He began as a math teacher, hockey coach and dorm parent, owning the longevity record for his seven-year tenure in Walker Hall. In 2008, Dave made the transition to … Continued

Venerable 108-year-old dormitory to receive sweeping renovations in 2017-18 NORTH BRIDGTON, ME – “January 4, 1909 is a day long to be remembered by the girls of Bridgton Academy, as the day when the dormitory was first opened to them.” – The Stranger, Vol. 26, No. 2 (1909). With those words, the history of the … Continued

Written and compiled by Sarah Gaines Class Notes Summer 2017 Welcome to Bridgton Academy Class Notes, an exclusively digital addendum to the biannual publication of our print newsletter, Bridgton Academy Today! We invite you to read on to see what some of your fellow Bridgton alumni and friends have been up to. Don’t see your … Continued

Chris Webb, Bridgton Academy’s Chief Enrollment and Advancement Officer, has been named to the Board of Directors for the Independent Schools Association of Northern New England (ISANNE). The 11 member ISANNE Board of Directors is the organization’s governing body. ISANNE, founded in the 1970’s, currently has a membership of 62 schools, which employ over 2700 … Continued

(North Bridgton, ME- March 7, 2017)— Bridgton Academy is excited to announce the return of Rick Marcella as Head Football Coach. Coach Marcella, who coached at the Academy for 26 seasons from 1986 to 2012, returns after five years away from North Bridgton. A Waterbury, CT native, Marcella has built a legendary career and resume … Continued

Memorial Gymnasium, here on the campus of Bridgton Academy, was the sight of the annual Dorm Wars Dodgeball Tournament. Six dorms competed in a double-elimination style dodgeball tournament. Being one of two Dorm Wars competitions this year, the dorms were playing even harder for bragging rights. Every year certain dorms are believed to be the … Continued

Check out the Fall 2016 edition of Bridgton Academy Today! Featuring the 2016 Annual Report on Giving, this issue also profiles the incredible career of Peter Gately, and introduces you to Koop Field, our new dedicated baseball complex! Once you’ve finished BA Today, check out the Fall 2016 edition of Class Notes!

Martin J. Mooney has been named Bridgton Academy’s 48th Head of School, completing a six-month, nationwide search to find the right candidate. Mooney will officially assume the position on July 1.