Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE North Bridgton, ME – Bridgton Academy has hired Amity Gottschalk as its new Director of Academic Support. Gottschalk comes to Bridgton Academy from Stevens Brook Elementary School in Bridgton, ME, where she had been a 5th grade teacher for the past three years. A longtime educator, Gottschalk brings with her a wide … Continued

NORTH BRIDGTON, ME – Bridgton Academy has hired Jameel Moore as the newest member of Bridgton Academy’s College Counseling Office. Moore, a Cumberland, Maine native, will help guide Bridgton Academy’s students through the college selection process. Spending the previous five years at his alma mater, Endicott College, as Assistant, and then Associate, Director of Admissions, … Continued

By: Will Groves ’12 NORTH BRIDGTON, ME – Summertime here at Bridgton Academy is a great opportunity to make improvements to areas around campus. Much like the renovation that is happening at Cleaves Hall currently, Ellis-Fisher Field is also getting an important facelift. Shortly after Commencement for the Class of 2018 wrapped up, the turf … Continued

New Head Coach returns to Maine, arrives in North Bridgton, by way of National Sports Academy in Lake Placid, NY CONTACT: NICK LeBEL, 207-647-3322 x1217 NORTH BRIDGTON, ME – Bridgton Academy is excited to announce the hiring of Rod Simmons as Head Hockey Coach. Simmons joins the Wolverine hockey program after three seasons as hockey … Continued

David Colella ’72 and Tom Hall ’85 named to Bridgton Academy Board of Trustees NORTH BRIDGTON, ME Bridgton Academy is pleased to welcome David Colella ‘72 and Tom Hall ‘85 to the Bridgton Academy Board of Trustees. The two Bridgton Academy graduates have been elected following the retirement of longtime board member Carol Hamblet, and … Continued

Bridgton Academy Class of 2018 graduate Brody Dupuis (Hooksett, NH) has been selected as a recipient of the prestigious Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) Scholarship. Dupuis received the honor in a small ceremony on the campus of Bridgton Academy in March, but was formally honored during Bridgton Academy’s 2018 Commencement Exercises on May 4, … Continued

Bridgton Academy Head Baseball Coach and Director of Athletics and Athletic Recruitment Aaron Izaryk appeared on “The Best Ever You” podcast. You can hear Coach Izaryk speak about his journey, from the suburbs of Toronto, Canada, to the University of Maine and finally Bridgton Academy. Coach Izaryk, a four-year baseball player for the Black Bears, … Continued

Academy selects Hampshire Development Corp to renovate historic dormitory on North Bridgton campus NORTH BRIDGTON, ME – After an extensive search, Bridgton Academy has selected Hampshire Development Corporation of Exeter, New Hampshire, to conduct a major renovation project on Cleaves Hall, Bridgton Academy’s largest dormitory. Scheduled to begin on January 24, the work will be … Continued

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