It is situated on 86 waterfront acres along Sippican Harbor. The school mascot for Tabor’s 505 student body is the seawolf.
The academy, founded in 1876 by Elizabeth Taber, offers a challenging high school curriculum that includes basic academic disciplines and classes in marine and nautical science.
A highly competitive admissions process includes an application, standardized testing and an interview.
Tabor Academy enrolls 496 students representing 20 states and 24 countries. Tuition is $51,375 for boarding students and $36,815 for day students. Thirty-two percent of the students receive financial aid.
Tabor Academy offers a wide range of extracurricular actives in visual, performing and media arts, clubs and athletics. The school has 59 teams competing in 24 interscholastic sports.