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Photographic Tour

Kents Hill Photographic Tour
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List of 18 items.

  • 1. Williams Woodworking Studio

    The Williams Woodworking Studio, opened in 2006, houses the school's popular woodworking program.  Woodworking, Environmental Wood Sculpture, and Advanced Woodworking are all taught here under the watchful eye of Dale Perkins.  You won't believe the amazing furniture built in this studio.
  • 2. Bodman Performing Arts Center

    At the Bodman Performing Arts Center, you will find theater and musical performances, guest speakers, and Morning Meeting (a daily gathering of the Kents Hill community for announcements and presentations). Formerly the school's original gymnasium, the building now holds the Vivian Russell Theatre and a state-of-the-art recording studio.
  • 3. Blethen House

    Home to the Head of School, Blethen House was built in the 1883, and was named after alum Alden J. Blethen, founder of the Seattle Daily Times.
  • 4. Reed Hall

    Home to junior and seniors girls and three faculty families, Reed Hall is one of the most environmentally green buildings on campus. Spacious and modern dormitory rooms in Reed Hall provide the highest standard of comfortable living. The girls in Reed can often be found in the lounge studying, playing Ping-Pong or watching movies.
  • 5. Jacobs Hall

    This dormitory houses Freshmen and Sophomore girls. Located on the upper part of campus with large grassy fields surrounding it, Jacobs has a large common area with a fireplace where students can watch television, play pool or piano.
  • 6. Health Center

    The Health Center, part of Jacobs Hall, provides resources for student’s physical and emotional needs. The Health Center is staffed by two nurses and two counselors who are available during school hours and on call after hours. The school physician holds weekly clinic hours. In addition to an infirmary, examination room and offices, the Health Center houses a conference room as well as a living room that students can use if they need a quiet space.
  • 7. Masterman Union

    The Masterman Union houses the dining hall and College Counseling offices as well as several meeting rooms.
  • 8. Wesleyan Hall

    A dormitory that houses Freshman boys located in the center of campus. Located a convenient distance from Masterman Union, classroom buildings, and the Alfond Athletic Center, Wesleyan has also recently completed renovations that include a new roof and energy efficient windows in the lounge.
  • 9. Ricker Hall

    One of the oldest buildings on campus, Ricker Hall is home to the English and ESL departments as well as the Student Center and Bookstore. Classrooms in Ricker Hall include Harkness Tables where students actively participate in class discussions. Ricker Theater was recently renovated into a multi-purpose room which will house our Elite Fencing Program.
  • 10. Bearce Hall

    Bearce Hall is one of the oldest buildings on campus. The first floor of Bearce includes the office of Admissions and the Head of School's office. The first floor lobby of Bearce showcases a stunning mural, depicting the history and life of the school. If History, Psychology or Economics is on your academic schedule, you will head upstairs to the Social Studies department.  On the second floor, Deering Chapel offers a space for large group meetings as well as a space for quiet reflection.
  • 11. Sampson Hall

    A dormitory that houses Sophomore, Junior and Senior boys, Sampson Hall also houses the Cochrane Library, Information Technology offices and the George H. Bass III Visual Arts Center.
  • 12. Dunn Science Center

    The Dunn Science Center is home to the Mathematics, Modern Languages and Science departments. This is also the place to go late at night to catch the best views of the Northern Lights, the Milky Way and many stars and planets, thanks to a 10-inch Celestron reflecting telescope in the observatory.
  • 13. Davis Hall

    A dormitory that houses Senior and Post-Graduate students. Davis has single rooms as well as quads with loft bedrooms. Davis is located near the Alfond Athletics Center and the Dunn Science Center.
  • 14. The Akin Learning Center

    The Akin Learning Center opened in January 2012. Created with input from students, faculty, and alumni, the 10,000 square-foot building, is designed to be a warm and intimate space with amenities that include a library, a conference room, nine tutoring classrooms with adjacent offices, two study rooms, a kitchen and a living room complete with fireplace.
  • 15. Turf Fields

    Opened in 2008, the Ted Alfond and John Huard turf fields provide an exceptional space for fall and spring athletics. Featuring the largest FieldTurf surface in New England, the Alfond and Huard fields are home to the KHS football, soccer, field hockey, lacrosse, baseball, and softball teams.
  • 16. Alfond Athletics Center

    A state-of-the-art facility, the Harold and Ted Alfond Athletics Center was constructed in 2001 and houses the Joy and Rist Bonnefond Hockey Arena, a fitness room and basketball court as well as an athletic training room.
  • 17. The Joanne and Dick O’Connor Alpine Training Center

    The Joanne and Dick O'Connor Alpine Training Center at Kents Hill School is a tremendous resource for Kents Hill students as well as young skiers in the local community. Home of the Kents Hill Competitive Alpine Program, the facility was recently expanded to include a Pino rope tow for a new beginner’s area as well as a new expert trail.
  • 18. Bass Arts Center

    The Bass Visual Arts Center features outstanding studio facilities including a state-of-the-art Mac Lab  for painting, drawing, sculpting, photography, and 3-D art. Artwork is always on display at the Bass Arts Center, showcasing the artistic talent of Kents Hill students.
Founded in 1824, Kents Hill School is a co-ed college preparatory boarding school for boys and girls grades 9-12 located in central Maine.