Gould Academy’s Science Department consists of classes that equip students with important skills (measurement, metric system, experiment design and writing, and physical principles) before opening up the world of possibilities for scientific research available on campus.

Our faculty includes passionate scientists who are highly awarded individuals within their fields, and who help students succeed in the classroom and beyond.

Tour our campus to see one of the nation’s only biohazard level two safety hoods found at a high school, and speak with our network of students and alumni who have taken their work and independent studies to state and national competitions.

Science Departmental Requirements:

Three years of science, to include one year of a biological laboratory science and one year of a physical laboratory science.

Science Courses Offered:

Yearlong Courses Offered:
Research Methods in Science
Conceptual Physics
Honors Chemistry
AP Physics: Electricity and Magnetism
AP Physics: Mechanics
AP Biology
AP Chemistry
Middle School Science

Trimester Elective Courses Offered:
Environmental Science
Marine Science - Explorations of the Gulf of Maine
Ecology of the Androscoggin River
Anatomy & Physiology 

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    "Brad" Clarke 

    Assistant Head of School for Teaching & Learning, Dept Chair, History Teacher, Mountain Bike Coach
Gould is a small, co-ed, independent boarding school for grades 8-PG.  We are passionate about preparing academically motivated students for college, helping them to become independent-minded, ethical citizens who will lead lives of purpose, action, excellence, and compassion in a dynamic world.