Fryeburg Academy offers a multi-faceted program that meets the needs of a diverse student body. Most students enroll in the college preparatory program but have the opportunity to take courses in business and industrial arts/technology. A special services program is available to students diagnosed with minor learning disabilities, and the English as a Second Language program assists international students with developing proficiency in English. Fryeburg offers traditional extra-curricular opportunities in interscholastic athletics, dramatics and various student organizations. Located in the foothills of the White Mountains, Fryeburg emphasizes outdoor activities and skiing. In addition to the interscholastic alpine and Nordic teams, the academy sponsors the Fryeburg AcademyMt. Washington Valley ski team. Students who participate enroll at the academy for the school year or the winter term. During the ski season, those students attend classes in the morning, train in the afternoon and compete every weekend.