St. Johnsbury Academy is a member of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, the National Association of Independent Schools, the Association of Independent Schools in New England, and the Vermont Independent Schools Association.
The Academy is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and has been approved by the Vermont State Board of Education. In addition, the Academy is a member of the College Entrance Examination Board and has been designated by that body as an Examination Center.
St. Johnsbury Academy admits students of any sex, race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, handicap, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin in the administration of its education policies, admission policies, scholarship programs, and athletic and other school administered programs.
St. Johnsbury Academy is approved as an independent school under Vermont law.