Maur Hill - Mount Academy

1000 Green Street,
Atchison, KS, 66002-0660
     Tel: (913)367-5482
Grades: 9 - 12 | 190 students
Maur Hill - Mount Academy (MH-MA) is a Catholic, college preparatory school educating young men and women in the Benedictine tradition of prayer, work, and love of learning since 1863.
Benedictine education embraces the spirit of community, and it most certainly holds true here.
The hallmark of MH-MA is the positive environment providing each and every student the support and opportunity to reach their goals and inspire their growth and development academically, socially, physically, and spiritually.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1863

Student Body

Total Students 190 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 26%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Maur Hill - Mount Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 55%
Average Class Size 17 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP English, AP History, College Algebra, College Anatomy & Physiology, College Calculus, College English, College Government  
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants, collar shirts, skirts for girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $21,750
Tuition Notes (7-day - $21,750) (5-day - $20,250) (International - $29,000) Inclusive fee: School tuition/fees, room/board
% on Financial Aid 40%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,500
Admissions Director Mr. Deke Nolan


Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Drill TeamFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Boarder Council, Choir, Debate, Drama, Forensics, International Club, Intramurals, Math Club, National Honor Society, Pep Band, Pep Club, Photography, Scholars Bowl, Science Club, Student Council, Tatler Online (School Newspaper), Video Yearbook, Yearbook Art Club, Choir, Debate, Drama, Forensics, Intramurals, Math Club, Pep Band, Pep Club, Photography, Scholars Bowl, Science Club, Video Yearbook, Yearbook, Boarder Council,
International Club,
National Honor Society,
Student Council,
Tatler Online (School Newspaper),

School Notes:

  • 98% of graduates continue on to college
  • Structured residency environment
  • 29 hours of college credit offered
  • Academic Assistance program
  • Teacher adviser program
  • ACT, SAT, TOEFL Prep courses
  • Summer ESL Program

Profile last updated: 02/19/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Immaculata High School (19.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trinity Lutheran School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Trinity Lutheran School (1.4 miles away)
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