Montverde Academy

17235 7th Street
Montverde, FL 34756-0347
     Tel: (407)469-2561
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 1164 students
Five generations of Montverde Academy graduates have been guided by three fundamental principles: Knowledge,Character and Community. Founded in 1912, Montverde Academy is a college preparatory, coeducational independent school serving grades PK3-12.
The boarding program serves grades 7-12 and Post Graduate.
Montverde Academy offers a challenging academic environment to students who have a strong desire to learn.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS)
Florida Kindergarten Council (FKC)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1912

Student Body

Total Students 1164 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 47%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Montverde Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 58%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 26 courses
Advanced Courses AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Chinese Language, AP Computer Science A, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Government and Politics: Comparative, AP Macroeconomics, AP Music Theory, AP Physics B, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art/2-D, AP Studio Art/3-D, AP Studio Art/Drawing, AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP U.S. History, AP World History  
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Shorts, Skorts and Polo Shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $13,885
Tuition Notes Day Tuition
Admissions Director Jack Sweeney
Admissions Associate Jesse Meadow

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
EquestrianGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Team, American Sign Language, Bookworm Buddies, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Choir/Chorus, Computer Club, Drama, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, International Thespian Society, Irving Society, Juggling, Junior Toastmasters, Key Club, Knitting Club, Math Club, Mentor Club, Model United Nations, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Orchestra, Science Club, Step Team, Student Government, Yearbook & Photography Academic Team, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Choir/Chorus, Computer Club, Drama, Irving Society, Juggling, Key Club, Knitting Club, Math Club, Mentor Club, Newspaper, Orchestra, Science Club, Step Team, American Sign Language,
Bookworm Buddies,
Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
International Thespian Society,
Junior Toastmasters,
Model United Nations,
National Honor Society,
Student Government,
Yearbook & Photography,

School Notes:

•Founded in 1912, Montverde Academy is a college preparatory, coeducational independent school serving grades PK3-12. The boarding program serves grades 7-12 and Post Graduate. Montverde Academy offers a challenging academic environment to students who have a strong desire to learn. Five generations of Montverde Academy graduates have been guided by three fundamental principles: Knowledge, Character and Community. These principles are illustrated in the classroom through Advanced Placement and Honors courses. Performance on Advanced Placement exams achieved better than 82% passing rate with 55% scoring 4 or higher. Achievement of college placement is evidenced by a 100% college acceptance rate. Accentuating the foundation of Montverde Academy's community is its exemplary educators who are committed to academic excellence. Montverde Academy has 61 full-time faculty members with 58% holding advanced degrees. Montverde Academy also places an emphasis on developing students physically through positive interscholastic competition. The Athletic Program is sanctioned through the Florida High School Athletic Association. A variety of individual and team sports at both Varsity and Junior Varsity levels facilitate student development. Numerous athletics and fine arts programs have achieved local, state, and national recognition. In the past eight years, 42 student athletes have earned scholarships to NCAA qualifying colleges and universities. Required involvement with fine arts, athletics, clubs and service organizations allow students to become positive contributors to the school and community. The educational experience provided by Montverde Academy creates opportunities for lifelong learning and global leadership.

Profile last updated: 07/22/2015

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