Montverde Academy

17235 7th Street,
Montverde, FL, 34756-0347
Tel: (407)469-2561
Grades: PK - 12 | 982 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. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS)
Florida Kindergarten Council (FKC)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1912

Student Body

Total Students 982 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 47%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Montverde Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 58%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 23 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of 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  
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Shorts, Skorts and Polo Shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $42,000
Tuition Notes Boarding Tuition
Admissions Director Mr. Jon Hopman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Equestrian, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
EquestrianFootball,
GolfSoccer,
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: 08/08/2013

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The nearest high school is New Hope Christian Academy (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodlands Lutheran Church Early Learning Center (2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Woodlands Lutheran Church Early Learning Center (2 miles away)
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