Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory

A liberal arts approach to learning is the foundation of our curriculum.
Our daily scheduleof seventy-five-minute classes which rotate over two days provides opportunities for in-depth exploration of literature, mathematics, science experimentation, and participation inthe visual and performing arts.
The student load of coursework includes a total of sevencredits in each academic year.
Our teachers prepare using a backwards-design modelwhich targets critical thinking and problem-solving in all academic disciplines.Course offerings include:HONORS and ADVANCED PLACEMENT courses designed to continuously challengestudents at an advanced level.
Achievement in these courses is recognized throughadditional weighting to the overall grade point average (GPA). DUAL ENROLLMENT coursework available through our partnership with St. ThomasUniversity.
Successful coursework is recognized and is transferable to any college in Florida. These courses are taught by CMCP faculty who have St. Thomas endorsement.
Here atCMCP, students are able to participate in both AP classes and Dual Enrollment classessimultaneously. The CHAMINADE SCHOLARS (CM SCHOLARS) program available for selected high-achieving students who choose to participate in off-campus enrichment activities whileengaging in rigorous coursework.Students who have diagnosed learning exceptionalities may qualify for support in ourLEARNING CENTER. A psychoeducational of 3 years or less should be submitted with allother admissions documents.All students participate daily in a self-paced standardized testing preparation program.There is no additional fee for this SARA APP program.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 600 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,300
  • Average class size: 122 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1960
Summer School Offered
Yes
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students
600 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
33%
State avg.: 46%
Students by Grade
Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
68%
Average Class Size
122 students
Number of AP Courses
14 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
American Government, AP US History, Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, Economics, English, French, French Language, Human Geography, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Studio Art, World History
Average SAT score
1180
(Out of 1600)
Average ACT score
24
(Out of 36)
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
School issued uniform of navy pants, white polos, vests and sweaters optional, ties optional

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Legacy Rate available
Summer Program Cost
$550
Summer Program Cost Notes
HOPE
% on Financial Aid
36%
Admissions Director
Luigina Billisi
Admissions Associate
Skylar Millican

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Art Honor Society, Best Buddies, Campus Ministry, Chess Club, Choir, English Honor Society, French Honor Society, Interact, International Thespian Society, Key Club, L.I.F.E., Model UN, Mu Alpha Theta, National Honor Society, Science Club, Science Honor Society, Social Studies Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Student Government, Tri M Honor Society, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Band, Choir

School Notes

  • A liberal arts approach to learning is the foundation of our curriculum. Our daily schedule of seventy-five-minute classes which rotate over two days provides opportunities for in-depth exploration of literature, mathematics, science experimentation, and participation in the visual and performing arts. The student load of coursework includes a total of seven credits in each academic year. Our teachers prepare using a backwards-design model which targets critical thinking and problem-solving in all academic disciplines. Course offerings include: HONORS and ADVANCED PLACEMENT courses designed to continuously challenge students at an advanced level. Achievement in these courses is recognized through additional weighting to the overall grade point average (GPA).DUAL ENROLLMENT coursework available through our partnership with St. Thomas University. Successful coursework is recognized and is transferable to any college in Florida. These courses are taught by CMCP faculty who have St. Thomas endorsement. Here at CMCP, students are able to participate in both AP classes and Dual Enrollment classes simultaneously. The CHAMINADE SCHOLARS (CM SCHOLARS) program available for selected high-achieving students who choose to participate in off-campus enrichment activities while engaging in rigorous course work. Students who have diagnosed learning exceptionalities may qualify for support in our LEARNING CENTER. A psychoeducational of 3 years or less should be submitted with all other admissions documents. All students participate daily in a self-paced standardized testing preparation program. There is no additional fee for this SARA APP program.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory cost?
Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory's tuition is approximately $16,300 for private students and $550 for summer students.
What sports does Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory offer?
Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory offers 15 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, E-sports, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field and Volleyball. Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Florida for most sports offered.
What is Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory's ranking?
Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for: Largest student body, Most sports offered, Most extracurriculars offered and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory?
The application deadline for Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory located?
Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory is located in the Hollywood Hills neighborhood of Hollywood, FL. There are 4 other private schools located in Hollywood Hills.

School Reviews

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Excellent school, the teachers are very involved in the students' activities and both they and the school staff are always available to the parents.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 600 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,300
  • Average class size: 122 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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