Maur Hill - Mount Academy

Tel: (913)367-5482
  • Maur Hill-Mount Academy (MH-MA) in Atchison, Kansas provides a respected education to students from across the United States and internationally. As a Catholic boarding and day school, students will experience a challenging and supportive atmosphere with a residential program that provides a safe, nurturing, and structured environment.
  • MH-MA has a diverse student body that comes from several states and countries to be challenged, supported, and grow in a faith-filled college prep environment that sees 98% of graduates entering college.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 208 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Maur Hill - Mount Academy Student 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 $23,250
Tuition Notes (7-day - $23,250) (5-day - $21,750) (International - $31,600) Inclusive fee: School tuition/fees, room/board
% on Financial Aid
54%
Average Financial Aid Grant $7,000
Admissions Director Mr. Deke Nolan

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDrill Team,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Choir, Debate, Drama, Forensics, International Club, 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, Math Club, Pep Band, Pep Club, Photography, Scholars Bowl, Science Club, Video Yearbook, Yearbook, International Club,
National Honor Society,
Student Council,
Tatler Online (School Newspaper),

School Notes

 
  • Preparing students academically, socially, physically and spiritually
  • 29 hours of college credit
  • Academic Assistance Program
  • ACT/SAT Prep Courses
  • 98% of graduates continue on to college
  • Safe, structured, and supportive campus, school, and dorms
  • International Students: ESL Program, TOEFL prep, Summer ESL
  • Athletic, academic, art, & music programs
  • 31 clubs and sports available
  • Teacher Advisor Program
  • 5 athletic fields, 2 gyms, weight room
  • Tuition assistance and payment plans available

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