Maur Hill - Mount Academy

  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1863

Student Body

Total Students185 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Maur Hill - Mount Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%
Average Class Size17 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP English, AP History, College Algebra, College Anatomy & Physiology, College Calculus, College English, College Government
Average SAT score1220
Average ACT score24
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants, collared shirts, skirts for girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$25,500
Tuition Notes(7-day - $25500) (5-day - $24500) (International - $34,450)Inclusive fee: School tuition/fees, room/board
% on Financial Aid
54%
Average Financial Aid Grant$7,000
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMrs Anne Faucett
Endowment Size$2.8 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
WeightliftingWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Debate, Math Club, Pep Club, Video Yearbook

Club or Organization:
House Systems, International Club, National Honor Society, Photography, Robotics, Scholars Bowl, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Drama, Forensics, Pep Band

School Notes

 
  • Preparing students academically, socially, physically and spiritually
  • AP and College Credit courses
  • 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 (on site testing)
  • Athletic, academic, art, & music programs
  • 31 clubs and sports available
  • Teacher Advisor Program
  • 5 athletic fields, 2 gyms, athletic center/weight room
  • Tuition assistance and payment plans available

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The average private school tuition in Kansas is $4,940 for elementary schools and $10,251 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Kansas is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).