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 AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1863

Student Body

Total Students208 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeMaur Hill - Mount Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%
Average Class Size17 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP English, AP History, College Algebra, College Anatomy & Physiology, College Calculus, College English, College Government
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Khaki pants, collar shirts, skirts for girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / 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 DirectorMr. Deke Nolan

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, 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

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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