Mentoring Academy

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
learning differences, self-concept limits, distractability
Year Founded
2012
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$100
Summer Program Cost Notes
per day

Student Body

Total Students
25 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Mentoring Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Number of AP Courses
4 courses
Average SAT score
1260
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(no code)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
There is a Reduced Tuition program to assist families with tuition.
% on Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$7,000
Admissions Director
John Muster
Admissions Associate
Jean Karavidas

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

School Notes

  • Student population is creative, academically very strong, and diverse in ethnicity and gender. Program is designed to assist in development of essential skills academically, socially and culturally.  We expect mastery of skills and content, open engagement in complex content and a willingness to put effort into growth.
Profile last updated: 07/20/2021

School Reviews

5  
After struggling socially and academically with the public school system and its large sizes my son is now coming into his own after only a year at Mentoring Academy. He finally has space to breathe and is scoring straight 'A's across the board. As a black boy, we found in previous schools, the expectations were unfortunately low. Here the expectations are high yet the emotional well-being of the child is at the forefront leading to a relaxed and happy working environment. Highly recommend.
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