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Founded in 1879, MMI Preparatory School is an independent, non-sectarian, co-educational, college preparatory day school for students in grades 6 through 12.
The MMI campus is located in a culturally and economically diverse area of Northeastern Pennsylvania.
Conveniently situated near major Interstate Routes 80 and 81, MMI draws students from the Greater Hazleton, Greater Wilkes-Barre, and Bloomsburg areas, as well as the Pocono Mountain region.
Our mission at MMI is to provide area students with a comprehensive and inspiring 6th through 12th grade college preparatory program that maximizes each individual's academic, social and character potential in preparation for success in college and beyond.

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MMI Preparatory School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School History

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
209 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
MMI Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
64%
Average Class Size
16 students
Number of AP Courses
12 courses
List of Courses Offered
Average SAT score
1254
Average ACT score
26
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Business professional)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 1 / Jun. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition for 6th grade in 2020-2021 is 14040. Tuition above is for grades 7-12.
% on Financial Aid
50%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$8,200
Acceptance Rate
64%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Marci Hosier

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Botball, Chess Club, Chinese National Honor Society, Drama Club, Envirothon, Future Business Leaders of America, German National Honor Society, Interact Club, Math National Honor Society, MathCounts, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science, Science National Honor Society, Ski Club, Spanish National Honor Society

Arts and Music Programs:
Chamber Orchestra

School Notes

  • MMI is an independent, non-sectarian, co-educational private preparatory school serving students in grades 6-12. Our mission is to provide a college preparatory environment that fosters academic achievement, personal growth and a commitment to community service through development of intellectual inquiry, critical thinking and sound judgment. MMI offers a challenging college preparatory curriculum that prepares students for the rigors of college life by instilling good study habits and encouraging success.
Profile last updated: 08/17/2021

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