Saint Andrew`s School is a nationally recognized junior kindergarten (pre-k) through grade 12, day and boarding, college preparatory school in Boca Raton, Florida, in southern Palm Beach County. We offer a rigorous, private school curriculum that fosters creative thinking, opportunities to achieve balance, and experiences that build strong character. We are delighted to serve students from over 40 countries of multiple faiths and cultures. Saint Andrew's School was voted the Best Private School in Palm Beach County in 2019 by the readers of the Palm Beach Post.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 1,316 students
  • Acceptance rate: 60%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling

Top Rankings

Saint Andrew's School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1961
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
1,316 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Saint Andrew's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
180 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
28 courses
List of Courses Offered
Average SAT score
1220
Average ACT score
28
Average Percentile SSAT
56%
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniforms in JK-8 and dress code in Upper School. )

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notes
Junior Kindergarten (Pre-K 4) $25,020 Day Students - Lower School (K-5) $28,960 Day Students - Middle School (6-8) $32,880 Day Students - Upper School (9-12) $35,260 Boarding Students - Upper School (9-12), includes tuition, room and board $61,530
% on Financial Aid
15%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$21,000
Acceptance Rate
60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Alexandra Tolischus
Admissions Associate
Adena Shriner
Endowment Size
$20 million

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Cum Laude Society, Fair Trade Club, Model Congress, Model UN, Mu Alpha Theta (Math Honor Society), Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, Robotics Team, Round Square, Science National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society (Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica), Student Ambassadors, Student Council

School Notes

  • Our academic curriculum includes 46 Honors level courses, 24 Advanced Placement (AP)offerings, and the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme.
  • At Saint Andrew's School, we are proud to offer 19 different sports and 65 different teams between our High School and Middle School including swimming, tennis, and soccer.
  • We are quite proud that 86% of the senior class was admitted to a U.S. college ranked as"Most Competitive" or "Highly Competitive" in the 2019 Barron`s Guide to Colleges. Over 70 students reported earning more than $10 million in merit-based scholarships from different colleges and universities.
Profile last updated: 07/14/2021

School Reviews

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SA is undoubtedly one of the very best schools in the country. Best teachers, best staff, best food, best curriculum, best labs, best sports facilities, great extracurricular activities and the arts, academic awards and achievements over the years, the list goes on and on. I lived on this campus for 9 years. It's just....the best of the best!
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 1,316 students
  • Acceptance rate: 60%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Boca Raton, FL is $12,161 for elementary schools and $15,153 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Boca Raton, FL is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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