The Ambrose School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
6100 N. Locust Grove Rd.
Meridian, ID 83646
Tel: (208)323-3888
  • We are a classical Christian school with about 530 students in grades K-12.
  • Our teachers are professional and committed to the classical model while offering competitive sports, AP classes, journalism, and science.
  • Our distinguished academics will challenge your child and they will develop an enthusiasm for learning in our structured and loving class rooms.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded 1995

Student Body

Total Students 529 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 12%
Students by Grade The Ambrose School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
59%
Average Class Size 23 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
Average SAT score 990
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,200
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $3200 for half day kindergarten up to $7700 for high school.
% on Financial Aid
1%
Acceptance Rate
81%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Susan Herrick

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
GolfLacrosse,
Mountain BikingSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Bell choir, Chess, Choir, Drama, Journalism, Mock trial/debate, Music, Orchestra, Yearbook Art, Bell choir, Chess, Choir, Drama, Journalism, Music, Orchestra, Yearbook, Mock trial/debate,

School Notes

  • Visit and experience the classical Christian difference at The Ambrose School. Our students study Latin, history, science, math, and the Bible with uncommon depth. Half day and all day kindergarten options are available for the upcoming school year. For more information please visit our website (http://www.TheAmbroseSchool.org) or call (208) 323-3888.

Profile last updated: 01/29/2016

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School Reviews

5  2/15/2015
Our three children have attended The Ambrose School over the past 15 years beginning in kindergarten. We now have a graduate, and two high school students. We have walked with the school through many changes and with every change, the school has become an even better place to educate students. There are many opportunities for music, art, media, etc. The success of the mock trial program is unmistakable as the team is repeatedly the state champion or runner-up. The athletic program is top-notch. Most importantly, our children are ready for college. It is evident our oldest, now a junior in college, has succeeded because of the training she received at Ambrose.
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