The Harid Conservatory

  • The HARID Conservatory, in Boca Raton, Florida, was established in 1987 to provide superior professional training for gifted young dancers.
  • Students from across the United States and from other countries are selected for enrollment through audition.
  • Artistic talent and physical capability are the main criteria for admission.
  • HARID’s fine-arts curriculum is tuition free for all students during the academic year.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1987
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students44 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Harid Conservatory Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 28
Tuition NotesAll students admitted for the academic year receive a full-tuition scholarship.
Admissions DirectorSister Elizabeth Ross, Registrar
Admissions AssociateJanet Trivino, Admin. Asst.

School Notes

  • HARID offers high-school-age students comprehensive ballet training and an enriched academic education within a carefully supervised boarding-school environment. The four-year curriculum includes ballet and related dance courses (pointe, variations, partnering, men’s work); character, modern, jazz, and Spanish dance; Pilates; music studies; dance and music history; nutrition; kinesiology; ballet pedagogy; career-related seminars; and dance performance.
  • Academic studies are undertaken on campus via a structured and supervised virtual-school program utilizing Aventa Learning’s award-winning curriculum.Graduates receive a high-school diploma and, for those who qualify, a HARID Conservatory Certificate of Completion.
  • Each year, a four-week Summer School is offered for students 13–16 years of age. Auditions for the Summer School are held in January and February each year.
  • HARID is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Dance and is recognized as a high school by the State of Florida. Aventa Learning is accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission.

Nearby Private Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Endorse The Harid Conservatory. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
Now that school has safely reopened, what can we parents do to support and encourage the schools we care about so much?
Sending your child to a single-sex school is one of several options you have when it comes to private schools.
This article aims to show you where to look for information about school reopening protocols, school reopening communications, schools that have closed, and schools with COVID-19 cases, among other COVID-19 related issues.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please briefly describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Boca Raton, FL is $15,028 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).