Thunderbird Adventist Academy
- Thunderbird Academy is a private, co-ed Christian high-school and boarding academy, teaching grades 9-12, and is located in Scottsdale, Arizona.
- TAA is truly committed to providing each of its students with a solid, Christ-centered, Seventh-day Adventist education which will prepare them for both college and life.
- Since its early beginnings in 1920 as Arizona Academy, Thunderbird has grown to become an educational institution which embraces a philosophy that focuses on preparation for life.
- Thunderbird strongly believes in the uniqueness and value of the individual and is committed to challenging each student to become the best they can be.
- Thunderbird Adventist Academy embraces a philosophy that maintains education is a preparation for life ' life in its present and eternal context, recognizing God as the source of all knowledge and wisdom.
- Thunderbird Adventist Academy believes in the uniqueness and value of the individual and is committed to challenging each student.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other school association(s)|
|Religious Affiliation||Seventh Day Adventist|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||132 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 38%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||20 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||20 students|
|Number of AP Courses||1 courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$11,750|
|Tuition Notes||Dorm Rates Day School Rates &7650|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Admissions Director||Sherrie Warren|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Scottsdale Grades: 9-12 | 950 students
9701 E Bell Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480)634-8200 3.6 9-12
- Scottsdale Grades: K-12 | 199 students
7940 E. Roosevelt Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
(480)947-9441 10.3 K-12