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State

Kansas

Number of Students

220

SAT Average

1700

Grades

9-12

Maur Hill-Mount Academy

Private Boarding School – Atchison , Kansas

Maur Hill-Mount Academy (MH-MA) is a Catholic, college prep high school with a history of educating US students since 1863 and international students since the 1930’s.The college prep curriculum includes regular, honors, AP, and college courses, both on campus and at a nearby university. Students have also benefited from the renowned ESL program that has been in place for over 60 years.

FACILITIES
The academic buildings, dormitories, dining hall, and athletic facilities are centrally located on a spacious 90 acre campus. All facilities are modern and climate controlled with
Wi-Fi throughout the campus. Recent renovations have included a science wing, a new workout/exercise center, a green house, and an auditorium.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Maur Hill-Mount Academy values team sports as an integral way to bring students together to work towards a common goal. The academy’s coaches and teams played
hard and took home championships in football and basketball. MH-MA also offers team sports in Soccer, Dance and more. All students are involved and active members of the school community at Maur Hill-Mount Academy. The various arts classes and club activities give students that chance to get involved. With options like Band, Show Choir, and Hobby Art; international students will plenty of time to bond with their classmates.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
The boys dorm and girls dorm are both fully equipped with lounges, kitchens, laundry facilities, and Wi-Fi. Dorm parents are available at all times for students when they have
questions or need support. Weekend trips are hosted for sightseeing, movies, concerts, amusement parks, and more. Overnight trips during longer breaks are also available,
including a spring break trip in 2018 to Boston.


Location
Atchison is located about one hour west of Kansas City, Missouri.

Area population: 10,925
Town website: City of Atchison

Dates
Estimated Start Date: Mid-August
Estimated End Date: Late May

School Facts

ACT Average

25

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

220

Grades

9-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:9

Average Class Size

17

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offer Diploma

Yes

School Uniform

Yes

Campus Size

90 Acres

Religious Affiliation

Catholic

SAT Average

1700

Foreign Languages

  • French
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

100%

Arts

  • Art
  • Advanced Art
  • Band
  • Broadcast
  • Choir
  • Layout and Design
  • Music Appreciation
  • Music Theory
  • Photography
  • Sculpting
  • Show Choir

AP Courses

  • Algebra
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Calculus
  • English Literature and Composition
  • History
  • Psychology
  • Spanish Language
  • US Government and Politics

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country Running
  • Dance
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Student Ambassadors
  • Art
  • Band
  • Chess
  • Choir
  • Debate
  • Drama
  • Forensics
  • French
  • International
  • Math
  • National Honor Society
  • Photography
  • Scholars Bowl
  • Science
  • Show Choir
  • Spanish

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Boston College, California Institute of the Arts, Creighton University, Davis College, Duke University, Johns Hopkins University, Northwestern University, Pennsylvania State
University, Purdue University, State University of New York (SUNY), Syracuse University, University of California, University of California - Los Angeles, University of Kansas, University of Michigan, University of Notre Dame, University of Pennsylvania, Vanderbilt University

University Acceptance Rate:
100%

Closest International and Local Airports: Kansas City International (MCI)
For Details Visit Website: Maur Hill-Mount Academy

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