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Lake Mary Preparatory School
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Lake Mary Preparatory School is an academically rigorous boarding school located 30 minutes from the city of Orlando. The school's distinguished STEAM program features 15 honors and AP science courses and a new Makerspace. The school is close to beaches and the Orlando Theme Parks!
The 48-acre campus features science and computer labs, art studios, instrumental and vocal music rooms, a performance stage, a pottery room, and a new Makerspace equipped with a 3D printer, laser cutter, and Clear Touch interactive board. Athletic facilities include a weight room, a gymnasium, a dance studio, and sports fields and courts.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Lake Mary Preparatory School's competitive athletics program has won state championships in several sports but is best known for its outstanding golf program, the golf team won the 2019 State Championship. Lake Mary collaborates with Mike Bender Golf Academy and Eagles Dream Golf Academy.
The school's arts program offers students unique opportunities in disciplines such as drama, music, graphic design, photography, and fine arts.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Lake Mary was awarded the AP Capstone in recognition of academic achievement. Fifty percent of Lake Mary graduates are admitted into a top 50 American college or university. Both boys' and girls' golf and archery teams have won multiple state championships. The school's 2017-18 debate team was in the country's top ten percent.
DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Boarding students live in university-style residence halls close to campus and participate in weekend activities and excursions such as beach trips, theme parks, NBA games, festivals, concerts, and trips during school vacations.
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- K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 48 acres Campus Size
- 29% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Accepting Students in Grades7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Lake Mary accepts semester students starting both in the Fall and Spring for Day School and semester students starting in Spring for Boarding Students. They accept both Boarding and Day students for Fall Year.
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