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State

Florida

Number of Students

1,330

Grades

7-12

ESL Programs

Montverde Academy

Private Boarding School – Montverde , Florida

Spanning 125 acres in sunny central Florida, Montverde Academy’s rich academics include subject area concentration diplomas, partnerships with several colleges and universities, and 44 honors and AP courses. The school is nationally recognized for its elite athletic training programs.

Facilities

Montverde Academy’s expansive facilities include a professional fine arts center with a large auditorium, dressing rooms, music halls, and studios. It also features sports fields, courts, gymnasiums, and an equestrian center. In addition, students have access to a library with over 13,000 books, a professional level recording studio, and personal iPads. Recent additions to campus facilities include beach volleyball courts, the Center for Sportsmanship and Wellness, and a newly renovated science building.

Sports and Arts

Montverde Academy’s athletic training program is world-renowned, and has produced various professional athletes and won several national championships. The Montverde Academy Center for Basketball Development is led by Kevin Boyle, 4-time National Coach of the Year. Many alumni go on to play on professional sports teams.
Montverde Academy’s art options include particularly strong music and theater programs as well as media, TV and radio broadcasting, journalism, photography, and more.

Dormitories and Student Life

Students live in on-campus dormitories with house parents and amenities such as televisions, gaming tables, and kitchenettes. Students can choose from 46 clubs and societies including yoga and the cultural diversity club. Boarding students participate in organized weekend activities, such as trips to theme parks and the beach.

Location

Located 30 minutes West of Orlando.

Area population: 1,500
City Website: City of Montverde

School Facts

Year Founded

1912

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

1,330

Grades

7-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:14

Average Class Size

14

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offers Diploma Year Program

No

School Uniform

Yes

Foreign Languages

  • Chinese
  • French
  • Spanish

Acceptance Rate

100%

Arts

  • 2D Art / Design
  • 3D Art / Design
  • Acting
  • Art - Intro
  • Studio Art
  • Choir
  • Choir - Concert
  • Drama
  • Drumline
  • Ensemble
  • Music
  • Music - History
  • Photography
  • Piano Keyboard
  • Theater - Directing
  • Theater
  • Studio Art - Drawing
  • Choir
  • String Music
  • Band - Symphony
  • Theater
  • Theater - Intro
  • Theater: History

AP Courses

  • Art History
  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese Language and Culture
  • Comparative Government and Politics
  • Computer Science A
  • Computer Science Principles
  • English Language and Composition
  • European History
  • Macroeconomics
  • Music Theory
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Spanish Language and Culture
  • Statistics
  • Studio Art
  • Studio Art: 2-D Design
  • Studio Art: 3-D Design
  • Studio Art: Drawing
  • United States Government and Politics
  • United States History
  • World History

Sports

  • Cross Country Running
  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Swimming
  • Track and Field
  • Lacrosse
  • Volleyball
  • Baseball
  • Tennis
  • Softball
  • Equestrian
  • Golf

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Academic Team
  • Book Club
  • Chess
  • Chinese Language
  • Choir
  • Computer
  • DJ
  • Drama
  • Environmental
  • Equestrian
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Fishing
  • International Thespian Society
  • Key Club
  • Model United Nations
  • National Honor Society
  • Orchestra
  • Psychology
  • Programming
  • Student Government
  • Spanish National Honor Society
  • Theater Tech
  • Tri-M Music Honor Society
  • Visual Arts
  • Yearbook
  • Yoga

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Butler University, Fairfield University, Florida Southern College, George Mason University, Harvard University, Johns Hopkins University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), McGill University, Middle Tennessee State University, Princeton University, Purdue University, Rice University, University of California, University of Delaware, University of Denver, University of Florida, University of Virginia, Wake Forest University, Yale University

University Acceptance Rate: 100%

Closest International and Local Airports: Orlando International Airport (MCO)
For Details Visit Website: Montverde Academy