Private Boarding School
West Palm Beach
In addition to particularly strong athletic and performing arts programs, The King’s Academy in West Palm Beach features a rigorous academic curriculum with one-on-one mentoring through the Global Ambassador Program, 28 AP and dual enrollment college credit courses, and ESL and TOEFL/SAT/ACT preparation. It also has a distinguished STEM program, including the brand-new Boswell Science and Technology Center.
The school’s facilities feature an 11,000-square foot athletic complex and an Olympic swimming pool. Students also have access to a tennis academy, a television and film production studio, and a brand new 23,000-square foot Center for Performing Arts offering theater, instrumental arts, dance, filmmaking, broadcasting, and visual/digital arts.
The school opened the Boswell Science and Technology Center in August 2018, giving students access to a state-of-the-art computer science laboratory, engineering room with 3D printers and robotic capabilities, and a new mathematics classroom.
SPORTS AND ARTS
TKA offers professional-level athletics training and features a renowned tennis program. Teams at the school have won a combined 10 state championships.
The professional-level performing arts program competes statewide, drawing top universities like Harvard, Yale, Princeton and Columbia to recruit their performers. TKA’s prestigious Conservatory of the Arts program has performed at Disney’s Magic Kingdom and a US Presidential Inauguration.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Recently recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as one of the top 50 private schools in the country, The King’s Academy has received the prestigious Blue Ribbon School designation and its Conservatory of the Arts program is in the national top five.
DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Boarding students stay in homes close to campus equipped with study areas, game rooms, outdoor sports areas, and swimming pools.
The King’s Academy is located in beautiful, sunny South Florida, in suburban West Palm Beach. TKA’s campus is close to picturesque beaches, cultural venues, and more than 2,000 restaurants. International high school students will enjoy many outdoor activities, including water-sports and shopping at the three area malls and in down-town Palm Beach, including at world famous Worth Avenue.
Estimated Fall Start: Mid-August
Estimated Fall End: Late December
Estimated Spring Start: Early January
Estimated Spring End: Late May
Number of Students
Accepting Students to Grades
Average Class Size
Offers Diploma Year Program
SAT Average (Out of 1600)
University Acceptance Rate
2D Art / Design
3D Art / Design
Drawing and Design
Chinese Language and Culture
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
Physics C: Mechanics
Spanish Language and Culture
Studio Art: Drawing
Studio Art: 2-D Design
United States Government and Politics
United States History
Cross Country Running
Track and Field
Extracurricular Activities & Clubs
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Model United Nations
Partial List of College and University Acceptances
Brown University, California Institute of Technology, Carnegie Mellon University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Duke University, Emory University,
Georgetown University, Harvard University, Princeton University, Rice University, Tufts University, University of Chicago, University of Michigan, University of Pennsylvania, University of Virginia, Vanderbilt University, Wake Forrest University, Washington University, Yale University
University Acceptance Rate:
Closest International and Local Airports: Palm Beach International Airport (PBI), Fort Lauderdale International Airport (FLL), Miami International Airport (MIA) For Details Visit Website:The King's Academy