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State

Florida

Number of Students

1450 (30% International)

SAT Average (Out of 1600)

1185

Grades

8-12

Windermere Prep School

Private Boarding School – Windermere , Florida

Windermere Preparatory School (WPS) is a college preparatory school located on a 48-acre campus in Southwest Orlando. The WPS High School courses are challenging, with all core classes designed to prepare students for the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. Students may select various classes and programs that meet their needs and position them well for college placement.

FACILITIES
The state-of-the-art athletics facilities include a sports performance center, weight room, school store, locker rooms, athletic offices and gymnasium. The campus also has
a dining hall, libraries, a Mac lab, multiple art studios, band room, choral room, track, pool, multi-purpose athletic fields and tennis courts. Windermere Preparatory is also
looking to expand its dormitories with an incredible new villa offering double rooms.

SPORTS AND ARTS
The school is a member of the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) which allows the WPS sports teams to compete with the best schools in the State of Florida.
Students are also empowered to develop a deep appreciation of the arts with courses and extracurricular activities including technical theater and building art.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Orlando Magazine named Windermere Preparatory the Best Private High School during the years 2016 and 2017. Best of Southwest ranked WPS one of Top 3 Best Private School
2016 and 2017. Orlando Style Magazine also named WPS the number one choice for Best Private School in 2017.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Students in the residential program live in spacious houses in the surrounding neighborhoods. Students share comfortable bedrooms, typically with two or three students to
a room. The houses have a family room, recreation room, meeting/study room, and a kitchen for the residents to share. Each house has a live-in Housemaster who supervises
the residents and is available to assist them with homework and student life.


Location
The town of Windermere is 15 miles southwest of Orlando and only a few minutes from Disney World.

Area population: 3,113
Town website: Town of Windermere

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

School Facts

Year Founded

2000

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

1450 (30% International)

Grades

8-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:15

Average Class Size

18

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

Yes

Offers Diploma Year Program

Yes

School Uniform

Yes

Campus Size

48 Acres

Religious Affiliation

None

SAT Average (Out of 1600)

1185

Foreign Languages

  • French
  • Latin
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

100%

Arts

  • 2D Art / Design
  • 3D Art / Design
  • Music - Advanced
  • Theater - Advanced
  • Architectural Design / Drawing
  • Band - Beginner
  • Broadcast and Video Production
  • Painting: Building
  • Classical Piano
  • Content
  • Choir - Concert
  • Dance
  • Dance - Advanced
  • Dance - Intermediate
  • Dance: Techniques
  • Drawing and Design
  • Drawing and Painting
  • Film and Production
  • Graphic and Media Design
  • Film - Intro
  • Jazz Band
  • Band
  • Dance - Modern
  • Band - Marching
  • Orchestra
  • Piano Keyboard
  • Photography
  • Choir
  • Theater: Tech
  • Theater
  • Theater: Production
  • Visual Arts - Advanced
  • Ensemble - Wind Instruments
  • Yearbook
  • Dance - IB
  • Film - IB
  • Visual Arts - IB
  • Dance - Beginner

AP Courses

  • Environmental Science
  • European History
  • Human Geography
  • World History

Sports

  • Archery
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Track and Field
  • Weightlifting

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Art
  • Choir
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • French Language
  • Concerts
  • Latin
  • Music Theater
  • School Newspaper
  • Community Service
  • Yearbook
  • National Honor Society
  • Spanish
  • Pep Band
  • Theatrical Productions
  • Speech & Debate
  • Thespians

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Boston College, Boston University, Brown University, Carnegie Mellon University, Duke University, George Washington University, Georgetown University, Georgia Institute
of Technology, Johns Hopkins University, Michigan State University, New York University, Northwestern University, Ohio State University, Pennsylvania State University, Princeton University, Purdue University, Queen Mary University of London (UK), School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Stanford University, Syracuse University, University of California, University of Miami, University of Notre Dame, University of Pennsylvania, University of Texas, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Vanderbilt University

University Acceptance Rate:
100%

Closest International and Local Airports: Orlando International Airport (MCO)
For Details Visit Website:   Windermere Prep School

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