Monterey Bay Academy prepares students for higher education with a curriculum based on the entrance requirements set by the prestigious University of California system. The school practices the Seventh-day Adventist faith, and the cafeteria serves unique healthy vegetarian food.
Monterey Bay Academy’s 380-acre beachfront campus boasts its own mile-long private beach. Facilities include a gymnasium, ball fields, a pool, a vegetarian cafeteria, and modern academic buildings with dedicated wings for different disciplines. There’s a private airstrip
for pilots as well as aviation courses.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Monterey Bay Academy offers varsity programs in flag football, volleyball, basketball, soccer, and softball. The beachfront location allows for unique athletic activities such as SCUBA diving and surfing. State regulations in California can cause some restrictions for international students playing Varsity-level sports at their school. Please contact us for details.
Monterey Bay Academy’s internationally recognized music and drama groups have performed around the country and abroad. Art and music each have their own academic wing.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Monterey Bay Academy is part of the second-largest school system in the world and has been steadily outperforming the national average across all demographics.
DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Students live two to a room in traditional dormitories with full-time “house parents” and fully-equipped kitchens.
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