Overview

Founded in 1912, Montverde Academy is the premier day and boarding school in Central Florida. Our beautiful campus is located 30 minutes west of Orlando, Florida. The academy serves Pre-K3 through 12th grade as well as a post-graduate year with a boarding program that begins in 7th grade. We have a total enrollment of 1320 students, that includes 350 boarding students that that hail from 89 different nations!
 
With a 100% college acceptance rate, Montverde Academy provides students with a strong educational foundation that will fully prepare them for their path to middle and upper school and beyond! We inspire students to become knowledgeable leaders with global vision and a passion for learning in a disciplined and diverse community.
 
We encourage you to delve deeper into the many opportunities offered by the Academy by exploring our website, where you will learn more about the Academy's philosophy, curriculum, athletics and fine arts and media programs. Our Music Conservatory and athletic programs consistently compete at national levels. The Academy offers Subject Area Concentration certifications in six different study areas, along with 32 AP courses and 13 Honors classes. Extracurricular activities for students include assemblies, publications, honor societies, clubs, educational trips, student leadership and community service.
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Montverde Academy With Reviews, Requirements 2024 | FindingSchool

B+ Boarding
B Matriculation
A Academics
B+ Extracurricular activities
B- Community
A Reviews
A Int. student mgmt

Boarding Grades: 7-12
Co-ed
Rural
ESL: Yes
Boarding Tuition: $57,380
Day S. Tuition: $21,745
# of Students: 1,338
Boarding Rate: 30%
Teacher:Student: 1:17%
International Student: 20%
AP Courses: 31
Endowment: $7,474/stu.
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 70%
SAT: 1153/1600
IB: No
#122

US Boarding School

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Matriculation

Ranking University/College Students
#1 Princeton University 1
#3 Yale University 1
#6 University of Chicago 1
#7 Johns Hopkins University 1
#7 University of Pennsylvania 1
#10 Northwestern University 1
LAC #2 Amherst College 1
#13 Brown University 1
#13 Vanderbilt University 1
#15 Rice University 1
#17 Cornell University 1
#18 Columbia University 1
#18 University of Notre Dame 1
#20 University of California: Berkeley 1
#20 University of California: Los Angeles 1
LAC #4 Swarthmore College 1
#22 Carnegie Mellon University 1
#22 Emory University 1
#22 Georgetown University 1
#25 New York University 1
#25 University of Michigan 1
#25 University of Southern California 1
#25 University of Virginia 1
#29 University of Florida 1
#29 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1
#29 Wake Forest University 1
LAC #6 United States Naval Academy 1
#32 Tufts University 1
#36 Boston College 1
#38 University of Texas at Austin 1
#38 University of Wisconsin-Madison 1
#41 Boston University 1
#44 Brandeis University 1
#44 Case Western Reserve University 1
#44 Georgia Institute of Technology 1
#44 Northeastern University 1
#44 Tulane University 1
#49 University of Georgia 1
#51 Lehigh University 1
#51 Purdue University 1
#51 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 1
#51 Villanova University 1
#55 Florida State University 1
#55 Pepperdine University 1
#55 Rhodes College 1
#55 University of Miami 1
#55 University of Washington 1
#62 George Washington University 1
#62 Syracuse University 1
#62 University of Pittsburgh 1
#62 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 1
#67 Texas A&M University 1
#67 University of Connecticut 1
#70 Wofford College 1
#72 American University 1
#72 Fordham University 1
#72 Indiana University Bloomington 1
#72 North Carolina State University 1
#72 Sarah Lawrence College 1
#72 Southern Methodist University 1
LAC #15 Davidson College 1
LAC #15 Grinnell College 1
#76 New College of Florida 1
#77 Baylor University 1
#77 Clemson University 1
#77 Loyola Marymount University 1
#77 Michigan State University 1
#83 Gonzaga University 1
#83 Stevens Institute of Technology 1
#89 Elon University 1
#89 Howard University 1
#89 Texas Christian University 1
LAC #18 Barnard College 1
LAC #18 University of Richmond 1
Auburn University 1
#97 University of San Diego 1
#97 University of South Florida 1
#102 Hanover College 1
#105 Drexel University 1
#105 Miami University: Oxford 1
#105 University of Arizona 1
#105 University of Denver 1
#105 University of Oregon 1
#115 Creighton University 1
#115 University of South Carolina: Columbia 1
Arizona State University 1
#121 Chapman University 1
#121 Temple University 1
#121 University of Missouri: Columbia 1
#121 University of Vermont 1
#127 Samford University 1
#127 University of Dayton 1
#127 University of Oklahoma 1
#137 George Mason University 1
#137 Seton Hall University 1
#137 University of Alabama 1
#137 University of Alabama at Birmingham 1
#137 University of Central Florida 1
#137 University of Kentucky 1
#151 Florida International University 1
#151 James Madison University 1
#151 University of Cincinnati 1
#151 University of Mississippi 1
LAC #31 Bryn Mawr College 1
LAC #31 Kenyon College 1
#166 California State University: Fullerton 1
#166 Hofstra University 1
#166 Mercer University 1
#166 Quinnipiac University 1
#166 Virginia Commonwealth University 1
#166 Xavier University 1
#176 University of Arkansas 1
LAC #36 Mount Holyoke College 1
#182 Belmont University 1
#182 Oklahoma State University 1
#182 University of Houston 1
#182 University of Louisville 1
LAC #37 Bucknell University 1
#194 Mississippi State University 1
LAC #39 Denison University 1
LAC #39 Lafayette College 1
#202 Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University 1
#202 Florida Institute of Technology 1
#219 Nova Southeastern University 1
LAC #45 Furman University 1
#234 Bellarmine University 1
#263 Florida Atlantic University 1
#263 University of Indianapolis 1
#263 University of North Florida 1
#299 Marshall University 1
#299 Middle Tennessee State University 1
LAC #60 Bard College 1
LAC #61 Gettysburg College 1
Babson College 1
Barry University 1
Berry College 1
Butler University 1
Clark Atlanta University 1
College of Charleston 1
College of William and Mary 1
Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester 1
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Worldwide Campus 1
Emerson College 1
Flagler College 1
Florida Gulf Coast University 1
florida polytechnic university 1
Florida Southern College 1
Georgia Southern University 1
High Point University 1
Ithaca College 1
Jacksonville University 1
Lenoir-Rhyne University 1
Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College 1
Lynn University 1
Manhattan School of Music 1
McGill University 1
McMaster University 1
Milligan College 1
Ohio State University: Columbus Campus 1
Palm Beach Atlantic University 1
Penn State University Park 1
Pratt Institute 1
Queens University of Charlotte 1
Rivier University 1
Rollins College 1
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology 1
Saint Leo University 1
Savannah College of Art and Design 1
Sewanee The University of the South 1
Stetson University 1
The Citadel 1
University of Colorado Boulder 1
University of Edinburgh 1
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1
University of Maryland: College Park 1
University of North Carolina School of the Arts 1
University of Tampa 1
University of Tennessee: Knoxville 1
University of West Florida 1
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AP Courses

(Total 31)
Art History
European History
Macroeconomics
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
Human Geography
Microeconomics
United States Government and Politics
United States History
Psychology
Art History
European History
Macroeconomics
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
Human Geography
Microeconomics
United States Government and Politics
United States History
Psychology
French Language and Culture
Spanish Language and Culture
Spanish Literature and Culture
Biology
Chemistry
Environmental Science
Physics 1
Physics 2
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Computer Science A
Statistics
Music Theory
Studio Art: 2-D Design
Research
Seminar
Physics C: Mechanics
Computer Science Principles
Comparative Government and Politics
Studio Art: 3-D Design
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Sports

(Total 17)
Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Equestrain
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field
Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Equestrain
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field
Volleyball
Beach Volleyball
Boot Camp
Dance
Fitness
Lacrosse
Yoga
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs

(Total 10)
EA SPORTS Gaming at MVA
Montverde Academy Music Conservatory (MAMC)
Montverde Academy Theatre Conservatory (MATC)
The Soccer Institute at Montverde Academy (SIMA)
The Montverde Academy Center for Basketball Development (CBD)
Montverde Aquatic Club (MVAC)
Montverde Academy Tennis by Jaime Oncins (MAT)
Montverde International Futbol Club (MIFC)
Elite Volleyball Prep (EVP)
International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA)
EA SPORTS Gaming at MVA
Montverde Academy Music Conservatory (MAMC)
Montverde Academy Theatre Conservatory (MATC)
The Soccer Institute at Montverde Academy (SIMA)
The Montverde Academy Center for Basketball Development (CBD)
Montverde Aquatic Club (MVAC)
Montverde Academy Tennis by Jaime Oncins (MAT)
Montverde International Futbol Club (MIFC)
Elite Volleyball Prep (EVP)
International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA)
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Arts

(Total 13)
Choir
Music Production
Music Theory
Piano
Public Speaking
Art History
Ceramics
Drawing
Painting
Photo
Choir
Music Production
Music Theory
Piano
Public Speaking
Art History
Ceramics
Drawing
Painting
Photo
Studio Art
Weaving
Art
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Basic Info

Year Founded: 1912
Campus Size: 125 acres
Boarding Rate: 30%
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation

Application Info

Deadline: Rolling
Interview: Skype, On Campus, Admission Travel to China
Other Accepted Scores: Duolingo test
School Code:
TOEFL: 3628
SSAT: 5160
ISEE: 101185

Brief Reviews

(Total 16)
5.0/ 5

Detailed Reviews

(Total 32)
5.0 / 5 Overall
5.0 / 5 Academics
5.0 / 5 Campus
4.8 / 5 Student Life
5.0 / 5 Athletic&Art
4.9 / 5 Transportation

Q&A

(Total 21)
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Frequently Ask Questions about Montverde Academy

Tell me a bit about Montverde Academy.
Montverde Academy is Co-ed private boarding school located in Florida, US. It was founded 1912 , and currently has about 1338 students, 20.00% of whom are international students.

For more official information, please visit http://www.montverde.org.
Does Montverde Academy have rigorous academic requirements?
Montverde Academy is offering 31 AP courses.

In recent years, 43 of their students score 4 and 5 in AP exams.

Montverde Academy also have 70% of faculties whose degrees are master and above.
Where do Montverde Academy students typically go for their colleges?
Based on the most recent matriculation data, 10.43% go to top 50 US universities and colleges*, 1.74% go to top 25, and about 0.87% go to Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Stanford and MIT.

*Ranking is based on the 2024 US News College Ranking.
What is the application requirement for Montverde Academy?
Similar to most private schools in the US, Montverde Academy’s typical admission requirements include school transcript, recommendation letter, application essay, TOEFL for international students, and interview (often optional, but highly recommended).
What is the latest tuition for Montverde Academy’s Co-ed student?
The total fee for Montverde Academy in 2024 is $61,180 , which typically includes tuition, boarding fee, student management fee and a few other fees associated with managing international students.

For more information, please contact school’s admission team at admissions@montverde.org .
Where is Montverde Academy located?
Montverde Academy is located in the State of Florida of USA.
How popular is Montverde Academy on FindingSchool network?
Based on FindingSchool monthly traffic data as well as onsite search record, Montverde Academy is among the most popular schools, within top 162 for all schools on FindingSchool.

Also Montverde Academy has been favorited by 141 users.
How to start with an application with Montverde Academy?
The first stop is to carefully review the school profile on FindingSchool to learn more about Montverde Academy. Most of them are directly provided by the school.

Also it is highly recommended to visit Montverde Academy’s official site: http://www.montverde.org or call them at 407-469-2561.
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What is the FindingSchool rating for Montverde Academy?
The overall rating for Montverde Academy is B+.

The section ratings of Montverde Academy are:
B for Matriculation
A for Academics
B+ for Extracurriculum
B- for Community
A for Students and Parents reviews
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