Montverde Academy

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Montverde Academy
Location
17235 Seventh Street
Montverde, Florida 34756
United States
Coordinates 28°35′52″N 81°40′29″W / 28.597875°N 81.674815°W / 28.597875; -81.674815Coordinates: 28°35′52″N 81°40′29″W / 28.597875°N 81.674815°W / 28.597875; -81.674815
Information
Type Private, Coeducational
Established 1912
Headmaster Kasey C. Kesselring
Faculty 110
Grades K-12
Average class size 16
Campus size 125 acres (510,000 m2)
Color(s) Purple and Gold          
Nickname Eagles
Accreditation Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS)
Florida Kindergarten Council (FKC)
Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS)
Endowment $8,000,000 to 60,000,000
Website

Montverde Academy, located in Montverde, Florida, United States, is a private college-preparatory school that serves grades PK3-12. The boarding program serves grades 7-12 and Post Graduate.

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Academics[edit]

Upper school[edit]

Montverde Academy offers an Advanced Placement International Diploma and a Study Area Concentration Diploma. These diplomas enhance the High School Diploma earned throughout the course of study at Montverde Academy.

Advanced Placement Classes[edit]

Athletic programs[edit]

Montverde's athletic programs compete on a national level, rather than as a member of the Florida State High School Athletic Association. Sports offered include baseball, basketball, cheerleading, cross country, equestrian, golf, lacrosse, powerlifting, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field, and volleyball. Former basketball players who have gone on to the NBA include Joel Embiid, D'Angelo Russell[1] and Ben Simmons.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kerasotis, Peter. "Building a Bigger Giant". Orlando Magazine. Retrieved 8 April 2014.