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The Orme School

The Orme School

The Orme School

Address

Address: HC 63 Box 3040, 1000 Orme Road, Mayer, AZ 86333

Website: www.ormeschool.org

School Details

Key Facts

  • 1:3 Teacher to Student Ratio
  • Average class size of 8
  • 60% of faculty with advanced degrees
  • 100% of graduates admitted into college
  • International students from 9 countries
  • Sustainability and Horsemanship programs

More details can be found here.

Rankings & Accreditation

Accredited by NCA/AdvancED

Members of:

  • NAIS
  • AAIS (Arizona Association of Independent Schools)
  • TABS
  • WBSA (Western Boarding Schools Association)

Student Population

  • Total: 100
  • International: 20

Entry Requirements

  • Day/Boarding: TOEFL Junior/SSAT No testing required.
  • ESL: Yes, Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees: $45,900, ESL $5,000 (if needed), Books $1,000
  • Living Expenses: Included
  • Others (Health Insurance): $10-$100/ month depending on plan selected
  • Total Cost (on I-20): $52,000 (average) 

Scholarships & Financial Aid

  • Yes                       

Overview

Established in 1929, The Orme School is a unique, college-preparatory, co-educational boarding and day school for grades 8 through 12, set on 300 acres in rural Arizona.

Academics

  • AP courses: 10 AP classes including: AP Calculus BC, AP Calculus AB, AP Computer Science, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature, AP World History, AP US History, AP Latin, AP Spanish Language, and AP Spanish Literature
  • Average SAT/SSAT: 1320-1610

Link to the academics webpage: http://www.ormeschool.org/on-campus/academic-life/

Our mission is to develop sound character, scholastic growth, and intellectual curiosity, as well as to enable students to succeed at the college of their choice, and in life. Our community is structured, supportive, and diverse. We awaken untapped potential, encourage inner resourcefulness, integrity, respect and accountability for self and others. Our challenging curriculum features a combination of classroom instruction, hands-on learning and both environmental and aesthetic awareness. From the academic program to residential and community life, the guiding principles of Excellence, Tradition, and Character are applied to every facet of an Orme education.

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