Details overview

Hours 08:30 AM - 03:30 PM
School leader Mr. Peter Benedict
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 32

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Religious affiliation Episcopal
Schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Boarding and day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning At Saint Andrew's School, our philosophy is that children need a balanced approach to education with arts, athletics, extra-curricular offerings, and experiences that build strong character. The school is part of a global network of 150 schools in 40 countries on 5 continents that recognizes the responsibility of shaping the way the next generation of leaders understand, prepare for and respond to the world.
Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Photography
7
Music
including: Band
22
AP Classes
including: Chinese Language and Culture
6
Languages
including: German
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
German
Italian
Latin
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None
AP classes offered Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Chinese Language and Culture
Comparative Government and Politics
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
Environmental Science
European History
Human Geography
Latin
Macroeconomics
Microeconomics
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Physics C: Mechanics
Spanish Language and Culture
Spanish Literature and Culture
Studio Art: Drawing
United States Government and Politics
United States History
World History

Support

15
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
College / career center
Computer lab
Gym
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Science lab
Sports Fields
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 4 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 0
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 82% 42%
Hispanic 6% 29%
Two or more races 4% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 3%
Black 3% 23%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

13
Girls Sports
including: Track
16
Boys Sports
including: Ice hockey
21
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Diving
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Ice hockey
Lacrosse
PE classes
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Wrestling
Boys sports (misc.) Bowling
Girls sports (misc.) Bowling
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
Drama club
Game club
Habitat for Humanity
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Literary magazine
Math club
Model Congress
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Foreign language and culture club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:30 AM
After school end time 05:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council

Teachers

9
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff College counselor
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
School counselor
School psychologist
Security personnel
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Mandarin
French
German
Italian
Latin
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation details We offer special transportation options for students living in Parkland, Wellington, and Palm Beach.
Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Admission to Saint Andrew's School is both selective and competitive and available spaces at each level are limited. Our Admission Committee takes into consideration a candidate's previous school record, teachers' recommendations, a personal interview, and admission test results. We take pride in our students' cultural diversity, strength of character, and respect for others.
Learn more Http://www.saintandrews.net/admission
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Interview
Recommendations
Transcript
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application submission begins 09/01/2015
Application deadline 02/01/2016
Application fee amount $75
Application fee waivers available? Yes
Tuition range (low) $22,290
Tuition range (high) $53,390
For the year 2016-2017
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012