Details overview

Hours 07:45 AM - 03:00 AM
School leader Kirk VanderLeest
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious affiliation Evangelical Protestant Christian
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Faith-based
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Humanities
Religious
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
Classical
College preparatory
Honors track

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Architecture
5
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: French
Music Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught French
Latin
World languages taught (misc.) Greek
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages (misc.) Latin immersion

Support

13
Facilities
including: College / career center
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Mentoring
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 91% 78%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 1%
Hispanic 2% 16%
Black 2% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
4
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
7
Clubs
including: Student newspaper
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Lacrosse
Soccer
Clubs Chess club
Community service
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Mock trial competition club
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Lunch program
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Monitor the playground
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Out of town private schools
  Public schools
  Other Christian schools

Awards

Academic award Parent's Choice Private School in Idaho
Year received 2009
Academic award National Latin Awards
Year received 2014
Academic award National Merit Scholars
Year received 2014

Teachers

8
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Tutor(s)

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://theambroseschool.org/admissions/
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Interview
Recommendations
Transcript
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application deadline 04/15/2015
Tuition range (low) $3000
Tuition range (high) $7000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 100
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 60
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012