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School leader:  Jay Scheurle
5151 Denise Drive
Dayton, OH 45429

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"MVS is known for immersive experiences in a diverse and supportive community."


  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans shared with other schools


  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Environmental, World languages, Humanities...
  • Arts
    Video and film production, Band, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Latin, Spanish
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43 reviews

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Amount of homework: Too much
Submitted by a student · February 25, 2016
5+ hours is ridiculous and the homework they give you is just busy work nothing else.

Develops empathy: Disagree
Submitted by a student · February 25, 2016
Students are very mean to each other. Don't believe what MVS will tell you. They will say anything to get you to go.

Develops honesty: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a student · February 25, 2016
Cheating is very common. Teachers give grades based on how they feel about you, political beliefs and how much money you give to the school

Grateful to: Staff member
Submitted by a parent · February 15, 2016
I'd like to say "thanks" to Anne Dettmer and Susan Strong in the admissions office for having thorough admissions process and making you feel apart of the MVS family. I also wanted to "thank" them for the mentoring program in place for newly... more

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For 50 years, our students have enjoyed the freedom to explore their world, in a community that encourages them to discover how to express themselves in it. Teachers here do more than prepare students to score well on a test someday. They empower students to live life to the fullest every day, to discover their true passion and purpose, and to pursue it with emotional and intellectual rigor. It's why students don't just come to The Miami Valley School. Here they become.

8 / 10

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The Miami Valley School
5151 Denise Drive, Dayton, OH  45429
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 43 reviews. (937) 434-4444
Last modified The Miami Valley School is a Private school that serves grades PK-12