IMG Academy

5500 34th Street West,
Bradenton, FL 34210
Tel: 941-752-2474
Gr: (Boarding) 5-12, PG | 600 students

Dedicated to helping individuals realize their true potential, IMG Academy offers innovative, comprehensive, and specialized training programs.

With expert instruction, a proven training methodology, professional-grade facilities and a challenging and motivating learning environment that brings together individuals of all ages and backgrounds, IMG Academy provides the ultimate foundation for future success. 

At IMG Academy, academic enrichment and athletic skill development represent only a portion of the training that student-athletes receive.
We instill the confidence that allows our student-athletes to aspire for anything that their mind can imagine, while providing the tools to help them reach these goals. 

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Definition of Terms 
2014 School Data
IMG Academy Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College Preparatory College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding) 5-12, PG 8-12
Grades Offered (Day) Pre-K-12, PG 8-12
School Type Co-ed Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support Yes Yes
Supports Learning Differences (LD) Yes Yes
Religious Affiliation Non-denominational Non-denominational
Year Founded 1999 1909
Campus Size 450 acres 124 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 600 students 295 students
% Students of Color 17% 19%
% International Students 54% 20%
% Students Boarding 64% 68%
Offers Post-Grad Year Yes No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes No No
Classroom Dress Code Casual Casual
Average Class Size 12 students 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:10 1:7
# of AP/Advanced Courses Offered 8 15
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
Summer Program Offered Yes Yes

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
n/a $48,520
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
n/a $26,800
% Students on Financial Aid 4% 35%
Merit Scholarships Offered Yes No

Admission

Application Deadline None / Rolling Jan. 15
SSAT Required No Yes
Acceptance Rate 95% 57%
Director of Admissions Sabra Pacheco  

Course Listings

List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered 8 14
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field

College Matriculation

Year: - 10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
Link to Matriculation Data

School Notes:

  • Dedicated to helping individuals realize their true potential, IMG Academy offers innovative, comprehensive, and specialized training programs. With expert instruction, a proven training methodology, professional-grade facilities and a challenging and motivating learning environment that brings together individuals of all ages and backgrounds, IMG Academy provides the ultimate foundation for future success. 

    At IMG Academy, academic enrichment and athletic skill development represent only a portion of the training that student-athletes receive. We instill the confidence that allows our student-athletes to aspire for anything that their mind can imagine, while providing the tools to help them reach these goals. 

    A fully accredited Pre-K - 12 school that includes Post-Graduate offerings, IMG Academy provides both a challenging and supportive environment that brings out the best in student-athletes. Through small class sizes, a diverse and educated faculty, the encouragement of creativity and discussion, and one-on-one tutoring availability, IMG Academy has sent student-athletes to some of the highest-performing universities in the nation. 

    IMG Academy features seven sport programs (Bollettieri Tennis, Golf, Soccer, Baseball, Basketball, Football and Lacrosse) as well as Athletic and Personal Development disciplines that facilitate improvement in areas like strength, speed, leadership, nutrition and more. 

  • LD types supported: Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dysalculia
  • School accreditations: Southern Associations of College and School (SACS), Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS), Florida Kindergarten Council

Nearby Schools:

The nearest boarding school is Admiral Farragut Academy (24.9 miles away)
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  • St. PetersburgAdmiral Farragut Academy
     
    501 Park Street North
    St. PetersburgFL33710
    727-384-5500
    24.9 mi | 385 students | Gr. Pre-K-12
  • WindermereWindermere Preparatory School
     
    6189 Winter Garden-Vineland Rd
    WindermereFL34786
    212.232.0266 x826
    95 mi | 1200 students | Gr. Pre-K-12
  • MontverdeMontverde Academy
     
    17235 Seventh Street
    MontverdeFL34756
    407-469-2561
    97.7 mi | 998 students | Gr. Pre-K-12
  • Lake MaryLake Mary Preparatory School
     
    650 Rantoul Lane
    Lake MaryFL32746
    212-232-0266 x826
    120.6 mi | 565 students | Gr. Pre-K-12
  • MelbourneFlorida Air Academy
     
    1950 S. Academy Drive
    MelbourneFL32901
    321-723-3211
    128.2 mi | 300 students | Gr. 6-12
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