Indian Mountain School

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Definition of Terms
 | 2021 School Data
Indian Mountain School
School FocusJunior Boarding School
Grades (Boarding)Grades 5-9
Grades (Day)Grades Pre-K-9
School TypeCo-ed
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)Yes
Religious AffiliationNon-denominational
Year Founded1922
Campus Size600 acres

Student Body

Enrollment315 students
% Students of Color
10%
% International Students
25%
% Students Boarding
35%

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNo
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
Average Class Size12 students
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
Number of AP Courses Offeredn/a
ESL Courses OfferedYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
20%
Summer Program OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Tuition Cost

Endowment Size$10 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$69,235
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$36,934
Tuition international students$74,505
Yearly Tuition
(5 Day Boarding)
$64,958
% Students on Financial Aid
34%
Avg. Financial Aid Grant$19,000
Merit Scholarships OfferedYes

Acceptance Rate

Application DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
40%
Director of AdmissionsHeather Eckert
Associate Director of AdmissionsCharles Brown

Course Listings

List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered21 Interscholastic Sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Cross Country Running, Dance, Equestrian, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Mountaineering, Rock Climbing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations23 Extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsClub or Organization:
"Magic, Coding Club, Kiski Service Organization, Robotics, Robotics Club, Skiing, Snowboarding, Ultimate Frisbee, Basketball, Running, Ukulele, Website

Arts and Music Programs:
Chit Chat Club, Gamers Club, Pottery, Rock, Stone, Student Action Leadership Team, The Springs Club, Wood

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Outdoor, Skiing, Tennis

College Matriculation

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

School Notes

  • At Indian Mountain School, you will find a vibrant, joyful community of learners where every child is known, supported, and inspired. We are deeply committed to the learning process, understanding that learning and growth are rarely linear. Our teachers, at every level, provide equal measures of challenge and support and believe that all students thrive in a learning environment rooted in connection and community.
  • At Indian Mountain School, our students are engaged in meaningful learning that interests them, inspires them, and exposes them to challenges and opportunities we face in the world. We believe in the importance of embracing complex topics, and always do so from a place of honesty, compassion, and respect. Our students are better for it. And at the same time, we ensure that joy is infused into the IMS experience because nothing is more important than preserving the spirit of childhood. We believe that rigor and fun are not mutually exclusive.
  • Our mountain and adventure education program inspire our approach. We recognize that in life, and in learning, it takes courage to wander from an expected path, take in the view, and consider different perspectives. I am hopeful for our future because this is what we see each day from our students. Thank you for your interest in Indian Mountain School. We are eager to welcome you.
  • Jody Reilly Soja
  • Head of School
  • LD types supported: Mild Dyslexia, Mild Learning Differences
  • Indian Mountain School accreditations: Junior Boarding Schools Association
  • Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
    • John Avildsen - Director of the Karate Kid and Rocky.

Profile last updated: 08/03/2021

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