Interlochen Arts Academy

4000 M 137 Hwy
Interlochen, MI 49643
  • Located in northern Michigan, Interlochen Arts Academy boarding high school prepares young artists for rewarding careers and fosters academic excellence.
  • Major areas of study include music, theatre, comparative arts, creative writing, motion picture arts, dance, and visual arts.

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2019 School Data
Interlochen ArtsBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered9-12, PG5-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
ADD/ADHD SupportYesYes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)YesYes
Religious AffiliationNon-denominationalNon-denominational
Year Founded19621909
Campus Size1200 acres106 acres

Student Body

Enrollment528 students318 students
% Students of Color
27%
22%
% International Students
20%
20%
% Students Boarding
94%
67%
Average SAT Scoren/a* National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad YearYesNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeCasualCasual
Average Class Size13 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio1:61:7
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered217
ESL Courses OfferedYesYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
90%
70%
Summer Program OfferedYesYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$64,615$56,200
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$40,940$29,900
% Students on Financial Aid
74%
37%
Merit Scholarships OfferedYesNo

Admission

Application DeadlineNone / RollingJan. 15
SSAT RequiredYesYes
Director of AdmissionsKatherine Luellen
Associate Director of AdmissionsColby Carson

School Notes

  • Interlochen Arts Academy accreditations: The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS), the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS), NAIS, NASM

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