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Type of School Private, Independent day school for boys and girls in grades 6 –12
Founded Founded in 1983 by Dr. Sarah F. Allison in response to the demand for competitive, private education within a small, caring school environment.
Location Located in North Miami Beach, FL, 5 miles north of downtown Miami.
Facilities Located in North Miami Beach, FL, 5 miles north of downtown Miami.
Total Enrollment 100 students
Faculty 36% have masters or doctoral degrees; 72% have more than 10 years at Allison
Average Class Size 12–14 students
Resources in LIbrary Access to 3.8 million volumes and 60 periodical subscriptions
Computer Network Campus-wide inter-network featuring access to file storage, the Internet, and electronic mail SchoolSpeak: connects students to features such as grades, homework and resources from home computers.
Computers and Labs 1 computer lab on campus All students have access to a computer in all classes Students to computers ratio is 1:1
Middle School Departments Arts, English, History, Math, Science, Health, Technology, Athletics, Physical Education, Reading,History, World Geography, Music.
Upper School Departments Arts, English, History, Math, Science, World Languages, Computer Science/Technology, Health, Athletics/Physical Education, Reading.
Curriculum Most courses are offered at two levels, some including Honors and Advanced Placement. Students are placed in courses that best suit their background and ability, and it is not unusual for students to have an academic schedule that includes courses from different levels.
Graduation Requirements 24 academic credits plus physical education are required 28 credits are recommended Minimum Requirements: 4 years English 4 years Math, including Algebra I and geometry 3 years Natural Science, including biology 3 years Social Studies, including world history, American History, American Government/Economics 1 year Fine Art 2 years Foreign Language 1 year Applied Art 1 year physical education 4 or more Electives 75 Hours of Community Service are required
Foreign Language 2 languages offered: French/ Spanish
Tuition $17,000 annually
Registration $450 annually
Books/Technology $600 annually
Field Trip (Local) $125 annually
Academic Profile
SAT Reasoning Test Middle 50% ranges last year Critical Reading 560-660 Math 570-670 Writing 570-670
Matriculation 95% of our students matriculate to an accredited college or university.
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Association of Independent Schools of Florida (AISF)
National Council for Private School Accreditation (NCPSA)
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
AdvancED – Advancing Excellence in Education
MSA/Middle States Association