Saint Andrew's School

Boca Raton, Florida, USA view map
Co-Ed, Episcopal

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Saint Andrew's School, situated on an 81-acre campus five miles from the Atlantic Ocean, offers a traditional college-preparatory boarding school experience in South Florida. The curriculum includes honors level courses in each department, 22 Advanced Placement (AP)offerings, and the International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme. Recent campus improvements include a new center for the performing arts, science center, athletic complex, dance studio, track, and rock climbing wall. Eighteen varsity-level sports, and recent state championships in soccer, tennis, swimming, golf, water polo, and lacrosse highlight the athletic program. Saint Andrew's offers a family-like community that promotes student development in mind, body, and spirit.

3900 Jog Road, Boca Raton, Florida, USA 33434
561-210-2000

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Director of Admission: Kilian Forgus
Admissions Phone:561-210-2020Fax:561-210-2027
Email: admission@saintandrews.net Website: www.saintandrews.net/


  • Application Deadline: February 01
  • Application Fee: $75
  • International Application Fee: $100
  • Accept TABS Admission Application: Yes
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Saint Andrew's School Awarded World Membership Status in Round Square International Organization

Posted on April 26, 2011
Saint Andrew’s School has been awarded World Membership Status of the Round Square International Organization – a group dedicated to promoting personal development, responsibility, environmental stewardship, and international understanding among students at member schools around the world. It is the
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  • Founded: 1961
  • Campus Size: 81 acres
  • Grades Offered: kindergarten-12th
  • Accredited by: FCIS, SACS
Student Body
Boarding
Grades 9th-12th
Day
Grades kindergarten-12th
Total
Girls     49 576 625
Boys     51 605 656
Total     100 1181 1281

Tuition and Financial Aid
  • 7-Day Boarding: $48,750
  • 5-Day Boarding: N/A
  • Day Tuition Fee: $27,750
  • Payment Plans: Offered
  • Need-Based Aid: Offered
  • Students Receiving Aid: 18.00%
  • Average Awarded: $15,290
School Finances
  • Merit Scholarships: Not Offered
  • Students Receiving Merit Scholarships: 0.00%
  • Average Merit Scholarship: $0
  • Current Endowment: $13,000,000
  • Per Student Endowment: $10,125
 
 

Summary: Saint Andrew's School offers honors courses in every department, in addition to 22 AP classes. Furthermore, Saint Andrew's School offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme in our Upper School, including 16 IB classes.

Department Director: Julian Domenech

Average Class Size: 14

Full Time Teachers: 88

Teachers Holding Advanced Degrees: 68.00%

Student/Teacher Ratio: 7/1

Summer Programs Offered: Offered

Number of AP Courses Offered: 22

Notable Achievements: World Membership in Round Square

Advanced/Enrichment Programs
  • AP Courses
  • International Baccalaureate
Support Programs
  • College Counseling
  • ESL: Intermediate
  • ESL: Advanced
  • Evening Study Assistance
  • Technology Center
  • Writing Center
English:
  • Classics
  • Creative Writing
  • Honors
  • Literature
  • Poetry
History:
  • Asian History
  • Classical History
  • European History
  • Honors
  • Medieval History
  • United States History
  • World History
Foreign Languages:
  • Chinese-Mandarin
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Latin
Religion/Philosophy:
  • The Bible
  • Ethics
  • Philosophy
  • Religious Studies
  • Social Justice
  • Theology
  • World Religions
Humanities/Social Sciences:
  • Economics
  • Psychology
Sciences:
  • Anatomy
  • Astronomy
  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Ecology
  • Electronics
  • Environmental Science
  • Genetics
  • Health
  • Marine Biology
  • Physical Science
  • Physics
  • Physiology
Math:
  • Algebra
  • Calculus
  • Functions
  • Honors Math
  • Geometry
  • Probability
  • Statistics
  • Trigonometry
Computer Studies:
  • Computer Applications
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Science
  • Multimedia
  • Web Design
Music:
  • Band
  • Choral Music
  • Composition
  • Electronic Music
  • Individual Instructions
  • Music Appreciation
  • Music History
  • Music Theory
  • Orchestra
  • Recording
  • Voice
Performing/Visual Arts:
  • 3-D Design
  • Acting
  • Art
  • Art History
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Drawing
  • Film and Video
  • Graphic Design
  • Lighting Design
  • Modern Dance
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Portfolio
  • Printmaking
  • Public Speaking
  • Publications
  • Screenwriting
  • Sculpture
  • Stagecraft
  • Studio Art
  • Television Production
  • Theater Arts
Special Programs:
  • Community Service
  • Leadership
Distinctive or New Programs:
  • AP Human Geography
    AP Environmental Science
    16 IB class offerings

AP Courses Available:
  • Art History
  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science A
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • English Language
  • English Literature
  • Environmental Science
  • European History
  • French Language
  • Comparative Government & Politics
  • US Government & Politics
  • Human Geography
  • Latin: Vergil
  • Music Theory
  • Physics B
  • Spanish Language
  • Spanish Literature
  • Statistics
  • US History
  • Chinese Language and Culture
 
 

Summary: Saint Andrew's School is committed to providing an education for students in mind, body, and spirit. To this end, the school offers a variety of extracurricular and social activities for our students. Many opportunities exist for students to develop leadership skills, discover classmates and peers who have similar interests, gather for social events, and enjoy time together. The campus calendar holds an array of events. Field trips, dances, school plays and musicals, choral concerts, and nationally renowned guest speakers and authors, field days and sporting events add variety to the academic year.

Department Director: Brooke Swindle

Dorm Life

Number of Dorms: 2

Average Students Per Dorm: 50

No. of Girls Dorms: 1

No. of Boys Dorms: 1

Dorm Amenities:
Game Room
 
Laundry Facilities 
Lounge 
Wireless Internet 
Vending Machines 
 

Dress Code: Formal

Student Life

Summary: The residential program at Saint Andrew's School offers a wonderful opportunity for students from around the United States, and the entire world, to experience living and growing together as a community of learners. The diversity of interests, experiences and cultural backgrounds enhances the academic challenge and community spirit for all students. With 100 resident and 47 faculty members and their families living on campus, they experience a loving, nurturing and supportive environment. It is truly a "home away from home" for students from several states and over 20 countries throughout the world.

Facilities

  • All-weather track
  • Baseball field(s)
  • Basketball court(s)
  • Fitness Center
  • Technology Center
  • Volleyball court(s)
  • Football field
  • Indoor basketball court(s)
  • Pool
  • Indoor climbing wall

Clubs and Organizations

  • Community Service
  • Computer Club
  • Debate Club
  • Diversity Club
  • Dorm Proctors
  • Environmental Club
  • Foreign Language Clubs
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Honor Council
  • International Clubs
  • Jewish Student Org
  • Literary Magazine
  • Model UN
  • Newspaper
  • Peer Counseling
  • Photography
  • Student Activities
  • Student Government
  • Student Publications
  • Student Radio Station
  • Yearbook
  • Young Democrats
  • Young Republicans
 
 

Arts Department Director: Jan Emigh

Athletics Department Director: Craig Ashley

Notable Achievements: 6 Time All Sports Trophy Winner, State Champions - Water Polo, Tennis, Golf

Arts
  • Choral Music
  • Dance
  • Drama Club
  • Guitar Ensemble
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Stage Band
  • String Ensemble
  • Tech Crew
  • Theater
Interscholastic Sports
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross-Country Running
  • Dance
  • Diving
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Water Polo
  • Wrestling
Recreational Sports
    N/A
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Polo
 
 

Summary: The college admission process is an integral part of the total experience of a Saint Andrew's education. The College Guidance Office (CGO) at Saint Andrew's School recognizes the vast diversity in students and families and therefore provides individual guidance in college selection. The college counseling program is firmly grounded in the belief that discovering good matches between students and post-secondary institutions is what the college admissions process is all about.

Department Director: Robert Bouressa

College Information

Percentage of Graduates Who Attend College: 99.00%

Colleges attended in the past 5 years by our graduates:

University of Florida
University of Miami
Florida State University
George Washington University
Vanderbilt University
University of Pennsylvania
New York University
Johns Hopkins University
Harvard University
Princeton University
Duke University
Yale University

Middle Percentile of SAT Scores

25th percentile 75th percentile
Critical Reading 530 660
Mathematics 560 690
Writing 540 660



Notable Alumni

Don "The Dragon" Wilson (Class of 1972) Kickboxing Champion and Actor

Morgan Pressel (Class of 2006) LPGA Golfer

Steve Geffrard (Class of 2010) Amateur Heavyweight Boxing Champion and Olympic Hopeful

Daniel G. Fernandez (Class of 2003) International Chess Master

Tinsley Ellis (Class of 1975) Blues Guitarist, Singer and Songwriter




Quotes from Alumni
 
 

Summary: The Saint Andrew's Summer Term is designed as an extension of the academic year, offering students the opportunity to earn academic credit during the summer in an array of disciplines. Our curriculum reflects a selection of courses for review, enrichment and advanced studies. Enrollment in courses during the Summer Term allows students to improve their options for course selections or lighten their academic schedule during the traditional school year.

Department Director: Liz Mulligan

Saint Andrew's Summer Term

June 04, 2012 to July 13, 2012

The Saint Andrew's Summer Term is designed as an extension of the academic year, offering students the opportunity to earn academic credit during the summer in an array of disciplines. Our curriculum reflects a selection of courses for review, enrichment and advanced studies

Registration Deadline: May 01, 2012
Tuition: $1,700
Financial Aid Available:  
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