Squaw Valley Academy

Co-Education (13-18)
Boarding School
+15305839393105
235 Squaw Valley Rd, Olympic Valley, CA 96146, USA
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Year of Foundation1978
Enrollment Phase / GradesRolling Enrollment/ Grades: 9-12
BoardingBoarding School
Number of students80
Nationalities17
Teacher Student Ratio1:8
AccreditationsNIPSA, AdvancEd, Middle States Association
HeadmasterBill Grant
Yearly Tuition Fee (Min)52,950
Yearly Tuition Fee (Max)58,750

Description

Squaw Valley Academy is private, coed, international, college-preparatory boarding school located at Lake Tahoe, California, USA, since 1978. We enroll students who are between ages 14 and 18 in grades nine through twelve. All graduates receive a US high school diploma and have 100% acceptance to US universities and colleges. Squaw Valley Academy has welcomed international students on our campus since the1980s!Squaw Valley Academy is fully accredited by the National Independent Private Schools Association, AdvancED, and Middle States Association. SVA is an official test site for SAT and ACT.SVA has rolling enrollment and students may enroll each month of the school year and for summer school. SVA offers ESL, and most students live on campus in dormitories. The dormitories are open for students during the Fall and Spring school holidays.Students who wish to enroll short-term may enroll in Squaw Valley Academy’s Summer School.

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Academics

Curriculum

ENGLISH: English I-IV; AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition MATHEMATICS: Algebra I and II; Geometry; Pre-Calculus/Trigonometry; AP Calculus AB or BC LABORATORY SCIENCES: Biology; AP Biology; Chemistry; AP Chemistry; Physics; AP Physics B SOCIAL STUDIES: World History; AP World History, U.S. History; AP U.S. History U.S. Government; AP U. S. Government and Politics, AP Economics Macro or Micro LANGUAGES: Spanish I-IV; AP Spanish Language ATHLETICS Physical Education includes skiing, snowboarding, and a variety of seasonal mountain sports. ELECTIVES: Courses may include AP Psychology, SAT Prep, Studio Art, AP Studio Art, Performing Arts, Photography, and Music.

Languages of instruction

English

Foreign languages

Spanish

Examinations

SAT, ACT

University counseling

Yes

Learning support

Yes

Extra-Curricular

School trips
Community service
Performing arts
Sports
Summer programs

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