News :: Miller School of Albemarle joins ISES


March 13, 2016

Miller School of Albemarle Joins ISES

International Student Educational Services is pleased to announce that the Miller School of Albemarle has become a member of the ISES group of prestigious boarding schools. 

The Miller School of Albemarle’s 1,600 acre (647 hectares) historic landmark campus is located in the foothills of the famous Blue Ridge Mountains, only 12 miles (19 km) from the beautiful city of Charlottesville, Virginia.

The Miller School’s total enrollment, in 8th grade to PG, is 185 students with an international student population of 29%.   With an average class size of 10 students and a highly credentialed faculty (71% hold advanced degrees), Miller School ensures that classes are academically rigorous but small enough that students are comfortable taking intellectual risks.  Average SAT scores at Miller School are 1700 while the ACT average is 25.  In addition to a demanding university preparation curriculum, the Miller School offers 13 Advanced Placement courses.  Mandarin and Latin strengthen the Language course offerings while an innovative Pre-engineering Track is supported by the University of Virginia engineering faculty.

 The most popular electives chosen by Miller School students are courses in Visual Arts, Photography, Design/Build, Economics, Robotics, Music and Drama.  Athletics also are integral to the Miller School experience with Equestrian, Dance Fitness, Outdoor Leadership and a unique Cycling and Endurance program enhancing the traditional sports offerings.

One-hundred percent of Miller School graduates are accepted into universities; within the past four years Miller students have attended the University of Virginia, Duke University, Emory University, University of North Carolina, Sewanee: University of the South, UCLA and Yale University, among many other prestigious universities and colleges.

 

International students wishing to be considered for enrollment to Miller School of Albemarle will be required to meet the following minimum requirements:

GPA:  3.0

TOEFL:  70 iBT

Successful Skype interview

 

The Miller School is accepting applications for Fall 2016.  Costs are as follows:

Tuition, room & board:                  $50,980

ESL:                                                        Included

Tuition Refund Plan:                       Included

Student Health Insurance:           $2,000

Student Allowance Account:       $2,000  

 

Please do not hesitate to contact your INTO/ISES Regional Manager or info@ises-inc.net for additional information.