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    Fulton School ::: St. Albans, Missouri ::: Midwest U.S.

    Founded

    1994

    Climate

    Hot summers and cool winters

    Student Body

    131 students (PreK - 12); 36 students (grades 9-12); 9% international

    Average Class Size

    10 students

    Faculty

    20 faculty; 75% with advanced degrees

    Student/Faculty Ratio

    8:1

    College Placement

    100% university placement including Loyola University - Chicago, Pennsylvania State University, University of California - Irvine, University of Notre Dame, Washington University

    Honors & AP

    Advanced placement: Biology, Calculus, English Language and Composition, US History. Students are eligible to take the AP exams in all disciplines and teachers will assist with preparation

    Honors: all courses may be taken at the honors level

    Special Programs

    A unique farm program that includes an apiary, chickens, goats, a garden and an orchard that acts as a living curriculum in math, science and history in addition to building character through responsibility, compassion, teamwork and leadership.

    Marking System

    Fulton School utilizes the standard grading scale: A=90-100; B=80-89; C=70-79; D=60-69. Honors courses add 0.67 to the grade point average. Grades are given for each of four quarters and written reports are sent to parents at the end of each semester along with the semester averages.  

    Programs of Study

    The minimum graduation requirements for grades 9 through 12 are as follows:

    English - 4 credits
    Mathematics - 3 credits
    Social Studies/History - 3 credits
      (US History)
    Science - 3 credits
    Foreign Language - 2 credits
    Arts - 1 credit
    Physical Education - 1 credit
    Philosophy - 1 credit
    Practical Life - 1 credit

    Participation in one season of athletics per year

    Foreign Language: Spanish

    SAT/ACT Scores:  average SAT score = 1700; ACT score = 27

     

    Accreditation

    Fulton School is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States

    Athletics

    Sports: Basketball, Cross-country, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track & Field

    Arts

    Studio Art, Band, Chorus, Ensemble Music, Photography

    Extracurricular Activities

    Activities and Clubs: Drama Club, Farm Program, Music Club

    Facilities

    Academic building, Art studio, Athletic field, Farm, Gymnasium, Library, Music room, Performance space, Robotics/technology lab, Science lab, Student commons

    ESL

    Yes