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    Subiaco Academy ::: Subiaco, Arkansas ::: Southeast U.S.

    Subiaco Academy, Subiaco, Arkansas (Boys Only)

     

    Located on Subiaco Abbey's 1,180 acre (728 hectares) campus of farmland and forest, the school is nestled against the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains offering a multitude of outdoor activities

    • 193 students; average class size 15 students; student to faculty ratio 10:1
    • Boys only; Boarding; Religious Affiliation - Catholic
    • Honors and AP courses 
    • 100% of graduates attend universities including Georgetown, Perdue among others
    • ESL Program

    Founded

    1887

    Climate

    Sub-tropical

    Student Body

    All-boys; 193 students (grades 7-12); 18% international students

    Average Class Size

    15 students

    Faculty

    35 faculty; 57% with advanced degrees

    Student/Faculty Ratio

    10:1

    College Placement

    100% university placement including Baylor University, Georgetown University, Purdue University, Sewanee: The University of the South, U.S. Naval Academy among others

    Honors & AP

    Advanced Placement: Biology, Calculus AB & BC, Chemistry, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Physics, Statistics, U.S. Government, U.S. History

    Marking System

    Grade reports are issued every 4  1/2 weeks.

    Programs of Study

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

    English - 4 units
    Mathematics - 4 units
    History - 3 units
      (1 yr. Western Civilization, 1 yr. US History, 1/2 unit Civics, 1/2 unit of Economics)
    Science - 3 units
    World Language - 2 units
      (minimum of 2 units of same language)
    Visual and Performing Arts - 2 units
    Computer Application - 1/2 unit
    Physical Education - 1 unit
    Oral Communication - 1/2 unit
    Health - 1/2 unit
    Religious Studies - each semester & senior retreat 
    Digital Learning - > 1/2 unit 
      (class of 2018 forward) 

    World Languages: German, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish

    SAT/ACT Scores: Average SAT score = 1639; Average ACT score = 24

    Accreditation

    Subiaco Academy is accredited by the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges

    Athletics

    Sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross-country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track & Field, Untimate Frisbee

     

    Arts:

    Drama, Jazz Ensemble, Guitar, Piano, Chorus, Computer Graphics, Studio Arts

    Extracurricular Activities

    Clubs and Activities: Archery Club, Canoeing, Choir, Community Service, Cultural Awareness Club, Fishing, Future Buisiness  Leaders of America, Hiking, Hunting Club, Quiz Bowl, Student Council

    The Academy is located near state and national parks that offer opportunities for hiking, canoeing, kayaking, mountain biking and fishing. 

    The Abby owns three small lakes nearby that are ideal for fishing and swimming.  There are also several campsites on Abbey Land for overnight trips.  

    In addition, the school has a campsite on a nearby lake that includes a cabin, boat ramp and dock, powerboats, canoes and kayaks. This campsite is often in use for overnight and weekend trips.

    Facilities:

    Academic Building, Activity Center, Art Studio, Athletic Fields, Auditorium, Campsite, Chapel, Computer Center Dining Hall, Gymnasium, Lakes, Library, Music Practice Rooms, 2 Residence Halls, Stadium, Tennis Courts, Weight Room