Burke Mountain Academy is a private boarding and day ski academy in rural Burke, Vermont. It was founded in 1970 for girls and boys in 8th – 12th grade. It has accreditation from the State of Vermont and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
The emphasis is on developing world-class skiers, but it also provides a competitive education with alumni having been accepted into Harvard, Dartmouth and other top colleges.
Admission is based on skiing ability, academic performance and character. The Burke Mountain Academy offers a post-graduate option, a winter term option for those who want to try the program and a full term option. Tuition ranges from $25,000-$45,000 depending on the different options.