Students: 60 | Faculty: 30 | Grades: 8-12 | Gender: Coed
Burke Mountain Academy
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.
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