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Let's Get the New Year Started!

It's that time of year - time to prepare for the coming 2019-20 school year!

Please be sure to check back as any new information or changes will be added here.

New Students

If you have questions about the admissions process at Montverde Academy, many of those can be answered in the FAQ.  If you are a new Boarding student and have questions about residential life, you will want to explore the Student Life portion of our website.
 
For information about the MVA Way Orientation program scheduled for Friday, August 16th, please – click here!

The MVA campus store will be setup in the Student Center to purchase, belts, ties, variety of jackets and spirit-wear items.
 
Parents of new students may want to join the Parents Association Facebook group about current and upcoming events within the Parent Association.
 
Transportation Needs
In order for students to have airport, bus or train pickup arranged you MUST COMPLETE travel details in the Transportation Request Form. It is important to fill this out as soon as you have your travel itinerary so we can arrange your pick up from the airport. Please remember that students are NOT allowed to take taxis, Uber, Lyft, or other forms of transportation from the airport. They must contact us with their itinerary to arrange safe and reliable transportation to campus.

When arriving at Orlando International Airport (MCO), it is important to know our meeting place is for pickup, Terminal B-Level 1 outside parking space B26. Please review the Airport Guide provided on the Orientation Page or bookmark the site address to your phone for reference. It shows you picture-by-picture how to get to this parking space from the gate.

For any questions, changes or delays, please email transportation@montverde.org. During travel, if there are any changes to flight itineraries, delays or questions you MUST call the Administrator on Duty at 321.231.4106. Add that number to your WhatsApp for those that do not have U.S. phones.

 
Student Pickup/Drop-off
Parents and Day Students:  Please click here for detailed information about drop-off and pickup procedures.

Upper School

All Upper School students should be sure to have notebooks, notebook, paper, pens, and pencils for the first day of school.  During the first week of school, Upper School teachers will let students know about any additional materials or supplies needed for their courses.
 
Most school supplies are available for purchase on campus in the Student Center, and the Academy will also arrange trips for boarding students to local shops so that they can purchase any necessary school supplies.
 
Students taking Honors or Advance Placement courses should review the Summer Reading List, which can be found on the Upper School academics page.

For Orientation information, please go to Montverde.org/student-life/orientation-program.

 

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Middle School

The Middle School division publishes a Supply List for each grade level. All 6th grade Middle School students should bring these items with them to the 6th Grade Flight School which is offered on Tuesday morning, August 13th, from 9:30 to 11:45 a.m. All 7th and 8th grade students are expected to bring the school supplies on the published list with them to the first day of school. The individual faculty members will let their students know if specific other supplies/items are needed for their class.

Middle School Boarding Students, please review the Registration Process and reference the Frequently Asked Questions.

The Middle School Orientation Program is scheduled for Tuesday, August 13, 2019, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Sandra O. Stephens Fine Arts Auditorium. Seventh and Eighth grade iPad distribution will occur from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the George H. Rast Library, prior to the Orientation/Open House.  Be on the lookout for an email with additional back-to-school information and your student’s username and password.

Other Middle School resources:

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Lower School

For Lower School Orientation please view this Meet & Greet Flyer.  There are also grade-specific Supply Lists for Lower School students accessible from the Lower School menu of the website. 

Please take a moment to read this letter from the Lower School Administration regarding Start of School Year Events has been shared for the parents of MVA lower school students. 
 

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Athletics

In preparation for this upcoming athletic season, it is important for all athletic forms be completed and filed with the Athletic Department before any student is allowed to participate in any workouts, practices, scrimmages or contests. All FHSAA forms (EL3 & GA4 forms) can be submitted to the Eligibility Coordinator, Ms. Sue Tortora (sue.tortora@montverde.org) or turned into Athletic Administration.

The Athletic Department will hold an information session on August 19th at 6pm in the NEST Gymnasium to discuss opportunities to participate in Varsity, JV, Academy, and Club sports. In addition, the session will review important information to ensure a successful athletic year at MVA. All student-athletes and parents are invited to attend.

Fall Sports are already underway! If a student is interested, please contact the Coach(es) listed below.

Girls Volleyball:
 
Cross Country Team:

Golf Team:

Swimming Team:

All parents and students should be sure to check the Montverde Academy Master Calendar for any games scheduled, time/date changes, etc.

 
MORE SPORT-SPECIFIC INFORMATION WILL BE PROVIDED AS IT IS MADE AVAILABLE.  CHECK BACK SOON!

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