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Seeking Curious Learners

Thank you for your interest in Mountain Academy!

At Mountain Academy of Teton Science Schools our admissions process is structured to assess the academic and social readiness of your student, as well as their curiosity and enthusiasm for learning.  We take many factors into account in order to make an admissions decision and do not rely on one metric to make decisions. In addition to this application, we require other supplemental components listed below.
Preschool and pre-kindergarten applicants will only submit a teacher evaluation if currently attending another school or daycare. Please Note: Preschool  and pre-kindergarten applicants are not eligible for tuition assistance.
Please complete the following application to apply for preschool through 12th grade at either the Jackson Campus or Teton Valley Campus. If you have any questions, contact admissions@tetonscience.org or call  307-733-3729.

The Admissions Journey

Curiosity Peaked.

Take the first step in the admissions process. Once we receive your Inquiry Form, we’ll connect for a virtual engagement so we can learn more about your family’s educational needs and philosophies. 

Submit an Inquiry

Tour the Mountain Academy Jackson Campus!

What can I expect?
Campus tours provide prospective families with an opportunity to tour our Jackson Campus and learn more about the school through an overview and Q&A session with our division heads. Tours begin at 9:30 am in our Welcome Center lobby, and you’ll be led through a walking tour of the campus and classrooms. Immediately following the tour, you’ll return to the Welcome Center for a Q&A session with our Associate Head of School and Division Head. Beverages will be provided.

Sign-up today to reserve your tour time!
For additional questions or to schedule a tour of the Teton Valley Campus, please contact us:
admissions@tetonscience.org
(307) 733-3729; option 3

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Mountain Academy Middle School students in front of Tetons

Key Dates

Jan. 31st

Application Deadline

After Feb. 1st

Rolling Admissions

December 15

Acceptances + Tuition Assistance Awards

YES! You Can.

Let us help your family make a Mountain Academy education possible!

The Tuition Assistance Program is designed to help families remove financial barriers to entry and pave a way forward towards an unmatched educational experience.

As a community, all families contribute toward the cost of a Mountain Academy education. While it is our belief that each family must place a top financial priority on their student’s education, we offer a Tuition Assistance program so that you can invest in your child’s education based on your family’s financial capabilities.

Learn More About Tuition Assistance

It's time to submit your application!
Once your application has been received, the Admissions Team will connect with next steps.

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Complete Your Application

You’re almost there! A student’s application provides the admissions committee a holistic look at each individual applicant – from their interests, learning styles to personalities. The Mountain Academy community thrives when it welcomes and nurtures families that will support and fully embrace the school’s mission and values. Through the application process, our hope is to help identify students who are best suited for our program and whose families will contribute as global citizens in our community.

As part of your application, we will schedule a Family Interview – an opportunity for your family to have a conversation with members of the admissions committee include faculty.  Currently, these sessions are virtual.

Families can also choose an optional Virtual Classroom Visit to meet current students and faculty.

Supplemental materials required:

  • Student evaluation(s) by a current teacher:
    • One evaluation for applicants of grades K – 5
    • Two evaluations for applicants of grades 6 – 12
  • Report Card (grades 1 – 12) – most recent
  • Standardized Testing (grades 1 – 12) – most recent

During open-enrollment, admissions decisions will be made in March. Rolling admissions decisions are usually made within two weeks after all materials are received.

Malone Scholarship

Founded in 1997 by Dr. John C. Malone, the Malone Family Foundation funds scholarships for identified talented and gifted students with financial need on our Jackson campus. Scholarship opportunity is for students in grades 7 to 10.

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Nondiscrimination Policy

Mountain Academy of Teton Science Schools admits students of any gender, race, color, disability status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, and national and ethnic origin and provides them all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, disability status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, and national and ethnic origin in administration of its policies and programs.