Windermere Preparatory School is a pre-K3 through grade 12 college preparatory private school with a boarding program starting in grade 7. Established in 2000, Windermere Prep nur¬tures students’ intellectual, emotional and social growth to pre¬pare them for the ever-changing challenges of tomorrow.
Windermere Prep is the only private International Bacca¬laureate (IB) World School in Central Florida and a member of the Nord Anglia Education Family of Schools. Its diverse interna¬tional community prepares the next generation of global leaders through exceptional academics, athletics and fine arts. Students also benefit from collaborations with world-leading organizations such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ( MIT), The Juil¬liard School and UNICEF.
Windermere Prep’s global vision provides a stimulating and diverse learning experience. Students are inspired to research, develop and debate solutions to society’s biggest challenges. The school’s IB curriculum emphasizes critical thinking through a wide range of subjects in traditional academic disciplines while en¬couraging an international perspective. In addition to completing college-level courses and examinations, IB Diploma Programme students are also required to engage in community service, indi¬vidual research and an inquiry into the nature of knowledge.
The IB program offers a rigorous curriculum that prepares students for success in college. With course offerings ranging from standard, honors, advanced placement and IB levels, students work with expert college counselors to craft a four-year academic plan designed to help them gain entrance into their first-choice college or university of best fit.
The senior class had 100% university admissions with 41% headed to the top 50 schools. On average, Windermere Prep students receive acceptances around the world with over 75% receiving acceptances to tier one and tier two colleges, based on US News and World Report College Rankings.
Windermere Prep’s Fine Arts programs showcase 100+ plays, operas, concerts, dance performances and more at the state-of-the-art Cypress Center each year. During the 2019-20 school year, students received 33 Applause Award nominations.
Athletic programs start in pre-K3 with competitive teams beginning in grade 6. Over 74% of students in grades 6-12 partici¬pate in at least one of over 20 sports. With a full-time strength and conditioning coach on campus, athletes can perform at their high¬est ability while maintaining their studies.
Windermere Preparatory School students are equipped with the knowledge, the desire to seek the truth and the fortitude to become life-long learners.
WINDERMERE PREPARATORY SCHOOL
6189 Winter Garden Vineland Road
Windermere, FL 34786