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Maui Prep Academy 毛伊島預備中學 (夏威夷 HI)

Features

Maui Preparatory Academy is located in Maui, the second largest island in the Hawaii. With the stunning backdrop of mountains and sea, tropical rainforests and ocean reefs, Maui Prep provides its students with a rewarding environment for college preparation.

Maui Prep is a small school, people here treat you like family and extra credit is given when needed. Students have a lot of outdoor space to work under a tree or sit at an outdoor table. The tutoring help is very easy to get to and the college consular helps you a lot.

University Acceptances of past students include the following great schools:

University of Hawaii at Manoa, Okanagan College, University of California (UC) , University of Southern California(USC), University of Oregon, Boston University, Northeastern University, Drexel University, Marist College, University of Victoria (Canada), University of Miami, Lehigh University etc.

The Basics
Setting Pacific tropical island
School Type Private Co-ed boarding school
Housing Dorm
Popular Subjects Environmental science, Marine science and Astronmy
Transfer Records University of Hawaii at Manoa, UC , USC, University of Oregon ...
Current Weather http://www.theweathernetwork.com/us/weather/hawaii/lahaina
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/mauiprep/
Youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5pzrfCIi8a4
Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lahaina,_Hawaii
School Website http://mauiprepboarding.org/
General Information
State Hawaii (HI)
Location Napili
Environment Suburban
Campus Size 120 acres
Year Founded 2006
Level Offered Grade 8 to 12
Enrollment ~60
International ~9%
Student-to-Teacher ~8:1
ESL Yes

Special Courses

Environmental Science:

•Students can participate in native Hawaiian reforestation projects in the Pu'u Kukui Watershed

•Students have work to provide artificial nesting areas for endangered native seabirds

•Students can study traditional, native Hawaiian agricultural practices

•Students can engage in discussions and projects pertaining to environmental sustainability

Marine Science:

• Maui is the premier location to study the Humpback whale

• Students can participate in a coral reef restoration research project in Napili Bay

• Students can involve in independent research projects on green sea turtles, reef sharks, and Hawaiian Spinner dolphins

Astronomy:

• Maui Prep students have partnered with local Astronomical agencies

• Students have presented research posters to the American Astronomical Society

• Students can study both the daytime and nighttime skies with high-quality telescopes and imaging equipment

College Explorations:

The course is designed to provide students with an overview of the college process with a focus on preparing students to take the PSAT/ SAT

Extracurricular

The volleyball team, cross-country team are pretty good. Paddling team and swimming team are all very competitive. Others like the track team and tennis team are also very popular.

 

Location
Maui is a short 25-minute flight from Hawaii’s international airport (HNL) in Honolulu, on the island of Oahu. The Maui Prep campus is 35 miles from Maui’s main airport (OGG) in Kahului. In addition, there are several direct flights from Maui to the US mainland, through such cities as Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Denver. Maui Prep is nestled on 22.5 acres of rolling hillside that had once been pineapple fields.

CAMPUS

The campus overlooks the warm Pacific Ocean and the Hawaiian islands of Lana’i and Moloka’i. The safe and secure campus presently provides seven main buildings that contain classrooms, science labs, computer lab, a college center, and dining hall. Students and faculty have WIFI access throughout the campus. All classrooms are equipped with Smart Board technology.

 

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