The Pine School at a Glance

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History
Founded: 1969 by Harold Potsdam
Mascot: The Knights
School Colors: Navy Blue and Gold
Motto: Possunt Quia Posse Videntur (That Which Seems Possible, Is Possible)

Facts and Figures
Grades: Kindergarten – Grade 12
Student/Teacher Ratio: 9:1
Enrollment: 400
Facilities: All Grades (K-12) are located on 142 acres in Hobe Sound.
Transportation: Convenient bus routes are available.
Financial Aid: Students in grades 1-12 are eligible to apply for need-based financial aid, and merit scholarships are available in grades 9-12.

Academics
College Matriculation: 100%
Advanced Placement Classes: 18 AP courses are available. Eighty percent of AP students earn scores of 3 or higher on national exams.
Language Instruction: World languages offered beginning in Kindergarten
Integrated Technology: All 6-12 Grade students utilize laptop computers

Arts and Athletics
Music, dance, and visual arts required for all K-5 students
Numerous music and art electives for Grades 6-12 students
Intramural sports available from Kindergarten through Grade 4
Interscholastic sports available from Grade 5 to Grade 12
Each student in Grades 5 through 12 must play at least one sport per year

TSP SwimmingAccreditations
Florida Council of Independent Schools
Florida Kindergarten Council
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Memberships
American Library Association
Educational Records Bureau
National Association of College Admissions Counselors
National Association of Independent Schools
National Beta Club
National Honor Society
National Junior Honor Society
The College Board

Non-Discrimination Policy
The Pine School is committed to the value of diversity and the principle of equal opportunity in education and employment. TPS admits students and hires employees of any race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, and national and ethnic origin. All individuals are accorded equal rights, privileges, and access to programs and activities.