School Profile



SCHOOL PROFILE 2019 - 2020

2019-2020 Upper School Profile

Highlights of Recognitions

The students at American Heritage School are well-prepared to be leaders of the 21st century who possess knowledge, integrity, and compassion. Each year, students attend prestigious competitions and earn exceptional awards. Here are some of their recent achievements.

•   #1 private school in Palm Beach County for nationally recognized scholars; 1 in 4 students in the Class of 2020 is a nationally recognized scholar

  • 21 National Merit Semifinalists
  • 14 Commended Scholars
  •   9 National Hispanic Scholars

•  $22 million in college scholarships offered to the Class of 2019

•   92% passing rate on all Advanced Placement exams (58% passing rate in Florida; 64% passing rate globally); AP average test score: 4

•   #1 high school in Palm Beach County in Math competition; #2 private school in the U.S. in national Math competition

•   #1 high school in Palm Beach County at Science Fair; Best in Florida Grand Award in Physical Sciences

•   Qualifiers for FIRST Robotics World competition 5 consecutive years

•   #1 Mock Trial and Moot Court teams in Palm Beach County

•   Top Awards at national Speech and Debate Tournament of Champions

•   2 National Awards at the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competition in Healthcare Administration and Advertising

•   Top 4 Daily Live Show in the U.S. produced by 909Live student broadcast

•   All Florida award for Perspectives literary and art magazine from the Florida Scholastic Press Association

•   7 Critics Choice Awards at District Thespian Festival

•   Superior ratings for orchestra, concert band, guitar, and thespians

•   12 Gold Keys and American Vision Award from Scholastics Art & Writing Awards

•   Top 5 Dance Team in the U.S. for Large Group Lyrical; 3rd Overall at “Believe” National Dance Competition