The Miami Valley School
The Miami Valley School (MVS) is an independent school for grades Pre-K through 12, located in Dayton, Ohio, founded in 1964. The Miami Valley School is a non-profit organization. The Miami Valley School teachers using the Immersion Method, a philosophy based on the knowledge that learning is rooted in direct experience, which leads to engagement and the discovery of passion by each individual student.
|The Miami Valley School|
5151 Denise Drive
|Type||Primary, Secondary, Preparatory, Independent|
|Head teacher||Elizabeth F. Cleary|
|Grades||Pre-K through 12th|
|Color(s)||Red and Blue|
|Athletics||Metro Buckeye Conference|
|Accreditation||National Association of Independent Schools|
The school consists of four divisions. The Early Childhood School includes two pre-school grades. The kindergarten through 5th grade unit is called the Lower School, instead of the more common elementary school. The 6th through 8th-grade academic unit has the traditional Middle School title. The 9th through 12th grade unit is called the Upper School, instead of the more common High School.
- Cleary, Barbara A. "The Miami Valley School: 1956-2008 A Restrospective". Orange Frazer Press, 2018, p. viii
- MVS College Profile