Resource: The Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics and Humanities (Muncie, IN)
Website: The Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics and Humanities (Muncie, IN)
Description: The Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics and Humanities is a public coeducational residential school for grades 11-12. This two-year high school for gifted and talented students is located on the campus of Ball State University. The curriculum has extensive offerings in science, mathematics, and humanities with a wide variety of options in higher-level and advanced placement courses. Education, housing, and meals are provided to students at no cost to their parents. Students have access to the Ball State University campus, library, computer labs, wellness facilities and numerous other programs.

Comments: Contributed by: Parent on 10/14/2011
My daughter is a junior and I am so pleased that she found the academy. She was attending a large public high school taking ap classes and was bored to death with the academics and the social atmosphere. The academy has been a positive life changing event.

Contributed by: Alumnus on 3/5/2005
Coming from a tiny town with very few educational resources, the Indiana Academy provided me with opportunities I otherwise never would have had access to. My only concern is that the state of Indiana only provides public education of this quality at one institution, thus making top-notch secondary education otherwise only available to those with the resources to send their children to private schools.

Contributed by: Parent on 2/18/2004
I am a parent to a current student. This school has been a Godsend, wonderful in every way. A super way for highly gifted teens to have their needs met :)

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