About

FTAA-Middletown is a private, nonprofit school offering intermediate and secondary education (grades 6-12) through its middle school and high school programs.

Unique among schools in the United States, FTAA-Middletown strives to nurture well-educated students of exemplary moral character.

While all students complete a comprehensive college preparatory curriculum, the school places a unique and profound emphasis on character development and the classical arts of both Western and Eastern civilizations.

Upon graduation from FTAA-Middletown, students are well-rounded citizens who are fully prepared to pursue postsecondary education and a range of careers.

FTAA-Middletown is located in the City of Middletown, Orange County, New York.

FTAA-MT offers:

  • For Academic Track Students: Great internship opportunities where they get real-world experience and job skills. A unique, carefully planned curriculum and small class size that allow them to engage meaningfully with subjects and help them become lifelong learners.
  • For Arts Track Students: Pre-professional training enables them to pursue a professional arts career as well as building their character through the discipline of artistic training. Art students also get a strong college preparatory education so they are prepared regardless of what profession they ultimately choose.
  • Instruction for grades 6-12
  • Boarding and day school options
  • Low student-teacher ratio
  • A World Bridge™ Program
  • Counseling and college planning for each high school student
  • Private tutoring in core subjects as needed
  • Etiquette classes and mind-body-spirit health education
  • A safe environment with an emphasis on moral values and good conduct
  • Traditional Chinese culture and Chinese (Mandarin) language courses
  • An ESL program for international students