Gulliver Schools

9350 S Dixie Hwy, 11th Floor, Miami, FL 33156

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Gulliver Schools is a 501(c)(3) private, not-for-profit, independent, coeducational, nonsectarian day school with the mission of providing a superior, personalized college-preparatory education fostering well-rounded, successful, lifelong learners. Gulliver is committed to developing the unique gifts and talents of each student in a nurturing environment that promotes academic excellence, innovation, global understanding and character. Gulliver students from grades PreK3-12 have the opportunity to discover a plethora of programs to become lifelong learners. Founded in 1923, by Arthur Gulliver and purchased by Marian Krutulis in 1953, Gulliver Schools has developed into a complex of five integrally related campuses located in Coral Gables, South Miami, and Pinecrest, Florida.

The School has received the U.S. Department of Education Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the Florida Council of Independent Schools, the Southern Association of Independent Schools, the Florida Kindergarten Council, and The Commission of International & Trans-Regional Accreditation. Additionally, the Gulliver Preparatory Campus was the first private school in Florida to offer the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme and has received an overall 98 percent pass rate for the last decade.

The school offers 31 Advanced Placement courses in addition to Signature Academic Programs in engineering, law and litigation, architectural drawing, and biomedical sciences. More than 50 campus organizations and 35 sports teams are available that enable students to explore and discover their individual interests. Each year, students participate in more than 50,000 hours of community service and support more than 50 local and national charities. Gulliver has also been named The Miami Herald’s best small schools athletic program in Miami-Dade County for 15 consecutive years.

Gulliver believes that by involving students in worthy school, civic, and community service activities, they learn the importance of leadership, good citizenship, and active participation in a democratic society.

General Information

Academic OrientationCollege Preparatory, IB Diploma, IB MYP
Grade RangeDay — Coed Grades PS (Age 3)-12
Coed, Boys, or GirlsCoed
Full Address9350 S Dixie Hwy, 11th Floor, Miami, FL 33156
Other Locations12595 Red Rd, Coral Gables 33156
7500 SW 120th St, Pinecrest 33156
6575 N Kendall Dr, Pinecrest 33156
8000 SW 56th St, Miami 33155
Year Established1926
Legal StatusNonprofit
Religious Affiliation(None)

Tuition & Financial Aid

Day Tuition$12,760-28,250; estimated extras $700-1100
Need-Based Scholarships Awarded193
Value of Need-Based Scholarships$3,756,000

Academics & Athletics

Academic CalendarSemester
Supplemental InstructionDevelopmental Reading, Remedial Math, Remedial Reading, Tutoring
International Baccalaureate ProgramsDiploma, Middle Years Program
Advanced Placement CoursesBiology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Comparative Government & Politics, Computer Science, English, English Literature, European History, French, Human Geography, Latin, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Music Theory, Physics B, Physics C, Psychology, Spanish, Spanish Literature, Statistics, Studio Art, US Government & Politics, US History, World History
Summer SessionAcademic Enrichment. 3-6 weeks
Accredited ByCLS, SACS
Interscholastic Boys' & Girls' SportsBasketball, Cross-country, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track, Water Polo
Interscholastic Boys' SportsBaseball, Football, Lacrosse
Interscholastic Girls' SportsCheerleading, Softball

Graduate Placement

Graduate Reference Year2012
Graduates Attending College/Nonpublic Secondary School187
Most Common Graduate DestinationsU of Miami 25, FL St 10, U of FL 9, FL Intl 9, NYU 8, Northeastern U 5
Mid-50 Percentile Math SAT520-660
Mid-50 Percentile Critical Reading SAT510-640
Mid-50 Percentile Writing SAT530-660
Average ACT26
ACT Mid-50 Percentile23-29


Applications DueMarch
Application Fee$100
New Students365
Percentage of Applicants Accepted59
Percent Admitted Who Choose to Enroll (Yield)58
Tests Used for AdmissionCEEB, IQ, SSAT


AdministratorJohn Krutulis
Administrator's TitleHead of School
In Office Since2008
Administrator's CredentialsBA, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univ
Director(s) of AdmissionsCarol A. Bowen, Gr 9-12 Adm; Elena Castellanos, Gr PS-8 Adm

Enrollment & Faculty

Total Enrollment2,200
Day Students2,200
Percentage of International Students16
Average Class Size14
Student-Faculty Ratio8:1
Dress CodeUniform
Teaching Faculty288
Faculty with Advanced Degrees (%)51
Male Teaching Faculty72
Female Teaching Faculty216
Faculty EthnicityWhite 61%, Latino 31%, African-American 5%, Other 3%

Campus & Endowment

Buildings on Campus40
Facilities Value$50,492,000
Endowment Value$5,709,000
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