scholar athletes has always been a primary focus at Van Der
Meer Tennis Academy. Understanding the importance of partnering
with a diverse selection of academic programs, Van Der Meer
is pleased to list the following educational opportunities available
to our players.
This private college preparatory school offers a flexible
schedule and personalized education for the primarily
tennis, golf, and performing arts students who comprise
the student body. Since 1994, Heritage has assisted aspiring
young men and women to create dreams, make them real,
and achieve new worlds for themselves. Heritage is geared
to help kids with a passion find the right college program,
working in concert with their coaches.
Address: 11 New Orleans Road, Hilton Head Island,
Admissions Contact: Tina Sprouse 843.842.8600,
Head Preparatory School
Hilton Head Prep is another private school option for
those wanting a more traditional approach. Prep maintains
a challenging curriculum, and its mission is to prepare
students for selective colleges.
Address: 8 Foxgrape Road, Hilton Head Island,
Admissions Contact: Bobbie Somerville: 843.671.2286,
Junior Champions Foundation is a registered 501(3)(c)
nonprofit organization. Our mission is to foster the talents
of junior athletes for success in competition and in life
by providing scholarships to deserving athletes who would
not otherwise have the financial resources to attend select
sports programs. We were founded in 2011 in order to help
junior athletes with limited means reach their potential
through access to higher education and better athletic
training. The Junior Champions Foundation has one goal
in mind; helping junior athletes succeed in their passions.
Scholarships are available to junior athletes applying
to a JCF partner sports academy.
Address: 20 Towne Drive, Bluffton, SC 29910
Admissions Contact: 314-265-1448
Learning / Online Classes
students who want to maximize their training and tournament
play at the most reasonable price select Distance Learning.
This 21st century approach to education allows Van Der
Meer players the most flexibility to combine the ultimate
tennis program with strong academics. If you would like
to learn more about enrolling in online courses or combining
online learning with traditional classroom learning,
please contact our Admissions
living on Hilton Head, with their parents or an approved
guardian, may also choose to attend:
Hilton Head Christian Academy
partnership with the Christian family, students at Christian
Academy mature in their faith as they become academically
and intellectually prepared to engage in the world.
Hilton Head High School
part of a reform effort, beginning with the 2006-2007
school year, Hilton Head High School has restructured
into Small Learning Communities.
year, Van Der Meer students were enrolled in all of the
above academic programs.
of Visual and Performing Arts
of Business and Technology
Recognizing the importance of maximizing on-court time
with strong academic performance, Van Der Meer Tennis
Academy encourages academic support when needed. Players
can usually arrange additional instruction in the following
for international students
for international students
and ACT strategies and instruction