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Wilbraham and Monson Academy

Established: 1804

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    352
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Boarding accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

School Profile
Founded in 1804, Wilbraham and Monson Academy has a traditional New England campus offering a modern an innovative academic experience. The school is uniquely dedicated to preparing students for successful competitive college admission and facing the challenges of global leadership. The innovative curriculum includes the Center for Entrepreneurial and Global Studies plus a strong college preparatory program (including Advanced Placement and various honors courses), and provides students the opportunity to work closely with caring adults in a traditional environment to acquire 21st century skills.

Facilities
The facilities include classrooms, science and innovation laboratories, a financial trading floor, a library, lecture halls, computer labs, a gymnasium, an indoor pool, a weight training room, dance room and lockers, outdoor stadiums, and campus wide Wi-Fi coverage.

Sports and Arts
The newly-established “Afternoon Program’’ allows grades 9 and 10 to participate in three seasons of sports; while 11, 12, and PG must participate in two seasons and an independent study, or three seasons. The art department has a unique fashion program, which offers students the chance to experience all facets of the global fashion industry by offering the opportunity to enroll in a specially designed program of coursework.

Dormitories and Student Life
There are three large dormitories on campus. Each room houses two students. A phone and internet connection are available in each room.

Visit School Site: Wilbraham and Monson Academy
Visit City Site: Wilbraham, Massachusetts

Famous Alumni

· Alexander Debelov - Babson graduated from business school,
Entrepreneur. Named top 30 under 30 by Forbes.
· Marcello Muller - a graduate of Boston University, prices
Home industry
· Gwen Schantz - graduated from Vassar College, Brock
Forest Farm Managing Partner, Bushwhack food companies linked
Co-founder

  • 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 300 acres Campus Size
  • 30% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:6
Average Class Size
14
SAT Average
1250
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Speciality Programs
Global enterprises and research centers: providing entrepreneurial learning, finance learning, research and sustainable development projects stock market simulation, training a large number of entrepreneurs
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country Running, Football, Football, Golf, Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Snowboarding, Snowboarding, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, Wrestling
Arts
Digital Photography and Design, Drama, Drama, Drawing and Painting, Mixed Media, Modern Dance, Painting, Photography, Portfolio of securities, Sculpture, Studio Art, Studio Art - 2D Design, Studio Art - 3D Design
Music
Chamber Ensemble, Jazz Band, Keyboard, Lyrics creation, Music Theory, Vocal Music and Ensembles, World Music
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Capstone Program, Chemistry, Data Management, Economics, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, Human Geography, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Physics 1, Spanish Language and Culture, US History, World History
Languages
Chinese, French, French Language and Culture, Latin, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Art Club, Athletes Club, Community Service, Dance Team, Human Rights, Model United Nations (Model UN), Student Government
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
14-19
ELTiS Required
Not Accepted
TOEFL Required
100
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Interview: Vericant for China, video for others. Application Deadline: February 1st Notification: March 10th ESL only advanced

Testimonials

.现在,我相信在美国我有光明的未来。我想从商。 我最喜欢的课程是荣誉算数,主要是因为我喜欢数学。我最喜欢的老师是数据学的Bateman,她就像我的朋友。 在这边我最喜欢的活动是橄榄球。 和其他来自全世界的学生生活让我发现许多不同的文化并交到了好多新朋友。 总的来说,我喜欢WMA这个学校,让我和世界上各自的人交流。

Edoardo

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