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Worcester Academy

Established: 1834

School Facts

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

School Description

Founded in 1834, Worcester Academy is located in Central Massachusetts and in the heart of New England. In addition to four foreign language options, Worcester Academy offers a STEAM Program, over 21 Advanced Placement Courses, 19 Honors Courses, and 3 College Level Courses. Students are also engaged with community service and logged over 23,000 community service hours last year.

Worcester Academy's academic buildings were renovated in the past 5 years and they also have a new performing arts facility. Worcester Academy has multiple gymnasiums and athletic fields, with their New Balance Field having 36 acres of land for athletic facilities. Residence Hall facilities at Worcester Academy include common areas, TV lounges, kitchens, and laundry facilities. All high school students are also issued laptops.

Worcester Academy offers all major sports at a competitive level in the Fall, Winter, and Spring and also have crew and wrestling. Worcester Academy is a member of the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council (NEPSAC) and competes against the top tier of New England prep schools.
Offering a wide variety of arts, international students can participate in an award-winning theater program. The school also has unique classes such as broadcasting and architecture.

Worcester itself is a city location, but it is also only an hour away from Boston. Students can Worcester Academy is very active in the Worcester Community, partnering with different community service organizations such as Habitat for Humanity where students help others in their community, but also all over the United States.

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Famous Alumni

Cole Porter, Edward Jones (of Dow Jones Industrial Average), numerous professional athletes and coaches.

  • 9, 10, 11, 12, PG Grades at School
  • 71 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Abseiling, American Football, Baseball, Basketball, Basketball, Crew, Crew, Cross Country Running, Cross Country Running, Field Hockey, Golf, Ice Hockey, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Skiing, Skiing, Soccer, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Swimming, Tennis, Track, Volleyball, Wrestling
Architecture, Broadcasting, Drawing, Fashion and Textiles, Improvisation, Instrumental Instruction, Photography, Visual Arts
Choir - Advanced, Chorus, Ensemble, Instrumental Ensemble, Music and Culture, Music History, Music Theory
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Chinese Language and Culture, Computer Science, Economics, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, French Language, Latin Language, Physics 2, Physics C: Mechanics, Spanish Language and Culture, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History, World History
English for International Students - Advanced, French, Latin, Mandarin, Spanish
Accepting Students in Grades
Ages Accepted
TOEFL Minimum

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