USA Utah, USA
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Wasatch Academy

Established: 1875
Mountains

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    340
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Boarding accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Wasatch Academy’s tight-knit co-educational campus community encourages every student to have a unique voice and develop at their own pace, surrounded by classmates and adults who support them as individuals. At Wasatch Academy, student’s outdoor experience matches the richness of their classroom work and provides a unique college preparatory education.

FACILITIES
The facilities include the Center for Evolving Technologies, a multi-purpose athletic building (with gym, weight room, dance studio and climbing wall), a music conservatory, a studio arts center, a field house and equestrian facilities.

SPORTS AND ARTS
The exceptional outdoor athletic program builds character, leadership skills and feeds students’ sense of adventure with unique opportunities like Alpine and Nordic skiing.
Every student has the opportunity to play on a team; the top players on these teams could also have an opportunity to play on a national traveling squad. Students are encouraged to take advantage of the arts program with courses and activities from acting and comedy to hip hop dance.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
The school has four girl’s dorms and four boy’s dorms on campus. There are two students per room and each room has twin beds, dressers, desks and a closet. A full-time dorm parent oversees everyday dorm activities.

  • 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, PG Grades at School
  • 30 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:10
Average Class Size
12
SAT Average
1250
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Speciality Programs
Elite Athletic Program Individual Learning plans for students
Sports
Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Skiing, Cycling, Fencing, Hip Hop Dance, Kayaking, Nordic Skiing, Rock Climbing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball
Arts
Ceramics, Digital Animation, Drawing and Painting, Performing Arts, Photography, Photoshop, Portfolio, Script into Performance, Studio Art, Theater - Design and Production, Video Game Design
Music
Classical Ensemble, Composition, Fusion Ensemble, Guitar, Guitar, Jazz Ensemble, Music History, Piano
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Chinese Language and Culture, Computer Programming, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, Physics 1, Psychology, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History
Languages
Chinese, French, Spanish, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Ballroom Dancing, Ballroom Dancing, Camping, Hiking Club, Literary Magazine, Model United Nations (Model UN), National Honor Society, News Network, Spanish Club, Tech Crew, White Water Rafting Club
Accepting Students in Grades
Yes
Ages Accepted
14-18
ELTiS Required
Not Accepted
TOEFL Required
55
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
School does placement testing upon arrival School provides own testing for students

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