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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

With individualized learning programs tailored to each student’s needs, students develop at their own pace. At Wasatch Academy, students’ outdoor learning experiences are just as important as their coursework. This is made possible by the school’s proximity to skiing, hiking, and a dozen national parks.

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

SPORTS AND ARTS
The school’s mountainous location is ideal for opportunities like Alpine and Nordic skiing. The school offers both regular-level competition teams and elite national traveling squads.
Wasatch offers unique arts courses such as acting and comedy, hip-hop dance, and Photoshop for arts.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
The school has eight dorms on campus with full-time dorm parents. In addition to traveling to world-class ski resorts on weekends, students can take advantage of the school’s private ski hill after classes during the week. Other popular activities include mountain biking, rock climbing, equestrian, and hiking.

                  


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  • 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
French Immersion
No
Speciality Programs
Elite Athletic Program Individual Learning plans for students
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cycling, Dance - Hip Hop, Kayaking, Rock Climbing, Skiing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball
Arts
Ceramics, Digital Animation, Drawing, Performing Arts, Photography, Photoshop, Portfolio, Screenwriting, 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
8, 9, 10, 11, 12, PG
Ages Accepted
14-18
ELTiS Minimum
Not Accepted
TOEFL Minimum
55
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Minimum Duolingo: 81; School does placement testing upon arrival School provides own testing for students

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