Wayland Academy Of Framingham

Tel: (508)877-7706
Grades: K-6 | 33 students
Wayland Academy of Framingham is an independent, nonprofit elementary school for gifted, academically talented, and above average boys and girls in grades Pre-K through 8.
The Wayland Academy is dedicated to the total growth and development of each student.
It places strong emphasis on academic excellence while at the same time fostering qualities of self-discipline, self-respect and recognition of the rights and properties of others.
The Wayland Academy can best be described as a traditional structured school which stresses the basic skills.
At the same time children are encouraged to develop the ability to think independently and creatively.
The academic goal of the teaching staff is to provide a climate in which persistence, enthusiasm and the love of learning are encouraged.
A strong attempt is made to encourage intellectual curiousity, to develop critical reasoning and to promote self-esteem, self-confidence and self motivation.
Stress is laid on the importance and interrelatedness of reading, creative writing, spelling, penmanship, mathematics, social studies, science and technology, the fine arts and physical education.
Our grading system is specially designed to emphasize effort above pure achievement in order to stress with each individual student the importance of performing at their highest level of potential.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students 33 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Wayland Academy Of Framingham Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marian High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Tarcisius School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Happy Hollow School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Framingham
    St. Tarcisius School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 189 students
    0.4 miles
    560 Waverly St
    Framingham, MA 01702
  • Framingham
    Marian High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 301 students
    0.5 miles
    273 Union Avenue
    Framingham, MA 01702
  • Framingham
    Happy Hollow School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 61 students
    0.9 miles
    29 Oaks Rd
    Framingham, MA 01702
  • Framingham
    St Bridget School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 328 students
    1.5 miles
    832 Worcester Rd
    Framingham, MA 01702
  • Natick
    Rcs Learning Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-9 | 31 students
    1.8 miles
    6 Strathmore Rd
    Natick, MA 01760

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