Wylie Preparatory Academy

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Grades: K - 12 | 264 students
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Wylie Preparatory Academy is a private Christian school that utilizes an integrated instructional approach to education in order to produce a higher degree of academic achievement.
The school is essentially a concrete expression of University-Model School®.
There are two proven elements of educational success: the professional instruction of a classroom teacher and the one-on-one instruction and/or guidance of each student's parent.
Other proven elements which are a part of this school's programming include low student/teacher ratios, hands-on learning, a strong work ethic for students, effective curriculum and local school operation and management.
Wylie Prep received SACS accreditation through AdvancED in June of 2010.  AdvancED is an international accrediting agency serving over 27,000 private and public schools.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 264 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Wylie Preparatory Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Average SAT score 1680
Average ACT score 25
Admission Deadline Jul. 30

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
FootballGolf,
SoftballTennis,
Volleyball

School Notes:

Wylie Preparatory Academy is a certified University-Model school ®. In this school model, students spend part of the week in the classroom under the instruction of a teacher. They spend the other days of the week completing their assignments under the guidance of their parents. Students benefit from both the professional instruction of a classroom and the one-on-one interaction with their parents. In the spring of 2010, WPA opened their Skyview campus in Wylie, TX with our junior high and high school classes. For the fall of 2011, all students K-12 will be at our beautiful campus. This campus will allow for the addition of more classes and will allow room to fully develop our sports and extracurricular programs. Please visit our website for details about our admission process and the dates for our next scheduled Information Meetings.

Profile last updated: 10/01/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sonlight Christian Academy (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is First Baptist School Of Wylie (2.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Baptist School Of Wylie (2.8 miles away)
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