|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten - 12|
|Total Students||568 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||29% (PA School Avg.: 20%)|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||84 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1 (National school avg.: 13:1)|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Admissions Director||Brooks Follansbee|
|Admissions Associate||Sandy Joyce|
- WT was one of only four schools nationwide to receive the Edward E. Ford Foundation Leadership Grant in 2009.
- In 2007, WT was one of only three schools nationwide to receive a $2 million grant and be named a Malone Scholars School in recognition of our work with gifted and talented students.
- WT is the first of only two schools to have received both accolades.
- Four of the 54 students in the Class of 2013 have been named National Merit Semifinalists; 23% of the Class of 2012 was recognized by the College Board as National Merit Semifinalists, Commended students, and National Achievement Scholars for their performance on PSAT/NMSQT. Nationally, only 3% of students are recongized Semifinalists.
- Students are accepted to the most well regarded colleges across the nation year after year... 93% of the CLass of 2012 is attending "Very," "Highly," or "Most Competitive" schools. Students in the Class of 2012 were offered more than $1,000,000 in scholarships and grants.
- 62% of Upper School students who took AP exams in spring 2012 earned a 4 or 5; 85% scored a 3 or higher. Nationally, 57% of high school students scored 3 or higher on an AP exam.
- 52% of all WT students who took AP exams in 2012 have been named AP Scholars. Nationally, 2.1% of high school students were named AP Scholars in 2011.
- In 2013, WT's Hometown High Q team won the championship for the third year in the row, beating independent schools and public high schools in the Pittsburgh area.
- The Middle School MathCounts team won the Pennsylvania state championship in 2010.
- In 2009-2010, Middle School was one of only two PA schools named to Distinguised Schools Honor Roll for performance in the American Mathematics Competition.
- Students in Lower and Middle School have performed consistently above median on the ERB standardized tests compared with national Independent School norms.
Profile last updated: 11/14/2013
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