Waterville Valley Academy

Tel: (603)236-4246
Grades: 6-12 | 58 students
With its roots in one of the oldest ski clubs in the country, WVBBTS/SEF has evolved into the Northeast’s premier Snowsports training and competition center.
Highlights include transitioning to a full alpine competition program in the 1960s, hosting 11 World Cups, the founding of Waterville Valley Academy (WVA) in 1972, and USSA naming us as “Snowboard Club of the Year” and overall “Club of the Year” in 2006.
Our leaders have contributed significantly to the formation of national and international governing organizations – the Federation du Ski (FIS), the U. S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) and the United States of America Snowboard Association (USASA.).

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 58 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Waterville Valley Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 2:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 2 students
Number of AP Courses 12 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Details in Handbook)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Rates vary by enrollment program length
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kimberly Berman


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Freestyle Skiing, SnowboardingAlpine SkiingFreestyle Skiing,

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Holderness School (16.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Community School (12.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tamworth Learning Circles (12.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plymouth
    Grades: 9-12 | 289 students
    16.5 miles
    33 Chapel Lane
    Plymouth, NH 03264
  • Tamworth
    Tamworth Learning Circles
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK | 10 students
    12.2 miles
    1153 Cleveland Hill Rd
    Tamworth, NH 03886
  • South Tamworth
    The Community School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 24 students
    12.4 miles
    1164 Bunker Hill Rd
    South Tamworth, NH 03883
  • Tamworth
    Grades: K | 10 students
    14.8 miles
    27 Durrell Rd
    Tamworth, NH 03886
  • Plymouth
    Grades: PK-KG | 47 students
    16.5 miles
    Msc 46
    Plymouth, NH 03264

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