Wesleyan School

Tel: (770)448-7640
Grades: K-12 | 1130 students
Wesleyan School is anchored in the Christian faith and acknowledges reliance upon God as Creator, Jesus Christ as Lord and the Holy Spirit as the Divine Presence in the world.
Believing that all children are uniquely gifted, the school offers a college preparatory program which challenges, nurtures and strengthens all its students.
The Wesleyan community welcomes students of diverse racial, cultural and religious backgrounds.
Because experience at home indelibly influences the spiritual and intellectual development and emotional health of each child, Wesleyan regards parents as essential partners in its educational endeavor.
The school thus expects and values parental support of its foundational principles and goals. Wesleyan seeks to develop in each young person a desire to learn and to become a good citizen in serving the local community and the world beyond.
The programs at Wesleyan promote spiritual, intellectual, physical and social growth. Through daily living, the school strives to create a community which exemplifies Christian values and demonstrates their implications for the individual and society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
National Association of College Admissions Counselors
Educational Records Bureau
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 1130 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Wesleyan School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 143 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
68%
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Capstone Seminar, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A–Java, English Literature, European History, French Language and Culture, Music Theory, Physics, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, Studio Art, United States History
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 17
Admissions Director Mari Beth King

Sports

Total Sports Offered 17 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDiving,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,
Wrestling

School Notes

  • Wesleyan’s mission is to be a Christian school of academic excellence by providing each student a diverse college preparatory education guided by Christian principles and beliefs; by challenging and nurturing the mind, body, and spirit; and by developing responsible stewardship in our changing world.

Profile last updated: 07/23/2015

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A very prestigious college prep school and has a great reputation. It is a very religious school but all of the teachers truly care about their students and want to see their students grow as a person. They strive in athletics as well as academics.
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