Wayland Academy was founded in 1855 and continues to prepare young women and men for lives of leadership and pupose.
The Academy's programs celebrate intellectual, spiritual, and physical growth so that its graduates will take active and fulfilling roles in society.
Wayland Academy is committed to encouraging the following core values essential for life-long learning and the development of character as reflected in our motto: "Knowledge and Character".

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Wayland Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for:

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
1855

Student Body

Total Students
191 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
39%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade
Wayland Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses
20 courses
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 1 / Feb. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Additional information about affording Wayland and financing your education can be found at our website.
Acceptance Rate
22%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Dr. Joshua Labove
Admissions Associate
Lindsay Knaup

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The average private school tuition in Wisconsin is $3,976 for elementary schools and $8,370 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Wisconsin is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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