Wheaton Academy

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  • Since its founding in 1853, Wheaton Academy has been an educational institution committed to the evangelical Christian faith.
  • The school was established on the belief that the fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge.
  • Wheaton Academy mission is to nurture growth in our students through relationships, excellence and service to the glory of the God.
  • As a private school, we have tremendous flexibility in designing a curriculum that will meet the particular spiritual, social, as well as, academic needs of our students as they meet the ever-changing demands of the world in which they live.
  • In designing this innovative curriculum, we continue to draw upon research and experience that helps us understand how different teaching styles can be used in the classroom.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1853

Student Body

Total Students660 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradeWheaton Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
65%
Average Class Size19 students
Number of AP Courses17 courses
Average ACT score25
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorRyan Hall
Admissions AssociateShelly Rose

Sports

Total Sports Offered16 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Flag FootballFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseRock Climbing,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

School Notes

  • Wheaton Academy has an international boarding program. Please contact admissions@wheatonacademy.org for more information.
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