Wolfeboro Camp School

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Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #1 - Wolfeboro offers an excellent academic program for Middle, Upper, and ESL students. Guided by dedicated and seasoned private school faculty, the Wolfeboro curriculum includes additional emphasis on pre-prep goals, pre-college goals, and intensive ESL courses.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #2 - Wolfeboro is an outcome-based, results-oriented five-week academic program and a true camp school. Our program is designed to create a friendly, community-centered atmosphere in which every student will learn, grow, and have fun. Minimal cell phone use sets the stage for meaningful interactions and active participation.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #3 - Wolfeboro stands alone from most summer academic programs retaining only proven, experienced teachers from highly respected schools. Teacher retention typically and proudly exceeds 90%. Predominantly from private day and boarding schools, our faculty has many years at Wolfeboro. In fact, our campus serves as the "summer home" for many of our faculty who happily return with their families every year.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #4 - The lake and waterfront are iconic symbols of summer, relaxation, and interaction. Campus facilities feature a complete waterfront, five-acre playing field, tennis courts, volleyball court, basketball courts, fitness room, Studio Arts Center, digital pianos and a Performing Arts Studio for choral, instrument practice and dance.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #5 - The Arts at Wolfeboro include Studio Arts: painting, drawing, ceramics, wheel pottery; Performing Arts: dance, talent show; Music: Pianos are everywhere; students are encouraged to bring instruments.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #6 - All students participate in trips scheduled to regional destinations including minor league baseball games, water parks, bowling, amusement parks and the occasional movie. Complete and extensive supervision is assured.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #7 - Sports include basketball, tennis, soccer, lacrosse, volleyball, swimming, sailing, kayaking, and canoeing, fishing, running, strength training, yoga, fall sports fitness (optional preparation for the fall sports season)
  • A Five-Week Summer Program - A Remarkable Academic Boost! We know every student is eager to reach higher. Our inspirational teachers, structure, compassion and follow through make it happen every day. Stronger Writing, Reading, Math Skills
  • Study Skills and Academic Confidence  Readiness for the Next Year or a New School
  • SSAT, SAT, ACT Prep.   Courses for credit and preview in most core subjects.  School and camp: the perfect balance!.

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School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedExecutive function, mild language and non-verbal deficits,
Year Founded1910
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students148 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Wolfeboro Camp School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size5 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$14,900
% on Financial Aid
23%
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,800
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorPatrick McInerney
Admissions AssociateJoyce Ferris

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Dance, Kayaking, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, TennisBasketballDance,
KayakingSailing,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,

School Notes

  • Wolfeboro is an independent, non-profit summer boarding school.  We are unaffiliated with any other school. For 111 years, Wolfeboro has been the singular summer option for families, schools, and consultants whose priority is to develop a stronger, more confident, and more independent student, well prepared for academic success in the next school year and beyond.

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