World Class Learning Academy, New York

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  • The World Class Learning Academy, New York is a diverse, internationally focused learning community dedicated to developing a broad world view in our students.
  • WCLA offers benchmarked, highly personalized learn­ing in an academically rigorous setting.
  • The global focus of our students’ education is rooted in the international curricula used throughout the school.
  • Students learn in a personalized, interactive environment that allows them to participate fully in their own education, acquiring skills they will need for a future that is vastly different than the world today.
  • The flexibility of our curriculum allows teachers to take greater advantage of the environment around them, using the city as a classroom and drawing on the experiences of our diverse student and parent community.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded2010

Student Body

Total Students212 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeWorld Class Learning Academy, New York Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Average Class Size20 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$35,750
Tuition NotesTwos' Program: $9000Nursery Programs: Monday-Friday $15,750 (Half Day: 8:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.) $25,250 (Full Day: 8:30 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.)Reception (PreK): $28,250Year 1 (Kindergarten) - Year 6 (Grade 5): $35,750In addition, there three o
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant$10,000
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorClare Parry

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Fencing, Gymnastics, Rugby, Soccer, Swimming, TennisBasketballFencing,
GymnasticsRugby,
SoccerSwimming,
Tennis

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Brass Band

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Basketball Club, Soccer Clu

School Notes

  • At World Class Learning Academy, New York, we understand that learning, understanding how we learn, problem solving, and the ability to harness skills and knowledge are the keys to success.  World Class Learning students achieve well beyond the expectations for their age and ability.   
  • World Class Learning Academy, New York is a student-driven, supportive school that takes a broader and deeper world view, preparing children to become confident participants in their learning.   World Class Learning Academy belongs to Nord Anglia Education and is part of an International family of 27 schools around the world.  Our growing network of international schools delivers exceptional standards of academic and personal learning and develops in our students an international perspective that will enable them to thrive in the 21st century.  
  • Nord Anglia Education is the leader in the international provision of high quality, innovative education, training and guidance. Founded in 1972, we have developed extensive experience of managing schools and working with governments to raise standards and improve educational achievement.

Profile last updated: 05/20/2016

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