School-board Wayland Academy (Private school Wayland Academy) seeks to prepare high school students for the successful completion of the school year and to enter the chosen university, even if the student chose one of the most prestigious, rating and elite universities in the US and the world. A multicultural, international atmosphere is supported here: approximately 30% of students are foreigners representing 20 different world states. This teaches children to be polite and tolerant, acquaints them with the customs and traditions of other countries, teaches to respect other people and their point of view.
The intensity of schooling is quite high: every day students attend at least 8 lessons, plus electives, extra-curricular sports and creative activities. It may seem that it is difficult, when every day is painted by the minute - but this approach prepares children for the difficulties of university education, accustoms to appreciate time and count their strength, leads to the achievement of higher and impressive results.
Maybe that's why Wayland Academy can be proud of so many famous and distinguished graduates who are known all over the world today:
For foreign students, the school offers a special supportive language course ESL: classes are formed small, up to 13 people in each, and the ratio of teachers to students is 1: 6. The average score of SAT among students and graduates reaches 1680, and ACT - 25 - such academic achievement gives them the opportunity to enter the best universities in the US and around the world, including:
And the percentage of successful applicants is closest to 100%.
The Advanced Placement (AP) program provides for an in-depth, more sophisticated study of selected subjects at almost the university level. Students, as a rule, choose the disciplines for attending the AP according to their goals and preferences - the choice depends on what subjects they plan to study at the university (since the subjects marked in the certificate with the AP mark attract the attention of the admissions committee first of all) .
Items for study can be selected from the following list:
Also, senior high school graduates are offered a comprehensive STEM course: it includes the study of mathematics, engineering and natural sciences, technology and art.
The credit system is credit (credits are considered educational, or credit, units). To successfully complete the course and receive a diploma, students must earn at least 19 credits:
The curriculum is complemented by sports training, as well as creative electives at the student's choice.
The cost of schooling (including accommodation and meals at full board, as well as leisure and entertainment activities according to the program) is $ 53030 for the academic year ($ 26515 per semester-half).
Approximately 70% of students permanently live on the campus of the school at full board. For them 4 comfortable, cozy and spacious houses are prepared - the resettlement is conducted taking into account the age and gender index. Together with the children, teachers and qualified teachers live in residences: they monitor the observance of cleanliness, order and discipline, help children solve any problems, organize recreational activities, and help with homework. Often the staff of the school lives here with their families, and some employees literally grew up in school and live here since childhood.
Three meals a day is balanced and useful - it's delicious and healthy dishes. On weekends, students are allowed to get up late, so breakfast and lunch are combined in a brunch (brunch).
Sports and physical development of schoolchildren has always been considered one of the main priorities in the work of the school - today the children are available a variety of sports and outdoor activities:
Often there are exciting and entertaining events, including invitations from students from other schools in the state, competitions, sports days and contests - just do not list:
The campus (a total area of 55 acres) is excellently equipped for any classes of students - study, living, quiet and active recreation, sports and creativity:
The school is located near the small, quiet and quiet town of Beaver Dam (Wisconsin): there are only 15 thousand residents, who are distinguished by hospitality and friendliness. In the city, students will be able to find all the necessary infrastructure facilities: restaurants, cafes and coffee shops, shops and shopping centers, parks, cinemas, banks, pharmacies.
The cost of schooling (including accommodation and meals at full board, as well as leisure and entertainment activities according to the program) is $ 53030 for the academic year ($ 26515 per semester-half). The indicated cost is not included and is paid additionally:
Applicants must present the following documents to the admission committee:
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
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- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.