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|Definition of Terms
| 2012 School Data
Boarding School Avg.
|School Focus||College Preparatory||College Preparatory|
|Grades Offered.||9-12, PG||9-12|
|Support for ADD/ADHD Students||Yes||Yes|
|Supports Learning Differences (LD)||Yes||Yes|
|Campus Size||65 acres||125 acres|
|Enrollment||411 students||300 students|
|Percent Students of Color||5%||18%|
|Percent International Students||18%||19%|
|Percent Students Boarding||20%||67%|
|Average SAT Score||n/a||* National Avg. »View|
|Offers Post-Grad Year||Yes||No|
|Academics and Faculty|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual||Casual|
|Average Class Size||16 students||12
*National School Avg. » 20
|Teacher : Student Ratio||1:11||1:7|
|# of AP/Advanced Courses Offered||9||14|
|ESL Courses Offered||Yes||Yes|
|% Faculty with Advanced Degree||46%||65%|
|Summer Program Offered||Yes||Yes|
|Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students)||$35,000||$44,700|
|Yearly Tuition (Day Students)||$12,000||$25,100|
|Percent Students on Financial Aid||12%||33%|
|Merit Scholarships Offered||No||No|
|Application Deadline||None / Rolling||Jan. 15|
|Accepts Standardized Application||Yes||No|
|Director of Admissions||Robin Moloff-Gautier|
- 85% of graduates go on to post-secondary programs, college or university.
- Washington Academy sits on 65 acres with 10 major buildings.
- WA is 2 miles from the Atlantic Ocean.
- Students provide over 500 hours of community service.
- Nine advanced placement courses are offered.
- Washington Academy offers a variety of summer programs, including a 4 week summer ESL.
- 100+ courses including Mandarin Chinese and Coastal Ecology.
- 15 staff and faculty members reside on campus.
- School accreditations: The New England Association of Schools and Colleges