Students: 120 | Faculty: N/A | Grades: 6-12 | Gender: Coed
The school is open to students grades 8-12 and has a college age program that is operated with Reedley, College.
Founded in 2004, is the first weight loss boarding school in the US. Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, stays at the school begin at a minimum of 4 months.
Wellspring’s program is run with the philosophy that healthy living and nutrition can lead to improvements in students’ physique.
Wellspring claims that its programs can lead to weight loss of up to 3 pounds a week. The school offers a fully accredited array of courses that include math and science, as well as courses in nutrition and healthy decisions.
Wellspring uses a self-monitoring journal to help its students achieve their goals and offers a wilderness experience at the beginning of the fall semester.
Boarding Schools in California
Dunn School, which was opened in 1957, is a private school and preparatory institution. It is a located Los Olivos, on the central coast of California, and is about two and half hours away from Los Angeles by automobile, and five hours distance from San Francisco. The institution’s mission is to educate the complete student to his or her very best in preparation for a life of education and responsibility in life after school. The student to faculty ratio is 5:1, and ...
The Athenian School, in Danville, California, is a college preparatory boarding school. Founded in 1965 by Dyke Brown, Athenian is located next to the wealthy Blackhawk Ranch development. The school has a professional casual dress code. Open to students from grades 6-12, Athenian is Co-ed and has been racially integrated from its founding. Accredited by the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS), National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS), and WASC. Extracurricular Activities The school supports many extracurricular activities, including ...
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