Students: 394 | Faculty: 52 | Grades: 6-12, PG | Gender: Coed
Wilbraham & Monson Academy
It is a college preparatory coed academy for young people in grades 6 to 12. All students are instructed with a modern focus on academics, athletics, and the arts.
Teachers at the academy have strong backgrounds in education, administration, and their area of professional study. Wilbraham & Monson Academy is known widely for it’s entrepreneurial and global studies programs.
The academy allows children to begin training in the performing and fine arts, well before their college years.
The Wilbraham & Monson Academy is a campus that encourages family interaction, while stressing independence. All students are taught formal and traditional academic studies, but are allowed to focus independently towards their college preparatory goals.
Boarding Schools in Massachusetts
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