Small classes + Accomplished faculty = Individualized attention
With over 100 different courses, accomplished faculty, and an energetic student body, WA has a thriving academic environment where growth and discovery are part of every day life.
Learning at WA is highly individualized. The Academy offers a variety of courses at different difficulty levels so that everyone can reach their potential–from Advanced Placement courses for fast learners to remedial courses for students who struggle a little more than their peers. And with an average class size of 16 students, every student receives individual attention, which studies show translates to faster learning.
Washington Academy is known for providing strong, broad-based education. WA offers courses in literature, science, and history as well as courses found only in college such as psychology, sociology, and economics.
"We have a lot of college classes, a lot of science and technology classes, and challenging core courses. We have a lot of classes, period!" -Nathan Weaver, student
"Last year I took Advanced Placement Calculus. Even though it was my toughest subject, it was also my favorite." -Matthew Talbot, '12