Wilbraham & Monson Academy is a rigorous, nationally recognized boarding school and one of the fifteen oldest high schools on the East Coast of the United States. WMA is dedicated to prepare students for successful competitive college admission and the challenges associated with global citizenship and leadership. Each year, students are accepted into America’s top-ranked universities. Students participate in contests such as the Harvard Pre‑Collegiate Economics Challenge and Wharton School Stock Market Contest. The school also offers a fashion curriculum with focus on Fashion Design, Production, and Business of Fashion.
AP European History
Evening Study Assistance
Learning Differences Support
Chinese / Mandarin
Alpine Ski Racing, Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross-Country Running, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Rifle Team, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, Wrestling.
Clubs & Organizations
Chess, Community Service, Diversity Club, Environmental Club, Literary Magazine, Math Club, Model UN, Newspaper, Peer Tutoring, Photography, Quiz Bowl, Science Bowl, Student Activities, Student Government, Student Publications.
Princeton University, Amherst College, Harvard University, University of Notre Dame, Johns Hopkins University, Brown University, Connecticut College, Brandeis College, New York University, Boston College, Smith College, Boston University, College of the Holy Cross, Duke University.
Housing and Dorms
The school offers on campus housing in a welcoming environment. Teachers and their families also live on campus providing 24h care for the students.
Spectacular dorm buildings feature big living rooms and comfortable bedrooms. Usually two students per room, occasionally single. Dorm parents (teachers) are fully involved in the development and parenting of WMA teenagers and each dormitory has at least four dorm parents taking care of each floor or hall.
All host families are located within less than 1 hour from school campus.