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    Woodstock Academy ::: Woodstock, Connecticut ::: Northeast U.S.

    Woodstock Academy

    • Woodstock Academy located in a charming New England town, 1 hour from Boston and 3 hours from New York City.
    • 1,127 students in grades 9-12, 10% international students, Post Graduate also offered
    • Average class size 19 students, Student/Faculty ratio 14:1
    • Coeducational, boarding, no religious affiliation
    • University placements include Boston College, Cornell University among others
    • ESL

     

    Founded

    1801

    Climate

    4 seasons, snow in winter

    Student Body

    1,127 students (grades 9-12); 10% international

    Average Class Size

    19 students

    Faculty

    90 faculty; 87% with advanced degrees

    Student/Faculty Ratio

    14:1

    College Placement

    100% university placement including Boston University, Cornell University, Hofstra University, New York University, University of California - Berkeley

    Honors & AP

    Advanced Placement: Biology, Calculus AB & BC, Chemistry, English Language & Composition, English Literature, European History, French, Latin, Physics, Psychology, Spanish, Statistics, Studio Art, US Government & Politics, US History

    Honors: American Literature, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, English, Environmental Science, Physics

    Marking System

    The 4.0 grading system is used for all academic courses.  Letter grades are provided with conversion to 4.0 scale to compute GPA and class rank at the end of each academic year.

    Programs of Study

    The minimum graduation requirements grades 9 through 12 are as follows:

    English - 4 credits
    Mathematics - 3 credits
    Science - 3 credits
      (Freshman Science & Biology)
    Social Studies - 3 credits
      (Modern World History, Government & Politics, Modern US History)
    Fine Arts/Humanities - 1 credit
    Career and Life Skills - 3 credits
      (1.5 Physical Educatiaion, 0.5 Health, 1 computer course)
    World Language - 1 credit
    Electives - 7 credits

    World Languages offered:  French, German, Italian, Latin, Mandarin, Spanish

    SAT Score: Average SAT = 1060 (math and verbal)

    Accreditation

    Woodstock Academy is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

    Athletics

    Sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross-country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track & Field, Wrestling, Volleyball

    Arts:

    Art History, Studio Arts, Chorus, Concert Band, Graphic Design, Guitar, History of Rock & Roll,Lighting & Sound Design, Music Fundamentals, Music Technology and Production, Musical Theater, Photography, Piano, Theatre Workshop

    Extracurricular Activities

    Clubs and activities: Adventure Club, Athletic Honor Society, Chemistry Olympiad, Chess Club, Climbing Club, Dance, Debate Club, Drum Line, E-Sports Club, Fishing Club, International Club, Jazz Band, Math Club, Model UN, National Honor Society, Ocean Bowl, Peer Mediation, Pep Band, Robotics, Science Bowl, Student Council, Voice Ensemble

    Facilities:

    12 academic buildings, Administration building, Center for the Arts with 1025 seats, Art Gallery, 2 Athletic fields, Climbing wall, 2 Dining commons, 2 Field houses, Lecture Hall, Library, Media center, Ropes course, 3 Residence hall, Science wing, Student center, Tennis courts, 2 Weight room

    ESL

    Yes