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Wayland welcomes you to a world of possibilities.

Wayland welcomes you to a world of possibilities. Here you are empowered to reach beyond your comfort zone and take risks to be your best.

At Wayland you have the opportunity to explore your talents (even the ones you haven't discovered yet), grow your leadership skills, and find your own way to shine—alongside other students who are rooting for your success.

An institution of excellence since 1855. Wayland Academy prepares each student for college and life beyond through a liberal arts curriculum and campus programs devoted to the pursuit of knowledge and the development of character. We've been living this mission for more than 166 years.

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Knowledge

At the heart of the Wayland experience is a rich and rigorous academic program.

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Character

Students leave Wayland confident, compassionate, and with integrity, grounded in a community that celebrates kindness and generosity.

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Community

Wayland is small, caring, warm, and welcoming. It's a place of close connections, where students know they belong and feel comfortable being themselves.

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6:1

Student Teacher Ratio

advanced placement
23

Advanced Placement (AP) classes available

globe
20+

countries represented within our student body

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1

new media studies program

Acres of land
55-acres

a campus with plenty of space to roam

music
14+

different types of music lessons offered

painting
9+

art classes available, taught by a resident artist

Weekends at Wayland/student activities
19

weekends filled with activities

track & field
13

Big Red sports teams