Overview

WRA is an independent coed boarding/day school of just over 400 students from 20 states and 16 countries. Its challenging curriculum features 18 AP courses (90% receive 3 or better on AP exams), a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio, and an average class size of 12. Graduates are admitted to selective colleges. Other features: 190-acre campus, 21,000 square-foot library, superb fine-arts offerings, required daily athletics, (all-weather polyurethane track, Astro-Play synthetic field, 10 tennis courts, baseball complex, 200-meter indoor track, 3 basketball/volleyball/tennis courts, a fitness center), and $4 million in need-based financial aid.
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Boarding Grades: 9-12, PG
Co-ed
Urban
ESL: No
Tuition: $71,250
# of Students: 431
Teacher:Student: 1:6
International Student: 21%
AP Courses: 0
Endowment: $264,501/stu.
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 78%
SAT: 1347/1600
#26

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Matriculation

Ranking University/College Students
#1 Princeton University 1
#2 Columbia University 1
#5 Yale University 1
#6 Stanford University 1
#9 Duke University 1
#9 Johns Hopkins University 3
#9 Northwestern University 2
#14 Washington University in St. Louis 2
#17 Cornell University 2
#17 Rice University 1
#19 University of Notre Dame 2
#21 Emory University 2
#23 Georgetown University 1
#28 New York University 2
#28 Tufts University 1
#28 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 6
#34 University of Rochester 1
#36 Boston College 1
#42 Boston University 1
#42 Brandeis University 1
#42 Case Western Reserve University 1
#42 Tulane University 2
LAC #9 Middlebury College 1
#47 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1
#49 Northeastern University 3
#49 Ohio State University: Columbus Campus 8
#49 Villanova University 1
#55 Santa Clara University 1
#55 University of Miami 4
#63 George Washington University 1
LAC #13 Davidson College 1
LAC #13 Grinnell College 1
#68 Fordham University 1
#68 Indiana University Bloomington 1
#75 Loyola Marymount University 1
#79 Brigham Young University 1
#83 Stevens Institute of Technology 2
LAC #17 Barnard College 1
LAC #17 Wesleyan University 1
#99 University of Oregon 1
#103 Drexel University 1
#103 Loyola University Chicago 1
#103 Miami University: Oxford 3
#103 Saint Louis University 1
#103 Temple University 1
#104 University of Tennessee: Knoxville 1
LAC #22 University of Richmond 2
Arizona State University 1
#117 Rochester Institute of Technology 2
LAC #25 Bates College 1
#127 University of Dayton 1
#127 University of Kentucky 1
LAC #26 Colorado College 1
#148 Duquesne University 2
LAC #38 Bucknell University 1
LAC #38 Lafayette College 1
LAC #38 Skidmore College 1
LAC #45 Union College 1
LAC #50 Connecticut College 3
LAC #50 Dickinson College 1
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Sports

(Total 15)
Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Fencing
Field Hockey
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Softball
Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Fencing
Field Hockey
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field
Volleyball
Wrestling
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Arts

(Total 19)
Acting
Choir
Dance
Jazz
Music
Music Production
Music Theory
Production
Stagecraft
Theater
Acting
Choir
Dance
Jazz
Music
Music Production
Music Theory
Production
Stagecraft
Theater
Ceramics
Environmental Art
Photography
Portfolio
Printmaking
Studio Music
3D Art
Art
Costume Design
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs

(Total 40)
Mock Trial
Spanish Club
Black Student Union
BUFO
Desi Club
Earth Initiative
GSA
Korean Club
Mandarin Club
Math Club
Mock Trial
Spanish Club
Black Student Union
BUFO
Desi Club
Earth Initiative
GSA
Korean Club
Mandarin Club
Math Club
Science Club
Students Who Care
Viewpoints
Asian American Club
Our Bee Club
Building Bridges
Chess Club
CSC (Computer Science Club)
Dance Club
Fellowship of Reserve Christians
Club Advisor: Mr. Gerber
Fishing Club
The Greater Outdoors Club
Just Dance Club
Latino Student Union
Model United Nations
Muslim Student Union (MSU)
Political Dialogue
Quizbowl Club
REACH
Reserve Locker
Fun fact
Reserve social club
Rubik’s Cube Club
Spikeball Club
Students Demand Action
Virtual Food Exists
The WRAP
Young Democrats
Young Republicans
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Basic Info

Year Founded: 1826
Campus Size: 190 acres
Boarding Rate: 62%
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation

Application Info

Deadline: 01/15
Interview: Admission Travel to China, Others
Pre Interview: No Requirement
Other Accepted Scores: None
School Code:
TOEFL: 8110

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SSAT

Brief Reviews

(Total 55)
5.0/ 5

Detailed Reviews

(Total 9)
5.0 / 5 Overall
5.0 / 5 Academics
4.9 / 5 Campus
4.9 / 5 Student Life
5.0 / 5 Athletic&Art
5.0 / 5 Transportation

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