Wasatch Academy is dedicated to helping students reach their greatest potential based on who they are, their learning style, and their skills and interests. We are committed to providing an inclusive, respectful community of highly diverse students and staff who live and learn together in a rich and meaningful community. In lifestyle, personal experiences, and educational style, we are committed to providing an innovative learning experience for our students that gives them the self-efficacy and distinct skills necessary to be successful in today’s ever more competitive and globalized school and job market, helping establish them for a future lifetime of success and living life well.
Wasatch Academy provides a nurturing community that empowers young men and young women to develop academically, socially, emotionally, physically and morally, preparing them for college and for the challenges of living in the global society.
Embedded in the heart of Wasatch Academy are the values that guide our decisions and actions. These values are:
Respect for the individual – We strive to make sure each student is challenged appropriately while preserving personal dignity and a culture of kindness.
Ownership – Ownership means accountability. We strive for faculty, staff, and students to feel responsible for developing a climate of joyful learning, inspiring instruction, ethical commitment and individual creativity.
Community – The Wasatch Academy community prizes its status as a diverse, dynamic, and global community.
Innovation – Wasatch Academy strives to lead the way in innovation to strengthen the educational/residential approach to preparing students for higher education and good citizenship.
Health & Safety – We provide a safe and healthy environment and embed a lifelong safety and health ethic in faculty and students.