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.

CORE VALUES

Respect

  • For the individual
  • For diversity in all its forms: racial, ethnic, religious, intellectual, and cultural
  • For the pursuit of common ground

Community

  • Unity in a complex, dynamic, global community
  • An appreciation for and responsibility toward the environment
  • Valuing collaboration in the pursuit of discovery and innovation

Ownership

  • Accountability of oneself
  • Teachers who are self-motivated and solution-focused
  • Teachers pursue joyful learning, inspiring instruction, developing a student’s creativity, etc.

Innovation

  • 21st century life prep and skills
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Collaboration across networks and leading by influence
  • Agility and adaptability
  • Initiative and entrepreneurialism
  • Effective expressive and receptive communication
  • Accessing and analyzing information
  • Curiosity and imagination
  • Global citizenship
  • Environmental stewardship