Growing Together

Student Life

At Wheaton Academy, you will learn and grow within a Christ-centered Kingdom Community. Our student culture is founded on the belief that students who are seeking to live out their relationship with Christ can be treated maturely. As a student, you will be trusted and simultaneously held accountable to steward your opportunities well.

2200
Co-Curricular Spots
1
Project Lead Teams
60
Chapels every year

These principles guide our student culture…

  • Focusing on the positive and emphasizing the result of doing things right
  • Providing serious accountability to school standards
  • Valuing students’ individual strengths
  • Engaging in active listening
  • Giving permission for students to create, innovate, dream, and lead
  • Providing opportunities to impact and understand the world at large
  • Promoting positive peer-pressure for Christ-centered living
  • Treating students with dignity in the process of correction
  • Celebrating success and believing in having fun

As a Wheaton Academy Student, you will get the chance to discover and use your gifts in areas like fine arts and athletics. You will experience and celebrate life together at campus-wide events and all kinds of creative social happenings. You will participate in worship and authentic community through chapel and small group experiences. You will change the world as you bring God’s Kingdom compassion and service to His people.

Wheaton Academy students worship in chapel

Grow as a Disciple of Christ

At Wheaton Academy, you’ll gather together with the entire student body for large group spiritual formation in chapel twice a week. You’ll dive deep into God’s Word during Bible classes. You’ll be discipled by peers and faculty, and trained as a servant-leader.

Co-Curricular Activities

Leadership

*Class Activities & Events
*National Honor Society
*Project LEAD
*Student Council
*Student Reps
*Worship Team

Community Service

Local Service Opportunities
Service Project Club
Kingdom Community Student Group

World Cultures

Kairos
Spanish Ministry
Spanish Club

Media

Live Video & Television Production
Yearbook
Video Club

Academics

Business Club
Car Club
Makers Club
Mock Trial Team
Outspoken Poetry Club
Ratio
Robotics
Scholastic Bowl
Science Bowl
WYSE

Athletics

Click here for all Athletics co-curricular opportunities.

Recreation

Badminton Club
Climbing Club
Disc Club
Gaming Club
Guy’s Campout
Fishing Club
Maroon Platoon
Stitch Club
Trap Team

Fine Arts

Artisan Craft Club
Camerata Chamber Music
Chanson: Women’s A Cappella Ensemble
Fall/Winter Show
Fall /Winter Show Crews
Furnace Company: Dance Team
Furnace Company: Improv Team
Jazz Ensemble
Kairos Show
Kantorei: Mixed A Capella Ensemble
Pep Band
Spring Musical
Spring Musical Crews
Spring Musical Pit Orchestra
Tech Crew

* Activities available starting sophomore year

Catch an Episode of WAtv

Each week, students produce a 10-15 minute WAtv episode that airs to the entire student body. Check out an episode to learn what’s going on in in the Wheaton Academy community.

Community news

Spring Choral Concert '21

Spring Concerts

Last week, student musicians performed three concerts under the tent on the FAC lawn. Students and audience members were thrilled to experience these concerts in person.

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