January 10, 2020

Upcoming Events

WA Dad’s Prayer
Saturday, January 11
White Alumni Chapel
8:00 a.m
On the second Saturday of each month, the men from the WA community meet to pray and hear from one of our WA employees. Please join us for prayer tomorrow, January 11, at 8:00 a.m. in the white Alumni Chapel. Our guest speaker for this month is Matt Dominguez, WA Bible and English teacher. Light refreshments are served.

General News

Morning Course Session: 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Lunch (on campus): 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Afternoon Course Session: 11:45 a.m. ­- 2:45 p.m.
Winterim is off and running! Please continue to pray for all of our students, teachers, and chaperones traveling, in internships, and classes. Dress code remains in effect during Winterim.

Second Semester Details
Second semester begins on Wednesday, January 22 at 8:00 a.m. We will run a 7-period schedule on both Wednesday, January 22 and Thursday, January 23. A reminder for students who opted-in to the book bundle at the beginning of this school year: If a student’s courses change at any time during first or second semester, your student is responsible for returning all books (even of the dropped courses) at the end of second semester.

Mozart and Muffins
Calling all musicians! (Instrumentalists and/or singers)  Please consider sharing your music at the next Mozart and Muffins (and more!) recital at Anna Jones’ home, very near WA on Saturday, January 25 at 7:00 p.m.  Repertoire can include classical music, classic jazz or folk songs.  Please contact Helen Westerfield hwesterfield@wheatonacademy.org if you would like to perform, or have a friend you would like to encourage to perform!

Need-Based Scholarship Application
The Wheaton Academy 2020-2021 need-based scholarship application is now open.  To be considered for these scholarships, applicants must complete the online application by January 31, 2020.  For more details and/or to complete the online application visit https://wheatonacademy.org/affordable.

No Overnight Parking at WA
We would like to make parents and students aware that due to liability issues and seasonal snow removal needs, we cannot have personal vehicles left on campus overnight. WA is not responsible for the security of any private property, such as a vehicle left on campus overnight. Owners of the vehicles will be responsible if towing is necessary to accommodate plowing or parking needs.

Attention Sophomore ParentsThe Class of 2022 is holding a spaghetti lunch fundraiser during lunch on Friday, February 14. We are looking for parent volunteers and food donations.  Please click here to see and sign up for donation and volunteer needs.  We would love all sign-ups to be completed by Wednesday, February 12. If you have questions, please contact the sophomore class sponsor, Mrs. Valerie Gregersen.

College Corner

Parent Seminar: Thriving in Your Faith Through College
Saturday, January 11
9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Wheaton Academy Atrium
Do you want your kids to follow Jesus for a lifetime? Many fall away during the college years. Do you have a plan to help your teenagers keep their faith? Does your teenager have a plan to continue to follow Jesus through their post-high school years? In this unique seminar, Dr. Rob Rienow from Family Visionary Ministries will equip you and your student with biblical principles and practical approaches for strengthening your relationships with each other and with Jesus. Free event for parents with their junior high and high school students RSVP Events@VisionaryFam.com.

ACT Prep Course Offered through the Wheaton Academy Tutoring Center
Please click here for information on an ACT Prep course that will be offered by the Wheaton Academy Tutoring Center. The classes will be on Monday nights from January 27 – March 23. Click here to see payment information.


Winter sports are off and running!  Please click here to read the monthly athletic newsletter.  It contains important and timely information related to the athletic department.