Brewster Academy

80 Academy Drive, Wolfeboro, NH, 03894 - School Map Map

School Notes Overview:

Brewster Academy, an independent, college preparatory school, provides students with the academic, personal and social skills necessary for success in a university or college, and for life. The curriculum, delivered using best practice methodologies, aims to maximize retention of skills and content through a collaborative student-centered, mastery-learning program. The Academy, founded on the principle of moral character development, strongly adheres to the long-held belief of educating the whole person, both in mind and body, and does that through a challenging curriculum, rigorous athletic program, and strong commitment to a community living experience that emphasizes service to self and o..... more

School Overview:

County Carroll County, NH
Program Name Brewster Academy Summer School
Program Type Academics, instructional support, English as a second language (ESL), mathematics, adventure recreation
Number of Students 45 students
Student Body Type Coeducational
Ages Accepted Age 13 - Age 17
First Session Start Date June 29
First Session End Date July 28
First Program Weeks 4 weeks
Program Director Barb Thomas/Jonathan Fouser
Campus Area 75 acres
Founding Year 1820
Summer School Type Residential

School Notes:

  • Brewster Academy Summer School, located on the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee in the safe, cozy, resort town of Wolfeboro, New Hampshire offers a blend of academics and adventure recreation.
  • Enrichment courses in English, English as a Second Language (ESL), Mathematics, Science, Instructional Support, Theater and Digital Arts.
  • Everyone takes two elective courses: Computer Graphics, Experiential Science, ESL Video Production, Theater, SAT Preparation, TOEFL Preparation or Instructional Support. These meet for one hour each morning.
  • Everyone participates in an outdoor activity built around skills training and preparation. These include: hiking and wilderness survival techniques, canoeing, kayaking, and rock climbing and rappelling on our indoor rock wall and at various locations in New Hampshire. Additionally, there is an art and field/court sports program. These meet for two to three hours on or near campus each afternoon, five days per week and for off-campus field trips on Saturdays.
  • Everyone participates in recreation, games, and social activities in the evening. On three nights per week there are fitness, wellness, and court sports activities in our spectacular athletics facility. This $8.5 million facility boasts the only indoor turf surface at any independent school in the country, a 200-meter track, and an array of free weights, Body Masters, and cardiovascular equipment in the glass-walled fitness area overlooking the lake and mountains.
  • Profile last updated: 10/28/2016

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