Inspired experience based college preparatory education for creative and intellectually curious students
Early childhood through twelfth grade


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Considering Waverly?
Here’s what we recommend:

  1. Watch the video

    In 13 minutes, you’ll see students in action, hear from recent graduates, and learn about our school’s philosophy.

  2. Choose a program

    Learn more about how our children grow from early childhood to young adulthood.

  3. Read parent questions

    If you have questions, they’re probably answered here. You’ll also have a chance to ask your own.

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  • January 

    HS Music Concert

  • January 

    Middle School Open House for prospective families

    7:00 pm

  • January 

    MS/HS Faculty Work Day

    no school for MS/HS only

  • February 

    Applications due for new students

  • February 

    Financial aid applications due: new + returning families

  • February 

    First Friday

    8:45 amES Community Room

  • February 

    ACT Test+

  • February 

    Faculty Work Day

    no school; ASC available *

  • February 

    President’s Day

    no school; ASC available*

  • Everyday Photos - After discovering impressionist painters when I was fourteen, I decided to become an artist. It didn’t take me long to realize, however, that I lacked any ability to create with my hand what I pictured in my mind. Soon after seeing an exhibit of photographs of the Farm Security Administration (FSA), my mother gave me […]
  • Far Beyond Good Enough - About six years ago I went to a school fair in search of a middle school for our daughter. I ended up in a room with representatives from an independent Westside school. The first question a prospective parent asked was, “Where do your students go?”  The representative responded, “We have gotten students into Stanford, Harvard, […]
  • Counting On - Last Wednesday, my son Charlie made a game winning touch down, passed to him by my other son Sam, at one of two middle school flag football games I missed in one week. Fortunately, there were Waverly parents there, parents who not only gave them rides, but cheered them on, and later told me all […]