Wilbraham and Monson Academy The Global School
Home >
WM A to Z > International Students
Tools :
email page print page small type large type


International Students

Wilbraham & Monson Academy has a rich tradition of enrolling and supporting international students. In 1847, Monson Academy was the first school in the United States to enroll Chinese students. Thai and Japanese students followed soon after. Since that time, the international student body has remained a foundation of the school for over 150 years and continues to this day with students from over 22 countries.

Elements of the International Student Program Include:

  • 2014-15 Calendar
  • Making travel arrangements and ground transportation to and from the airport
  • New International Student Orientation schedule
  • Various themed meals
  • Airport, bus, and train pick up and drop offs at all major breaks (Travel arrangements: An updated list of travel dates for your convenience)
  • Field trips to various locales to experience American history and culture
  • An annual trip for our American students to one of the countries most strongly represented at the Academy
  • Notable alumni
  • Special receptions for international students and their guests throughout the year
  • The opportunity to see more of the United States through our travel/study programs during long weekends
  • English as a Second Language classes
  • English Tutorial classes for students entering their first year of traditional English classes
  • Visits and lectures from distinguished academics and professionals regarding the countries our students come from
  • Student tutors who can assist in their native language

 

News

The Titans have posted shutouts in two of their first three games of the season.
Anthony, who defeated four opponents in the the run for District Attorney, will visit WMA Sept. 25.
Adi break her own school record, running the 3.1-mile course in 20 minutes, 50 seconds.
Mr. Wheeler played percussion for three sold-out shows with Steve Reich and Musicians in NYC. Six students attended the show on 9/11.
Justin was named a semifinalist in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program.

All materials, images, and text on the domain of WMA.us are ©2014 Willbraham & Monson Academy 
423 Main Street, Wilbraham, MA 01095   •   Ph 413.596.6811   •   Toll Free 800.616.3659   •   Fax  413.599.1749

Mission  •  Directions  •  Contact Us  •  Head of School  •  Media Relations  •  Employment  •  Employee Portal

The mission of Wilbraham & Monson Academy is to develop global citizens and leaders.

Facebook    Twitter    Linked In    Youtube
powered by finalsite