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HOW OUR SCHOOL CAN BENEFIT YOUR CHILD

A smaller school can create big opportunities

What makes us stand out?

  • Maximum class size of 16 for grades 1-8, and 12 for kindergarten – teachers can address each student’s strengths and needs
  • A program that provides students with a strong foundation in all core subjects through our experiential, hands-on curriculum
  • High-quality visual and performing arts, French, and STEM – all starting in kindergarten
  • Teaching with a growth mindset – each student works at their own level and has their own individual goals and successes
  • Encouragement of critical thinking, leadership, and emotional regulation
  • Ample outdoor time
  • A safe environment – we do not tolerate bullying

Read 9 Ways A Small School Gives Your Kids an Advantage!

PARENT TESTIMONIALS

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Average Class Size

Small class size means fewer distractions in class, and teachers are able to meet the needs of every child using differentiated lesson plans
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Our small school community feels like a family, where children respect and help each other and get the nurturing and guidance they deserve
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Experiential Learning

We believe in hands-on learning through projects, experiments, and experiences to foster critical thinking. Every year we put on two major dramatic/musical productions, and have numerous field trips and in-school activities.
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Environmental Focus

WHA is located on 600 nature-filled acres of the Ignatius Jesuit Center. Outdoor education, nature walks, and time outdoors is part of our curriculum!

OUR TEACHERS

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Madame Bahgat

French Teacher

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Mrs. Bell

Grade 1-2 and Dance Teacher

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Ms. Paibulsirijit

Kindergarten and Drama Teacher  

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Mrs. Goodridge

Grade 4-5 and Music Teacher

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Mrs. Huntley

Head of School and Grade 7-8 Teacher

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Ms. Durnan

Grade 3 and Life Skills Teacher

What's Happening at WHA

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Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario

Wellington Hall is a vibrant, independent PreK to Grade 8 school. We opened our doors in 1995 with the idea that a small school can create big opportunities for children. Small class size and a devotion to individual attention to student needs result in a warm, enjoyable learning experience for students. Our Classroom – Classwork covers a broad academic curriculum, as well as music, drama, the arts, French as a second language, and physical education. Our academic program pushes our students to achieve levels that they never thought were possible. We also teach more than just academics at WHA; we teach new ways of thinking and approaching problems. Our small school provides much opportunity for learning to work with others and to develop leadership skills. Our diverse school community provides our students a broad perspective on living and learning with others. Our Playground – An important aspect of our educational philosophy is engagement – both mental and physical. Our students are encouraged to play, self-discover, and explore their interests; they develop a strong desire to challenge themselves. This foundation combines to foster a love of learning and a contagious pursuit that has our students excited to come to school. And we know that movement and time in the outdoors is essential to good physical and mental health. Students spend ample times outdoors on the beautiful grounds of Ignatius Jesuit Centre, including two recesses per day, outdoor physical education, and nature walks.
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
Registration for new students for next year is open! Join in the fun at WHA.
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
WHA is closed today. Field trips will be rescheduled.
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
Our outdoor education classes have been loving the snow!
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
Wellington Hall will be closed today, December 15, due to the expected poor driving conditions.
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
A sample of the fantastic creative work our students have done this fall!
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
Wellington Hall Academy - Guelph, Ontario
Aussie Penguins, grade 7 & 8, building trust together in the woods with games, friends, sunshine, and awesome leadership!