We value strong character as much as academic or athletic excellence.
Character is essential to our identity as a learning community. In fact, our mission statement specifically calls for the celebration of excellence in character in all aspects of the student experience. This quest for character permeates all we do, from classroom work to sports and extracurricular activities.
How well are we delivering? A recent survey of our alumni showed that 96 percent of respondents gave Wellington the highest marks on the question, “Did Wellington create an environment that embraced a balance in character, academics, the arts, and athletics?”
Here are just a few of the areas in which we endeavor to build each student’s character: