Wentworth Military Academy & College Has A New Battalion Commander

Wentworth Military Academy Has a New Cadet Battalion Commander WMA has a new Cadet Battalion Commander. Cadet LTC Dale-Perry was appointed as the Battalion Commander of the 135th Corps of Cadets for the spring 2015 semester.  c/LTC Dale-Perry took the reins from c/LTC Justin Aldred who had been in command during the fall semester. Aldred […]

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Illinois native graduates from Wentworth Military College; receives commission as U.S. Army Officer

Illinois native graduates from Wentworth Military College; receives commission as U.S. Army Officer 12 December 2014 Lexington, Mo. This morning during the commencement ceremony on the campus of Wentworth Military College, Normal, Illinois native Justin Aldred received his commission as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Army. Commissioning as an Army Officer is the […]

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Wentworth Military Academy & College Awarded Business of the Year Award

  Wentworth Military Academy & College was recently honored at the annual Chamber of Commerce membership  dinner by being awarded the Business of the Year for 2014. The following statement was read by the Executive Director of the Chamber, Penny Grosso: Wentworth Military Academy and College has been a huge part of Lexington since 1880, […]

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Wentworth’s Andreas Commins Named USCAA “National Coach of the Year”

Wentworth’s Andreas Commins Named USCAA “National Coach of the Year” Commins wins National honor in his first season at Wentworth Military College The United States Collegiate Athletic Association has named Andreas (Andy) Commins as the 2014 USCAA “National Soccer Coach of the Year.”  Commins was presented with his award during the USCAA “USCAA Soccer National […]

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Private School Students Boost National SAT Scores

The headlines in early October captured some of the story:  “2014 SAT Scores Remain Stagnant,” “Student Performance Stalls on SAT.”  They reflected what the College Board itself reported:  SAT scores for the 2014 crop of high school graduates were stubbornly stuck at levels “similar to other recent senior classes.” But the fixation on stagnation largely […]

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Why A Boarding School?

Why A Boarding School? Online research recently uncovered an article entitled “Study Reveals Boarding School Is Springboard for Success.” It is found at http://diverseeducation.com/article/3913/ if you want to see the full article. Since Wentworth Military Academy & College is a boarding school and since our mission is to help cadets and students achieve success, it […]

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Wentworth Military College Army ROTC Commissions 16 New Officers

May 16, 2014 16 Cadets appointed as Army Officers during the Wentworth Military College’s Army ROTC Spring Commissioning Ceremonies Lexington, MO.  In an evening ceremony on the campus of Wentworth Military College (WMC), 15 Cadets received their commissions as Army Officers on May 16, 2014.  A separate commissioning ceremony was conducted for one Missouri Valley […]

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