Missouri Extends Tuition-Free College Offer to Private High School Students

“Until now, Missouri students had to attend a public high school to participate in the state’s A+ schools program,” The Kansas City Star reports. “But that will change Aug. 28 when new legislation takes effect that allows private and parochial high schools to become certified through the Missouri Board of Education as A+ schools. The legislation was […]

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Wentworth Military Academy & College Hosts Winter Culture & Language Program.

  Wentworth Military Academy and College Hosts Winter Culture and Language Program. A group of  5 Brazilian students and  one professor from UNIFEB , a University in Barretos – São Paulo,  Brazil, arrived in Lexington on January 7th to participate in the  Winter Culture and Language Camp offered by Wentworth Military Academy and College’s  International […]

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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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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 Graduation Weekend One That Will Be Remembered

The commissioning and graduation ceremonies held at Wentworth Military Academy and College will remain great memories for many years. On Friday night, 15 cadets were commissioned as Officers in the United States Army. On Saturday morning, 21 high school cadets received their high school diplomas. Also on Saturday morning, 69 college students received their Associate […]

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Commissioning & Commencement Ceremonies: Weekend Schedule

COMMENCEMENT WEEK 2013-14 Academic School Year Schedule of Events Friday, May 16, 2014     5:00-6:00 PM              Graduates and Graduate’s Parents Reception           Groendyke Hall   5:00 PM                      All other cadets Supper                                                          Dining Hall   7:00 PM                      Commissioning Ceremony                                                      Wikoff Field House     Saturday, May 17, 2014   8:45 AM                      […]

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