Marvelwood's commitment to wellness reflects the School's understanding that a healthy mind and body enhance success factors in academics and in life. The School continually adapts its programming to reflect the changing needs of adolescents.
Freshman Academy is a required program designed for our newest students who are acclimating to life at a boarding school. The Thursday night series touches upon subjects that are not taught in the classroom, but are elements of a student's daily life. As a school we strive to educate the whole student, not just in academic areas, but in how to navigate the natural challenges of adolescence. The Academy is conducted in a relaxed setting which allows freshmen to come and learn and ask questions about these topics. Read more.
- Preparing for exams
- Community building
- Substance abuse
- Sex education
- Building strong relationships
- Healthy eating