WAI looks for student-athletes who are hard working and dedicated both in their sport and in life. Closely reviewed are personal characteristics, school performance, individual sport history, ability and potential.
1. Complete the following enrollment documents and return to the address, fax or email listed below:
P.O. Box 628
Welches, Oregon 97067
Fax: (503) 622-4582
2. Letters of Recommendation (2)
Please include ONE letter of recommendation from an academic teacher, principal, or advisor and ONE letter of recommendation from a coach or from an adult (other than a family member) who has been a positive influence and submit with the application.
3. Essay Questions (2)
To assist the Admissions Committee in becoming better acquainted with you, your thoughts, ideas, and goals, please submit answers to the included essays (minimum of 500 words):
Please select one of the following:
- How has technology helped or hindered your relationships with your friends or family?
- What is the role of staff members at a high school?
- Who is your hero and why?
4. Scholarship Application – Available only for students enrolling for the Full Academic Year. Deadline May 1st
All of our scholarships are done in house and we are a small school so we do our best to help where we can. Scholarships are based on , Academics (grades), Athletics (Skill and industry knowledge) Attitude (heart) and Individual financial need.
In order to ensure the student meets our scholarship requirements they must send us the following:
Essay (1,000 words or less): Why are you the best candidate for an academic or athletic scholarship?
Video (2 minutes or less): Show what distinguishes you and your talent. What do you bring to the Academy as a student athlete?
Two Letters of Recommendation: Specific to your scholarship need. Why do you deserve a scholarship?
5. Official Transcripts from Previous Academic Institution
In order to enroll your student into our academic program, you are required to provide a copy of their official transcript from the previous academic institution. All documents must be translated into English prior to submission.
6. Interview and Visit
Prospective students are required to partake in a campus trial visit. If accepted into the full-time program at Windells Academy, $1,000 of the campus visit costs will be deducted from the full-time tuition. If unable to attend in person, a phone interview will be required prior to acceptance.
Mail, e-mail or fax the Full-Time Application and supporting documents to complete steps 1-6 as described above. If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us and a staff member will be happy to walk you through the process.
Please Note: We offer an open enrollment program and are able to accept students throughout the academic year. If you are looking for a program with alternative dates, please contact our office directly for more information on a customized program for your student.