WHHS Freshman Academy

What are the benefits of a Freshman Academy?

Our Freshman Academy at Wade Hampton is a small learning community within the school that strives to provide an environment that ensures the success of each student entering WHHS. Our Academy provides additional support for Freshman from a team of teachers and staff devoted to helping ease the transition from middle to high school.

  • smaller class sizes
  • effective monitoring of students
  • distinct section of the building reserved for Freshman
  • greater feeling of belonging
  • increased sense of community
  • increased graduation rate