Washtenaw International Middle Academy
WELCOME TO WIMA!
We are a public, non-tuition IB candidate school offering a whole child emphasis, exceptional academic standards, mission-centered curriculum and 21st century skill-based assessments. All WIMA courses are designed to meet the MYP (Middle Years Programme) international standards. WIMA is composed of a diverse community. Its students represent many cultures, races, nationalities, ethnicities and religions. Please join us in celebrating that diversity, building a cohesive community and working toward our shared mission.
Instruction at WIMA takes a holistic, worldview approach to learning through critical thinking, collaboration and inquiry. As the name implies, international standards are incorporated and course offerings include foreign languages, culture studies, and the State Common Core Standards. Students who are self-starters and ambitious will feel at home with the pace and rigor of this academy.
Link to WIMA Admission Form.
The curriculum and academic standards at WIMA are rigorous and based on IB/MYP international standards. Students will be expected to maintain high standards, and support will be given to ensure that all students have a chance to succeed.
ONE SITE - TWO SCHOOLS
WIMA coexists as a collaborative learning community with the Washtenaw International High School. Teachers and students share common areas, but also have their own part of the building designed just for them.
Grades: 6-8th Grades
Location: Co-located with Washtenaw International High School, 510 Emerick St.
Contact Info: 734-994-8145 -Main Office 734-484-9719 - Fax
Principal: Nhu Do email@example.com - Letter from the New Principal
Associate Principal: Jessica Garcia - firstname.lastname@example.org
Administrative Assistant: Cherrell Wilson - email@example.com
Secretary: Amy Nofzinger - firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact us email: email@example.com
Hours: 7:45 a.m.- 2:15 p.m. (full day) *
7:45 a.m.- a.m. (half day - early dismissal)
* *The BOE has requested alternative bussing solutions and potential time changes for these three schools by the next board meeting, August 8th, 2016.
This SLC takes a holistic, world view approach to learning through critical thinking, collaboration and inquiry. As the name implies, international standards are incorporated and course offerings include foreign languages, culture studies, and the State Common Core Standards. Students who are self-starters and ambitious will thrive in this environment.
WIMA's mission is to promote inquiring and knowledgable students. We are a community that respects, values and promotes open-mindedness striving to create a peaceful world. We empower students to be compassionate, innovative, and reflective life-long learners.