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The Wellington School
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  • Private
  • COLUMBUS, OH

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Wellington is open and accepting applications for the 2021-22 school year. To schedule a personalized virtual visit, contact our admissions team at admissions@wellington.org or 614-324-1564.

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Sports
    grade B minus

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$75
Interview Required
No data available  
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$27,600
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
No data available  
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From The Wellington School

Founded in 1982 by a group of entrepreneurs, Wellington was the first coeducational, independent school in Columbus, Ohio. Today, students in preschool through grade 12 benefit from small classes as they have the extraordinary opportunity to dive deeply into their pursuit of knowledge and discover the joy of lifelong learning. Wellington's inclusive environment fosters educational excellence, prioritizes individual inquiry, ignites curiosity and creativity, promotes social responsibility, and prepares students to lead in an evolving global community.

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The Wellington School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1320
72 responses
Average ACT
29
97 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
73%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 11 responses
Poll
64%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 11 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 30 responses
  • Scholarship Fridays, International & spirit week
    30%
  • Prom Pledge
    13%
  • Spirit Week
    13%
  • Holiday Sing
    10%
  • Ski Fridays
    10%
  • All Things Wellington
    7%
  • Homecoming
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
694
73%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 11 responses
64%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 11 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 11 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
No data available  
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
4 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
No data available  
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    No data available  
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    Yes

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
5:1
National
17:1
Poll
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 12 responses
Poll
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 12 responses
Poll
58%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 12 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
75%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 8 responses
38%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 8 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 8 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$123,548
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,274
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$397,300
National
$217,500

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