Our interests and passions define us

Offering the full range of offerings you’d expect from any college preparatory school – opportunities for leadership and teamwork, where you can pursue your passions or embrace new ones — there is always something to learn, do, or discover at Wolcott! Check out our student drive clubs and activities

Wolcott Student Ambassador Interviewed

Wolcott student appears on prime time television to discuss her campaign to de-stigmatize learning differences. WCIU the U features Wolcott student as part of programming to demonstrate how a single individual can create big change.  WCIU TV Interview

Wolcott earns Green Ribbon

Wolcott recognized as a leader among Illinois private independent schools pursuing sustainability. Receiving a Green Ribbon Awarded for 21st Century Excellence in Sustainability, Wolcott is honored for its innovative efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, improve health and wellness, and ensure effective sustainability education. University of Chicago Study

Wolcott awarded prestigious grant

Wolcott School, in partnership with the University of Chicago, received a prestigious National Science Foundation grant funding a study designed to bring diversity to the STEM fields. Wolcott’s research was used to revise AP Computer Science Principles to attract teens with learning differences. University of Chicago Study

Robotics Club nationally recognized

Designing robots that rid waterways of pollution, building live-saving ventilators from recycled parts, presenting at national conferences about the power of learning differences, Wolcott’s Bionic Wolves continue to innovate and gain national recognition and acclaim. Forbes profiled Wolcott student for his contributions. Chicago Sun Times: Wolcott student creates portable ventilator Forbes: Wolcott student one of …

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