Our accreditation is administered by World Class Academy through Advanc-ED. You can check the accreditation status of WCA here.
To receive a diploma from The Climbing Academy, students must complete a minimum of 23 credits with 18.5 credits in the following courses. Currently, 9th graders are only accepted upon referral.
|English||4 credits||4 credits|
|Social Studies||3.5 credits||3.5 credits|
|Mathematics||3 credits||4 credits|
|Laboratory Science||3 credits||4 credits|
|Foreign Language||2 credits||4 credits|
|Fine Arts||1 credit||*|
|Training & Health||1 credit||*|
|Elective Credits||4.5 credits||*|
|Total Credits||23 credits||26 credits|
* A student may choose from any of the listed electives to complete the recommended 26 credits.
School Statistics-based on the operational history of World Class Academy
Average Attendance: 1 year (ranging from 1-6 semesters)
Student Origins: 55% Mountain, 19% Eastern, 17% Pacific, 6% Central, 5% International
Students on Scholarship: 3-5 students/semester
Faculty: 4 full-time faculty and 1 intern. Faculty member roles include: Academic Director, Program Director, and Head Coach.
Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1 or less
Schedule: Each semester maintains a minimum of 14 academic weeks, not including: field trips, study sessions or finals. During each academic week, classes are scheduled to meet for three, hour and a half periods. Homework is assigned accordingly and free periods serve as study halls, provided students are performing successfully.
Registration: Students are required to register for a minimum of four academic courses each semester.
Colleges attended by our Alumni:
Colorado Mountain College
Colorado State University
Evergreen State College
Fort Lewis College
Lewis and Clark College
Linfield Nursing Program
Metro State College of Denver
Montana State University
UC Santa Cruz
Univ. of Alaska Anchorage
Univ. of Hawaii
Univ. of Montana
Univ. of Oregon
Univ. of Puget Sound
Univ. of Vermont
Vancouver Film School
Warren Wilson College
Western State College of CO
Western Washington Univ.
West Virginia University
West Virginia Wesleyan
For More Information
Send us a message below or call Academic Director Capo Rettig at 541-908-5937