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Western Reserve Academy

Founded in 1826, Western Reserve Academy (WRA) is Ohio's top boarding and day school. We are a diverse, dynamic and close-knit community comprised of 400 students hailing from 26 states and 25 countries. Reserve's innovative independent curriculum is led by an engaged and supportive faculty, most of whom reside on campus. Our students fully immerse themselves as leaders and learners in academic, extracurricular and social realms.

Located in Hudson, Reserve's 190-acre campus was recently named the most beautiful private high school in Ohio by Architectural Digest. Campus is a quick walk to downtown Hudson and a short ride to the Cuyahoga Valley National Park and Cleveland. Our prime location allows for amazing educational and recreational opportunities both on and off campus.


City: Hudson, OH

Year Founded: 1826

Campus Size: 190 Acres

Grades Offered: 9th-12th, PG

Number of Students: 403

Percent Boarders: 70%

Average Class Size: 12

Gender: Co-ed

Diversity: 26 States & 25 Countries represented

Specialties: Cancer Immunology, Wang Innovation Center, Compass, Beyond Reserve Summer Internships, Athletics, Dance