Wasatch Academy Named 2010 Best of StateThe Utah Best of State Organization has named Wasatch Academy as its 2010 Best of State in the category of Public/Private Schools K-12. The Best of State Organization exists to recognize excellence in individuals, businesses, and organizations throughout the state, thereby raising the expectations for the standards and practices of others.
There are more than 800 public and private schools in the state of Utah. Wasatch Academy is delighted and honored to win the coveted and highly competitive distinction of Best of State for 2010 among a pool of so many. Wasatch Academy currently enrolls 245 students, a number which has steadily increased under the leadership and guidance of Head of School, Joseph R. Loftin, who has been working tirelessly for over twenty years to help Wasatch Academy reach its full potential. Earning the distinction of Best of State is certainly an affirmation of Mr. Loftin’s perseverance and vision. Mr. Loftin’s response was, naturally, one of great joy. “It’s a wonderful honor to be recognized for the wonderful school we are,” said Loftin. “This is a beautiful state to have a high quality college preparatory boarding school. We’ve benefitted from the setting for 135 years… Our current success in having the largest enrollment in our distinguished history is based upon our ability to respond fully to the needs of the global market.”