History

Founded in 1957, the Lowell Whiteman School has historically offered top-rate academics in conjunction with a world renowned competitive ski/snowboard program, as well as yearly forein trips.

Overview

Region
Denver CO Area
Program Emphasis
Boarding School
Day School
Small Boarding School
All Grades 8-12
Grade Divisions
Secondary
Religious Affiliation Nondenominational
Student Body Coed
Dress Code None
School Setting Small Town
Campus Size (Acres) 165 acres
Head of School Walt Daub

Admission

E-mail
Web Address http://www.lws.edu/
Director of Admission Mike Whitacre
Application Required Yes
Application Fee Amount 30
Application Deadline(s) late spring
Financial Aid Awarded 175,000
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid 30
Day Student Tuition $18,200.00
Boarding Student Tuition $33,900.00
International Student Tuition $37,500.00

Student Enrollment

Boys 58
Girls 42
% Boys/Girls 60/40
Boarding Students 58
Day Students 40
International
Canada
Germany
Japan
Other (UAE)
UK
United States
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Illinois
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Texas
Washington
Wyoming
Majority of students come from Mountain Region

Academics

Full Time Faculty 13.8
Part Time Faculty 1
% of Faculty with Doctorate 5
% of Faculty with Masters 50
Student/Faculty ratio 7/1
Average Class Size 8
A Sampling of Courses Offered
Algebra
American History
American Literature
Art
Biology
Calculus
Chemistry
Community Service
Computer Graphics
Computer Programming
Computer Science
Drama
Ecology
English
English Literature
Environmental Science
Film
French
Geography
Geometry
History
Mathematics
Physical Education
Physics
Pre-calculus
Psychology
Science
Social Studies
Spanish
Trigonometry
World History
World Literature
A.P. Courses Offered
Calculus AB
English Language
French Language

College Placement Office

Average SAT I Scores (Math) 580
Average SAT I Scores (Verbal) 580
Recent College Matriculations CU-Boulder Montana State Middlebury Bates
% of Graduates Who Attend College 100

Athletics & Extra-Curricular Activities

Athletics
alpine skiing
basketball
cross-country
cross-country skiing
football
golf
ice hockey
skiing (downhill)
soccer
tennis
track and field
volleyball
wrestling
Recreational Sports
cycling
mountain biking
outdoor club/skills
rappelling
rock climbing
skating
skiing
soccer
tennis
weight lifting
yoga
Extra-Curricular Activities
Community Service Program
Drama Club
Investment Club
Ski Club
Yearbook

Notes


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