Category: Lifetime Commitment

WA Alum Competes in the USATF Indoor National Championships

  • Posted on Mar 3, 2014

In the last edition of the Knightly Knews, we did a cover story on Woodward Academy alum, Cal Lane. At that time, Cal was resurrecting dreams of becoming a professional track athlete and his first In the last edition of the Knightly Knews, we did a cover story on Woodward Academy alum, Cal Lane. At that time, Cal was resurrecting dreams of becoming a professional track athlete and his first… read more

Track Athlete Cal Lane – Update

  • Posted on Jan 20, 2014

In the last edition of the Knightly Knews, we ran a story about former Woodward Academy student, Cal Lane, and his pursuit of a professional track career. At that time, we reported that Cal was In the last edition of the Knightly Knews, we ran a story about former Woodward Academy student, Cal Lane, and his pursuit of a professional track career. At that time, we reported that Cal was… read more

WA Students Visit Job Corps in Denison

  • Posted on Jun 24, 2013

Last week, four WA students visited Job Corps in Denison, Iowa and took a tour of the facilities. Job Corps is the nation’s largest education and training program for young people 16 to 24 years Last week, four WA students visited Job Corps in Denison, Iowa and took a tour of the facilities. Job Corps is the nation’s largest education and training program for young people 16 to 24 years… read more

Save the Date(s)!

  • Posted on Jan 28, 2013

Dates have been announced for two of Woodward Academy’s biggest annual events: the Open House and Knight’s Scholarship Golf Tournament. If you have not been involved in these events yet, now is the chance. Like Dates have been announced for two of Woodward Academy’s biggest annual events: the Open House and Knight’s Scholarship Golf Tournament. If you have not been involved in these events yet, now is the chance. Like… read more

The Next Crew of College Bound Students

  • Posted on Oct 9, 2012

Every week, Woodward Academy’s Educational Liaison, Jon Shelness, works toward transitioning students away from WA.  He makes contacts with home high schools and helps make arrangements for when the students return.  Beyond that, he is Every week, Woodward Academy’s Educational Liaison, Jon Shelness, works toward transitioning students away from WA.  He makes contacts with home high schools and helps make arrangements for when the students return.  Beyond that, he is… read more

Lifetime Executive Knight

  • Posted on Aug 21, 2012

Every month, Woodward Academy holds an assembly where the entire student body gathers and awards are handed out to the respective dorms who earned them.  Those awards include the Golden Dustpan (cleanest dorm), Silver Apple Every month, Woodward Academy holds an assembly where the entire student body gathers and awards are handed out to the respective dorms who earned them.  Those awards include the Golden Dustpan (cleanest dorm), Silver Apple… read more

Phase Five House Opens

  • Posted on Jun 13, 2012

The Phase Five House opened this week after months of planning and preparation.  Currently, four students are living at the house that is supervised by WA staff.  The house serves as a fifth phase in The Phase Five House opened this week after months of planning and preparation.  Currently, four students are living at the house that is supervised by WA staff.  The house serves as a fifth phase in… read more

A Firetruck Exhibit

  • Posted on Jun 8, 2012

In a way to expose students to new vocational job opportunities, WA staff member and local fire fighter volunteer Ben Kautza helped set up a fire truck exhibit this past Wednesday.  The purpose was to help In a way to expose students to new vocational job opportunities, WA staff member and local fire fighter volunteer Ben Kautza helped set up a fire truck exhibit this past Wednesday.  The purpose was to help… read more