Our Mission

Honoring its founder’s vision, Emma Willard School proudly fosters in each young woman a love of learning, the habits of an intellectual life, and the character, moral strength, and qualities of leadership to serve and shape her world.

List of 3 news stories.

  • Diba D. '20 running hurdles for Emma's Outdoor Track Team

    One of 360: Diba D. '20

    Each of the 360 students at Emma Willard School has a unique story. They are truly one-of-a-kind. The Emma Willard community has students from 24 states and 36 foreign countries. Some are interested in technology and robotics, others are entrepreneurs and artists, musicians, writers, and athletes, historians and social justice advocates. We love hearing their voices and think you will enjoy meeting some of our students who are serving and shaping their world. This series known as  “One of 360” features these students and explores what makes them unique. 
  • Emma Students Earn National Merit Awards

    Kent Jones and Melissia Mason
    We are excited to announce that two Emma Willard School students have received scholarships from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Eura C. '20 was awarded a National Merit Scholarship, and Lane A. '20 received the Charles H. Kaman Scholarship. Read on to learn more about these exceptional accomplishments.
  • Tory Dietel Hopps '81

    Dress Rehearsal for the Future

    Tory Dietel Hopps '81
    Alumna Tory Dietel Hopps '81 has shared her thoughts on lessons we can learn through this extraordinary time in our world. We invite you to take a moment to reflect on this "dress rehearsal" for a new normal in our world.

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