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.

  • Nicole B. '22 and Jenna D. '21

    Emma Singers Perform with New Albany Symphony Orchestra Ensemble

    Katie Coakley
    Nicole B. ’22 and Jenna D. ’21 joined the Albany Symphony Orchestra’s new music “Dogs of Desire” ensemble chorus at the EMPAC Theatre at Rennsealer Polytechnic Institute on Friday, May 31 to perform composer/singer Clarice Assad’s, Ain’t I A Woman, inspired by Sojourner Truth’s 1851 “Ain’t I A Woman” speech.
  • The Class of 2019

    Baccalaureate Reflects on the Immeasurable Impact of the Class of 2019

    Katie Coakley
    The Emma Willard School community came together under a big tent looking out over Mount Ida to celebrate Baccalaureate for the Class of 2019 on Saturday, June 1.
  • Commencement Celebrates the Class of 2019

    Katie Coakley
    Emma Willard School celebrated its 205th Commencement on Sunday, June 2, honoring the Class of 2019 under Mount Ida’s wide-arched skies at a beautiful ceremony in the center of campus.

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