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.

  • Signature magazine Fall 2021

    Signature Magazine Introduces Strategic Plan

    By Melissia Mason
    In the Fall 2021 edition of Emma Willard School’s Signature magazine, we introduce our strategic plan and hear from alumnae who are leading us forward into lives of purpose. Our faculty share their dreams for advanced studies and open our minds to new possibilities. 
  • Ashfia A. '22

    One of 360: Ashfia A. '22

    By Sandra Santana
    This month, our One of 360 series continues with Ashfia A.’22! Read on to learn more about Ashfia’s journey to Mount Ida, her fight against illegal child marriage in Bangladesh, and a peek into her favorite Emma traditions.
  • Luke Meyers

    Luke Meyers to Lead Communications

    Head of School Jenny Rao
    We are pleased to announce that Luke Meyers has been chosen as Emma Willard School’s Chief Communications Officer. 

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