Changing The Lives Of Bright & Gifted Students with Learning Differences
great minds think alike.
By fully engaging each student in challenging educational experiences that build their skills and self-confidence to position them for success and fulfillment in all walks of life. Some of our students have ADHD; others have Dyslexia while others have anxiety. They come to Wye River to discover their strengths and find the right level of support to achieve their education goals. Please take a moment to learn more about WRUS and the diverse student community it serves.
Fast Facts About WRUS
Number of Counties Represented Across Region
Average Class Size
National & Regional Accreditation
MSDE Certificate of Approval for Elementary grade 8 and secondary grades 9-12, Accredited by AIMS and MSA-CESS
Average Student Body Population
Diverse Post-Graduation Paths
Graduates attend 2-year and 4-year college programs, vocations schools, and more.
Small Student to Teacher Ratio
Juniors and Seniors can earn college credits, while still enrolled in high school courses at WRUS.
Discover what sets Wye River Upper School apart as an exceptional learning environment for gifted students.
What's Happening at WRUS
At Wye River Upper School, we are committed to providing an education that goes beyond just academics. Our blog is one way that we share stories from our community, including events, news, and profiles of our students and faculty. We believe that learning is a lifelong journey, and our blog is just one way to engage with our community. We invite you to read more about our school, our mission, and the people who make up our vibrant community online.
- Mar 07, 2024, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PMZoomWye River Upper School will be hosting “Providing for Your Children Long Term: Estate Planning, Wills, and Power of Attorney” a virtual seminar presented by Patrick Fitzgerald about the importance of creating and maintaining an effective will, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 7th.
- Apr 20, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PMCentreville, 316 S Commerce St, Centreville, MD 21617, USAThis spring (April 2024), Wye River Upper School will host a community Wellness Festival. This free event is open to all and will feature offerings and information from local wellness practitioners of yoga, Reiki, massage, nutrition, fitness, and more. Stay tuned for more!
Take Your Next Step To Enroll
We believe that every student has the potential to achieve greatness here at WRUS. Our commitment to providing top-notch education is unparalleled. If you're interested in applying, you can trust us to provide you with all the necessary information to make the admissions process a breeze and help you take the next step toward success. We're excited to have you on campus and can't wait to see you reach your full potential.