OVERVIEW - ABOUT US



The Academy of Global Studies is a school-within-a school at Winton Woods High School. Winton Woods City School District serves approximately 3,500 students from Greenhills, Forest Park, and northern Springfield Township. Winton Woods High School is the flagship of the district. Students can take a traditional comprehensive curriculum, with Honors and Advanced Placement offerings, or choose to enroll in the Academy of Global Studies at Grade 9. Winton Woods High School has a strong, recognized program in vocalmusic, instrumental music, theater, and the visual arts.

Extracurricular opportunities abound at Winton Woods. We offer 18 competitive varsity sports, and were the State of Ohio Division II Football Champions in 2009. There are a wide variety of clubs available to students, including, but not limited to: Academic Quiz Team, Gospel Keys, Key Club, National Honor Society, Student Council, and Warrior Dance Crew.

 
POINTS OF DIFFERENTIATION
  • Seminars that explore global issues
  • 4 years of Spanish or Mandarin Chinese
  • Increased instructional time (8 bells)
  • Higher graduation requirements
  • Diploma includes global endorsement
  • Guaranteed acceptance into UC
  • Core standards taught using real world applications in a 21st century learning environment
  • 1:1 technology
HOW DO OUR STUDENTS BENEFIT?
  • Positions students to compete, connect and cooperate in a global community
  • Innovative, technology-infused education
  • Supportive environment
  • Global experiences
  • Problem-based learning
  • Prepares students to success in college, career and adult life