The Upper School stimulates the academic, ethical, interpersonal, and physical growth of students through its challenging college preparatory curriculum. Students are encouraged to take intellectual risks, make responsible decisions, and embrace leadership opportunities. They meet graduation requirements in history and social studies, English, science, mathematics, world languages, and the fine arts. Advanced Placement courses are available after the freshman year. A strong extracurricular program, developed by faculty and students, provides sports teams, clubs, and organizations for the entire student body. A service learning program encourages students to become active and caring members of their communities. College counseling occurs throughout grades 9-12.