The next evolution in education is ICL Academy, a transformative private online school for grades 7-12 that connects students’ passions with personalized academics, using the best in educational technology and philosophy to meet the demands of today’s generation. At ICL Academy, students achieve college readiness in addition to jumpstarting the career of their choosing, whether it’s performing arts, athletics, entrepreneurship, or more.
Our nearly 150-year-old academic tradition is rooted in the history and mission of the renowned Dwight School, and is underpinned by the Institute for Civic Leadership’s award-winning youth leadership and character-building program.
ICL Academy is the culmination of ICL’s 20 years of learning, incorporating a 150-year-old academic tradition rooted in the history and mission of the distinguished Dwight School and the award-winning youth leadership and character building programs of ICL.
We match the best of online learning technology with the core principles of great education in order to seamlessly mold academics to students’ passions.
Our leadership program starts with orientation where students learn about how to blend their passion with purpose and academics.
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No matter how much education changes throughout the years, one thing remains the same: a great education requires outstanding teachers. ICL Academy educators are experts in their fields, with proven dedication to forming true partnerships and unbreakable bonds with their students, while setting them up for success.
Beyond our world-class teachers, ICL Academy students are connected with universally known global leaders. Our champions relate their own stories and experiences in lectures, conversations, and counsel, and serve as accessible models and mentors to our students.
ICL’s courses are designed to be rigorous, providing students with a solid foundation for future study. They are also designed to be relevant, drawing on real-life examples with a global perspective. Students learn with others who are motivated and work with highly talented master teachers in an atmosphere of collegial engagement.
The ICL is truly the type of catalyst for change that has real tangible impacts on youth and their local communities
My experience with the Institute for Civic Leadership was a difference maker. It gave me the extra confidence and skill set to go out and achieve my goals of changing the world. My efforts were even recognized by the U.S. government, who rewarded me with a Congressional medal for my commitment to community service.