Annie Wright celebrates Middle Schoolers! Grades 6-8 faculty greatly enjoy helping tweens and teens navigate this period of self-discovery and wouldn't dream of teaching another age group. The Middle School offers rich, engaging programs that prepare students for success in high school and beyond. Annie Wright Middle School provides:

  • a place where being smart and engaged is not only accepted - it's cool
  • a community that honors individual qualities
  • small classes - teachers really know your child
  • team sports beginning in 6th grade
  • performance opportunities in theater, orchestra, rock band and more
  • strong preparation and support in the transition to high school

Annie Wright celebrates Middle Schoolers!

Ticket to Thrive is the formal conclusion of the Middle School admission process. The event includes exploration of our campus, a design challenge, engagement with educational technology, and interaction with current and prospective students. At Ticket to Thrive, prospective students respond to a writing prompt and complete math and reading assessments, all required elements of the application process. Parents also have a chance to meet the faculty and current parents, and get to know more about our campus and school culture. Having submitted a complete application and spent a day on campus, participation in Ticket to Thrive ensures an early decision for the 2017-2018 school year. 

In order to secure your spot at this event, please contact Joy Phelps at 253.284.8602 or joy_phelps@aw.org.


Annie Wright Schools
827 North Tacoma Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98403

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Founded in Tacoma, Washington, in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys, starting in Fall 2017, and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12. Annie Wright is proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School. Learn more at www.aw.org.