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Students of the Wellspring Prep Class of 2014 have been accepted to more than 100 colleges and universities, including:

Aquinas CollegeLake Michigan College
Baker CollegeMichigan State University
Ball State UniversityMichigan Technological University
Bluffton UniversityNorth Park University
Calvin CollegeNorthern Michigan University
Campbellsville UniversityNorthwestern College
Carthage CollegeOhio Wesleyan University
Cedarville UniversityOlivet College
Central Michigan UniversityPacific University (Ore.)
Concordia UniversityRockford University
Cornerstone UniversitySpring Arbor University
Colorado University – BoulderSt. Louis University
Davenport UniversityTaylor University
Eastern Michigan UniversityThe Kings College
Ferris State UniversityUniversity of Advancing Technology
Florida StateUniversity of Detroit-Mercy
Grand Rapids Community CollegeUniversity of Georgia
Grand Valley StateUniversity of Iowa
Hope CollegeUniversity of Michigan
University of Indiana-BloomingtonUniversity of the Sciences
Iowa State UniversityValparaiso University
Johnson & Wales UniversityWayne State University
Kuyper CollegeWestern Michigan University

Discover Your Path to College and a Career

Our College Counseling program is designed to guide students and parents through the post-secondary planning process and to create plans for college or other post-secondary experiences. We want students to have the knowledge and resources necessary to make informed and successful post-secondary decisions. We work with each student during an advisory class, as well as group meetings, and also meet one-on-one with juniors and seniors for individualized planning.

Scheduling and Curriculum

Our rigorous, college preparatory curriculum aims at college readiness for all graduates. Students are required to complete at least two AP courses, submit college applications, and fulfill at least 60 hours of community service before graduation. Course registration occurs school-wide twice each academic year. However, Ms. Timmer is available to meet with students individually as well, to plan out academic courses and to discuss school curriculum.

College Visits

Our College Counseling team hosts college and university representatives each year. Juniors and seniors are encouraged to attend the representatives’ presentations to learn more about the individual schools and to gain insight into numerous educational programs available. Students should register to attend these visits no later than the Friday prior to the scheduled visit. Sign up forms are located in the College Counseling team’s office.

Campus Visits

A critical step in finding the right college or university is to visit the campus and see it up close. Juniors and seniors at Wellspring Prep are given two excused absences each academic year to visit colleges or universities of their choice. In order to receive the excused absence, students must complete the Campus Visit Form and turn it in to Ms. Timmer two weeks in advance of the trip. 

Online Courses

The state catalogue of online courses can be found HERE. Students interested in online coursework must complete the online course request form available from the school registrar.

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Wellspring Preparatory High School has partnered with Parchment to order and send your transcript and other credentials securely. Click HERE to create an account and order your transcript

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