Students at GWA wear uniforms and are held to high standards of behavior, with character education being a cornerstone of the school. Additionally, George Washington Academy offers full-day kindergarten, a state of the art science lab, two computer/technology labs, a full library. and a very strong music and art program. Principal Don Fawson and Vice Principal Anya Yeager say they are thrilled with their award. "GWA simply offers another choice in education," said Yeager. "Our motto is 'Building a Strong Foundation,' which we do every day with the involvement of our devoted parents, faculty, and staff. We are a family and celebrate our successes knowing that we are all an important piece of the puzzle, so this award is very special to us." GWA currently has openings for students in Grades 6-8 and is accepting applications for all other grades. To learn more about the school, click on the video link below, visit www.gwacademy.org, or call 435-673-2232.