WMA was established in 1947 to provide a Christ-centered education for elementary students of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Today, WMA offers a kindergarten through twelfth grade curriculum for Seventh-day Adventist constituents and families of other denominations committed to Christian Education in Highlands, Polk, and Hardee Counties of Central Florida. WMA is committed to excellence and innovation in order to provide a dynamic, well-rounded curriculum so that students will have opportunities to obtain thinking skills in addition to acquiring academic facts.
"It is the work of true education…to train the youth to be thinkers, and not mere reflectors of other men's thoughts." --E.G.White, Education, page 17.