“There’s so Much to Do!”
“There’s so much to do for fun. We can walk to downtown Winston-Salem, or take the shuttle to go shopping; we hang out on campus watch movies in the rec room. My favorites are when we play music and hang out in our rooms.”
Jessie Gentle sA’21
- Develop leadership skills through Student Clubs and Organizations.
Academe literary magazineAthletic CouncilBlack Student UnionDebate ClubDiversity ClubDrama LlamasEcology ClubFellowship CouncilFood CommitteeGarden ClubGirl UpGrass Roots newspaperKey ClubHistory ClubHonor GuidesModel UNMu Alpha Theta Honors SocietyMusic ClubNational Honor SocietyNational Latin Honor SocietyNational Spanish Honor SocietyQSA (Queer Straight Alliance)Quill Pen YearbookRandom Acts of KindnessRoboticsSenior PrefectsSpanish ClubStudent Government AssociationYoung DemocratsYoung Republicans
Venture off campus into Winston-Salem & beyond for
Organized outings — shopping, dances, day trips, camping, and more
Arts & culture — theater, live music, films, dance, and more
Athletic events — at day students’ former schools, Wake Forest University, minor league baseball, and more
Lunch, dinner or coffee with friends
“Sometimes, we just hang out”
Down time is essential! Here’s what Academy students do to relax & have fun:
“We have great water gun wars!”“Late-night talks in each other’s rooms”“Movies in the Rec Room”“Going to the Salem College café”“Canoeing at Salem Lake”“Last minute dance parties”“Getting coffee in Winston-Salem”“Hanes Mall trips”“Playing board games”“Studying together – it’s so helpful and even fun at times”“Going to my friend’s tennis matches”“Jamming together on our ukulele & guitar”“Thrift shopping”“Walking in Old Salem & going to the Moravian Bakery”
Pictured above, students enjoyed attending the Wake Forest Homecoming football game!