W.T. White Collegiate Academy is designed to serve incoming ninth-grade students who:
- Want to earn a high school diploma and two-year college degree in four years
- Realize the long-term benefits of study and academic rigor
- Are independent thinker who welcome the challenge of becoming a trailblazer
- Are ready to explore career options in business or teaching
- Welcome the opportunity to engage with peers in an academically accelerated learning environment
The academy will accept up to 125 ninth-grade students per year, and students will move together as a cohort as they progress through high school.
Students will attend ninth and tenth grade at W.T. White High School in a dedicated wing of the building. For their junior and senior years, students will attend classes on the Brookhaven College campus. Transportation will be provided at no charge.