As Woodlands Academy expands its campus and plans for generations, it invites the community to an open house from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 18, at the Academy, 760 E. Westleigh Road, Lake Forest.
Attendees will learn more about the expanded Woodlands Academy campus made possible by the astounding gift of 23 acres of the Barat property.
Topics to be covered include:
• Landscaping plans
• Preserving the natural environment of the ravines and trees
• Sensitivity to neighbors, existing buildings and the streetscape
• Expanded outdoor gathering spaces
• Planned preservation of Old Main materials
There will be the opportunity to ask questions.
Founded in 1858, Woodlands Academy is an independent Catholic college preparatory day and boarding high school for young women, and part of a worldwide network of Sacred Heart Schools that spans 19 cities in the United States and 44 countries around the world. A nonprofit, Woodlands Academy's identity is rooted in Saint Madeleine Sophie Barat's desire to inspire young hearts and minds to excel, to lead lives of integrity and to serve. For more information about Woodlands Academy, please visit www.woodlandsacademy.org