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State

Arizona

Number of Students

1730

Accepting Students to Grades

9-12

IB Programs

Scottsdale Unified School District

Public School District – Scottsdale , Arizona

Scottsdale Unified School District (SUSD) accepts international students at five high schools from grades 9 to 12. Saguaro High School is one of the best high schools in the state of Arizona and showcases SUSD’s dedication to education. At Saguaro they offer programs such as the International Baccalaureate and STEM amongst others. All of the district’s high schools focus on contributing to the international student’s academic and cultural experience in America.

Facilities
The Scottsdale Unified School District boasts impressive campuses. Both the Arcadia and Saguaro High School campuses have recently been updated to better serve students. Many of SUSD’s schools feature computer labs, theaters, career centers, and production labs like Coronado High School.

Sports and Arts
SUSD Schools promote growth and teamwork through their sports programs. From 2015 to 2016, students brought home five State Sports Championships. To allow students to expand creatively, some fantastic arts programs are offered too. Students at Chaparral can take Culinary Arts or Sports Medicine; at Arcadia Advertising Art; and at Desert Mountain they are known for its award winning Visual and Performing Arts.

Awards and Accomplishments
Chaparral High School ranked #1 in the state and is the only school in Arizona to have student winners of the Siemens Westinghouse Competition and Intel Science Talent Search, two of the most prestigious science competitions in the U.S.

Community Information
Located only 20 minutes outside of Phoenix, Scottsdale is an urban metropolitan city known for its warm weather and is often referred to as a “golfer’s paradise.” It has more than 40 parks, 7 community centers, and dozens of recreation programs.

School Facts

Number Of Schools In District

5

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

1730

Accepting Students to Grades

9-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:16

ESL Programs

No

IB Programs

Yes

Offer Diploma

No

Religious Affiliation

None

Foreign Languages

  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Latin
  • Spanish

Arts

  • Dance
  • Fashion
  • Graphic Art Design
  • Music (Strings and Vocal)
  • Photography/Digital
  • Theater
  • Visual Arts
  • Vocal Ensemble

AP Courses

  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • English
  • French Language and Culture
  • Human Geography
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Psychology
  • Spanish Language and Culture
  • US Government and Politics
  • US History
  • World History

Sports

  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country Running
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Academic Team
  • Art
  • Band
  • Ceramics
  • Chorus
  • Community Service
  • Computer
  • Dance
  • Debate
  • Drawing
  • Media Center
  • Orchestra
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Science and Technology
  • Student Council
  • Student Newspaper
  • Theater
  • Yearbook

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Arizona State University, Brigham Young University, Dixie College, Duke University, Eastern Arizona College, Georgia State University, Grand Canyon University, Harvard University, Northern Arizona University, Northwestern University Pennsylvania State University, Stanford University, University of Arizona, University of Connecticut, University of Florida, University of Georgia, University of Notre Dame, University of Phoenix, Yale University

Closest International and Local Airports: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)
For Details Visit Website:   Scottsdale Unified School District

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