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State

Kansas

Number of Students

200 (7% international)

SAT Average

1891

Accepting Students to Grades

8-11

Bishop Seabury Academy

Private Day School – Lawrence , Kansas

Bishop Seabury Academy is an independent, private college preparatory high school located in the Midwest region of the US. The day school has earned a solid reputation for promoting scholastic growth and character development within its student body. The inspired, committed teachers stress a challenging core curriculum that emphasizes critical thinking in all subject areas and asks students to take an active interest in their education and ultimately, their futures.

Facilities
Bishop Seabury High School’s eight acre campus’s new facilities were opened in 2003. In 2008, Reese Hall, home to the fine arts and foreign language departments, was completed. The athletic facilities include a gymnasium (that doubles as an auditorium), a weight room, locker and dressing rooms, a swimming pool, tennis courts and athletic fields.

Sports and Arts
Every student is expected to participate in both athletics and the arts. The Raku field trip, one of many exciting opportunities, has become an annual tradition for Advanced Art students to experience the western version of Raku firing for ceramic pieces.

Community Information
Lawrence, Kansas is the sixth largest city in the state with a population of 92,048. Known for its thriving music and art scene, it’s also home to the University of Kansas. In 2007, Lawrence was named one of the best places to retire by U.S. News & World Report and in 2011 it was named one of America’s 10 best college towns by Parents & Colleges.

Location
Lawrence is the anchor city of the Lawrence, Kansas Metropolitan Area, which encompasses all of Douglas County. Located 25 miles east of Topeka, Kansas, and 41 miles west of Kansas City, Missouri.

Area Population: 92,048
City Website: City of Lawrence

Dates
Estimated Start Date: Mid-August
Estimated End Date: Mid-June

School Facts

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

200 (7% international)

Accepting Students to Grades

8-11

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:10

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offer Diploma

Yes

School Uniform

Yes

Campus Size

8 Acres

SAT Average

1891

Foreign Languages

  • French
  • Latin
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

97%

Arts

  • Forensics
  • Music
  • Theatre
  • Visual

AP Courses

  • Calculus AB
  • Comparative Government and Politics
  • English Language and Composition
  • Latin
  • Physics
  • US History

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Academic Contests
  • Basketball
  • Chorus
  • Yearbook

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptance

Evergreen College, Harvard University, Occidental College, Pacific University, University of California, University of Southern California, Washington University, Western Washington University, Whitman University, Yale University

University Acceptance Rate:
97%

ACT Average:
26.2

Closest International and Local Airports: Kansas City International Airport (MCI)
For Details Visit Website: Bishop Seabury Academy

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