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State

Wisconsin

Number of Students

600 (7% international)

Teachers with Advanced degrees

67%

Accepting Students to Grades

9-12

St. Francis Xavier Catholic High School

Private Day School – Appleton , Wisconsin

St. Francis Xavier High School is a Catholic college preparatory school with a community where students can develop individual talents and strive for academic excellence in a world of ever-changing technology. St. Francis Xavier High School offers unique courses, not typically available at the high school level, in the subjects of Computer Applications, Mock Trial, Criminal Justice, 3D Design, Architectural Drafting, Statistics, Accounting and Marketing.

Facilities
The academic wing includes a chapel, five computer labs, four science labs, a large guidance suite, and an expansive library media center. Each classroom is equipped with the latest in technology. The school’s performing arts center includes a 749-seat theater plus new rooms for band, chorus, drama and art.

Sports and Arts
St. Francis Xavier High School athletics has a rich tradition of success, and typically, well over half of the student body participates each year. St. Francis Xavier High School’s art program is also very impressive. The Xavier Theater Academy is an intensive learning / performance class geared toward dedicated, serious performers and technicians. Operating on a professional model under the direction of experienced staff and student interns, participants will learn about every aspect of theatrical production as they prepare for and present public performances of a Broadway musical at the end of the session.

Community Information
Appleton, Wisconsin is situated along the Fox River, about 100 miles south of the city of Green Bay. The largest park has seven baseball/softball fields, playground equipment, an indoor ice skating rink, a sledding hill, a picnic pavilion, a catch and release fishing pond and B.B.Q. grills. It is a very active city hosting around 50 events every year ranging from music festivals to farmer's market at the area famous Houdini Plaza which also doubles as a park and meeting place for residents. The city also offers many sports, hiking, and biking trails that international students can take advantage of. 

Location
Appleton is found about 40 minutes southwest of Green Bay.

Area Population: 73,000
City Website: City of Appleton

Dates
Estimated Start Date: Late August
Estimated End Date: Early June

School Facts

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

600 (7% international)

Accepting Students to Grades

9-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:17

Average Class Size

21

ESL Programs

No

IB Programs

No

Offer Diploma

Yes

School Uniform

Yes

Campus Size

30 Acres

Religious Affiliation

Catholic

Teachers with Advanced degrees

67%

Foreign Languages

  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

98%

Arts

  • 2D Design
  • 3D CAD Modeling
  • 3D Design
  • Acting
  • Acting Troupe
  • Advanced Computer Graphics and Design
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Basic Drafting
  • Ceramics
  • Chorale
  • Compositional Techniques
  • Computer Animation
  • Computer Assisted Drafting
  • Concert Band
  • Concert Choir
  • Drawing
  • Fashion Drawing
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Jewelry
  • Media Basics
  • Media Production
  • Music Theory
  • Orchestra
  • Painting
  • Playwriting
  • Theater
  • Wind Ensemble

AP Courses

  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Comparative Government and Politics
  • Environmental Science
  • Macroeconomics
  • Psychology
  • Statistics
  • US Government and Politics
  • US History

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Dance
  • Drill Team
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Weightlifting
  • Wrestling

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Art
  • Bowling
  • Chess
  • Environmental
  • Forensics
  • French National Honor Society
  • Future Business Leaders of America
  • Key
  • Mock Trial
  • National Honor Society
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Ping Pong
  • Prom Committee
  • Quiz Bowl
  • Robotics
  • Ski
  • Spanish National Honor Society
  • Student Ambassadors
  • Student Council
  • Theater

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

MBrown University, Florida State University, Indiana University, Marquette University, Purdue University, St. Norbert College, Stubenville University, University of California, University of Florida, University of Minnesota, University of Notre Dame, University of Wisconsin (Madison, Whitewater, Stevens Point, Green Bay, Lacrosse, Oshkosh)

University Acceptance Rate: 98%

ACT Average:
26

Since 2000, Xavier has had 28 National Merit Scholar finalists, 28 National Merit Scholars commended students and 12 Kohl Scholarship recipients.

Closest International and Local Airports: Austin Straubel International Airport (GRB), Appleton International Airport (ATW)
For Details Visit Website:   Xavier High School

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