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Rancho Solano Preparatory School
School DescriptionRancho Solano Preparatory School is a leading private school in Arizona, only 30 minutes from downtown Phoenix. Interactive, discussion-based classes feature small groups and individualized instruction.
Rancho Solano Preparatory's Upper School is one of the newest, most innovative educational facilities in the country. The sports facilities feature a regulation college-length basketball floor, a weight room, fields, and outdoor courts.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Popular sports at Rancho Solano Preparatory School include lacrosse and basketball (for boys and girls) and volleyball (for girls). They also have a successful eSports Team. State regulations allow international students in grades 9-11 to participate in any Junior Varsity (JV) sports teams.
Members of the high school perform regularly in festivals, concerts, and competitions as part of the fine arts program. Rancho Solano offers unique course options such as global art and cultures as well as character design animation.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Rancho Solano Preparatory School is the only private school in the greater Phoenix area to receive International Baccalaureate authorization.
Scottsdale is located in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The city offers international students the opportunity to explore restaurants, retail shops, art galleries and more.
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- 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Post Graduate (PG) Grades at School
- 25% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Speciality ProgramsComputer Sciences, Foundations in Personal Finance, Information Technology in a Global Society, Sports & Entertainment Marketing
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11, 12, 8
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Minimum Duolingo: 65; Accepted TOEFL, TOEFL Jr., OOPT and IELTS. Interview is always needed to assess scores
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