Fascinated by the multi-cultural, open and tolerant California, Victoria decided to stay on and become one of them. She wanted to study International Relations at UCLA because she loved to work with different cultures, countries and politics.
Birmingham Community Charter High School
School DescriptionBirmingham Community Charter High School is an independent US public high school accepting international students in grades 10-12. Birmingham Community Charter High School places a strong emphasis on curriculum in the fields of science, health, and business technology. The school’s personalized Small Learning Communities group students by common interest.
Birmingham Community Charter High School recently invested over one million dollars in technology tools, a medical lab, and a STEM lab. The school’s athletic facilities are some of the best in the state, featuring an outdoor swimming pool, an 11,000-person football and track stadium, and various courts and fields.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Birmingham Community Charter High School has one of the largest athletics program in the entire San Fernando Valley, offering competitive sports such as American football, softball, and water polo.
Its award-winning filmmaking program has produced successful artists such as Emmy Award-winning actress and director Sally Field. In addition to the school’s outstanding
filmmaking and performing arts programs, students can participate in courses such as vocal music and photography.
Birmingham is centrally located in a suburban area of Los Angeles known as The San Fernando Valley, only 40 minutes from downtown Los Angeles. Students can also travel to southern California’s famous beaches in less than an hour.
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Marc Cohen - Host for ABC talk show;
Sally Field - Actress;
Terry Gilliam - Director, actor;
Jermaine Jackson - Singer, songwriter;
Linda Lingle - Governor of Hawaii;
Michael Milken - Financier and philanthropist;
Tamera Mowry - Actress;
Tia Mowry - Actress;
Robert Newman - Actor;
Michael Ovitz - American businessman and philanthropist;
Daniel Pearl - Journalist for the Wall Street Journal;
Sally Ride - Physicist, former NASA astronaut;
Paul Rodriguez Jr. - Professional skateboarder;
Bobby Sherman - Actor;
Karen Valentine - Actress;
Cindy Williams - Actress;
Jeron Wilson - Professional skateboarder;
Pamela Skaist-Levy - Founder of Juicy Couture;
Mossimo Giannulli - Founder of Mossimo;
Michael Richards - Actor
- 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 70 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Accepting Students in Grades10, 11, 12
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Require Health & Immunization documents to issue acceptance. Grade 12 students will need to provide course descriptions. Application Fee USD 200. Supplemental Forms Before Acceptance: All EDU Health & Immunizations forms. Require Health & Immunization documents to issue acceptance. Grade 12 students will need to provide course descriptions.
Blogs and News!
"International students who study at a US high school have an inside-track to attend a US University," according to Educatius Group's Academic Director Dr. Sharon Tan.
Educatius Group’s USA F-1 Inbound High School Program Listed by CSIET for 7th year in a Row
"Enjoy every moment like it is your last.” That phrase was my motto I lived by this past year.
It is impossible to believe March is coming to an end. With that being said, just a small reminder that Graduation is less than two months away and not to mention Prom is next month!!! Time truly flies when you are having a good time and when you are far away from home.
It's a great challenge for international students to leave their home and comfort zone. But living with an American host family will leave you with a lot of good memories. Today let me share with you my tips from living with host families for three years in American high schools!
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