"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.
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Dunn School is a college preparatory boarding school under an hour from the beautiful beaches of Santa Barbara. More than 10 AP courses and a comprehensive STEM program are available to students, as well as a strong arts program and year round athletics.
The 55-acre campus features state-of-the-art facilities such as a performing and fine arts center, an outdoor heated swimming pool, and on-campus residence halls as well as unique, recently renovated 3D printing and research and development labs.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Dunn School’s extensive athletics program offers students over a dozen options including year-round dance, equestrian, and fitness for both girls and boys.
Students can choose from art courses and activities such as acting, ensemble, and improv. They also offer six styles of dance including hip-hop, ballet, and Scottish country.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Dunn School Alumni Abu Danladi was chosen as the Major League Soccer #1 overall draft pick in 2017. Other alumnus include Oscar-winning animator Aidan Terry and 2008 UN Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Ted Alemayhu.
DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Students live in traditional on-campus residence halls either in a single or with an English- speaking roommate. Each dormitory includes a full kitchen, a lounge area, and laundry facilities.
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Aidan Terry, Oscar Winner; Ru Kuwahata, Oscar nominee; Mike Boone, Innovator/Inventor/Entrepeneur ;William Matthews, Modern Western Artist; Ted Alemayhu, US Doctors for Africa and US Congressional candidate, 2008 UN E.R. Lifetime Achievement Award recipient
- 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 55 acres Campus Size
- 25% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?No
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size10
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Speciality ProgramsBiology Calculus AB Calculus BC Chemistry Chinese Language and Culture English Language and Composition English Literature and Composition Macroeconomics Microeconomics Spanish Language and Culture Statistics Studio Art US History World History
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Chinese speaking students who do not visit campus must interview through Vericant.
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