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Georgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory School
School DescriptionGeorgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory High School is located 2 hours south of San Francisco. The school offers honors and Advanced Placement courses, including four intensive paths in art, science and technology, humanities, and languages.
The campus features a printing press for book making, an audio engineering lab with recording studios, and a photography dark room. It also has large music and art rooms as well as dance, drama, and ceramics studios.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Students can participate in both traditional and non-traditional sports like mountain biking, surfing, sailing, and Ultimate Frisbee. Georgiana's fine arts program aids students in their creativity whether they join fine arts courses or clubs after school. State regulations in California can cause some restrictions for international students playing Varsity-level sports at their school. Please contact us for details.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
In 2006, Georgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory High School was named the “Best in the World” in Advanced Placement art history for a school of its size. The school newspaper is regularly recognized for its quality by the Columbia School of Journalism, the National Scholastic Press Association, and Quill & Scroll.
Santa Cruz sits along the northern edge of California’s Monterey Bay. It’s known for its moderate climate, ancient redwood forests, and natural coastline. The Santa Cruz Beach & Boardwalk is great for surfers and world famous for its landmark wooden roller coaster.
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- 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 2 acres Campus Size
- 9% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size12
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11, 12
ELTiS MinimumNot Accepted
TOEFL Junior Required745
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Minimum Duolingo: 95; Supplemental Form: Natural Parent Questionnaire *Will accept semester students in Fall
Real Stories from Real Students:
Kirby’s International Students Program makes sure we all feel welcomed and get to know our classmates well and as fast as possible. The staff is constantly understanding of our situation and possible adaptation issues. Summing up, the program allows you to deepen your knowledge in the areas that interest you, while respecting everyone’s culture and experience.
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"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.
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