USA California, USA
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Grace Brethren High School

Established: 1978
City

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    430
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Christian
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Founded in 1978, Grace Brethren High School is a competitive, College Preparatory High School located in the heart of Simi Valley, California. With international students limited to approximately 9% of the total student population, Grace Brethren High School is great environment to experience American culture and life. They are proud to offer international students a comprehensive college prep academic, arts and athletics curriculum. Students will have the opportunity to challenge themselves with over 15 different Advanced Placement Courses.

FACILITIES
The facilities at Grace Brethren High School include state of the art classrooms, science labs, and expansive list of athletic amenities.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Grace Brethren High School has a distinctly competitive position due to its tops level coaching, size, and location within the Tri-County Athletic Association. At Grace Brethren High School there are athletes who go on to receive college scholarships, as well as students who simply wish to add to their high school experience by playing sports. Grace Brethren High School provides the opportunity for development in the arts with courses such as ceramics, 3D design and film production.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
The Grace Brethren High School robotics team is currently ranked first in California and twentieth in the world.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Simi Valley is approximately one hour north-west of Los Angeles. International students can visit a variety of parks, shopping centers, theaters and other forms of entertainment within the city. Simi Valley is located within driving distance to some of California’s most famous universities such as University of California Los Angeles.

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 13 acres Campus Size
  • 10% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size
25
SAT Average
1150
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Sports
Basketball, Cheerleading, Equestrian, Equestrian, Football, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball
Arts
Ceramics, Computer Graphics, Drama, Film Academy, Film Television, Graphic Arts, Media, Photography, Speech, Studio Art, Studio Art - 3D Design, Studio Art: 2D Design
Music
Band, Choir, Jazz Band
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Computer Programming, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, European History, Physics 1, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History
Languages
Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
California Scholastic Federation, Community Service, Leadership Club, Mock Trial, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Scientific team, Spanish Club, Thespian Society
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
-19
ELTiS Required
225
TOEFL Required
80
TOEFL Junior Required
800
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Grade 12th only if coming from US School. Accepts iTEP Slate English Test: 3.5 score. Will need online application filled out as well and need completed immunizations in order to release I-20.

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