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Moreau Catholic High School

Established: 1965
City
STEM

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    965
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Catholic
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Moreau Catholic High School is an independent Catholic coeducational college pre- paratory institution, with 965 students currently enrolled in grades 9-12. Educators at Moreau encourage students to become life-long learners and effective communicators. Students are able to participate in the extensive extra-curricular program as well as the amazing academic program guided by dedicated faculty. This allows for students to grow and become well-rounded individuals.

FACILITIES
Moreau Catholic’s students can enjoy the spacious campus, including two art studios, a dance studio, the newly-renovated Teves Theater, the Brother Stephen Walsh Memorial Gallery, athletic facilities, a library, and learning commons. In addition, Moreau Catholic introduced 2 new spaces in the Fall of 2016: zSpace, a virtual reality science lab, and Design Studio, a classroom where students can apply scientific principles in an environment that promote risk-taking and invention.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Moreau participates in the Mission Valley Athletic League (MVAL) which allows the stu- dent-athletes the opportunity to compete against other top-notch schools. Each year students earn acceptance to the most prestigious collegiate art programs in the country due to Moreau Catholic’s ensembles who regularly perform in extraordinary musical productions, earning regional and national acclaim.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Hayward is known as the “Heart of the Bay” due to its central and convenient location in Alameda County – 25 miles southeast of San Francisco, 14 miles south of Oakland, and 26 miles north of San Jose. International students will be able to explore and experience much of what Southern California has to offer, all within minutes of Hayward.

Famous Alumni

Rosie Rios - U.S. Treasurer

  • 9, 10, 11 Grades at School
  • 14 acres Campus Size
  • 5% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:15
Average Class Size
25
SAT Average
1390
ACT Average
28
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
Speciality Programs
Very Strong STEM program and related courses. Moreau has been recognized twice as an Apple Distinguished School for excellence and leadership in the use of technology. Students must participate in approximately 75 hours of community service and a Capstone-related project senior year.
Sports
Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo
Arts
American Musical Theory, Ceramics, Drama, Drama, Drawing and Painting, Film Academy, Painting, Play Directing, Sculpture, Studio Art
Music
Band, Choir, Choir - Concert, Instrumental Music, Jazz Ensemble, Orchestra, Symphonic Band
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Chinese Language and Culture, Comparative Government and Politics, Computer Science A, Computer Science A, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, Human Geography, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Physics 1, Psychology, Spanish Language and Culture, Spanish Literature and Culture, Statistics, US History
Languages
Chinese, French, French Language and Culture, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
African American Student Association, Asian Culture, Ballroom Dancing, Mathematical group, Mock Trial, Model United Nations (Model UN), National Honor Society, Programming, Robotics and Engineering, Speech and Debate, Stock Market, Student Ambassador
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
-19
ELTiS Required
Not Accepted
TOEFL Required
Grade 9: 60, Grade 10 & 11: 70
TOEFL Junior Required
840 (280 or higher on each section) for grade 9
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Accept the IELTS exam for students (we ask candidates to aim for a 6.0) and the ITEP Slate exam we ask candidates to aim for a 5.0. Tuition payments include a non-refundable $5,000 tuition deposit. Full tuition for the 2017-2018 school year will be paid by a deposit of $5,000 due within 20 days of acceptance. The remaining balance is due by April 1. The I-20 will be issued only after receipt of the full payment. Tuition including the deposit, less a $500 processing fee, is fully refundable should the student be denied a visa after 2 attempts.

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