What is the most important factor for international students when selecting a US high school to apply to?
Whittier Christian High School
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Situated half an hour from the city of Los Angeles and 40 minutes from the beaches of the Pacific Ocean, Whittier Christian High School is a private, non-denominational US Christian day school. It offers an intimate class size, the 1:1 iPad Instructional Program and the flexibility of three academic tracks.
The high school recently completed construction on a new gymnasium. Other facilities of note on the 20-acre campus include the state-of-the-art computer lab, digital art and science labs, a multimedia presentation room, an auditorium and a choir/art gallery.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Athletics are a big part of the culture at Whittier Christian High School. Students are extremely proud of their high school’s history as champions in sports such as football,
basketball, volleyball and softball. In fact, many of its alumni have gone on to play at the college and professional level sports.
For those students interested in fine and performing arts, an extensive program offers a variety of choices from studio art, dance, choir and string ensemble, to jazz, concert and marching band.
La Habra is located in Orange County, California near some of the most beautiful beaches in America. It’s also a short distance from the famous Disneyland theme park. The city has plenty of shopping, entertainment, parks and bike trails too!
Educatius PDF: Whittier Christian High School Profile PDF
Visit School Site: Whittier Christian High School
Visit City Site: La Habra, California
- 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 20 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?No
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size21
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11
TOEFL Minimum40-50 (According to Grade)
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Also accepts SLATE, minimum 3.0.
Blogs and News!
Educatius Group’s North American head office has been certified by ISO 9001:2015’s globally respected quality standards.
Educatius Group’s USA F-1 Inbound High School Program Listed by CSIET for 5th year in a Row
Educatius Group received the largest number of international high school students on CSIET F-1 high school programs in 2017-2018!
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!
"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.
Similar Schools (3)
DePaul Catholic High School
SCHOOL PROFILE DePaul Catholic High School is a co-educational college preparatory high school where the low student to teacher ratio allows for a more individualized education. At DePaul, international high school students from grades 9 to 12 have many offerings including three foreign languages, over 12 AP courses, and over 30 extracurricular activities. FACILITIES Since 2013, DePaul Catholic expanded facilities to include a new student information commons as well as a new admissions and advancement Suite. Furthermore, there is wireless internet available throughout the school campus. SPORTS AND ARTS Since 2012, DePaul Catholic has won 33 Championships in League, County and Conference level competitions. The school’s outstanding wrestling team won five consecutive district championships. In addition, ten student-athletes were awarded All-American status in their sport. Most impressively, 150 DePaul Catholic student-athletes, in the past 4 years, have gone on to play collegiate leve
Birmingham Community Charter High School
SCHOOL PROFILE Birmingham 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. <p align="middle"><iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/JfnsI0lARh0" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen></iframe></p> FACILITIES 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
Saint Edward's School
SCHOOL PROFILE Saint Edward’s School is an independent, coeducational college preparatory with a challenging upper-school curriculum which includes 24 advanced placement courses. International students can join programs like STEM, entrepreneurship/business classes, a Global Initiatives Program and internship opportunities while attending Saint Edward’s. FACILITIES The beautiful 26-acre campus is set along the Treasure Coast off the Indian River Lagoon—complete with a dock and a fleet of boats. Other facilities include an 800-seat performing arts center, aquatic complex, 2 gymnasiums, fine arts center with music and art studios. There are also two libraries, playing fields and 8 science labs. SPORTS AND ARTS Saint Edwards School has a very competitive sports program, fielding numerous championship teams. The fine and performing arts programs’ instructors are practicing artists. Participation in choral and instrumental music, art and art history, as well as technical theater practice a