USA Colorado, USA
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Poudre School District

Established: 1866
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School Facts

  • Number of Students
    1900
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Fall Semester, Fall Year, Spring Semester, Spring Year

School Description

Located in the northern Colorado city of Fort Collins, Poudre School District is the 9th largest school district in the state. Poudre School District offers the world-renowned
International Baccalaureate Diploma along with a dual course partnership with Aims Community College.

FACILITIES
The district has invested around $375 million in building three new schools, an athletics complex, installation of new artificial turf on football fields, technology upgrades in the
media center tech labs, and to renovate all of the athletic and school facilities district wide.

SPORTS AND ARTS
International students are welcome to play sports with their American peers in sports like golf, soccer, Nordic skiing, flag football and more. There is a dedicated Athletic Director
at each school who oversees the sports programs of their school. Poudre School District is committed to offering comprehensive art education through The Whole Child program. The program includes many art components such as Musical Arts, Movement Arts and Visual Arts.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Poudre School District has an award winning Robotics team bringing home 9 awards since 2001. In 2018 they were finalists at Utah Regionals and won the Woodie Flowers Award at Colorado Regionals.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Fort Collins is a vibrant town full of local eateries, boutiques and home to Colorado State University. With 300 days of sunshine, snow-capped mountains, charming lakes and clear-running rivers, Fort Collins is perfect for international students who would like to fully experience the American culture. The town is home to fabulous recreational opportunities, diverse cultural attractions and family fun.


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Awards and Accomplishments Of School

Excellence in Education Awards, the Promising Teacher Award winner

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:17
Average Class Size
25
SAT Average
1270
ACT Average
28
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
French Immersion
No
Speciality Programs
Future Farmers of America, Citizen's Committee, Robotics, STEM program, PWR Internship Program, PACE Program & Pre - Apprenticeship Programs, Culinary Arts – Chef Program, AVID Program
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Cross Country Running, Dance, Flag Football, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Skiing, Skiing, Soccer, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and Diving, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling, Wrestling
Arts
2D Drawing and Painting, 3D Art, Acting, Digital Art and Design, Jewelry, Photography, Pottery and Sculpture, Studio Art, Theater - Design and Production, Theater - Technical Theater, Video And Digital Imaging, Video Production
Music
A Cappella, Band, Chorus, Jazz, Orchestra
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Human Geography, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History
Languages
French, German, Spanish
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
14-18
ELTiS Minimum
214

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