"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.
The Colorado Springs School
School DescriptionFounded in 1962, Colorado Springs School is a private, college preparatory day school. Students learn through traditional and experiential methods based in “real world” experiences inside and outside of the classroom.
The 28-acre campus is located at the foot of the Rocky Mountains on a former estate built in 1907. The school’s main building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The school’s facilities include a theater, gallery, performing arts center, gymnasium, and newly developed innovation lab.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Some of the competitive athletic teams offered at Colorado Springs include soccer, basketball, volleyball, cross-country, tennis, lacrosse, golf, and mountain biking. For those with more creative interests, three plays/musicals are performed each year in the on-campus performing arts center. The school also offers many arts courses.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Niche ranked The Colorado Springs School the third-best private school in Colorado. The school was also ranked #1 Best Private School by The Colorado Springs Business Journal in 2016.
Home to the United States Olympics Training Center, Colorado Springs is a destination for year-round outdoor activities such as running, hiking, cycling, and winter sports.
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Niche #3 Best Private School in Colorado, The Colorado Springs Business Journal #1 Best Private School 2016
- 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 28 acres Campus Size
- 15% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size16
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableNo
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11
ELTiS MinimumNot Accepted
TOEFL Minimum85-90 (varies by grade)
TOEFL Junior Required785
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Completion of online application required. Age restrictions: applicants must apply for the appropriate grade level based on age during enrollment (Grade 9: 14/15 years old; Grade 10: 15/16 years old; Grade 11: 16/17 years old) and educational background. School does not enroll 18 year olds in grade 11 - they cannot be older than 19 to graduate from CSS. Minimum TOEFL for grade 9 applicants is 85 - MInimum TOEFL for grades 10 - 11 is 90.
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