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East Catholic High School
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
East Catholic High School is a private collegiate preparatory high school. The school offers 13 AP course options and was awarded a National Blue Ribbon. Students can also enroll in many curricular and extracurricular activities to help advance their future studies in STEM, Fine Arts, and more.
East Catholic High School recently opened a new math, science, and technology wing. The school also has upgraded the Fine Arts Center to enhance the school's fine arts program.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Since 1961, East Catholic High School has won 59 state athletic championships. Students are encouraged to join sports teams over 80% of the student body participating in one or more sports teams.
A wide variety of Fine Art courses and extracurricular activities are available for international students. Artists will find themselves especially at home with many art, sculpture, and drawing courses.
A suburb of Hartford, the town of Manchester is located halfway between the major cities of Boston and New York City. Students can enjoy shopping in local outlet malls as well as hiking trails.
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- 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 4% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?No
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableNo
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11
Other - Eligibility Requirements?o There are AP classes and dual enrollment (UConn) • Video testimonials available online • Extra-help is available • 98% of students go to college after graduation • SAT scores are above average • 85% of students play varsity sports (which can translate to PE credit)
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