USA Connecticut, USA
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  • Private

East Catholic High School

Established: 1961

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    600
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Catholic
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL 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.

FACILITIES
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.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
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.

Famous Alumni

https://www.echs.com/Alumni

  • 9, 10, 11 Grades at School
  • 4% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:11
SAT Average
1438
ACT Average
28
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
Sports
American Football, Baseball, Basketball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cheerleading, Cheerleading, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Cross Country Running, Field Hockey, Golf, Golf, Hockey, Hockey, Indoor Track, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Lacrosse, Lacrosse, Outdoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Swimming, Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
Acting, Animation, Dance - Fundamentals, Digital Animation, Digital Art and Design, Digital Photography and Design, Drawing, Graphic Design, Painting, Sculpture, Studio Art, Studio Art: 2D Design, Theater Production, Video Art
Music
Band, Band - Concert, Chamber Choir, Jazz Band, Music Theory, Piano, String Ensemble
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, English Language and Composition, European History, French Language, Psychology, Spanish Literature and Culture
Languages
French, Latin, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Astronomy Club, Classics Club, Debate, Distributive Educations Clubs of America (DECA), International Club, Intramural Sports, Liturgical Choir, Math Team, Mock Trial, Music Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Peer Ministry, Pep Band, Robotics Club, Science Club, Skiing Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Government, Ukulele Club, World Club
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
14-19
TOEFL Required
80
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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