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Trinity Christian Academy
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Trinity Christian teachers utilize some of the latest technologies in their classrooms such as Smartboards and tablets. Many students have gone on to study at prestigious colleges and universities across the United States.
Trinity Christian is located on a beautiful 150 acre campus. International students can relax between classes or enjoy the sunny Florida weather during lunch with friends. There are also five different computer labs available on campus for students.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Trinity Christian Academy’s athletic programs offer a range of sports for male and female athletes to compete in.
The school also offers some of the best fine arts courses in Florida, such as marching band and drawing. Private piano and voice lessons are exclusively offered by well-qualified teachers.
Jacksonville is the largest city in Florida and is located on the northeastern coast of the state. International students will enjoy great Florida weather, a large city center with many fun activities, famous universities, and beaches.
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Awards and Accomplishments Of School
33% of graduating seniors graduated w/ a concurrent AA degree; Graduating seniors earned over 5 million dollars in scholarship offers this year; Athletes participated in National Signing Day for University sports programs
Daniel Davis, President of Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce;
Honorable Janet Adkins, Florida House of Representatives;
Honorable Eric Gordon, Arizona Superior Court Judge;
David Eure, Founder & President of Lighthouse Schools;
Gus Scott, NFL New England Patriots;
Isaiah Ford, NFL Miami Dolphins;
Jamie Harper, NFL Tennessee Titans;
Gerard Ross, NFL Seattle Seahawks;
Jeffery Holland, NFL Denver Broncos;
Andre Smith, NFL Carolina Panthers;
Kendrick Norton, NFL Miami Dolphins & Carolina Panthers;
Kevin Tolliver, NFL Chicago Bears;
- K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 135 acres Campus Size
- 6% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Speciality ProgramsInternships, National Honor Society, Student Council, Science club, international club
Accepting Students in Grades7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
TOEFL Junior Required675
Other - Eligibility Requirements?12th grade students only for US Transfers
Blogs and News!
"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.
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