USA Georgia, USA
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Henry County Schools

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    1000
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

DISTRICT PROFILE
Henry County School District’s nine schools focus on technology, community, creativity, and students’ individual talents. Students will get an authentic American experience near cultural Atlanta, Georgia, a hub of the music industry. The school offers over 20 AP courses including 3D studio art and German.

FACILITIES
The district’s central Georgia campuses feature state-of-the-art facilities including sports fields, high-tech classrooms, art studios, and music rooms.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Henry County’s high schools have won several district and state titles in sports including basketball, football, track and field, and wrestling.
Students at the schools can take art courses such as theater arts, dance, and painting as well as participate in various extracurriculars such as creative writing, drama, and music honor society. One high school in the district has a nationally acclaimed band that won the Silver Grand Champion Award.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Henry County is very close to Atlanta, Georgia. The city of Atlanta is known for its culture and musical opportunities as well as the largest aquarium in the country, shopping, amusement parks, and professional sports. The community of Henry County offers a variety of recreational and cultural activities such as Frisbee, golf, paintball, parks, peach orchards, and skating rinks.

Visit School Site: Henry County Schools
Visit City Site: McDonough, Georgia

  • 9, 10, 11 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:17
SAT Average
1015
ACT Average
19.8
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Skiing, Football, Football, Golf, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
Art, Drama, Drawing, Painting, Photography, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Sculpture, Studio Art - 2D Design, Studio Art - 3D Design, Studio Art - Drawing, Theater Arts, Video Game Design
Music
Band - Concert, Choir, Jazz Band, Orchestra, Pit Band, Symphonic Band
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, European History, Human Geography, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Physics 1, Psychology, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History
Languages
French, German, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Anime Club, Book Club, Career and Community Leaders of America, Chess Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Future Educators of America (FEA), Future Health Professionals (HOSA), Gymnastics, Mock Trial, Music Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Spanish Club, Speech and Debate, Student Government, Students of America
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
14-17
ELTiS Minimum
206
TOEFL Minimum
45
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Admissions decision for the Fall are provided after March 1st. Students need to provide original transcripts upon arrival.

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