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Schaumburg Christian School
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Just 30 minutes from downtown Chicago, Schaumburg Christian School is a private Christian day school for international students in grades 9-12. Its academic program is designed to prepare students for college by offering Honors, Advanced Placement and college-level dual credit courses.
Schaumburg Christian School has an 18 acre campus that includes computer/science/ home economics labs, music studios and ‘The Life Center” (consisting of three basketball courts, tennis courts, a walking track and two weight rooms).
SPORTS AND ARTS
Students are highly encouraged to join competitive sports teams like basketball, soccer and swimming.
For those individuals with artistic talents, the award-winning fine and performing arts programs give teens an opportunity to shine!
Schaumburg village is a suburban area that is not far from Chicago. International students have the opportunity to enjoy the town’s many shops and restaurants (it has the 11th largest mall in the USA), while also having easy access to the exciting cultural activities and entertainment that only a big city like Chicago can offer. It’s the best of both worlds.
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- Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 18 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableNo
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11, 12
Other - Eligibility Requirements?All students need to present official transcripts and the number of hours taken for each subject. Re-enrolling students fee is $325
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"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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