USA Indiana, USA
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  • Private

Scecina Memorial High School

Established: 1953

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    450
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Catholic
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Scecina Memorial High School is a private Catholic, college preparatory school located in Indianapolis. Educating students in grades 9-11 through over 15 Honor and Advanced Placement courses, it also offers the Project Lead The Way program that teaches a biomedical science curriculum in physiology, genetics, microbiology and public health. The high school has a low ratio of international-to-U.S. students, so foreign kids can experience what’s it’s really like to be a teenager in America!

FACILITIES
In recent years, the school has added or updated eight classrooms, a science lab, a guidance center and a soundproof music room. There’s also a gymnasium and locker rooms, and improvements were recently made to the site’s technology infrastructure.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Students participate in competitive sports teams such as lacrosse, golf, gymnastics and bowling.

Presented with a wide-variety of arts courses, extracurricular activities and clubs, students can express themselves creatively, or develop their passions and interests.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Established in 1953, Scecina Memorial High School is the oldest archdiocesan high school in Indianapolis.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
The school is situated in the friendly Irvington neighborhood, just minutes from downtown Indianapolis. The 13th largest city in the U.S., Indianapolis is the epicenter for activities such as museums, professional sporting events, entertainment and shopping. It’s also home of the world-famous Indianapolis (Indi) 500 automobile race.

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 10 acres Campus Size
  • 7% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:17
Average Class Size
17
SAT Average
1160
ACT Average
28
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Speciality Programs
Graduated students are eligible to graduate at Scecina if they meet the requirements of the state of Indiana, and enroll before their 20th birthday.
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Football, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
2D Art, 3D Art, Ceramics, Drama, Drawing, Instrumental Instruction, Jewelry, Painting, Portfolio Development, Visual Communication
Music
Band, Band, Choir, Choir, Choir - Advanced, Music Theory and Composition, Women's Choir
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Art History, Calculus AB, Data Management, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, Human Geography, Latin Language, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Physics 1, Psychology, Spanish Language and Culture, US Government and Politics, US History
Languages
French, French, French Language and Culture, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Brain Bowl, Cooking Club, Fitness Club, Latin Club, National Honor Society, Robotics and Engineering, Rock Band, Spanish Club, Student Ambassadors
Accepting Students in Grades
Yes
Ages Accepted
-20
ELTiS Required
228
TOEFL Required
69
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
IELTS 5.5 accepted. Graduated students are eligible to graduate at Scecina if they meet the requirements of the state of Indiana, and enroll before their 20th birthday. Allows Late Arrivals up to September 3rd

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