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Beckman Catholic School

Established: 1966

School Facts

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

School Description

With a challenging curriculum and great school community, Beckman Catholic School is great for international students. The school offers Advanced Placement courses, the option to take college courses locally or via the Internet, and the innovative "Project Lead the Way" program curriculum in the engineering and STEM fields.

Each student is given a Chromebook laptop to use and connect to the wireless network available in all classrooms. Facilities include computer rooms, an iPad lab, a multi-usage hall and a sports stadium.

International students may join sports, from freshman to the varsity level. Over the years, teams have won state championships in baseball, soccer, track and field, and girls golf. The arts department strongly encourages students to take part in a class or after school program to help develop creative talents.

Named among the top 50 Catholic High schools in America by the National Catholic High School Honor Roll. The class of 2021 was awarded over $1.2 million in scholarships and had a Composite ACT score of 24.3.

Dyersville is located one hour northeast of Cedar Rapids. The city has 100 acres of parks—in fact, the baseball field, Field of Dreams, was built for the iconic 1989 film of the same name.


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  • 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 25 acres Campus Size
  • 1% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
ACT Average
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
French Immersion
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country Running, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Digital Photography and Design, Drawing, Graphic Design, Sculpture, Speech, Theater
Band, Choir, Jazz Band, Jazz Choir, Vocal
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Calculus, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, US History
Clubs and Extracurricular
Art Club, Ballroom Dancing, Book Club, Campus Ministry, Future Farmers of America (FFA), Math Club, Ministry of Science, National Honor Society, Spanish Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Government, Vocal Music, Writing Club
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11
Ages Accepted
ELTiS Minimum
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Diploma is offered for students who attend 2+ years

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