USA Massachusetts, USA
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Groton-Dunstable Regional High School

Established: 2003

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    761
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Located in northern Massachusetts along the New Hampshire border, Groton-Dunstable Regional High School is only an hour from the city of Boston and minutes from several ski mountains. Rated “A ” by Niche, the school has partnerships with a college and a university to offer dual enrollment courses in six different subjects.

FACILITIES
Modern campus facilities include an auditorium, science labs, a photography studio, sport fields, tennis courts, and more.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Sports like skiing take advantage of the school’s location and climate while students can also participate in traditional team sports such as baseball, lacrosse, and field hockey.
Groton-Dunstable’s outstanding photography and journalism program has graduated several notable alumni including Dan Shaunnesy, a sports writer for the Boston Globe, and Stephan Kornacki Jr., a political journalist and correspondent for NBC News.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
The town of Groton is located about one hour from Boston and only twenty minutes from the nearest ski mountain. Students can also travel just fifteen minutes to the New Hampshire border and enjoy the state’s skiing, hiking, and other outdoor activities.

                  


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Awards and Accomplishments Of School

Scored top 25% of ACT/SAT Scores; One of the Top 300 Newsweek Ranked Schools; Football team state champions; Swim coach is former oplympian;


School News

Educatius student Yihe P. was awarded a $92,000 ($23,000 per year) scholarship to attend Saint Anselm College, in New Hampshire. The college is ranked in the top 100 National Liberal Arts Colleges in the United States.


Famous Alumni

Dan Shaunnesy - an American sports writer. He has covered the Boston Red Sox for the Boston Globe since 1981.
Stephan Kornacki Jr. - an American political journalist, writer, and television host. Kornacki is a national political correspondent for NBC News.

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:16
SAT Average
1200
ACT Average
26.3
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
Speciality Programs
 A CSIET student who has graduated from a secondary school in his/her own country must not have completed thirteen (13) years (including kindergarten) – or twelve (12) years (not including kindergarten) – of formal education.
Sports
Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Football, Football, Golf, Hockey, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Softball, Table Tennis, Tennis, Track, Volleyball
Arts
Ceramics, Collage, Collage - Advanced, Digital Photography and Design, Film Studies, Graphic Design, Mixed Media Design, Photography - Black and White, Portfolio Development, Sculpture, Studio Art, Studio Art - 2D Design, Studio Art - Drawing, Theater
Music
Band - Concert, Chamber Choir, Chorus, Jazz Band, Music Theory
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, Physics C: Mechanics, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History
Languages
Latin, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Amnesty International, Anime Club, Art Club, Best Buddies, Biking, Book Club, Earth Group, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA), Latin Club, Leadership Club, Literary Magazine, Mock Trial, Music Appreciation, National Honor Society, Newspaper Club, Orientation Leaders, Peers Making Peace, Skiing Club, Spanish Club, Student Activities, Student Council, Thespian Society, Young Democrats, Young Republicans
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
14-19
ELTiS Minimum
215
TOEFL Minimum
50
TOEFL Junior Required
745
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Video Interview required with Educatius Advisor

Real Stories from Real Students:

I will always remember the friends I made in high school. I made so many friends this year, and they helped me out a lot when I was all alone in a foreign country. I am happy every day at school because of my amazing and awesome friends.

Yihe P. from China

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