"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.
Holy Name Junior/ Senior High School
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Holy Name Junior/Senior High School is a coeducational college-preparatory school located in the second-largest city in New England. International students will be able to enjoy a great educational experience located in the welcoming city of Worcester.
The Holy Name Junior/Senior High School campus includes a wind turbine, a gymnasium, sports fields, STEM labs, and more.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Holy Name Junior/Senior High School offers at least one sport per season for girls and boys with a no-cut policy, guaranteeing that every student can participate in athletics regardless of ability or experience. A number of graduates have gone on to play sports at both the collegiate level and professionally.
Each year, the arts program participates in amazing concerts and competitions, and students from Holy Name go on an annual overnight trip.
The second-largest city in New England, international students can easily travel to historical Boston and experience New England culture, food, and atmosphere. Worcester is also home to many colleges and universities including Worcester Pyrotechnical Institute (WPI), Clark University, and Assumption College.
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Awards and Accomplishments Of School
Mock Trial Champions; Nationally ranked Music programs; New STEM science lab; Partnerships with national Grid and WP
Bryan LaHair, former MLB player (Seattle Mariners, Chicago Cubs, Cleveland Indians)
Damien Sandow, WWE wrestler
Emil Igwenagu, fullback for the NFL, currently a free agent
Karyn Polito, 72nd and current Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts
- 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?No
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size20
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableNo
Speciality Programs- New STEM science lab - Partnerships with national Grid and WPI
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11, 12
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Applications deadline is May 15th. To pursue a Diploma the student needs to have completed grade 11 in the US.
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