USA Massachusetts, USA
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Ipswich Public Schools

STEM
Beach
Blue Ribbon

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    540
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Spring Semester, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

Ipswich High School's rigorous academic curriculum is supplemented by an outstanding fine and performing arts program. The school, located on the North Shore of Massachusetts in east-central New England, is rated "A-" by Niche.com and was named a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. Students can take dual enrollment and STEAM courses.

FACILITIES
The campus features modern classrooms, a performing arts center, a new lighted astroturf stadium, fields and courts, a community garden, a project adventure facility, and more.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Students can participate in sports such as American football, gymnastics, and lacrosse. The school's boys lacrosse team are the state champions while its competitive cheerleading team placed 2nd in the state.
Ipswich High School is regionally renowned for their instrumental, choral, and performing arts programs.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Ipswich High School was ranked among the top 50 high schools in the State of Massachusetts by Boston Magazine. In 2005, the school was named a Blue Ribbon School by the Ministry of Education and received a Vanguard award for national excellence. In 2014, Newsweek named the school as one of the country's 300 Best Public High Schools.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Settled in 1633, Ipswich is one of the oldest towns in the United States. The region is famous for its beaches, marshes, scenic viewpoints, historic colonial architecture, rural farms, and fresh seafood.

                  


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  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 28 acres Campus Size
  • 1% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:11
SAT Average
1157
ACT Average
26
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
French Immersion
No
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
Art, Digital Photography and Design, Photography, Theater, Theater, Video Production, Visual Arts
Music
Band - Concert, Bel Canto, Chamber Choir, Chorus, Jazz Band, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Improv, Orchestra
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, Computer Programming, Data Management, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Physics 1, Psychology, US Government and Politics, US History, World History
Languages
French, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Book Club, Computer Club, Environmental, Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA), Jeopardy, Literary Magazine, Math Club, Mock Trial, Model United Nations (Model UN), National Honor Society, Pep Band, Quiz Bowl, Student Government, Trial National Forensic League
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
14-20
ELTiS Minimum
215
TOEFL Minimum
50
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Ipswich does not accept year-long students staring in January SLEP - 50 Interview is required before acceptance

Real Stories from Real Students:

I will remember my friends for life and a family in the US that I can visit.

Martine L. from Norway

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