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Winthrop High School

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School Facts

  • Number of Students
    560
  • 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

SCHOOL PROFILE
Located on the North Shore of Massachusetts just 6 miles from downtown Boston, Winthrop High School participates in the 1:1 Apple Initiative, an innovative approach to learning by providing iPads to each student. In addition to the three foreign languages and ESL, Winthrop High School offers many Honors and AP Courses.

FACILITIES
The school's entire campus recently underwent full upgrades and renovations. The campus features state-of-the-art athletic facilities, science and computer labs, and more.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Winthrop High School offers sports such as American football and ice hockey as well as a sailing team that takes advantage of its coastal location.
Winthrop actively engages their students in the arts by offering courses like Advanced Drama, Photography, and Digital Art.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
The Washington Post has named Winthrop High School one of the Best 20 High Schools in the state of Massachusetts.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
One of the oldest settlements in the country, the historical coastal community of Winthrop is located just 10 minutes from Boston Logan International Airport and 20 minutes from downtown Boston. Its ideal location allows students to reach the city by public transportation as well as walk to the beach.

Visit School Site: Winthrop High School
Visit City Site: Winthrop, Massachusetts

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:20
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Sports
Abseiling, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Football, Golf, Hockey, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Wrestling
Arts
Art, Drama, Photography, Studio Art
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Calculus AB, Computer Programming, English Language and Composition
Languages
Italian, Latin, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Art Club, Boating and Canoeing, Choir, Current Events Club, Dance Team, Gender Sexuality Alliance, Literary Magazine, Math Club, Media and Technology, Mock Trial, Model United Nations (Model UN), National Honor Society, Science Fair, STEM Club, Student Government, Yearbook Club
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
15-18
ELTiS Required
215

Testimonials

My proudest moment was probably winning high jump at a track and field meet, because everyone on the team, the coaches, and even a kid from a different school were all proud of me.

Pietro V. from Italy

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