Educatius Group’s USA F-1 Inbound High School Program Listed by CSIET for 5th year in a Row
Catholic Central High School - DGR
School DescriptionGrand Rapids Catholic Central High School was founded in 1906 and is the oldest Catholic co-educational school in the nation. With Honors and AP-level courses, a 1:1 iPad program, and dual-enrollment offered on-campus through nearby Aquinas College, students have endless opportunities to learn in a variety of ways.
Catholic Central is comprised of three buildings, with a pedestrian mall and ample parking for students and guests.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Catholic Central has a tradition of athletic excellence, with boy’s soccer taking home conference titles, boy’s tennis advancing to the quarterfinals, and girl’s cross country and swimming placing in the top five in their conferences.
There are a number of ways to engage in the arts, as well. Students can take part in a variety of fine and performing arts opportunities, including band, chorus, drawing, and studio art.
Catholic Central is situated in the heart of Grand Rapids, Michigan, a city of 190,000 people located 30 miles from Lake Michigan. The second-largest city in Michigan, Grand Rapids was named the No. 1 US Travel Destination by Lonely Planet in 2014. There are a number of concert venues, theaters, and sports stadiums in Grand Rapids, including minor-league baseball, ice hockey, and basketball teams.
Educatius PDF: Catholic Central High School Profile PDF
Visit School Site: Catholic Central High School
Visit City Site: Grand Rapids, Michigan
- 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?No
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size18
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Accepting Students in Grades10, 11, 9
Other - Eligibility Requirements?For January students: accepts new students in grade 9-11. To seek the diploma the January students will have to start in grade 11 and stay for year and half minimum
Blogs and News!
"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.
It's a great challenge for international students to leave their home and comfort zone. But living with an American host family will leave you with a lot of good memories. Today let me share with you my tips from living with host families for three years in American high schools!
Similar Schools (3)
West Catholic High School
One of the top Catholic high schools in the United States, West Catholic High School has been named one of the most challenging private schools in the United States by the Washington Post. FACILITIES West Catholic is located on a 42-acre campus in the northwest corner of Grand Rapids, Michigan. The campus hosts updated athletic facilities and an on-site observatory, developed and designed by the 2012-2013 pre-engineering class. The school also opened a brand new Academic Learning Center in 2017. SPORTS AND ARTS West Catholic’s athletics program offers over 20 varsity sports, giving international students an opportunity to participate on a team. West Catholic art students are offered several choices of electives. The award-winning marching band performs many times throughout the year at festivals, parades, and sporting events. West Catholic Theater also performs 3 plays each year, including a spring musical. COMMUNITY INFORMATION Grand Rapids is the 2nd largest city in Michigan, and
Located north of Detroit, Oakland Schools serves 28 schools district. The conglomerate of schools offer a variety of courses, including STEM Programs, many AP Courses, and technology career paths. Along with a few National Blue Ribbon Schools, several schools are nationally ranked as some of the best in the state of Michigan, according to US News and World Report. FACILITIES Schools have modern classrooms, equipped with technology. International students will have access to computer labs, athletic fields, and performing art centers. SPORTS AND ARTS Students can participate in many traditional American athletic teams. Some common sports include Football, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball, and Track and Field. For international students interested in performing arts, there are many bands and choirs to join. There are also plenty of extracurricular and curricular art courses for students to take as well. COMMUNITY INFORMATION Home to multiple universities and colleges, Oakland County is a sub
Rochester Community Schools
Rochester Community Schools is one of the premier public school districts, in Michigan Each of the high schools offers a full complement of courses including Advanced Placement, the arts, and career/technical classes. Two Rochester Community Schools have been awarded Gold and Silver Medals by US News & World Report. FACILITIES All three high schools are equipped with state-of-the-art technology and modern classrooms for students to use. SPORTS AND ARTS Students interested in sports can join a variety of sports programs, including Competitive Cheerleading, Wrestling, and Skiing. With an award winning arts program, students can participate in both curricular and extracurricular activities such as 2-D and 3-D Design, Photography, Drama, and more! COMMUNITY INFORMATION Rochester Community Schools is located in northern Oakland County, Michigan. The Rochester Township has a beautiful downtown area for shopping and is home to Oakland University. <p> <a href="https://www