I recently graduated from the IB Diploma Programme, one of the most demanding, but also rewarding, curriculums across the globe.
Dexter Community Public School
School DescriptionDexter High School is a four-year comprehensive high school. Ranked as a top 40 school by US News and World Report, in Michigan, over 80% of teachers and professional staff hold advanced degrees. The Journalism, Debate, Forensics, Robotics, and Quiz Bowl clubs have also won awards in state and national competitions.
Established in 2002, the school has modern classrooms and is connected to the Dexter Center for the Performing Arts.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Dexter Community Schools compete in the Southeastern Conference of the MHSAA. A strong athletics program, the boys swim team has won the Lower Peninsula Division 2 title in 2012, 2016, and 2017.
The school also has a number of arts programs. Students can join many art and music clubs as well as participate in drama productions.
Dexter, Michigan, is a suburban community that is 45 minutes west of Detroit. The area is home to several colleges, including The University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University, and Washtenaw Community College. The area is also surrounded by parks and lakes for outdoor activities.
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- 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 4% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Accepting Students in Grades11, 12
Other - Eligibility Requirements?12th grades can join the graduation regardless of earning a diploma. International students in 11th grade are allowed to join Senior Prom.
Real Stories from Real Students:
Here I learned how to be more comfortable with myself. I learned to ask questions and be active. I’ll always remember the first time I woke up and there was snow on the ground and the first time I performed in the school Marching Band, or the first dinner I had with my host family. I’ll always remember the wild pep assemblies, the homecoming dance, and the prom!
Blogs and News!
Educatius Group’s USA F-1 Inbound High School Program Listed by CSIET for 7th year in a Row
"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.
"Enjoy every moment like it is your last.” That phrase was my motto I lived by this past year.
It is impossible to believe March is coming to an end. With that being said, just a small reminder that Graduation is less than two months away and not to mention Prom is next month!!! Time truly flies when you are having a good time and when you are far away from home.
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!
Educatius Group received the largest number of international high school students on CSIET F-1 high school programs in 2017-2018!
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