USA Michigan, USA
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Oakland Schools

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    1000
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Fall Year

School Description

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 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 suburb of Detroit and features many shopping and outdoor activities. Known as Automotive Alley, the county is also home to the three biggest American Automakers.

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:25
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
French Immersion
No
Sports
American Football, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Golf, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and Diving, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
3D Design, Acting, Architectural Drawing and Design, Ceramics, Dance, Digital Art and Design, Drawing, Graphic Design, Jewelry, Photography, Portfolio
Music
A Cappella, Band - Concert, Chamber Choir, Chamber Orchestra, Choir - Concert, Concert Orchestra, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Orchestra, Show Choir, Symphonic Band, Symphonic Orchestra
Languages
American Sign Language, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Latin, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Animal Rights Club, Biking, Business Club, Computer Club, Distributive Educations Clubs of America (DECA), Diversity, Drama Club, Foreign Language, French Club, Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA), Math Club, National Honor Society, Peer Support, Robotics Club, Science Club, Ski, Spanish Club, Student Government, Student Newspaper, Yearbook Club, Youth in Government
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
14-19
ELTiS Minimum
230

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