USA Nebraska, USA
  • Homestay Accommodation
  • $ $ $
  • Private

Skutt Catholic High School

Established: 1993
STEM
Blue Ribbon

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    710
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Catholic
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

Founded in 1993, Skutt Catholic High School is a college preparatory high school. The school emphasizes academic excellence. Over the past decade, 100 students were national recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Program and five students have achieved perfect scores on the college entrance exams too.

FACILITIES
With modern facilities, the school offers six computer labs and smartboard classrooms. Skutt Catholic has also recently added a new artificial turf football and soccer field.

SPORTS AND ARTS
International students, looking to participate in high school athletics, can join 12 varsity sports teams. Skutt Catholic has also won 68 state championships in the past decade of competition.
Students not interested in athletics can participate in an award-winning music, drama, and fine arts program. The school was awarded a silver medal in the National Scholastic Arts Awards Competition held at Carnegie Hall, in New York City.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Located in the heart of the USA, Omaha has many museums and cultural centers for international students to explore. The city is also home to the world famous “Omaha Steaks.”

Awards and Accomplishments Of School

Blue Ribbon School 2012

  • 9, 10, 11 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:15
ACT Average
25.6
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
Sports
American Football, Baseball, Basketball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Cross Country Running, Dance, Golf, Golf, Soccer, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Swimming, Tennis, Tennis, Track and Field, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
2D Design, 2D Portfolio Preparation, 3D Design, Art, Art - Foundations, Competitive Speech, Drama, Drama, Musical Theater, Painting and Drawing, Play Directing, Playwriting, Pottery & Sculpture 3, Pottery and Sculpture - Advanced, Pottery and Sculpture - Beginner, Public Speaking, Studio Art - 3D Design, Studio Art - Drawing, Studio Art: 2D Design
Music
Band, Band, Choir, Choir - Concert, Guitar, Jazz Band, Piano, Show Choir
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Microeconomics, Physics 1, Physics C: Mechanics, Psychology, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History
Languages
French, German, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Academic Decathlon, Chess Club, Color Guard, Engineering Club, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Future Health Professionals (HOSA), Guardians, Habitat for Humanity, Intramurals, Ministry Club, Mock Trial, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Operation Others, Poetry Out Loud, Poetry Slam Club, Pollen Nation, Powerlifting, Prayer Club, Prevention Council, Retreat Leaders, Science Bowl, Science Olympiad, SkyHawks for Life, SkyHawks in the City, SkyHawks Screamers, Speech and Debate, Student Council, Summer Service Trips, Thespian Society, Trap Shooting Club
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
-18
ELTiS Required
226
TOEFL Required
60

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