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Vernon Township High School

Established: 1975
City
STEM

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    958
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

Vernon Township High School enrolls more than 950 students offering them over 15 AP courses and program sequence studies in Business, Fine and Performing Arts, Hospitality, Allied Health, and Career and Technical Education (CTE). Vernon also partners with several schools like Temple University so that students can enroll college level courses while attending high school.

FACILITIES
Vernon Township High School has a Black Box Theater, State of the Art Auditorium, Music Production Room, Cosmetology Lab, World Language Lab, Robotics Lab, Engineering Room with fabrication lab, and an Allied Health simulated emergency room. They are currently updating their stadium’s synthetic turf and track.

SPORTS AND ARTS
With over 28 athletic teams at Vernon, international students can choose the sports that interest them. The Skiing, Ice Hockey, and Track teams have taken home several recent awards. In 2021 the Boys Ski Team captured the State Championship and the Boys Ice Hockey Team celebrated their fifth straight Sussex Cup win.
Vernon has a rich performing and visual arts program with over 20 after school clubs dedicated to the arts. Students can take part in band, art, drama production, magazine production and more.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Centrally located in the northeast of the USA, Vernon Township is only 1.5 hours from NYC, 4 hours from Boston, 2.5 hours from Philadelphia, and 5 hours from Washington DC. Surrounded by rich US history, famous universities, and ideal northeast culture; international students studying here will have a great immersive experience. Vernon is also ideal for outdoor enthusiasts who love skiing, snowboarding, hiking, golfing, mountain biking, and kayaking. Nearby attractions include the Appalachian Trail, Mountain Creek Crystal Springs, and more.

                  


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Awards and Accomplishments Of School

There is a teacher at the high school who has National Board Certification. Certified Staff were educated at: NYU, Columbia, Boston University, U Penn., Penn State, St Johns, Fordham.

Famous Alumni

• Len Rinaldi - former CFO at Apple;
• Michael Wassmer - current president of Capital One

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 79 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:10
SAT Average
1094
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
French Immersion
Yes
Speciality Programs
Concurrent courses with Fairleigh Dickinson University, Rutgers University, Seton Hall University, Sussex County Community College, Syracuse University, and Temple University.
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, E-Sports, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
Acting, Acting Repertory, Art - Advanced, Art - Beginner, Computer Art, Drawing, Painting, Photography, Publication Design, Sculpture
Music
Band - Concert, Choir - Concert, Music Theory, Orchestra, Piano, Wind Ensemble
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, Computer Science Principles, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, European History, Human Geography, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History
Languages
French, Italian, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
A Cappella, Academic Decathlon, Art Club, Band, Choir, Color Guard, Distributive Educations Clubs of America (DECA), Drama Club, French Club, French Honors Society, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Future Health Professionals (HOSA), Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA), Italian Club, Key Club, Literary Magazine, Math Club, Math Honor Society, Mock Trial, Model United Nations (Model UN), Musical Production, National Art Honor Society, National English Honor Society, National Honor Society, Percussion Band, Pit Orchestra, Robotics Club, SAT Test Preparation, Science National Honor Society, Skills USA, Spanish Club, Spanish Honor Society, Stage Crew, Student Council, Technology Club, Thespian Society, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Weightlifting, Yearbook Club
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
14-18
ELTiS Minimum
215

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