USA New York, USA
  • Homestay Accommodation
  • $ $ $
  • Private

Notre Dame Jr/Sr High School

Established: 1960

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    370
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Catholic
  • Program Length Available
    Short-Term, Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Notre Dame Jr./Sr. High School is a private Catholic school in central New York State. Teachers and staff at Notre Dame place special emphasis on teaching moral values,
effective oral and written communication skills, critical thinking, and creative problem solving. A variety of educational techniques, including lecture and discussion, ensure all student’s needs are met.

FACILITIES
A stunning new addition will include 14,000 square feet of ideal educational program space for theater, music, recreation and athletics.

SPORTS AND ARTS
A majority of Notre Dame’s students participate one or more of the sports offered, such as lacrosse and golf.
Notre Dame’s course and extracurricular activity options will engage students looking to explore different art concepts and skills. Whether it’s drawing, band, writing or theater, Notre Dame has something for all students.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Over one-half of the student population in grades 10-12 is part of the optional NJROTC program. For the 2016-17 school year, Notre Dame’s NJROTC won Distinguished Unit with Honors.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Utica, New York is a small city about one hour east of Syracuse. With historic roots dating back to before the birth of America, Utica has steadily grown to become a popular city with well-connected public transportation, good universities and fun outdoor activities. Winters in Utica are especially great for those who enjoy spending their time on the mountains, snowboarding and skiing.

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:15
SAT Average
1240
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross Country Skiing, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis
Arts
Drawing and Painting, Portfolio, Studio Art, Theater, Theater
Music
Band, Band, Jazz Band, Orchestra
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Calculus, English Literature and Composition, Psychology, US History, World History
Languages
French, French Language and Culture, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Color Guard, Dance Team, Literary Magazine, Newspaper Club
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
14-19
ELTiS Required
215
TOEFL Required
55
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Student will not receive credit for starting in January

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