Educatius Group’s USA F-1 Inbound High School Program Listed by CSIET for 7th year in a Row
The Charles Finney School
School DescriptionThe Charles Finney School is a private day school located in northern New York State. Established in 1992, the school offers students a challenging curriculum through honors tracks, as well as a dual enrollment program (college-level courses) with Houghton College and Monroe Community College.
The 16-acre campus has a state-of-the-art 3D printer, modern science labs, a library, and an auditorium. Its athletic facilities include a gymnasium, locker rooms, sports field, and mcourts. The Robotics program is supported by a CAD program and CNC machine, and students have the opportunity to learn how to use both machines.
SPORTS AND ARTS
There are 5 boys and 5 girls sports teams at the junior varsity and varsity levels. The especially strong boys and girls basketball teams were both New York state Champions.
Fine arts classes and extracurricular activities such as art, music, visual arts, and drama are offered, and many students have won regional and state awards.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Charles Finney School leads the way in the Rochester region with Scholastic Art Awards. It was the first private school to participate in the US FIRST Robotics competition, placing in the top spot in 2013.
Penfield is part of the Greater Rochester area. Bordered by the picturesque Irondequoit Bay, the town is just 15 minutes from downtown Rochester, an international center of higher education which offers a host of attractions and events like music and arts festivals.
Educatius PDF: The Charles Finney School PDF
Visit School Site: The Charles Finney School
Visit City Site: Penfield, New York
- 16 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Speciality ProgramsStudents who are graduated from high school in their country are not eligible for sports. The student must comply with all other NYSPHSAA and SED eligibility requirements. Students must be reported to the Section office using the appropriate form, they are not permitted to practice until the form has been submitted, and can't compete without approval from the Section.
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11, 12
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Minimum Duolingo: 65
Blogs and News!
"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.
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!
What is the most important factor for international students when selecting a US high school to apply to?
Similar Schools (3)
Lawrence Woodmere Academy
Lawrence Woodmere Academy is a college preparatory private school, located only minutes from New York City. The school is one of 25 schools in the US to offer a Global Scholars Program. Project Lead the Way and STEM courses are also available for students in the science, technology, or medical field. FACILITIES High speed, super cooled, computers and computer labs have been installed at the school. The theater also has built in surround sound speakers. SPORTS AND ARTS The school's athletic program has produced NCAA talented athletes and has won several state championships in recent years. Lawrence Woodmere's performing arts program is very strong and has produced talented Broadway actors such as Andrew Feldman, who stared in the hit Broadway show Dear Evan Hansen. Students interested in music can also join several chorus and band classes. COMMUNITY INFORMATION The community of Woodmere is only a few miles from New York City. Students can explore the many shopping and tourist activit
The Harley School
Founded in 1917, the Harley School is a large, independent college preparatory school. Harley students have the freedom to choose Advanced Placement and elective courses in all departments. FACILITIES The facilities include the Sands-Stern Study Center, the Robin Lehman Center for Visual Arts (with a glassblowing studio and student studio space), the Commons Sustainability Center, the Briggs Center for Civic Engagement, and the Center for Mindfulness and Empathy Education (with tennis courts, a swimming pool, and theater). SPORTS AND ARTS The Harley School combines sports teams with another nearby private school. Club sports include Ultimate Frisbee, skiing, and more. The exceptional fine arts curriculum includes unique offerings such as glass making, directing, and introduction to opera. Advanced art students are allotted studio space to work in. COMMUNITY INFORMATION The Harley School is located in Rochester, New York. Rochester is an international center of higher education with
Warwick Valley High School
Warwick Valley High School is a distinguished, comprehensive high school. With students consistently scoring well above the county, state and national averages on standardized tests, Warwick High has earned New York State Reward School status for six years. FACILITIES Only 55 miles northwest of New York City, Warwick High School has multiple state of the art facilities such as, a photography room, ceramics room, and a fashion room. Warwick High is a modern building, matching its up-to-date outlook on a student's academic future. SPORTS AND ARTS International students are encouraged to participate in the many sports, clubs, and events at Warwick High School. They have a large selection of sports for both boys and girls to participate in all year long. Some athletics offered include crew, cross country, skiing, and volleyball. Warwick High is passionate about providing impressive arts including photography, ceramics, fashion, and drama. COMMUNITY INFORMATION Warwick, New York, locate