Educatius Group’s USA F-1 Inbound High School Program Listed by CSIET for 7th year in a Row
Lake Ridge Academy
School DescriptionLake Ridge has a rich history of educating students since 1963. Classes can take place anywhere on the 93 acre campus where students are encouraged to take a hands-on approach to the learning and lead in-class discussions. They also offer international high school students support with course flexibility, and ESL instruction.
Lake Ridge offers a wide range of resources and study facilities on campus. In the Kemper Science and Engineering building, students can use many advanced tools such as engine lathes, CNC machines and more. The campus also has a Center for Fine Arts, a technology resource center, foreign language classrooms, a TV/video broadcast editing room, a greenhouse and their very own beehive!
SPORTS AND ARTS
International students are welcome to join any one of the Academy’s no cut sports teams, meaning all students are welcome to play regardless of their level, even beginners are welcome! They offer a range of competitive teams from Golf to Basketball.
Known for their performing arts program, Lake Ridge students will be able to work with professional actors as well as direct and perform in plays. Students who are looking for additional fine arts courses and opportunities are welcome to audition to join Lake Ridge's School of Fine Arts Program.
The school is located in North Ridgeville Ohio, a suburb 30 minutes west of Cleveland and eight miles south of Lake Erie.
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David Radulovich (11) - Olympic Clay Shooting Champion. 2017 World FITASC
Champion title winner.
Rachna Patel (95)- Writer: wrote an episode of ABC Primetime sitcom Fresh Off the
Boat. Also co-wrote an episode of NBC's Parks and Recreation.
Sarah Jovan (95) - research scientist with the US Forest Service.
- 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 93 acres Campus Size
- 6% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?No
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size9
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11
ELTiS Minimum220 for 9th Grade (increases for every grade)
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Minimum Duolingo: 75; F-1 students cannot play sports. Students who do not have the immunizations (according to the State of Ohio schedule) will not be permitted to start school until they have all the vaccines.
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