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Lake Ridge Academy
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Founded in 1963, Lake Ridge Academy is the only independent college preparatory school on Cleveland’s west side. It offers students a number of unique programs like entrepreneurial studies, anatomy and physiology, and developmental biology and embryology. The school also offers independent studies in subjects like multi-variable calculus.
The 93 acre campus includes a garden, a brand new science and engineering building, a gymnasium, a weight/workout facility, and outside sports amenities. The community resource center on campus includes a library and technology center, multi-media conference room, study rooms, project rooms, foreign language classrooms, computer labs, and a TV/video broadcast editing room.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Lake Ridge Academy offers a variety of sports for students of various ability levels. About 70% of students participate in the interscholastic sports program, and every year students go on to play in college. The arts program gives students many opportunities; students who take visual arts to study drama, direct and perform in plays, and have the chance to work with professional actors.
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.
- K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 93 acres Campus Size
- 17% 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
Other - Eligibility Requirements?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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