"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.
Lake Ridge Academy
School DescriptionFounded 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, new certificate programs 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 facilities. 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
Due to state regulations, F-1 students are not able to play sports.
The arts program gives students many opportunities. Known for their performing arts program, students will be able to work with professional actors as well as direct and perform in plays. There is also a new School of Fine Arts certificate program which provides talented students with increased access to fine arts coursework and opportunities.
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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