USA Ohio, USA
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Lake Ridge Academy

Established: 1963

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    430
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

Lake 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.



FACILITIES
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.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
The school is located in North Ridgeville Ohio, a suburb 30 minutes west of Cleveland and eight miles south of Lake Erie.

                  


Educatius PDF: Lake Ridge Academy Profile PDF
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Visit City Site: North Ridgeville, Ohio

Famous Alumni

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 Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:8
Average Class Size
9
SAT Average
1419
ACT Average
27
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
French Immersion
No
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country Skiing, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball
Arts
2D Art and Design, 3D Art and Design, Acting, Art, Digital Photography and Design, Directing, Drawing, Mixed Media Design, Musical Theater, Painting, Sculpture, Studio Art, Theater
Music
Chamber Ensemble, Choir, Jazz Band, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Improv, Music Theory, Orchestra, Piano, String Ensemble
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French Language and Culture, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, Physics C: Mechanics, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, US History, World History
Languages
French, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
A Cappella, Academic Team, Art Club, Book Club, Business Club, Culture Club, Earth Group, Engineering Club, Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA), Humanitarian Aid Society, Improvisation, Junior Engineering Technology and Science Club, Junior Statesman of America, Lego Robotics, Mock Trial, Model United Nations (Model UN), National Honor Society, Newspaper Club, Rocketry, Sci-Fi Club, Student Council, Theater Club, Thespian Society
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11
Ages Accepted
14-20
ELTiS Minimum
220 for 9th Grade (increases for every grade)
TOEFL Minimum
65
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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