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Mt. Lebanon High School
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Mt. Lebanon High School is a US secondary school with about 1,760 students. Recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School, it was rated one of the Top 500 high schools in the US by Newsweek and rated first in Western Pennsylvania by the Pittsburgh Business Times.
The 26-acre campus has a 100,000 volume library, a fine arts complex with two theaters, visual arts studios, a professional dance studio, music studios, a full production TV studio, science/computer/writing labs, three full-size gyms, an indoor swimming pool, and a 7,200-seat stadium with a football field and track.
SPORTS AND ARTS
International students have the opportunity to join more than 26 interscholastic championship sports teams.
Mt. Lebanon also has an extensive arts program with classes like music technology and technical theater.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Mt. Lebanon has received an award for #1 Traditional (non-magnet/non-charter) Public High School by Pennsylvania School Performance Profile and #5 Digital School Districts Nationwide from the Center for Digital Education & National School Boards Association.
Pittsburgh was recently named one of the “Best Places to Travel in 2016” by Travel Leisure and rated the nation’s “No. 1 Food City” by Zagat. The city offers a mix of indoor and outdoor activities along with famous places like Carnegie Mellon University.
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- 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 26 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?No
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Speciality ProgramsSTEM project, Global research projects; University of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County Community College offer dual enrollment program
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11
Other - Eligibility Requirements?ESL Service: $2,550 (year), $1275 (Sem). This is determined at the beginning of the school year, and paid after arrival if student needs ESL.
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