"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.
Norfolk Christian School
School DescriptionFounded in 1952, Norfolk Christian School is a coeducational private school in southern Virginia. With a solid college preparatory curriculum, including a selection of Advanced Placement courses and a dual credit program with a local university, the high school prepares students for success.
Norfolk Christian School is located in historic Norfolk, on the Chesapeake Bay. The school’s 12-acre campus has state-of-the-art facilities like one-to-one technology, three computer labs, plus sports fields, gymnasiums, and a tennis court.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Offering a variety of sports, international students are encouraged to participate in high school athletics.
The school offers students various avenues for artistic exploration and expression through visual, musical and dramatic programs—both curricular and extracurricular.
Located in the seafaring town of Norfolk, international students can enjoy the scenic Virginia beaches and coastline. The city is also within driving distance from the US Capital, Washington D.C.
Educatius PDF: Norfolk Christian School Profile PDF
Visit School Site: Norfolk Christian School
Visit City Site: Norfolk, Virginia
Awards and Accomplishments Of School
Anna Carter (Chemistry, AP Biology, AP Chemistry)-Cornell University Graduate
- 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 6, 7 Grades at School
- 12 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Speciality ProgramsComputer Science National Honor Society
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11, 12, 8
ELTiS MinimumNot accepted
TOEFL Junior RequiredGrade 9 - 730; Grade 10 - 745; Grade 11 - 790; Grade 12 - 835
Other - Eligibility Requirements?8th graders are accepted on a case by case basis
Blogs and News!
Educatius Group’s USA F-1 Inbound High School Program Listed by CSIET for 7th year in a Row
It's a great challenge for international students to leave their home and comfort zone. But living with an American host family will leave you with a lot of good memories. Today let me share with you my tips from living with host families for three years in American high schools!
What is the most important factor for international students when selecting a US high school to apply to?
Educatius Group received the largest number of international high school students on CSIET F-1 high school programs in 2017-2018!
Similar Schools (3)
Melbourne Central Catholic High School
Melbourne Central Catholic High School in Melbourne, Florida is committed to a comprehensive curriculum with over 100 courses in 10 academic areas including 19 AP courses. The school has four societies, areas of study, that students can apply to – Visual and Performing Arts, STEM, Medical Science and Law & Global Business. FACILITIES Melbourne Central Catholic High School campus includes classrooms, athletic fields, a field house, a gymnasium, a chapel, and a media/technology center. The Dream Lab Tech Center includes a distance learning room, broadcast room, coding room, virtual reality room, maker room and cyber security room. SPORTS AND ARTS The Melbourne Central Catholic High School athletic program is a dynamic and integral part of the educational experience. The school has especially strong girls and boys soccer teams who have won past championships. Melbourne Central`s extensive visual arts program gives students opportunities for creative expression in the areas of painting,
The Newman School
The Newman School is located in the heart of one of the most famous cities in the US: Boston. Students are challenged both intellectually and personally through the school’s International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma program and selection of college-preparatory course work at the honors level. FACILITIES Built in 1881, The Newman School facility is located in Boston’s historic Back Bay. The school, once a home, is one of the largest intact examples of Victorian and Edwardian residential architecture in the United States. Students also have access to off-campus sports facilities. SPORTS AND ARTS The sports program at The Newman School takes advantage of the nearby Charles River to allow students to pursue unique interests such as sailing, crew, and more. Newman has a wide array of fine arts courses and club activities available. The clubs offered each year reflect the interests of the current student community and can include drama, photography, chorus, and more. COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Buckswood School is a co-educational private boarding school where academic excellence and extra-curricular successes are the norm for each and every student. The school has a proud heritage of preparing scholars for life, in turn helping them to secure places at the UK’s top universities. With many years of experience and relationships built with university admissions departments, Buckswood has honed a winning formula, culminating in a 100% university entrance rate. Inhabiting large old country houses, the school is just far enough from the hubbub of modern life to benefit from the freedom of the countryside, whilst