USA Virginia, USA
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Norfolk Christian School

Established: 1952

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    726
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Christian
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Founded 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.

FACILITIES
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. Norfolk Christian Schools' award winning choral department consistently earns superior and excellent ratings at all festivals and competitions. Their show choir was undefeated last year in Best Show Design and also took home Best Choreography and Best Costumes. Windsong, their advanced chamber ensemble, was selected to sing in Vienna and at the Lincoln Center in New York City. Norfolk Christian Schools annually has students selected for All-District and All-State chorus. Lastly, three of their students were not only selected to appear, but were featured on the upcoming Netflix series about gospel choirs.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
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.

                  


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Awards and Accomplishments Of School

Anna Carter (Chemistry, AP Biology, AP Chemistry)-Cornell University Graduate

  • 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Grades at School
  • 12 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:10
SAT Average
1172
ACT Average
29
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
French Immersion
No
Speciality Programs
Computer Science National Honor Society
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Football, Golf, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Soccer, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Tennis, Track, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
3D Art, Acting, Art, Art, CAD Engineering Design, Ceramics, Ceramics - Advanced, Digital Photography and Design, Graphic Design, Photoshop, Set Building, Theater, Video Game Design
Music
Band, Chorus, Drumline, Jazz Band, Music Theory, Show Choir, Wind Ensemble
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, European History, Geometry, Psychology, US Government and Politics, US History
Languages
French, Latin, Spanish
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
14-20
TOEFL Minimum
Grade 9 - 53; Grade 10 - 61; Grade 11 - 70; Grade 12 - 80
TOEFL Junior Required
Grade 9 - 730; Grade 10 - 745; Grade 11 - 790; Grade 12 - 835
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
8th graders are accepted on a case by case basis

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