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Norfolk Christian School
School DescriptionSCHOOL 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.
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, our 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 our students were not only selected to appear, but were featured on the upcoming Netflix series about gospel choirs.
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 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
TOEFL MinimumGrade 9 - 53; Grade 10 - 61; Grade 11 - 70; Grade 12 - 80
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
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