USA Wisconsin, USA
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  • Private

Lourdes Academy

Established: 1959

School Facts

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

School Description

Established in 1959, Lourdes Academy is the oldest high school in the town of Oshkosh. Located one hour south from the city of Green Bay (home to the popular NFL football
team, the Packers), it’s a private Roman Catholic day high school for boys and girls.

Completed in 2005, the Bill Behring Commons serves as a cafeteria, an auditorium and a performing arts center. It connects with the student union, as well as the new gymnasium and band classroom. Students also have access to off-site sports fields and facilities at nearby Titan Stadium.

International students can join any of the junior varsity sports teams (cross country, football, soccer, hockey, basketball, etc).
Lourdes Academy finds countless ways to include the fine arts into student life at the school. Students are invited to join performances as musicians, singers, dancers and actors.

The City of Oshkosh is a lovely small city that has several listings on the National Register of Historic Places. Famous for making the iconic OshKosh B’Gosh overalls, the town lies along the Fox River—about one and a half hours north of Milwaukee and one hour south of Green Bay. International students can enjoy Oshkosh’s parks, galleries, nationally renowned museums, golf courses, entertainment venues and fun festivals. Oshkosh combines small-town, Midwestern hospitality with a big city lifestyle.

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
Average Class Size
ACT Average
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Speciality Programs
Project Lead the Way / STEM
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country Skiing, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Martial Arts, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
3D Art, Art, Graphic Design
Chamber Choir, Choir - Concert, Contemporary Ensemble, Orchestra, Wind Ensemble
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Psychology, US History
German, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Associated Student Body (ASB), Ballroom Dancing, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Film, International Club, National Honor Society, Photography Club, Skiing Club
Accepting Students in Grades
Ages Accepted
ELTiS Required
TOEFL Required
TOEFL Junior Required
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Will consider students applying for grade 12 if they are transferring from another school within the US. iTEP - 4.5 or higher. For TOEFL JR - ""Overall score of at least 740 Listening - 250 or higher, Language - 240 or higher, Reading - 250 or higher"" TOEFL: "" ""Paper score: 500, Computer Score: 173, iBT/Internet-based: 63"". Re-enrollment Fee - $100

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