USA Wisconsin, USA
  • Homestay Accommodation
  • $ $ $
  • Private

Lourdes Academy

Established: 1959
STEM

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    700
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Catholic
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Fall Year

School Description

Established in 1959, Lourdes Academy is located in the town of Oshkosh, only a hour south of the city of Green Bay. The academy offers a strong STEM program and many extracurricular for international students to join.

FACILITIES
Completed in 2005, the Bill Behring Commons serves as a cafeteria, auditorium, and 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.

SPORTS AND ARTS
International students are encouraged to join any junior varsity sports teams such as cross country, football, soccer, hockey, and basketball. Over the past seven year, five student athletes have been recognized as Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Scholar Athletes - more than any other school in the state. Lourdes offers courses in performing and visual arts along with music. Students are invited to join performances as musicians, singers, dancers, and actors.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
The City of Oshkosh is a small city that has several National Historic Places. The city is about one and a half hours north of Milwaukee and one hour south of Green Bay. Students can enjoy Oshkosh’s parks, galleries, nationally renowned museums, golf courses, entertainment venues, and festivals. Oshkosh combines small-town, midwestern hospitality with a big city lifestyle.

                  


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  • Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:15
Average Class Size
15
ACT Average
24
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
French Immersion
No
Speciality Programs
Project Lead the Way / STEM
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country Skiing, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Martial Arts, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
3D Art, Art, Graphic Design
Music
Chamber Choir, Choir - Concert, Contemporary Ensemble, Orchestra, Wind Ensemble
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Psychology, US History
Languages
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
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
14-19
ELTiS Minimum
233
TOEFL Minimum
63
TOEFL Junior Required
740
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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