USA Wisconsin, USA
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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

SCHOOL PROFILE
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.

FACILITIES
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.

SPORTS AND ARTS
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.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
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?
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
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
No
Ages Accepted
-19
ELTiS Required
233
TOEFL Required
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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