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St. Francis Xavier High School
School DescriptionVoted one of the best Catholic schools in the US, St Francis Xavier High School offers students a variety of STEM, engineering, biomedical and AP courses.
The academic wing includes computer labs, science labs, a large guidance suite, and a library media center. The school’s performing arts center includes a 749-seat theater plus new rooms for band, chorus, drama, and art.
SPORTS AND ARTS
With a rich tradition of success, St. Francis Xavier offers international students an opportunity to compete on many traditional and non-traditional athletic teams.
The arts program at St. Francis is impressive and includes the Xavier Theater Academy, an intensive learning/performance class geared toward dedicated, serious performers and technicians. Students prepare for and present public performances of a Broadway musical at the end of each session.
Appleton is situated along the Fox River, about 40 minutes south of Green Bay and two hours north of Milwaukee. The community enjoys many yearly film, music and art festivals. Appleton is also home to several fine art institutes, such as Valley Academy of the Arts and the Makaroff School of Ballet.
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- 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size21
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableNo
Speciality ProgramsProject Lead The Way / STEM
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11, 12
ELTiS Minimum228 minimum
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Accepts Semester Students on case by case for Spring US Transfers Only; Can Not be 21 at Graduation; Airport Code: ATW; Earliest Arrival Date: August 22nd, 2018; Graduation Date: May 29th, 2018; Sports Eligibility must be confirmed by the WIAA after Enrollment is confirmed - Contact Athletic Director for further details
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