USA Wisconsin, USA
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St. Francis Xavier High School

Established: 1853

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

St. Francis Xavier Catholic High School is a Catholic college preparatory school that offers unique courses, not typically available at the high school level. International students will be able to try subjects like Computer Applications, Criminal Justice, 3D Design, Architectural Drafting, Statistics, Accounting and Marketing.

The academic wing includes a chapel, computer labs, science labs, a large guidance suite, and an expansive library media center. Each classroom is equipped with the latest in technology. The school’s performing arts center includes a 749-seat theater plus new rooms for band, chorus, drama and art.

St. Francis Xavier Catholic High School athletics has a rich tradition of success, and typically, well over half of the student body participates each year.
St. Francis Xavier Catholic High School’s art program is also very impressive. The Xavier Theater Academy is 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 largest park in Appletonhas several baseball/softball fields, playground equipment, an indoor ice skating rink, a sledding hill, a picnic pavilion, a catch and release fishing pond and B.B.Q. grills.


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  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size
ACT Average
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
French Immersion
Speciality Programs
Project Lead The Way / STEM
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross Country Skiing, Dance, Dance and Drill, Equestrian, Football, Golf, Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, Tennis, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball
Acting, Art, Art - Introduction, Ceramics, Drawing, Graphic Design - Advanced, Improvisation, Media, Media Production, Painting, Photoshop, Studio Art - 2D Design, Studio Art - 3D Design, Technical Theater, Theater, Theater, Theater - Design and Production
Choir - Concert, Chorale, Composition, Jazz Ensemble, Music Theory, Orchestra, Pit Band, Vocal Ensemble, Wind Ensemble
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Physics 1, Psychology, Statistics, US History
Chinese, French, German, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Chess Club, Environmental, French Honors Society, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Key Club, Mock Trial, National Honor Society, Peer Tutoring, Powerlifting, Prom Committee, Quiz Bowl, Skiing Club, Spanish Honor Society, Student Ambassadors, Student Council
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
ELTiS Minimum
228 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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