Educatius Group’s USA F-1 Inbound High School Program Listed by CSIET for 5th year in a Row
St. Francis Xavier High School
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
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.
SPORTS AND ARTS
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.
Educatius PDF: St. Francis Xavier High School Profile PDF
Visit School Site: St. Francis Xavier High School
Visit City Site: Appleton, Wisconsin
- 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
Blogs and News!
It's a great challenge for international students to leave their home and comfort zone. But living with an American host family will leave you with a lot of good memories. Today let me share with you my tips from living with host families for three years in American high schools!
"International students who study at a US high school have an inside-track to attend a US University," according to Educatius Group's Academic Director Dr. Sharon Tan.
Similar Schools (3)
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
West Catholic High School
SCHOOL PROFILE One of the top Catholic high schools in the United States, West Catholic High School has been named one of the most challenging private schools in the United States by the Washington Post. FACILITIES West Catholic is located on a 42-acre campus in the northwest corner of Grand Rapids, Michigan. The campus hosts updated athletic facilities and an on-site observatory, developed and designed by the 2012-2013 pre-engineering class. The school also opened a brand new Academic Learning Center in 2017. SPORTS AND ARTS West Catholic’s athletics program offers over 20 varsity sports, giving international students an opportunity to participate on a team. West Catholic art students are offered several choices of electives. The award-winning marching band performs many times throughout the year at festivals, parades, and sporting events. West Catholic Theater also performs 3 plays each year, including a spring musical. COMMUNITY INFORMATION Grand Rapids is the 2nd largest city in
Founded in 1811, Thornton Academy is one of New England’s oldest college preparatory schools. Its comprehensive curriculum consists of 200 courses, including seven foreign languages, 30 arts classes, and more than 60 AP, dual enrollment, and honors courses. The school’s collaborations with both the University of New England and the University of Maine School of Engineering allows students to bypass freshman year at both schools. <p align="center"><iframe allowtransparency="true" title="Wistia video player" allowFullscreen frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/jcug9fpmgq" width="400" height="225"></iframe></p> FACILITIES Campus facilities feature a STEM Center with brand new laboratories, an engineering lab, a foreign language building, an art center, an observatory, and a 500-person theater. Athletic facilities include sports fields, an outdoor track, basketball courts, tennis courts, and four large multi-purp