Archbishop Riordan High School
School DescriptionEstablished in 1906, Archbishop Riordan High School is located in the center of San Francisco, California. The school offers social and extracurricular activities such as spirit rallies, dances, and drama productions, in addition to strong academic programs in change to Biomedical Sciences and Engineering.
The campus features courtyards and a state-of-the-art sports arena that includes a gymnasium, weight room, locker room, wrestling room, and baseball field. The school also has a modern multimedia center with Apple computers.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Teams including football, basketball, and track and field regularly win championships. The wrestling team has won six individual championships in its division. State regulations in California can cause some restrictions for international students playing Varsity-level sports at their school. Please contact us for details.
Archbishop Riordan High School’s award-winning theater company along with its renowned music and band activities make for a strong arts program. Their marching band, the only high school marching band in San Francisco, performed at the 2016 Super Bowl.
DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Archbishop Riordan High School’s boarding program matches two international students from different countries to a room in its on-campus dormitories. Boarding students can participate in weekend activities such as hiking, camping, professional sports games, and trips to destinations such as museums or amusement parks.
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Partnering with Educatius Group
Our high school partners with Educatius Group. Educatius Group guides international students through the application and payment process, works with the school to issue the I-20 (for the F-1 student visa), matches the student with a welcoming host family and the support the student in their school and host family program throughout their stay.
Educatius Group's Student Experience team and 100% Host Family Happiness policy ensure that each student's well-being is the focus while on their program.
Contact Educatius Group about your interest in this school or learning more about hosting a student.