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Christian Brothers High School

Private Day School – Sacramento , California

NOTE: Host families for students studying at this school are recruited by the school.

Founded in 1876 by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Christian Brothers High School is a co-educational four-year college preparatory Catholic high school located in Sacramento, California. Christian Brothers High School’s graduates go on to attend prestigious colleges to become physicians, actors, authors, researchers, athletes, teachers, and entrepreneurs.

Facilities include a state-of-the-art performing arts center, engineering labs, video production and media labs, new training and sports facilities and the learning commons.

Students at Christian Brothers are very involved in the many activities available on campus. International students are encouraged to join a club or sports team such as rugby, water polo, track or football. More than 600 students participated in the arts program in 2016 whether it was through the eight instrumental performance groups, the three annual theater productions, or the numerous art classes and exhibitions.

Sacramento, the capital city of California, has exceptional cultural, artistic, and leisure opportunities. The city is located close to many outdoor activities and only one hour from the ski slopes of Lake Tahoe and two hours from Pacific beaches. International students can enjoy easy access to shopping, museums, and great food!

Located two Hours East of San Francisco.

Area population: 479,686
City Website: City of Sacramento

Estimated Fall Start: Mid-August
Estimated Fall End: Late December
Estimated Spring Start: Early January
Estimated Spring End: Late May

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Foreign Languages

  • Chinese
  • French
  • Spanish

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  • Acting
  • Art: History
  • Ceramics
  • Chamber Choir
  • Chorus
  • Content
  • Choir - Concert
  • Art - Intro
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Journalism
  • Painting and Drawing
  • String Music
  • Theater
  • Video Production
  • Jazz - Vocal
  • Writing

AP Courses

  • Art History
  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • French Language and Culture
  • Psychology
  • Physics C: Mechanics
  • Spanish Language and Culture
  • Statistics
  • United States Government and Politics
  • United States History
  • World History


  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country Running
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming and Diving
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Waterpolo

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Academic Decathlon
  • Anime
  • Asian Culture Club
  • Badminton
  • Christians in Action
  • Computer
  • Cooking
  • Diversity
  • Environmental
  • Fitness
  • French Lunch Club
  • Frisbee
  • Golf
  • Guitar
  • Interact
  • Mathletes
  • Model United Nations
  • Photography
  • Ping Pong
  • Robotics
  • Science Olympiad Club
  • Student Ministries
  • Theater
  • Ukulele Club
  • Verities

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Amherst College, Arizona State University, Boston College, Boston University, California Institute of Technology, Columbia University, Dartmouth College, Duke University, Georgetown University, Harvard University, John Hopkins University, New York University, Northwestern University, Princeton University, Stanford University, University of California - Berkeley, University of California - Los Angeles, University of Chicago, University of Colorado - Boulder, University of Connecticut, University of Notre Dame, University of Texas, University of Washington, Vanderbilt University

University Acceptance Rate: 99%

Closest International and Local Airports: Sacramento International Airport (SMF)
For Details Visit Website: Christian Brothers High School

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