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State

Iowa

Number of Students

410

ACT Average

23.4

Accepting Students to Grades

7-12

Beckman Catholic High School

Private Day School – Dyersville , Iowa

Beckman Catholic High School is a private secondary school accepting a select group of international students each year. With a challenging curriculum that includes options to take college courses through local universities or via the Internet. The school also offers Advanced Placement courses and the innovative Project Lead the Way program that provides learning and mentoring in the engineering and STEM fields.

FACILITIES
Each student is given a Chrome laptop to use and connect to the wireless network available in all classrooms. Facilities include computer rooms, an iPad lab, a multi-usage hall and a sports stadium.

SPORTS AND ARTS
International students may join sports—from freshman to varsity level. Over the years, teams have won state championships baseball, soccer, track and field, and girls’ golf.
The arts department strongly encourages students to take part in a class or extracurricular program to help develop their creative sides.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Named among the top 50 Catholic high schools in America by the National Catholic High School Honor Roll, it’s also ranked in the top 50 Iowa Advanced Placement high schools.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Dyersville is a progressive town located in eastern Iowa, one-hour northeast of Cedar Rapids. The city has 100 acres of parks (including a skateboard park, baseball, softball and soccer fields, basketball, tennis and volleyball courts). In fact, the baseball field, Field of Dreams, was built for the iconic 1989 film of the same name.

Location
Dyersville is found about one hour northeast of Cedar Rapids.

Area Population: 4115
City Website: City of Dyersville

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

School Facts

Year School Founded

1966

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

410

Accepting Students to Grades

7-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:14

ESL Programs

No

IB Programs

No

Offers Diploma Year Program

No

School Uniform

Yes

Campus Size

25 Acres

Religious Affiliation

Catholic

ACT Average

23.4

Foreign Languages

  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

97%

Arts

  • Band
  • Choir
  • Clay
  • Photography - Digital
  • Drawing and Design
  • Graphic and Media Design
  • Jazz Band
  • Jazz Choir
  • Painting and Sculpture
  • Vocal

AP Courses

  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • United States History

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country Running
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Art
  • Band
  • Book Club
  • Campus Ministry
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Future Farmers of America
  • Math
  • National Honor Society
  • Science
  • Speech
  • Spanish
  • Student Ambassadors
  • Student Government
  • Vocal Music
  • Writing

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Baylor University, Indiana University, Iowa State University, Kansas State University, Michigan State University, Northwestern University, Ohio State University, Oklahoma State University, Pennsylvania State University, Purdue University, Texas Christian University, Texas Tech University, University of Illinois, University of Iowa, University of Kansas, University of Michigan, University of Minnesota, University of Nebraska, University of Oklahoma, University of Texas, University of Wisconsin, West Virginia University

University Acceptance Rate:
97%

Closest International and Local Airports: The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID)
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