Arlington High School – Public

Arlington - Massachusetts - Usa

Dates

August 2022 – June 2023
August 2022 – January 2023
January 2023 – June 2023

Fees

€ 35.465 per Year
€ 23.560 per Semester

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Overview

Located less than half an hour from Boston, Arlington High School offers a rigorous academic curriculum including an internship program and more than 15 AP courses. Boston’s public transit system stops by the high school allowing easy access into the city. The school’s outstanding STEM program has a unique video game and web development program. Campus facilities include various outdoor sports fields, a media center, and a historical Colonial-style building in the center of campus. Students have the opportunity to participate in the school’s news station at the local access television studios located across the street from the high school.
Arlington High School’s 30 boys and girls teams consistently win state championships in sports such as ice hockey, lacrosse, cross country, and soccer.
Unique arts opportunities at Arlington include songwriting and film scoring as well as a student-run school newspaper and student-produced public news station. The theater program also puts on at least two large productions each year. U.S. News and World Report:  2018 was a Recipient of a Gold Medal, has been rated one of America’s Top High Schools and has been ranked 9th in the state of Massachusetts 2018. Arlington is a suburban town just minutes from downtown Boston. The historical town offers year-round cultural activities such as museums and festivals. Arlington is located half an hour from the beach town of Revere, MA, and about an hour from various New England ski resorts.

Academics

School Type: Public High School
Advanced Placement Courses:
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French Language and Culture, Latin, Physics 1, Physics 2, Psychology, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, Studio Art, US Government and Politics
Total Students in School: 1,380
Teacher/Student Ratio: 1:17
Diploma Year Offered: YES
SAT Average: 1234
High Schools Accepting Students: 1- Arlington High School
Enrollment Restrictions: None
Minimum TOEFL: 70
Minimum ELTiS: 222
Foreign Languages: Chinese, French, Italian, Latin, Spanish (Various languages offered online)
ESL Available/Level: NO

Co-curricular activities

Extracurricular Activities: Agriculture, Debate, Drama, Gay-Straight, Indian Culture Club, Math Olympiad, Math Team, Mock Trial, Model Congress Model United Nations, National Honor Society, Quiz Team, Robotics, Science Club, Science Olympiad, Ski and Snowboard, Speech, Sports Broadcasting, Student Government, Young Feminist Alliance

Arts: Art, Ceramics, Digital Photography and Design, Multimedia, Painting, Portfolio, Sports Broadcasting, Studio Art – 2D Design, Studio Art – Drawing, Theater

Music: Band, Chorus, Film Scoring, Music Technology, Orchestra, Song Writing

Sports

Boys Fall: Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer
Boys Winter: Basketball, Ice Hockey, Indoor Track and Field, Wrestling, Swimming
Boys Spring: Baseball, Lacrosse, Tennis, Track&Field, Volleyball

Girls Fall: Cheerleading, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Soccer, Swimming, Volleyball
Girls Winter: Basketball, Cheerleading, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Indoor Track&Field
Girls Spring: Lacrosse, Softball, Tennis, Track&Field

Includes

  • Application to the school/district identified
  • Definition of Academic Curriculum
  •  FEE enrollment costs
  • Pre-departure orientation
  • School enrollment
  • Full board homestay accommodation
  • District health insurance
  • Assistance during the stay with local coordinators
  • Agency Fee
  • Transportation from the airport to the host family