Miami Dade Count- Public

Miami- Florida - Usa

Dates

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

Fees

€ 27.500 per Year
€ 19.000 per Semester

Category

Anno all’estero

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Overview

Located in between the beaches of Miami and the Everglade National Park, Miami Dade County Public Schools have an excellent location with academics to match. Students have the opportunity to take the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma Program as well as four foreign languages, more than 15 AP Courses, STEM Courses, and specialty courses such as Bio-Medical or Fashion Design.
Schools in the Miami Dade County Public Schools system have modern facilities that support programs in areas like Design, Architecture, Performing Arts, and more. Miami Dade also owns and operates a PBS Television Station, WLRN-TV (Channel 17) as well as its own radio station.
Students can compete in a variety of sports in the Fall, Winter, and Spring sports seasons such as Football, Basketball, and Tennis. It is also possible for students to participate in different athletic clubs within the Miami Community.
The district has several high-ranking performing arts programs available to international students. Courses on offer include Digital Media, Filmmaking, Photography, Jazz Ensemble, Music Theory, and more.
The Florida Department of Education named the Miami Dade County Public Schools as a 2019 “A” rated School District for the second year in a row.
Stretching over 2,000 square miles, the Miami Dade County Public Schools are located in the beautiful area between the Atlantic Ocean and the Everglade National Park. More than 6,000,000 people live in this metropolitan area. The diverse community provides students with many options to learn about US culture.
The Weather in Summer and Fall is Hot and Humid, in Winter and Spring is Warm and Temperate.

Academics

School Type: Public High School
Enrollment Restrictions:
Only Academic year students can play sports
Foreign Language Courses: French, Italian, Spanish
Advanced Placement Courses: Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French Language and Culture, Human Geography, Macroeconomics, Physics 1, Physics C, Psychology, US Government and Politics
Grades at School: 9-12
Teacher/Student Ratio: 1:17
Diploma Year Offered: YES
Choose High School in District? NO
Minimum TOEFL: 50
Minimum ELTiS: 206
ESL Available/Level: YES – Beginner to Advanced

Co-curricular activities

Arts: Art, Band, Chorus, Dance, Digital Media, Digital Video, Drama, Drawing, Guitar, Jazz Ensemble, Keyboard, Music Theory, Photography, Theater
Extracurricular Activities: Art Club, Chess Club, Community Service, DECA, Ecology Club, Engineering Club, Film, Future Business Professionals of America, Future Teachers of America, Gay-Straight Alliance, Italian Club

Sports

Boys:
Fall: Bowling, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Swimming and Diving
Winter: Basketball, Soccer, Wrestling
Spring: Baseball, Tennis, Track and Field, Water Polo

Girls:
Fall: Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Golf, Swimming and Diving, Volleyball
Winter: Basketball, Soccer
Spring: Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Water Polo

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