Why Apply to the International Student Program?

An immersive experience

  • Intense exposure to American culture and the English language
  • Thriving and exciting international student program
  • 15-25 international eleventh- and twelfth-grade students each year
  • Students from China, South Korea, Germany, India, Vietnam

Superior Academics and Course Acceleration

  • Nationally-ranked public high school, with faculty ranked #1 in the state
  • Above and beyond what traditional American schools can offer
  • Challenging college-preparatory coursework
  • Development of advanced study skills
  • Emphasis on high-level critical thinking, hands-on and cutting-edge learning and technology through an expansive curriculum
  • Advanced content – all classes are AP, dual credit, college level, or Ball State University courses

Independence and Social Skills

  • Time management, organization, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
  • Independence, maturity, and responsibility
  • Development of social skills
  • Learning to articulate ideas while respecting opposing views
  • High behavioral standards
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