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Description : Diploma + advanced placement in The Village School in Houston

The Village School in Houston
from 25025.00
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The Village School in Houston By far the best school in Texas, outstanding facilities and accommodation
The Village School in Houston
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Ranking: 84.2
Accommodation type: boarding house
Language of studies English
Education type: co-educational school
from $ 25025.00 / year
Program name
Date
Age
Cost
Annual
13-18
from 31 900 $ / semester
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Description

The complex of attestation courses (Honorus courses), several subjects of Advanced Placement (preliminary enrollment) and selective electives are the basis of the AP. This course thoroughly prepares for university life and is recognized by colleges as pre-university.

The program provides for the writing of the final qualifying work and the accumulation of 26 annual attestations (credits). Optional subjects will require 8 credits, students receive 4 credits for social studies and English courses. The courses of mathematics and natural disciplines provide for three necessary annual credits each. Two loans can be obtained for a foreign language, and lessons in physical culture and fine arts are evaluated for 1 credit. Benefits for the school community should be at least 100 hours during the program.


School description

The Village School in Houston is one of the most popular educational institutions of a non-religious type. Located in the Energy Corridor of West Houston, the school offers a rigorous, results-driven education to students across America and around the world. Village offers an American educational experience to its diverse and international student community, which represents six continents and over 60 countries. Village is a proud member of the Nord Anglia Education network of schools, renowned for transforming education with world-class teaching and innovative partnerships.

The School delivers a high-quality academic program (over 50 IB courses!) and is proud of its STEAM program run in collaboration with MIT. Every year, teachers and students participate in workshops with MIT academics at the annual Cambridge Science Festival, where they have an opportunity to learn directly from researchers at the world’s leading STEAM institution. Village and MIT also pioneered Launch Club, a startup initiative that gives students a framework to launch their own companies and nurture their entrepreneurial skills.

The Village School expands student creativity and ignites imagination through its collaboration with The Juilliard School, a world leader in performing arts education. Through hands-on workshops with experienced Juilliard performers, students are exposed to diverse performance types and unique creative approaches.

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Program name
Date
Age
Cost
Annual
5-10
from 25 025 $ / year

Preparation at this stage is conducted in a complex way and provides for the child's social, emotional, intellectual, physical and spiritual development. In the same way, the study of disciplines of exact and humanitarian courses is envisaged, a balance is maintained between mathematics and social subjects. All children at the Village School study music, Spanish and computer programs. Studying on motor skills provides a harmonious work of muscles and excellent physical development of the body as a whole. Teachers take care that the kids in the school feel at home: confident, comfortable and protected.

Annual
12-13
from 31 900 $ / semester

In this period of studying teachers begin to work on the personal development of the child identify and to support the talents and abilities of the student. Also, the skills needed to continue studying in high school are being developed. The development of spheres of interests occurs on extra-curricular lessons. It is desirable to attend an athletics course or a sports circle.

Annual
13-18
from 31 900 $ / semester

The complex of attestation courses (Honorus courses), several subjects of Advanced Placement (preliminary enrollment) and selective electives are the basis of the AP. This course thoroughly prepares for university life and is recognized by colleges as pre-university.

The program provides for the writing of the final qualifying work and the accumulation of 26 annual attestations (credits). Optional subjects will require 8 credits, students receive 4 credits for social studies and English courses. The courses of mathematics and natural disciplines provide for three necessary annual credits each. Two loans can be obtained for a foreign language, and lessons in physical culture and fine arts are evaluated for 1 credit. Benefits for the school community should be at least 100 hours during the program.

Annual
16-18
from 31 900 $ / semester

In high school, students can choose a two-year program of preparation for higher education. The diploma IB will allow to enter any higher school of peace. The complexity of the program is in the scientific direction. Of the six subjects necessary for studying, the main are:

  • The TOK (ways and methods of obtaining knowledge);
  • The writing of scientific work (4 thousand words);
  • CAS (150 hours of creativity and socially useful activity).

The students are exploring three subjects with the standardized specification (SL), and three - in-depth (HL).

If the student has not completed the full program or passed the exams, he does not receive an IB diploma, but a certificate indicating the credits received and the grades in the examinations.

At the Village School, the International Baccalaureate course is divided into 6 specializations. The first group includes a list of humanitarian subjects and is called "Language + Literature" (type A). The group includes:

  • English;
  • Chinese;
  • Spanish.

Group 2 also aims at learning languages ​​(type B) and involves the development of English, French and Spanish. The third group is "Man + Society". The students who chose it get acquainted with psychology, economic theory and historical subjects. Natural science subjects were included in group number 4. This direction consists of:

  • Biology;
  • Ecological complex of sciences;
  • Chemistry;
  • Physics.

General and higher mathematics is included in the group number 5. The last group is complex and provides for a combination of subjects in the field of art and disciplines from groups 2 to 4. The sixth group is called "Art + Sample Items" and allows for the study of theater, music, visual art and dance.

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