The School of Webb Schools has two educational institutions: the Vivian Webb School and the Webb School of California. Each follows its own traditions, principles and directions, but both work under the same motto and are aimed at the same goal - to educate independent leaders who are able to take responsibility and lead people for themselves.
The Webb Schools is located on the shores of the Pacific Ocean, includes a unique paleontological museum, constantly arranges archeological expeditions for schoolchildren, during which the museum collection is replenished with new exhibits. This is the ideal training option for curious children who appreciate, respect and protect nature.
The main value of the teaching staff is the personal potential of each student, his talents and abilities. Everything in the school is aimed at maximum personal realization: sports and creative classes, academic studies and electives, all the required equipment and equipment, professional coaches and teachers. Each year the training center organizes interesting and informative international trips - small groups of students volunteer, get to know the world and help other people in China, Ecuador, Argentina, Australia, the Fiji islands and European countries. All students necessarily participate in the program of the paleontological museum The Raymond Alf Museum - the course has been working since 1930. Schoolchildren take part in archaeological expeditions and excavations, study found objects and replenish the museum's exposition. So very quickly the skills are raised independently to set tasks, to find non-standard ways of solving, develop purposefulness and perseverance.
The academic success of students and graduates is a real and well deserved pride of the school. The average score for the SAT test is 1970, with an average of one teacher for every 8 students; In the class is usually engaged in no more than 15 people, which makes it possible to give everyone the maximum amount of attention. Students without special difficulties enter the best universities in the US and the world: Northwestern University, Berkeley, universities in California and New York, Carnegie Mellon, Georgetown University and others. Among the graduates are a lot of famous people and celebrities:
The students of The Webb Schools are actively brought up with a craving for new knowledge, a desire to learn and achieve personal and academic goals. Training here is not just an information flow in the classroom, but deep research of various fields, use of modern innovations and equipment, modern techniques. All classes are conducted in a friendly, calm, creative atmosphere, each student can express his opinion or submit a valuable idea. Theoretical and practical blocks are balanced, competently combined: for example, students of mathematics and design courses participate in a robotics contest and collect a model of an autonomous robot.
The training programs are flexible enough - the teachers are keen to take into account all the personal characteristics, talents and inclinations of the students. The curriculum is compiled by each student along with the teacher - most of the subjects can be studied at an advanced level (AR) in order to successfully enter the chosen college or university:
At the stage of obtaining secondary education, students not only acquire sufficient knowledge of basic subjects - they learn to be more collected, attentive and focused, learn to work independently and in a team, form and defend their point of view, think critically and analytically. The intensity of schooling helps to continue education in the chosen university due to the large amount of acquired knowledge, a diverse curriculum and a large list of academic disciplines.
So, in 9-10 class the following subjects are studied:
This program of training in high school fully prepares students for successful admission to the chosen faculty of the desired institution. The subjects of the curriculum are studied thoroughly and deeply, almost at the professional level - this is a course of increased complexity, but the results of graduates can impress members of the admissions committee of any university.
Great summer in Southern California!
Program: Global Leadership in Engineering or Entrepreneurship
On the interesting, combined summer courses on learning English students waiting for a rich program. Effective group classes are combined with excursions, sports activities, lab sessions, evening fun recreational activities and walks with new friends.
Academic studies are aimed at developing all the basic language skills: listening, reading, grammar, phonetics, vocabulary; The vocabulary expands, pronunciation improves, written and spoken language is improved. Also, students learn a lot of new information about the culture, art and history of America, and a large number of conversational practices (debates, discussions, dialogues, discussions) will help to begin to speak English in the first days of your stay, quickly overcome the language barrier.
The most motivated and ambitious students during the summer training can also qualitatively and effectively prepare for the passing of the TOEFL or IELTS test: the results of these examinations are required for continuing study abroad, for admission to the chosen school or university.
In addition to classroom academic studies, students will find a large number of entertainment, recreational activities and exciting excursions. Together with a professional guide and accompanying teacher, you can visit the Six Flags Park, the Ruby Falls, the Nashville tour, see its sights and monuments. For lovers of outdoor activities and sports, rafting trips and rafting are organized, the students have time for shopping, and those interested in foreign education will appreciate an introductory trip to Vanderbilt University.
Dates of the camp: July 8 - July 29.
A deposit for each student is paid separately = $ 500.
Program: children's camp with paleontology or leadership
For students 15-18 years on campus equipped with a cozy residence: it teaches students to be independent and responsible, fully prepares for university life. Round-the-clock in residences the representative of administration The Webb Schools, the teacher or the teacher who is ready to help with the decision of any questions is on duty.
In your spare time you can play baseball, badminton, volleyball, learn water polo or basketball, go jogging or golf. Students study football and softball, attend swimming and wrestling, athletics and tennis lessons, learn American football.
The Webb Schools employs more than 35 sections, clubs and interest groups, various organizations: you can study French culture, Sing a cappella, engage in fencing or cooking, produce your own newspaper, develop robots, take a great interest in socially useful activities .. the list of extracurricular activities is very extensive!
On weekends, students often go on excursions and walks around Los Angeles, attend concerts, movies and performances, go to the beach, play sports and intellectual games (including modern ones, for example, laser tag ). There are a lot of events on the campus, anyone can take part in it: dance marathons, music festival, quiz, carnival, etc.
The total campus area reaches 72 acres of the Pacific coast, in a picturesque hilly area near San Gabriel Mountains. Every day students enjoy a fresh sea breeze, and the campus windows offer spectacular, breathtaking views of the mountains and seashore. The atmosphere of the area is very calm, peaceful, serene; At the same time, near the noisy and cosmopolitan Los Angeles, where you can find any entertainment, objects of urban, tourist, entertainment and commercial infrastructure.
On the campus there is a special stage of stage skill (with professional sound and light equipment), a music school (65 instruments are taught), own recording studio. Two large libraries are open for schoolchildren (the size of the general fund is about 30,000 books and publications), an observatory, scientific functional laboratories.
The sports infrastructure is not less extensive: a special aqua center, a large indoor sports complex, tennis courts and a stadium with track-tracks, playing fields and playgrounds, a modern gym.
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.