Boarding School – ST. CROIX LUTHERAN HIGH SCHOOL, Minnesota – USA
St. Croix Lutheran School is one of the top boarding schools in America. Thanks to many advantages such as geographic location, fees, safe environment and excellent academic records, the school is chosen by hopeful families all over the world for their children’s futures.
Breathtaking view of St Paul City, Minnesota
LOCATION: St. Paul City, Minnesota State
St Paul is known as the second cleanest city of The United States of America, where many world-class economic organizations choose to place their headquarters, for example: 3M, Best Buy, Target, Mayo Clinic, etc. And also a number of great universities can be found such as University of Minnesota, Macalester College, Carlton College, etc.
St. Croix Lutheran High School is one of the top Boarding Schools in America, focusing on Grade 6 to 12 educations, accredited by Minnesota State Education Board and Association of Non-Public Schools.
St. Croix School is surrounded by lakes and green parks, with stunning Thompson lake view. The school is monitored 24/7 and is a short distanceto stores, supermarkets, retaurants at the city center. Besides official class times, students are encouraged to participate in clubs and societies such as drama, music, journalism, tennis, golf, football, volleyball, etc.
Stunning Thompson lake view from the dormitory
With 80% local students, each and every international student will be assisted by their local peers in academic as well as daily life. This will help Vietnamese students to fit in easily to the new environment and culture, reach their potentials in a short period of time as well as make their personal developments in terms of physical and academic challenges.
St. Croix Lutheran High School follows the AP system, a system which consists of advance subjects preparing for universities. In order to maintain high quality in teaching, learning and interactions between teachers and students, each classroom is organized into small sizes of 15 – 20 students with modern facilities according to subjects.
All of the international students receive language assistance together with other subject tutorials at their dorms in the evening if necessary. This would help them to improve their English in a short time so they can focus on their academic studies at school. Parents can also keep in touch with the school to fully understand the student’s progress via online information system. In order to encourage students in their studies, those with outstanding academic records (GPA 3.5 out of 4) can have an opportunity to receive scholarships from the school.
WorldLink students at Graduation Ceremony of St. Croix School
Almost students graduated from St. Croix Lutheran School are accepted into top universities in the States such as Cornell University, New York University, Purdue University, etc. Many of the students are also awarded with scholarships based on their exceptional academic records and community involvements.
Some successful WorldLink students at St. Croix School:
Nguyen Hoang Ha My – Boston University
Nguyen Phuoc Tue Phuong – Houston University
Pham Nguyen Minh Triet – University of Washington
Ho Minh Long – University of Massachusetts Amherst
Nguyen Thai Nguyen Phong – University of Minnesota
Minh Khoi – Northeastern University
Le Do Vy Thao – Hampshire College Amherst, MA and Vanderbilt University
SUMMER CAMP PROGRAM
In order to give prospective students a chance to experience America and the American Boarding School programs, St. Croix Lutheran and WorldLink Education have been working together for over 10 years to organize summer camp programs for Vietnamese students. The programs start in July and last for 4 weeks. Summer camp is a great opportunity for Secondary and High School students from different countries to gather together to exchange cultures and practice their language skills. During the camp, they can also get familiar with academic subjects before deciding to join a long term academic programs abroad.
Community activity at St. Croix Summer Camp
On Saturday (8th January 2017), WorldLink will host an information session with a representative of St. Croix Lutheran High School.
To find out more about the event, please contact:
12A Phan Ke Binh, Da Kao Ward, District 1
Tel: (08) 3 910 2072 – Fax: (08) 3 910 4146.