明升体育

课程理念

In today’s Information Age, critical thinking skills are more essential than ever. St. 斯蒂芬的 high school students learn more than facts and figures; they learn to question and reason independently. Our distinguished faculty is diverse and accomplished in a wide range of fields, but it is united in its passion for nurturing the intellectual and cultural growth of all students.

设施

Along with one of the finest private middle and high school faculties in the country, St的学者. 斯蒂芬的 are supported by first-rate facilities, including classrooms and computer labs outfitted with the latest technology, state-of-the-art fine arts studios and performance spaces. Recent additions to campus include the 14 classroom Temple Academic Center, 威克利夫和弗里曼宿舍, 布斯学生中心, 食堂, Bowen美术工作室, 戴尔步行街, and the Spartan 健身 and Wellness Center. 的 new buildings received several architectural awards and have given students beautifully designed spaces to develop their mind, body, 和精神.

学习课程

而我们的学术标准是严格的, our broad course offerings give students an array of opportunities to pursue their interests. From literature to the social sciences and foreign language to science and technology to the visual and performing arts, 圣. 斯蒂芬的 recognizes and supports each student’s unique capabilities.

课程样本

4项清单.

  • 9年级

    生物学我, 英语, Health, 历史, Languages (法国, Latin, Spanish or Chinese) and 数学
  • 10年级

    生物学我, 化学我, 英语, 健身, 历史, 语言(西班牙语, 法国, 拉丁文或中文), 数学与视觉研究(1, II
  • 11年级

    生物学(我, II或AP), 化学(我, II或AP), 英语, 健身的选修课, 历史, 语言(西班牙语, 法国, 拉丁文或中文), 数学, 物理I与视觉研究(1, II, III or Advanced; Advanced Art 历史; Advanced Music 的ory)
  • 12年级

    高等数学, 生物二世, 化学(I或II), 英语, 欧洲历史上, 健身的选修课, 语言(西班牙语, 法国, 拉丁文或中文), 物理(I或II), 社会科学(12年级课程), 神学与视觉研究(二, III or Advanced; Advanced Art 历史; Advanced Music 的ory)

高中健身

St. 斯蒂芬的 believes in the importance of establishing a lifelong pattern of exercise. 健身 credits may be earned through participation in on-campus activities that take place outside of the academic day and may include the following: Junior Varsity or Varsity athletic teams, 魔鬼峡谷探险计划, 跳舞, 剧院的焦点, 淡季的力量和调节, 足球学院或网球学院, and sports management support with the athletic trainer’s approval or team management with a coach’s approval.

所有活动都以参与为基础. Students will not be cut or eliminated from a program due to skill or experience. Credit will be earned based on attendance and participation. Students who enter in 9th grade must earn six fitness credits to successfully meet graduation requirements.

高中体育项目

  • 下降: Cross Country, Cheerleading, Field Hockey, Football and Volleyball

  • 冬天: 篮球,足球,游泳和跳水

  • 春天: Baseball, Crew, Golf, Lacrosse, Tennis, Track and Field, and Rowing

魔鬼峡谷探险计划

魔鬼峡谷探险计划 (DCAP) offers students the opportunity to explore the gorgeous terrain of St. 斯蒂芬的 370-acre campus and the many ecological wonders of the Texas Hill Country in an active, 参与方式. Thanks to mild winters and long summers in Central Texas, students can participate in an array of outdoor and adventure education throughout the year. 在秋天, students can be found canoeing on several lakes in and around Austin, 同时也屈服于圣. 斯蒂芬。的专业DCAP人员. 在冬天, students can learn mountain biking; spring offerings include varsity mountain biking and climbing.

高中服务学习

的 高中服务学习 Program challenges students to internalize St. 斯蒂芬的 mission and the school prayer through education, service and reflection. 的 annual service requirement is designed to strengthen both the character and worldview of each student by building a foundation of service to others that will extend well beyond a student’s years at St. 斯蒂芬的. 的 concept of service learning hinges on providing service to those who typically do not have access to those services within a student’s local, 国内或国际社会. Developing a broader perspective on issues that affect different populations through earnest civic engagement not only empowers students to make a substantial difference immediately, but also equips them to effect positive change in the longer term.

Students must complete a minimum of 10 hours of service learning per academic year. 在年底和公布的截止日期之前, students must reflect on the area of societal need the service addresses and respond to questions about their service experiences.

高中毕业要求

A minimum of 18 credits is required for graduation. Each credit represents one year of 研究 in a given discipline. 的 required course load is five full-credit courses per year. A student must earn a passing grade in each to qualify for promotion. Students who enter at the 9th grade will have a total of 20 credits. 除了学术要求之外, students must pass a 9th grade Health course and a 10th-, 11th- and 12th-grade 健身 course for each year of attendance. Although the school offers 研究-abroad opportunities, the 12th-grade year must be spent at St. 斯蒂芬的. 此外,St。. 斯蒂芬的 requires 10 hours of service learning for each year of attendance.
 
  • 英文: 4个学分

  • 古典或现代语言: 3个学分(同一语言)

  • 美术: 1信用 (new 11th or 12th graders need 1/2 credit)

  • 历史与社会科学: 3学分(必修历史三)

  • 数学: 3 credits (through Algebra II and through 11th grade)

  • 科学: 3学分(必修生物课)

  • 神学: 1信用

  • 健身: 4个学分

高中每日时间表

的 daily schedule is organized around chapel services, 类, 研究, 餐, 明升体育, 还有课外活动. 一个七天, rotating schedule allows ample flexibility and variation and encourages boarding and day school students to learn to make decisions about their use of time.
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地址: 6500 St. 斯蒂芬博士的.德克萨斯州奥斯汀78746
电话: (512) 327-1213