EF Academy Oxford

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  • Class of 2016
    5 Stars   7/19/2016
    Not yet confirmed
    100% International students from around the world, professional university guidance counsellors to help with university application, Powerschool, which is an online system, allows parents to access for student's attendance, comments from teachers and grades. . .

  • Class of 2016
    5 Stars   9/1/2016
    Still an IB student at school.
    I would say that the uniqueness of Oxford EF Academy is in its location because it is really not far away from the City Centre (20 min walk or 5-10 mins by bus), its also. . .

  • Class of 2016
    5 Stars   9/1/2016
    University of Westminster
    EF Academy is the only international boarding school which has many cultural diversities with students from 72 different countries that has given the student a lot of opportunities not only studying in the UK either. . .

  • Class of 1980
    5 Stars   7/19/2016
    EF Academy Oxford
    As this was my first time in an international school abroad, I found it to be friendly and caring, the teachers always encourage us to make the most of studying in Oxford and I sure. . .
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Definition of Terms 
2016 School Data
EF Academy Oxford
School Focus College Preparatory
Grades (Boarding) Grades 11-12
School Type Co-ed
Supports Learning Differences (LD) Yes
Religious Affiliation Non-denominational
Year Founded 2005

Student Body

Enrollment 200 students
% International Students
100%

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes Yes
Classroom Dress Code Casual
Average Class Size 13 students
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:4
Number of AP Courses Offered n/a
Number of IB Courses Offered 27
ESL Courses Offered Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
90%
Summer Program Offered Yes

Finances

Endowment Size n/a
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$46,100
(shared dormitory, 3 meals weekdays, 2 on weekends)
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$38,400
(twin room in host family, 3 meals daily weekdays)
Merit Scholarships Offered Yes

Admission

Application Deadline Jan. 31 / Mar. 15 / rolling
Director of Admissions Jason M. Kirschner
Associate Director of Admissions Lauren Utnick

Course Listings

List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered 2 Interscholastic Sports
Sports Rugby, Soccer

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations 23 Extracurriculars
Extracurriculars Business Club, Circuit Training, Computer Club, Cooking Club, Debate Club, Drama Club, Duke of Edinburgh Award, Electronics Club, Film Club, Gardening Club, History Club, International Club, Model United Nations, Oxfam Group, Photography Club, Rugby Club, Running Club, Soccer, Table Tennis Club, The Music Society, Visual Arts Club, Yearbook, Yoga Club

College Matriculation

Year: 10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
Link to Matriculation Data

School Notes

  • Local Goes Global
  • Our students come from more than 75 countries, including the United Kingdom, while our faculty represents over 40 countries. This unique atmosphere provides students with an advantageous experience, one that enhances their worldview in addition to their resume. We emphasize areas of study such as languages, cross-cultural communication, sciences and world history that are increasingly in demand in the global marketplace, and is conveniently located near Oxford's city center.
  • IB Advantage
  • According to the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO), students who participate in IB Programs are more than twice as likely to be accepted to the Top 50 universities in the United States. With over 30 IB course offerings, EF Academy is proud to be an IB World School. Students in EF Academy programs have earned places at top universities including Oxford, Cambridge, University of Michigan, Columbia, University of Southern California, Columbia, St. Andrew's, NYU, UCLA, Williams College, Johns Hopkins University, University of Virigina, and UC Berkeley.
  • Worldwide Leader in Education
  • EF Academy is a division of EF Education First, a global leader in the field of international education. Founded in 1965, EF Education First is the largest private educational organization in the world. EF`s Hult International Business School is ranked among the Financial Times` top 100 business schools. EF is also well known for its study-abroad and language programs, and it has cared for and educated thousands of young people in during is near 50-year history.
  • LD types supported: Mild ADD/ADHD, case-by-case for all other differences
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