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International Program

GJSD is currently looking for Home Stay parents to accommodate additional students from China.  If interested, or for more information, please contact Theresa Subich at (814) 533-5670 extension 15666. or by email at tsubich@gjsd.net
 
The Greater Johnstown School District's International Program has been in existance since the 2013-2014 school year.  Based out of Bejing, students from China come to the United States and attend Greater Johnstown High School for their senior year.  The programs enrollment has continually increased over the years with the current school year hosting 3 International Students.
 
A DSO of an SEVP-cretified school must sign any completed Form I-20 issued for either a prospective or continuing student or a dependent.  A Form I-20 issued by a certified school system must state which school within the system the student will attend.  Only a DSO of an SEVP-certified school may issue a Form I-20 to a prospective student and his or her dependents, and only after the following conditions are met:
  1. The prospective student has made a written application to the school
  2. The written application, the student's transcripts or other records of courses taken, proof of financial responsibility for the student, and other supporting documents have been received, reviewed, and evaluated at the school's location in the United States
  3. The appropriate school authority has determined that the prospective student's qualifications meet all standards for admission
  4. The official responsible for admission at the school has accepted the prospective student for enrollment in a full course of study
Program Overview
 

Greater Johnstown High School, PA, USA

美国宾州大约翰城高中

Greater Johnstown High School (GJHS) is named one of America’s Best High Schools for the past eight executive years (2007-2015) according to The US News World Report, which is an authoritative organization for school ranking. GJHS located at Greater Johnstown, PA, near by Pittsburgh. With convenient transportation, it’s easy to take airplane, train or bus to some major cities of America, such as New York, Washington, Philadelphia. GJHS has obtained the right from American government to recruit international high school students, and provide F1 visa to them since 2012.

 大约翰城高中是美国明星高中之一.该公立高中最近连续 7 (2008-2015)被学校排名权威杂志--美国新闻与世界导报评为全美国最佳高中。学校位于宾州的约翰市。约翰市位于匹兹堡地区,交通发达。方便搭乘飞机火车或大巴前往首都华盛顿及纽约费城等美国主要城市。2012年大约翰城高中获得美国政府授权允许招收国际学生并具备提供F1国际学生签证资格。

 

2+1 China-America High School international course program

 

Since 2013, the double diploma international program between GJHS and Chinese Sister schools has implemented. Chinese students study grade 10 and 11 in China, the courses include all the Chinese high school courses and at least 4 courses from GJHS, teachers are from both Chinese and American Schools. Students would go to GJHS for the grade 12 study, when they graduate, they can have both Chinese and American High School diplomas, and also, with study of some AP courses, they can earn some college credits which help them to save time and tuition when they go to college.

 

开展2+1中美高中国际课程合作

 

2013年起美国大约翰城高中与中国姐妹友好学校开展合作中美高中国际双文凭课程班,办学模式为高一高二学生在中国学校就读,课程内容包含中国高中课程及美国宾州高中至少4门课程内容,中方教师有中方学校选派,美方教师有大约翰城高中选派。

高中第三年,学生进入美国大约翰城高中学习,毕业颁发中美高中毕业证书,学生在大约翰城高中修满一年毕业可获得相应大学学分转换,学生可凭进入匹兹堡大学\宾州印第安纳大学\圣佛朗西斯大学等合作大学本科阶段就读。

学生也可在大约翰城高中研修一年的大学学分课程,所获得的学分全美大学认可。

代东 先生  DIRECTOR OF GJHS CHINA OFFICE

ifaedu@vip.163.com

0086 13911880459

0086 10 64847832

北京 朝阳区 西奥中心A座21层

 

Don Dai

President 

IFA EduChina

21/F, Tower A, Team Center,Datun Road, Beijing 100101,P.R.China

Email: ifaedu@vip.163.com

Tel: 86-10-64845099 13911880459

Fax: 86-10-64845399

www.ifaedu.com

 

After friendly communication, IFA and Greater Johnstown Education Bureau ,GJHS reached a consensus, IFA would set up China office for GJHS. he program includes principals training, teachers training, pre-school education, international student summer/winter camp, etc.

 

在美学习交流期间中美双方达成了多项协议与共识,IFAEDU接受美国大约翰城教育局及高中的委托成立美国宾夕法尼亚州大约翰城中国办公室。

与美国大约翰城高中及宾夕法尼亚州立大学,匹兹堡大学,卡耐基梅隆大学,宾州印第安纳大学,等达成协议,共同举办不以赢利为目的公益性国际教育合作项目包含(国际校长培训、教师培训、学前早期教育培训、国际学生营等)

After friendly communication, IFA and Greater Johnstown Education Bureau ,GJHS reached a consensus, IFA would set up China office for GJHS. At the same time, a non-profit program between Chinese and American schools,(GJHS, Pennsylvania State UniversityUniversity of PittsburghIndiana University of Pennsylvania,just name a few.) The program includes principals training, teachers training, pre-school education, international student summer/winter camp, etc.

 

在美学习交流期间中美双方达成了多项协议与共识,IFAEDU接受美国大约翰城教育局及高中的委托成立美国宾夕法尼亚州大约翰城中国办公室。

与美国大约翰城高中及宾夕法尼亚州立大学,匹兹堡大学,卡耐基梅隆大学,宾州印第安纳大学,等达成协议,共同举办不以赢利为目的公益性国际教育合作项目包含(国际校长培训、教师培训、学前早期教育培训、国际学生营等)

 

In the year of 2013, GJHS has attended IFA EduChina Forum for Principals from America and China (Beijing Shunyi Education Bureau, Shenzhen Nanshan Education Bureau). During the meeting, all the member schools of IFA EduChina had great and deep communication with GJHS, also GJHS has became sister schools with Attached middle school of Hunan Normal University, Beijing Shunyi NO 1 High School, Shenzhen High School, Guangzhou Huamei School, Zhengzhou Jishi School,etc.

国际合作

大约翰城高中在宾州教育厅及所在学区教育局大力支持下致力于国际教育交流与推广工作并具备招收国际学生资质。2013年首次来华参加IFA EduChina中美名校长论坛(北京顺义区教育局、深圳南山区教育局)期间与IFA中国会员联盟学校进行了积极友好的互动交流,美国大约翰城高中与湖南师大附中、北京顺义一中、深圳高级中学及广州华美学校、郑州基石学校等建立了姐妹友好学校关系。

 

The school has over 70 courses, including nearly 20 AP courses                     and 45 college courses. The international students would have choice of 8 courses include English, and would get American high school diploma after finishing all the subjects.

At GJHS, there will be a consultant for each student to provide tailor made college entry plan, assist students for their TOFEL and SAT exams, and help students to go to their desired college.

课程设置

学校开设70余门课程其中包含 AP 课程有 20  以及大学通识类学分课程45门。国际学生进入高中就读前除英语外需选择7门课程作为自己的研修课目,成绩合格颁发美国高中毕业文凭。

在校期间学校升学办公室为每一位国际学生提供升学指导服务,量身定制升学计划,协助注册托福及SAT考试并积极与大学沟通,帮助学生进入理想大学。