College Preparatory School for Girls Grades 3-12

Global Scholars Program

In 2014, Holton established the Global Scholar designation for students with an interest in global issues and international affairs. Upper School students are required to take a specialized global curriculum including four years of world language study, the Global Issues and Perspectives course, participation in a Holton Junior Journey, and completion of a globally focused senior capstone project.

Students who succesfully fulfill the following requirements will have this designation noted on their transcripts and will be recognized at Commencement.

Eligibility Form (PDF)


  1. Four years of world language study or through highest level offered: Chinese, French, Latin, or Spanish
  2. Grade 11 Global Issues and Perspectives Class (one semester minor)
  3. Participation on a Global Education Journey at the end of Junior Year
  4. Senior Project on one of the Millennium Development Goal

One of the following:

  • Host an international exchange student
  • Participate in a pre-approved Language Immersion Experience abroad in a non-English speaking country
  • Participate in two Model UN Conferences (including HAMUN)
  • 15 hours of service with an international aid organization or local non-English speaking community