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Private School Basic Program International Experience (iE) understands that selecting the right student exchange program can be overwhelming. We also know that it’s worth it. This is truly a once in a lifetime experience and we’re here to guide and support you all the way.

What’s Included?

iE partners with hundreds of private schools throughout the U.S. These schools trust iE’s 15+ years of experience The private school basic program and value the consistent care and quality our staff and includes tuition, host family stipend (if programs provide. As such, schools have agreed to offer applicable), school fees, insurance, iE program special tuition discounts to iE students. On average, fee, SEVIS application fee and the ELTiS Exam. these discounts reflect a 40% reduction in fees.

Flights, uniforms, books, athletic/music fees, hot lunch, personal spending money, visa application fee, convalidation, IB fee (if applicable) and school field trip fees are NOT included in the basic program.

To help you through the school and program selection process, iE hand-selected some of our best schools, grouping them into five categories based on cost. Each package includes the major expenses like tuition, school application fees, host family stipends, insurance, and flight so that you know exactly what to plan for and expect. iE guarantees you a placement in one of the excellent schools listed in the category you select to meet your family’s financial requirements.

We invite you to explore this program, and we look forward to going on this exciting journey with you!


2017-2018 Package Options You pick the package, iE does the rest! Semester

Full Academic Year

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Bronze Package

12,995€

16,995€

2

Silver Package

13,995€

19,995€

3

Gold Package

15,995€

23,995€

4

Diamond Package

17,995€

27,995€

5

Platinum Package

20,995€

32,995€

Class and sport offerings may vary. Sport participation not guaranteed.

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All Seasons

City

America’s Heartland

Semester Students

Arts

Religious Affiliation

International Baccalaureate

Sports

AP Classes

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Bronze Package Includes placement into one of these schools:

Providence Classical School Spring, TX

Loyola Catholic School Mankato, MN

Horizon Christian School Inianapolis, IN

Fayetteville Christian School Fayetteville, NC

University Lake School Hartland, WI

Central Catholic Junior/Senior High School Lafayette, IN

Temple Academy Waterville, ME

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Silver Package Includes placement into one of these schools:

N.E.W. Lutheran High School Green Bay, WI

Rockford Christian School Rockford, IL

Salisbury Christian School Salisbury, MD

Keith Country Day School Rockford, IL

Harrisburg Christian School Harrisburg, PA

Seton Catholic Central Binghamton, NY

Cathedral High School Indianapolis, IN

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Gold Package Includes placement into one of these schools:

Norfolk Collegiate School Norfolk, VA

Concord Christian School Knoxville, TN

O’Neal School Southern Pines, NC

Harrisburg Academy Lemoyne, PA

Seven Rivers Christian Lecanto, FL

Forsyth Country Day School Lewisville, NC

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Diamond Package Includes placement into one of these schools:

The Steward School Richmond, VA

Calvary Christian Academy Ormond Beach, FL

Gaston Day School Gastonia, NC

Rice Memorial High School Burlington, VT

Pinewood Preparatory Academy Summerville, SC

King’s Academy West Palm Beach, FL

North Yarmouth Academy Yarmouth, ME

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Platinum Package Includes placement into one of these schools:

Alma Heights Christian School Pacifica, CA

St. John’s High School West Islip, NY

Bakersfield Christian High School Bakersfield, CA

Westchester Country Day School High Point, NC

Headwaters School Austin, TX

Hammond School Columbia, SC

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Bronze Package

Providence Classical School www.pcsclassical.org

About Founded in 1999, Providence Classical School (PCS) is an independent, co-educational, PreK-12 day school that offers a classical and Christian education. Our classical method is rooted in the Trivium: the grammar, logic, and rhetoric of all subjects. Students trained in these disciplines are equipped with the tools necessary for effective accumulation, synthesis, and presentation of knowledge. PCS is located 30 minutes north of Houston and draws students from a 25-mile radius. The Houston community has a strong technology and manufacturing base, including the Johnson Space Center, and several major universities. Participation in community events engages students in the global marketplace of ideas and commercial activity. Providence Classical School accepts semester students, but only in the fall.

School Size

Religion

356 (K - 12)

Non-Denominational

Spring, TX

Sports Boys: basketball, cross country, track, tennis, baseball, football Girls: basketball, cross country, track, tennis, volleyball

Arts visual arts, choir, drama

Languages Spanish, French, Latin

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website

AP Courses none (although students have taken the AP exams in English and Latin) Back to Bronze Package

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Bronze Package

About

Loyola Catholic School

Loyola Catholic School is in Mankato, Minnesota. The school has two campuses, the Fitzgerald Campus, housing grades five through eight, and the Good Counsel Campus, which houses grades K-4 and 9-12. The school offers a variety of classes, including AP classes. They have placed high in many Knowledge Bowl and Speech events, and the band has received a Superior rating several times, which is the highest rating for a school band in Minnesota. The school also has a theater program. Athletics at Loyola are always competitive. While the school has earned many honors, the Track and Field program consistently sends athletes to the state meet year annually.

School Size

Religion

300 (K - 12)

Catholic

Sports Boys: cross country, track and field, baseball, soccer, football, wrestling, basketball, ice hockey Girls: cross country, track and field, soccer, softball, basketball, volleyball, ice hockey

Arts

Languages

visual arts, choir, drama

Spanish

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses English Literature, Calculus, US History, Biology

www.loyolacatholicschool.org

Mankato, MN

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Bronze Package

About

Horizon Christian School

Horizon Christian School is located on 98 beautiful acres of land in the midst of the city. It features hiking/running trails, a swimming pool, a climbing wall, zip line, soccer fields, baseball diamond, 60 acres of woods, and a nature pond. Horizon is a non-denominational Christian school that oers students smaller class size with more personal attention. Horizon offers a variety of classes for all levels of achievement, including Language Arts Resource course, AP courses, and electives such as climbing, art, cooking, and computer applications. In addition to academics, Horizon students have opportunities to participate in athletics and clubs, such as the robotics club which won the city of Indianapolis tournament in 2013.

School Size

Religion

290 (K - 12)

Non-Denominational

Arts visual arts, photography, choir, band, drama

AP Courses

Sports Boys: basketball, soccer, cross country, track, baseball Girls: basketball, volleyball, soccer, cross country, track

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

Indianapolis, IN

Calculus AB, Statistics

Languages Spanish, American Sign Language

www.horizonindy.org/hcs

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Bronze Package

Fayetteville Christian School www.fayettevillechristian.com

Fayetteville, NC

About Fayetteville Christian School is an independent college-preparatory Christian school. Established in 1986, the school graduated its first senior class in 1994 and is now one of the largest Christian schools in the area. The academic courses are comprehensive, college preparatory, and highly competitive. Students may choose from 50 different courses, including 20 AP and Honors courses. We offer 15 Varsity Sports and have been regular contenders for State Titles. FCS has an Award winning first class band and choral program which compete on a regular basis. The Performing Arts department puts on two large productions each academic school year. Fayetteville Christian School accepts semester students, but only in the fall.

School Size

Religion

600 (K - 12)

Non-Denominational

Arts

Languages

visual arts, choir, band, drama

Spanish, Latin

Sports Boys: cross country, track, baseball, soccer, football, basketball, golf Girls: cross country, track, soccer, softball, basketball, volleyball, cheerleading, golf

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses Back to Bronze Package

English, Calculus AB, Statistics, Physics, Biology, US History, European History, Human Geography, Music Theory

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Bronze Package

Central Catholic Jr./Senior High School www.cc.lcss.org

About Central Catholic Junior and Senior High School is located in Lafayette, Indiana. The school is known for it’s faith-based education, exemplary academics, strong athletic programs, and student life outside of the classroom. Central Catholic received an “A” rating by the Indiana Department of Education. The school has won several state Academic Super Bowl competitions in various disciplines. The school’s athletic programs are also thriving, with state championships won in baseball, boys’ basketball, football, girls’ basketball and girls’ volleyball. Student life thrives at the school as students have ample opportunities to get involved in social activities.

School Size

Religion

400 (7-12)

Catholic

Sports Boys: cross country, track, baseball, soccer, football, wrestling, basketball, tennis, golf, bowling, swimming Girls: cross country, track, soccer, softball, basketball, volleyball, tennis, cheerleading, golf, bowling, swimming

Arts visual arts, choir, band, drama

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

Languages

Lafayette, IN

Spanish, German

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Calculus AB, Chemistry, Computer Science Back to Bronze Package

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Bronze Package

About

University Lake School

University Lake School is situated on 180 acres of pristine woods and a multitude of nature trails. Academics are closely aligned to college-level course work, including honors and AP classes. While a rigorous academic platform is our foundation, just as important are the experiences we offer our students in theatre, fine arts, and athletics. The Fine Arts studio is equipped with computer lab equipment for digital photography, HD video production and 3-D printing, as well as a glass fusion lab. Art students compete in the Scholastic Art Competition at the Milwaukee Art Museum. Our athletic facilities include three on-campus gymnasiums, an indoor rock wall, two tennis courts, four athletic fields and a fully-equipped fitness center.

School Size

Languages

290 (K-12)

Spanish

Sports Boys: soccer, basketball, baseball, lacrosse, swimming, ice hockey, cross country, alpine skiing, golf, tennis, track and field Girls: soccer, basketball, volleyball, swimming (co-ed), field hockey, cross country, alpine skiing, golf, tennis, track and field

Arts visual arts, choir, chamber ensemble, drama

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Calculus AB, Spanish, Physics, European History, US History, Art Portfolio

www.universitylake.org

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Hartland, WI

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Bronze Package

About

Temple Academy

Waterville, ME

Temple Academy is located in the beautiful state of Maine, approximately one hour southwest of Bangor in Waterville. Established in 1977, Temple Academy provides its students a quality Christian education, promoting excellence and competence in communication and computation skills. 94% of its graduates attend college or university. The school is accredited with NEASC, the same organization that accredits area public schools and colleges. Athletics plays an integral part in the school, fostering school spirit. Soccer, basketball, volleyball, baseball and softball are offered. In addition to athletics, the school has a Drama Club, Worship Band and Chess Club.

School Size

Religion

200 (K - 12)

Assembly of God

Sports Boys: soccer, basketball, baseball Girls: soccer, basketball, softball, volleyball

Arts visual arts, choir, church band

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

Languages various foreign languages as distance learning

www.templeacademyme.org

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Silver Package

N.E.W. Lutheran High School

About

www.newlhs.com

N.E.W. Lutheran High School is located in Green Bay, Wisconsin. It is an intuitive, technologically-advanced school known as a regional leader in academics. The school maintains smaller class sizes to ensure students are provided more individual attention. The school’s interscholastic athletic program offers a wide variety of opportunities, receiving noteworthy awards in boys basketball, girls volleyball and football. As a whole, NEW Lutheran High school is dedicated to service. Many students perform service work in the community individually or with their small groups.

School Size

Religion

130 (9 - 12)

Lutheran

Sports Boys: cross country, baseball, soccer, football, basketball Girls: cross country, soccer, softball, basketball, volleyball

Arts visual arts, band, choir, drama

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

Languages Spanish

AP Courses Chemistry (students have taken the AP exams in calculus and physics)

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Green B ay, WI

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Silver Package

Rockford Christian School

About

www.rockfordchristian.org

Rockford Christian High Schools offers students a faith-based college prep education. Located in Rockford, Illinois, Rockford Christian High School is a place of challenge and growth. They offer a variety of courses, including Advanced Placement classes. In addition to a rigorous curriculum, Rockford Christian High School students participate in a one-week “JanTerm� that includes internships, international travel, and exploratory coursework. The High School provides many extra-curricular, co-curricular, and athletic activities and has received many awards. Awards have been received in cross country, track, and basketball, to name a few.

School Size

Religion

675 (K - 12)

Non-Denominational

Sports Boys: cross country, baseball, soccer, football, basketball, golf, swimming, bowling, tennis, track Girls: cross country, soccer, softball, basketball, volleyball, cheerleading, golf, swimming, bowling, dance, tennis, track

AP Courses English Language & Composition, English Literature and Composition, Calculus, Statistics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics 1, Physics 2, Environmental Science, US History, World History, Government, Macroeconomics, Chinese, Art History, Music Theory, Psychology

Arts visual arts, band, choir, drama

Languages

Rockf ord, IL

Spanish, French, Mandarin

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website. Back to Silver Package

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Silver Package

Salisbury Christian School Salisbur y, MD

About

Salisbury Christian School is a coeducational, college preparatory school. We provide high-level academics, championship-winning athletics, and award-winning art and fine arts programs to help develop our students into wellrounded human beings. The threebuilding campus is home to two fully equipped science labs, a fitness center, a media center and library, two technology labs, and athletic fields for soccer, baseball and softball. With 50 faculty and 11 instructional assistants, the average class size is 19. A growing, mostly rural community, Salisbury is the location of the Perdue Corporation Headquarters, a thriving medical center, and the distinguished Salisbury University. Atlantic Ocean beaches and resorts are a short distance away. Salisbury Christian School accepts semester students, but only in the fall.

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www.salisburychristian.org

School Size

Religion

570 (K - 12)

Non-Denominational

Sports Boys: soccer, basketball, baseball, track, golf Girls: soccer, basketball, track, volleyball, softball, golf

Arts

Languages

visual arts, band, choir, drama

Spanish

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, US History, US Government and Politics, Biology, Computer Science, Calculus AB, Physics

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Silver Package

Keith Country Day School

About

www.keithschool.com

Keith Country Day School is a non-sectarian, co-educational college-preparatory school located on a 15-acre property nestled in a quiet residential neighborhood, surrounded by beautiful trees and a picturesque view of the Rock River. By blending an advanced curriculum, an active parent-body, and top-notch teachers, the academic results at Keith rank among the best in state. Although Keith is well-known for its academics, its athletic programs have grown substantially. Keith offers more than 30 clubs, sports and activities for high school students, many of which involve helping non-profit organizations. Semester students are accepted, but only in the fall.

Sports Boys: golf, basketball, soccer, volleyball, tennis, cross country Girls: golf, basketball, soccer, volleyball, swimming, tennis, cross country

AP Courses

School Size 310 (K - 12)

Arts visual arts, band, choir, drama

Languages Spanish, French, Latin, Ancient Greek

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

English, Biology, Chemistry, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, US History

Roc kfor d, IL

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Silver Package

Harrisburg Christian School Harris burg, PA

www.harrisburgchristian.com

About Harrisburg Christian School is situated on twenty-one acres of fields and woodland at the base of Blue Mountain near Linglestown, Pennsylvania. Harrisburg Christian School provides a superior academic education. Classroom learning is designed to challenge the mind and inspire the spirit. Emphasis is placed on the importance of critical thinking skills. Many students earn academic distinctions such as National Merit Scholar Finalist and National Hispanic Scholar Recognition Program Finalist. The school offers a large variety of sports, fine arts, and clubs, making it possible for students to be active. Harrisburg Christian accepts semester students, but only in the fall.

School Size

Religion

Languages

300 (K - 12)

Non-Denominational

Spanish

Sports Boys: soccer, basketball, baseball, track and field, golf, cross country Girls: soccer, basketball, track and field, golf, cross country, lacrosse

Arts visual arts, band, choir, drama

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, Biology, Calculus, Studio Art

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Silver Package

About

Seton Catholic Central

Seton Catholic Central offers small class sizes and a nurturing atmosphere enable each student to reach his or her full potential. We are the first Catholic high school in New York State to host a prestigious pre-engineering program in conjunction with RIT. We also have established partnerships with Binghamton University and Broome Community College. Our academic program is complimented with award-winning art and music programs. We field 35 boys and girls athletic teams that have impressively made their mark in southern and central New York. Last year our teams earned sectional and divisional championships. Seton Catholic Central accepts semester students, but only in the fall.

AP Courses* English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, Biology, Calculus, Studio Art, US History, World History, European History, Economics, Statistics, Chemistry, Physics, Art History

School Size

Religion

400 (7-12)

Catholic

Sports* Boys: soccer, basketball, baseball, track, golf, cross country, lacrosse, football, tennis Girls: soccer, basketball, track, cross country, lacrosse, tennis, cheerleading, softball

Arts visual arts, photography, band, choir, drama, guitar

Languages Spanish, Latin, American Sign Language

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website. * NY schools offer "regents" classes which are similar to AP, but only for New York State. New York State does not allow athletic participation for a sport that an international student has played in the past on an organized team. Any sport that an international student has not played prior on an organized team is fine.

www.setoncchs.com

Binghamton, NY

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Silver Package

Cathedral High School Indianapoli s, IN

About

www.gocathedral.com

Cathedral is a private, Catholic, college-preparatory high school established in 1918. Our new Cathedral 360 personalized education experience helps each individual student excel academically, learn valuable leadership skills, and benefit from connection with Cathedral alumni. There are 11 academic departments providing more than 188 course offerings as well as IB. A special emphasis is placed on technology in the classroom. The school offers diverse co-curricular activities in academic, cultural and athletic disciplines. More than 90 clubs and activities encourage every Cathedral student to participate in the arts and athletics.

School Size 1185 (9 - 12)

Religion Catholic

Sports Boys: cross country, soccer, tennis, football, golf, volleyball, basketball, swimming, ice hockey, wrestling, baseball, lacrosse, track and field, rugby Girls: cross country, soccer, tennis, cheerleading, golf, volleyball, basketball, swimming, ice hockey, lacrosse, track and field, softball

Arts visual arts, photography, ceramics, band, jazz, orchestra, piano, choir, drama

Languages

Spanish, French, Latin, German, Chinese

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Studio Art, US History, World History, European History, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Statistics, Chemistry, Art History, Computer Science, French, German, Human Geography, Latin, Music Theory, Psychology, Spanish, US Government and Politics Back to Silver Package

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Gold Package

Norfolk Collegiate School

About

Norfolk Collegiate is an independent, coeducational day school that welcomes academically qualified students of diverse backgrounds to participate in a close-knit school defined by academic excellence and honor. We blend a traditional college preparatory program with student-engaged instruction and innovative techniques to foster in each student a continuing desire to learn, to understand and to serve society responsibly. The campus houses a 26,000-square-foot, $8.5 million cultural arts center and a $2.6 million athletic complex with two side-by-side, competition-size turf fields with lights.

Norf olk, VA

School Size

www.norfolkcollegiate.org

625 (K - 12)

Sports Boys: soccer, lacrosse, baseball, crew (rowing), tennis, golf, wrestling, basketball, swimming, sailing, cross country Girls: soccer, lacrosse, softball, baseball, crew (rowing), tennis, golf, basketball, swimming, cheerleading, field hockey, volleyball, sailing, cross country

Arts visual arts, photography, pottery, band, jazz band, string ensemble, choir, drama, dance

Languages

Spanish, French, Latin, Mandarin

AP Courses Seminar, Research, Capstone, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Calculus AB, Statistics, Spanish, French, Latin

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

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Gold Package

Concord Christian School Kno xvill e, TN

About Concord Christian School offers a rigorous academic curriculum, state of the art facilities, performing arts, advanced technology and a variety of athletic opportunities. With a small class size, our excellent and caring teachers provide an environment where ideas can be shared and students are motivated to learn. Located in the heart of the south, in Knoxville, Tennessee, Concord Christian School is 15 minutes from the University of Tennessee and 45 minutes from the Smoky Mountains.

School Size

Religion

800 (K - 12)

Baptist

www.concordchristianschool.org

Languages

Sports

Spanish

Boys: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer Girls: basketball, cheerleading, cross country, golf, soccer, volleyball

additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

Arts visual arts, photography, band, choir, drama

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Activities AP Courses US History, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Biology

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Gold Package

O’Neal School About The O’Neal School is located on 40 wooded acres in Southern Pines, NC. Our facilities include separate buildings for lower, middle and upper schools; recently renovated science and computer labs; two full-size gymnasia; tennis courts, baseball & soccer fields and an indoor pool; three spacious art studios, including a clay room and kiln for turning pottery; a 250-seat theater; a greenhouse and a brand-new technology and innovation center. In this space, students are able to build robots and experiment with design using power tools, electronic and robotic toolkits, and a 3D printer. The O’Neal School has 54 faculty members who are all specialists in their respective fields where the emphasis is placed on building strong faculty-student relationships.

Southern Pin es, NC

www.onealschool.org

School Size 432 (K - 12)

Arts visual arts, photography, band, choir, drama

Sports Boys: soccer, cross country, golf, tennis, basketball, swimming, baseball, track and field Girls: soccer, cross country, golf, tennis, volleyball, basketball, cheerleading, swimming, track and field

Languages Spanish, French

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Studio Art, US History, European History, Chemistry, Art History, US Government Back to Gold Package

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Gold Package

Harrisburg Academy About

Lem oyne , PA

Harrisburg Academy has a strong, college preparatory-focused liberal arts program. Harrisburg provides a rigorous core curriculum of “reading, writing, and arithmetic,� science, the arts, and technology; but also incorporates 21st century learning strategies and innovation into the students’ experience. Small classes and a varied and individuallyoriented curriculum allow students to be actively involved in their own education. Harrisburg Academy offers the IB program. During the past ten years, more than 70 international students have studied at Harrisburg Academy from around the world. Harrisburg Academy accepts semester, but only in the fall.

School Size

Arts

400 (K - 12)

visual arts, ensembles, choir, drama

Sports

www.harrisburgacademy.org

Boys: soccer, tennis, basketball, swimming, fencing (club) Girls: soccer, tennis, basketball, swimming, fencing (club)

Languages Spanish, French, Latin

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

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Gold Package

Seven Rivers Christian www.sevenriverscs.org

About

Seven Rivers Christian School is a coeducational, college-preparatory school committed to excellence in a full liberal arts program. We are a rural community on the west central coast of Florida, 70 miles north of Tampa. SRCS provides education for several small communities representing a population with diverse cultural backgrounds. Warrior Park is our 28-acre athletic facility with brand new fields for our championship football, softball, and baseball teams. The wooded acreage surrounding the fields has a cross country path. Warrior Gymnasium is home to championship boys and girls basketball teams, as well as our girls volleyball teams. Also on campus are outdoor practice basketball courts and a soccer practice field. Seven Rivers Christian accepts semester students, but only in the fall.

School Size

Religion

525 (K - 12)

Presbyterian

Lecanto, FL

Sports* Boys: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, softball, track and field Girls: basketball, cheerleading, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, volleyball, track and field

Arts

Languages

visual arts, band, choir, drama

Spanish

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses US History, European History, Calculus AB, US Government, Studio Art * One semester international students in the State of Florida are not eligible for sports.

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Gold Package

Forsyth Country Day School Lewisville, NC

About

www.fcds.org

Forsyth Country Day School (FCDS) is a private, college preparatory, independent school for preschool through high school. Our campus is sheltered on a beautifully wooded 85 acres surrounding a lake that serves as both an outdoor classroom and a contemplative gathering spot. Students benefit from a challenging academic curriculum, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities, including 32 varied student clubs.

School Size 750 (K - 12)

Sports Boys: cross country, golf, soccer, tennis, basketball, swimming, wrestling, baseball, lacrosse, track Girls: cross country, field hockey, golf, soccer, tennis, volleyball, basketball, cheerleading, swimming, lacrosse, softball, track

Arts visual arts, photography, ceramics, orchestra, band, choir, drama

Languages

Spanish, French, Latin, Mandarin

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Studio Art, US History, European History, Chemistry, US Government and Politics, Macroeconomics, Comparative Government, Psychology, Statistics, Physics 1, Physics 2, French, Spanish, Latin, Computer Science

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Diamond Package

About

The Steward School

Located on 37 acres, the Steward School has a stunning campus that includes five academic buildings; including the Bryan Innovation Lab, a $10 million Center for the Arts, a world-class athletic center, three athletic fields, a state-of-the-art baseball stadium, and nine tennis courts. The Steward School has welcomed international students for more than 15 years. Our small classes, robust curriculum, and experienced teachers make it an ideal setting for the college-bound student whose native language is not English. We believe that having diverse cultures represented on our campus and in our classrooms enriches the education of the entire Steward community.

School Size

Arts

600 (K - 12)

visual arts, band, choir, drama

Sports Boys: cross country, soccer, tennis, basketball, swimming, baseball, golf, lacrosse Girls: cross country, field hockey, soccer, volleyball, tennis, basketball, cheerleading, swimming, baseball, golf, lacrosse

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

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Richmond, VA

www.stewardschool.org

Languages Spanish

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Statistics, US History, World History, US Government, Psychology, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Science, Spanish Language, Studio Art

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Diamond Package

Calvary Christian Academy

Ormond Bea ch, FL

About Calvary Christian Academy is located on a beautiful 28 acre campus located in sunny Ormond Beach, Florida. We were founded in 1985 as a college preparatory, private Christian school. Our vision is to provide a premier education, developing students in spirit, mind and body through excellence in academics, athletics, fine arts, and Christian service. Our International Program offers a comprehensive college preparatory curriculum designed to prepare all students for admission into colleges and universities.

School Size

Religion

350 (K - 12)

Non-Denominational

Sports* Boys: golf, basketball, soccer, track, baseball Girls: golf, basketball, soccer, track, softball

Activities

Arts

additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

visual arts, band, choir, pinao, guitar * One semester international students in the State of Florida are not eligible for sports.

Languages Spanish

AP Courses none (does offer some dual enrollment courses)

www.ccalions.com

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Diamond Package

About

Gaston Day School

Gaston Day School is a nonsectarian, college-preparatory school. Our goal is to challenge students to discover who they are and who they want to be and then to partner with them and develop a plan that enables them to get there. A rigorous curriculum of standard, honors, Advanced Placement, and elective courses ensures that students are well prepared for success in college and beyond. Classes are taught with student-centered instructional strategies that promote collaboration and creativity while developing problem-solving, critical thinking, and leadership skills. We also offer extensive co-curricular opportunities in athletics, clubs, leadership, and the visual and performing arts to promote student growth outside of the classroom. Gaston Day School accepts semester students, but only in the fall.

School Size

Arts

525 (K - 12)

visual arts, band, choir, piano, drama

Sports

www.gastonday.org

Boys: cross country, soccer, tennis, basketball, swimming, golf, track and field, baseball Girls: cross country, soccer, tennis, basketball, swimming, golf, track and field, volleyball

Languages Spanish, French

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Government, US History

Gastonia, NC

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Diamond Package

Rice Memorial High School About

www.rmhsvt.org

Rice Memorial High School teaches students to recognize and develop their unique gifts by inspiring them to love learning, to serve others and to become a global citizen. Although 60% of Rice is Catholic, Rice welcomes all faiths. Students come from 44 towns and 15 countries.  The 36 faculty members have an average of 14 years experience with 68% of faculty having advanced degrees. The average class size is 20 students. Rice offers 14 different sports and has 19 State Championships in the last four years, with 85% student participation in athletics. Rice Memorial High School accepts semester students, but only in the fall.

Arts visual arts, photography, ceramics, concert band, jazz band, choir, piano, drama

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, US History, Economics, European History, US Government and Politics, Physics 1, Biology, Calculus AB

School Size

Religion

437 (9 - 12)

Catholic

Sports Boys: football, soccer, cross counry, rowing, basketball, ice hockey, track, alpine skiing and snowboarding, baseball, tennis, golf, lacrosse, ultimate frisbee Girls: soccer, field hockey, cross counry, volleyball, rowing, basketball, ice hockey, track, alpine skiing and snowboarding, softball, tennis, golf, lacrosse, ultimate frisbee

Languages Spanish, French, Latin

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

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Burlington, VT

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Pinewood Preparatory Academy www.pinewoodprep.com

Summerville, SC

About Located on 43 acres, Pinewood Preparatory School is a college preparatory program with small class sizes, a talented faculty, and stimulating academics. We have a liberal arts curriculum that includes 14 AP courses with signature programs like the Leadership Institute, Global Scholars Program, and Idea Lab. Pinewood has a place for everyone to compete, with 35 teams in 16 different sports. Pinewood’s athletes have garnered over 60 Team and numerous Individual State Championships.  Pinewood also offers a variety of opportunities to get involved in the life of the school and the community with 32 different clubs and activities.

Sports Boys: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, speed and strength, sporting clay, swimming, tennis, track and field Girls: basketball, cheerleading, cross country, golf, soccer, speed and strength, sporting clay, swimming, tennis, track and field, volleyball

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, US History, European History, US Government and Politics, Physics 1, Biology, Chemistry, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Statistics, Environmental Science, Spanish, Human Geography

School Size 700 (K - 12)

Arts visual arts, photography, band, choir, piano, guitar, drama

Languages Spanish, beginning French

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

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King’s Academy www.tka.net West Palm Be ach, FL

About The King’s Academy is located on modern 60 acre campus and provides a rigorous academic program that prepares students for leadership and life. We have a wealth of extracurricular experiences, offering a total of 23 varsity sports and 48 teams in grades 6-12 with facilities rivaling those of many colleges. There are 29 Bands, Choirs, Dance Groups, Broadway main stage musicals, and Black Box plays adding up to more than 150 performances each year. Kings Academy is a community welcoming to all, from thirdgeneration children of alumni to international students from Brazil, China, Europe, and beyond.

School Size

Religion

952 (K - 12)

Non-Denominational

Arts visual arts, band, choir, orchestra, piano, drama, dance

Languages Spanish, Latin, Mandarin

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

Sports* Boys: bowling, cross country, swimming, football, golf, basketball, soccer, lacrosse, baseball, track and field, tennis, lacrosse Girls: bowling, cross country, swimming, golf, basketball, soccer, lacrosse, track and field, tennis, volleyball, cheerleading, softball, lacrosse * One semester international students in the State of Florida are not eligible for sports.

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, US History, World History, US Government and Politics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Statistics, Macroeconomics, Psychology, Computer Science, Studio Art, Spanish, Music Theory

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North Yarmouth Academy www.nya.org

About

NYA is alive with students who love to learn, explore and grow. Their enthusiasm and commitment to excellence are evident in the classroom, on the fields and in the studios across campus. NYA is a welcoming community, one that embraces each child’s style of learning and offers support, skills and encouragement. NYA educates its students with a comprehensive program that incorporates academics, the arts and athletics. We believe that a student’s character and development thrive in a well-rounded, supportive environment. Students are encouraged to advocate for themselves, manage their time effectively and discover their many strengths. Their teachers are their mentors, coaches, and friends, and they are committed to bringing out the best in every student.

School Size

Languages

300 (K - 12)

Spanish, French, Latin, Mandarin

Sports Boys: cross country, field hockey, soccer, volleyball, tennis, basketball, swimming, baseball, golf, lacrosse, sailing, ice hockey, track and field Girls: cross country, field hockey, soccer, volleyball, tennis, basketball, swimming, baseball, golf, lacrosse, sailing, ice hockey, track and field

Arts

visual arts, steel band, jazz band, string ensemble, choir

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses

English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, US History, European History, Biology, Environmental Science, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Statistics, Studio Art, Spanish, French, Latin, Art History, Music Theory

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Yarmouth, ME

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Alma Heights Christian School About

www.almaheights.org

Alma Heights Christian School is a private Christian school in Pacifica, California. It is located on 37 acres about 16 miles south of San Francisco, California. We train students to thrive spiritually, intellectually, physically, and socially. We focus on preparing students for university and for a healthy and productive life. We see our students as an amazing part of the next generation of leaders who will impact the world. Approximately 15% of our high school students are international students from countries all over the world.

School Size

Religion

320 (K - 12)

Non-Denominational

Sports

Pacifica, CA

Boys: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, soccer Girls: basketball, cross country, soccer, softball, volleyball

Arts choir, visual art, theater

Languages Spanish, Chinese 1

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, US History, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry

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About

St. John’s High School

At Saint John’s, we offer creative and traditional paths to top universities in the USA and beyond. We pride ourselves on our strong community and our well-rounded academic approach, which enhances the student experience. To many of our students, Saint John’s is like a second home. Located just minutes from Long Island ocean beaches and only an hour train ride to New York City, we are proud of our school and all it has to offer. We offer 13 AP courses, over 50 clubs and organizations, a 16:1 student teacher ratio and 10% of our students are international.

School Size

Religion

2,000 (9 - 12)

Catholic

Languages Spanish, French, American Sign Language

Sports* Boys: football, cross country, soccer, ice hockey, swimming, basketball, track and field, bowling, volleyball, baseball, lacrosse, tennis, golf, gymnastics, badminton, equestrian, crew (rowing), sailing Girls: cross country, soccer, ice hockey, swimming, basketball, track and field, bowling, volleyball, lacrosse, tennis, golf, gymnastics, cheerleading, badminton, softball, equestrian, crew (rowing), sailing

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, US History, European History, US Government and Politics, Calculus AB, Statistics, Chemistry, Biology, Physics 1, Economics, Computer Science, Music Theory

Arts band, choir, orchestra, visual arts, drama program, dance, guitar, piano * NY schools offer "regents" classes which are similar to AP, but only for New York State. New York State does not allow athletic participation for a sport that an international student has played in the past on an organized team. Any sport that an international student has not played prior on an organized team is fine.

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www.stjohnthebaptistdhs.net

West Islip, NY

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Bakersfield Christian High School www.bakersfieldchristian.com

About Bakersfield Christian High School is a dually accredited, nondenominational, college preparatory school with a special commitment to the moral development of its students. BCHS is located on a 47-acre campus in the growing west side of Bakersfield. The educational experience at BCHS seeks to develop each student’s mind, body and spirit to their fullest potential through challenging coursework, state-of-the-art technology, visual and performing arts, competitive athletics, and spiritual training by a select group of teachers and coaches.

School Size

Religion

480 (9 - 12)

Non-Denominational

Bakersfield, CA

Sports Boys: cross country, water polo, basketball, soccer, wrestling, baseball, golf, swimming, tennis, track and field Girls: cheerleading, cross country, tennis, volleyball, water polo, golf, basketball, soccer, softball, swimming, track and field

Arts

Activities

band, choir, orchestra, visual arts, drama program

additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

Languages Spanish, American Sign Language

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, World History, US History, Government, Microeconomics, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Statistics, Chemistry, Physics 1, Physics 2, Music Theory, Spanish Language and Culture Back to Platinum Package

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Westchester Country Day School About

High Point, NC

Westchester is a college preparatory school that seeks to educate each child toward moral, academic, artistic, and athletic excellence in a nurturing, family environment where students, teachers, and parents support one another. Located on a 53 acre campus, a short distance from major Triad cities (in North Carolina), Westchester enrolls over 400 students each year. Recognized for its academic excellence, state-of-the-art technology, and opportunities in arts, athletics, community service, and leadership, Westchester Country Day is a place for your child to become a confident, informed citizen.

School Size 420 (K - 12)

Sports

www.westchestercds.org

Boys: soccer, cross country, tennis, basketball, swimming, baseball, golf, track Girls: soccer, cross country, tennis, volleyball, basketball, cheerleading, swimming, golf, track

Arts visual arts, music ensemble, drama, choir

Languages Spanish, Mandarin

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Calculus AB, Statistics, Biology, Physics, Economics, Computer Science, Spanish Language, Studio Art, Art History, Human Geography, Environmental Science, World History Back to Platinum Package

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Headwaters School www.headwaters.org

About Headwaters School is an independent school in Austin, Texas. Headwaters has three campuses. The middle and high school campus in located in the vibrant downtown. Headwaters’ mission is “to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.” High school students can choose from a variety of general and International Baccalaureate (IB) course offerings. The school offers several after-school academic and service clubs, an outdoor leadership program, and a theater program. Students may also participate in flag football, volleyball, basketball, and soccer.

Austin, TX

School Size

Sports

Arts

537 (K-12)

Boys: flag football, basketball, soccer Girls: volleyball, basketball, soccer

band, choir, visual arts, film, photography, drama program

Languages Spanish, Mandarin

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses none (but they offer IB classes)

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Photo by Suzanne Koett

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Hammond School About

Columbia, SC

Hammond School, located on 107 acres in Columbia, SC, is committed to the academic excellence and recognition of one’s individual potential. Their unmatched academic curriculum successfully prepares students for college and beyond. The heart of Hammond is an intangible sense of community and spirit. Hammond students are active! 90% of high school students participate in one of many athletic programs. Hammond also cultivates a very strong visual arts program, and, they offer students a variety of afterschool clubs and service opportunities.

School Size 840 (K - 12)

Sports Boys: football, cross country, soccer, swimming, basketball, track and field, baseball, lacrosse, tennis, golf, sporting clay, wrestling Girls: cheerleading, cross country, tennis, volleyball, golf, basketball, soccer, softball, swimming, track and field, sporting clay, equestrian

www.hammondschool.org

Arts band, choir, visual arts, drama program, dance

Languages Spanish, French, Latin

Activities additional clubs and service activities can be found by visiting the school website.

AP Courses English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Calculus AB, Statistics, Biology, Physics, Economics, Computer Science, Spanish Language, Studio Art, Art History, Human Geography, Environmental Science, World History Back to Platinum Package

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