Welcome International Students and Families!





Welcome to Lansdale Catholic High School!

Lansdale Catholic is a forward-thinking college preparatory school with a strong commitment to tradition and an interest in engaging a global student body. We pride ourselves on our reputation as a close “family” community.

We believe that international students are:
  • Future global leaders
  • Successful students
  • Valued members of the Lansdale Catholic family
We want our international students to excel in academics, participate in activities and sports, master English language skills, and find their place in American culture.

Lansdale Catholic welcomes students from many countries including: South Korea, China, Mexico, Nigeria, Japan, and Vietnam. We look forward to including students from many other countries in the future.

Lansdale Catholic is unique in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in providing an International Student Office that includes a dedicated Director of International Student Programs.

Click on the links below to see our brochure:

Brochure - English Version

Brochure - Chinese Version
Brochure - Korean Edition

Lansdale Catholic View Book Brochure


*** View our Prezi presentation for an overview of our programs *** 




*** View our International Program Ad made by LC International Students! ***


International Program Video


** View our NEW Promotional Video! **

LC Promotional Video



We invite you to explore our school online and in-person and encourage you to make an appointment with our Director of Admissions to learn more!



Director of Admissions – Mrs. Anne Marie Allen
+1 (215) 362-6160 ext. 194
(Available Year Round)
Lansdale Catholic Main Campus, Room 116
B.S. Gwynedd Mercy University
M.Ed. Gwynedd Mercy University (in progress)



Important Documents and Forms for Applicants




Important Documents and Forms for Applicants

Thank you for your interest! The following forms will help you begin the admissions process. 

Documents Required for Admission


Lansdale Catholic High School Application (signed and dated)

Two (2) Letters of Recommendation (Principal, Teacher, Coach, Tutor)

Academic Records from current grade

Academic Records from previous two years with official school seal and/or signature

Two (2) Personal Photos

English Proficiency Exam Official Results

Skype or In-Person Interview (required for students who do not meet minimum test results)



Exam
Minimum Test Results
iTEP
4.0
ELTiS
220-223
TOEFL Junior
745
TOEFL
134 CBT, 460 PB, 61 iBT
Cambridge PET
B1 – Pass/Pass with Merit
IELTS
5


Documents Required to Issue I-20 (with an agency)


Archdiocese of Philadelphia I-20 Application (completed and signed)

Copy of Passport and Birth Certificate
(Age cannot exceed 20 years 11 months at Graduation)

Agency Profile and Information

Proof of Agency CSIET Membership (http://www.csiet.org )

Proof of Financial Responsibility


Documents Required to Issue I-20 (with a family member)


Archdiocese of Philadelphia I-20 Application (completed and signed)

Copy of Passport and Birth Certificate
(Age cannot exceed 20 years 11 months at Graduation)

Blood Relative Affidavit (notarized)

Family Tree explaining relationship between applicant and family member (does not need to be notarized)

Proof of Financial Responsibility

Lansdale Catholic does not accept students unless they are affiliated with a CSIET-certified agency or blood relative with proper documentation.

There are no exceptions to this rule.


Documents Required for Attendance
(Documentation is due the first day student arrives at Lansdale Catholic or earlier)



Medical Records dated within a year of admission

Proof of Immunization – see attached information regarding State of Pennsylvania requirements for all students attending schools in Pennsylvania

Dental Exam dated within a year of admission

Written statement or ID card for Medical/Health insurance (must be accepted by U.S. medical providers)

Updated transcript showing all classes completed to date


Links to required documents: 

School Profile

Application


Transcript Request

2016-2017 Tuition and Fees


2016-2017 Tuition and Fees - Chinese Version

Medical Form 1


Medical Form 2


Dental Form


Immunization Requirements


I-20 Supporting Documentation


If you have any questions about these documents or other requirements, please contact our Director of Admissions. 




Director of Admissions – Mrs. Anne Marie Allen
+1 (215) 362-6160 ext. 194
(Available Year Round)
Lansdale Catholic Main Campus, Room 116
B.S. Gwynedd Mercy University
M.Ed. Gwynedd Mercy University (in progress)