International Student Program

TRINITY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL INTERNATIONAL STUDENT PROGRAM

INTERNATIONAL ADMISSION CRITERIA:

Trinity Christian High School is accepting applications from high school age students, grade 9-12, who are interested in pursuing a university education and who acknowledge Christianity as their faith. While most students plan to study until graduation, students wishing to study for only one year are welcome.

Students will be granted admission based on their academic history, recommendations, English proficiency test scores, and student questionnaire answers. Applicants who meet all of the admission requirements and who have been accepted to be a student at Trinity Christian School will be provided the I-20 immigration document. This will allow the student to apply for an F-1 student visa.

TUITION AND FEES: Returning Students Only

2016-2017 Full Year Tuition – (Includes books, class fees, sports fees) $19,003

Application Fee (one time only – paid with submission of Online Application) $75

Student Medical Insurance ($75 per month, 10 months) $750

Host Family Placement Fee (one time only) $100

Host Family Fee ($800 per month, 10 months) $8000

TOTAL YEARLY EXPENSES $27,928

Re-enrollment Fee - Due March 1st (does not count toward tuition) $250

APPLICATION DEADLINES:

April 30, 2017 - FALL Admission (August)

Applicants should have all required documents to the Trinity Christian School Office of Admissions by the above date. Failure to submit all of the required documents will delay the processing of the application.

STUDENT ARRIVAL DATES:

New students should be prepared to arrive by August 12, 2017

Returning students should plan to arrive by August 12, 2017

Student Health Insurance:

It is mandatory for international students attending TCS to carry medical insurance. Insurance premiums are added to tuition, but should be secured separately by the student. The insurance required by each student is available through the following link. Proof of this insurance will be required prior to the first day of school. https://secure.visit-aci.com/insurance/acsi/

PAYMENTS:

Payments for tuition, fees and gifts may be made by bank check or sent directly to the Trinity Christian School bank account by wire transfer. Please contact Mrs. Michelle Sosebee for wire transfer instructions.

Tuition is due at the time you arrive to the school for the start of classes. Tuition may be paid in its entirety before the first day of classes, or it may be paid in two equal installments with the fall term tuition

begin classes in any term in which their tuition is not yet paid. Once the student has entered their first day of class, tuition for that term is NON-REFUNDABLE.

HOST FAMILIES:

Each student is required to live with a local family. International students who are not living with their biological families are placed with Christian host families who are screened and approved by the school. Each adult in the household has had a criminal background check for students' safety. Students are expected to engage in family life style, attend church regularly, and pay monthly host family compensation (this includes food, lodging, and transportation to and from school).

SPORTS & ACTIVITIES:

Applicants who are newly enrolling but not a participant in a CSIET approved program may not be able to participate in extracurricular sports until they have been at Trinity Christian High School for twelve months.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Michelle Sosebee, Director | International Student Program | 6701

University Ave | Lubbock, TX 79413

806-791-6583 msosebee@tcslubbock.org

Forms can be found by clicking the links below.

Go to Online Admissions on the left side of the screen to start your application

Student Recommendation Form

Checklist

Emergency Treatment Form

Academic Program

Parent Commitment Form

Student Commitment Form

Affidavit of Support (Form I-134)

Instructions for the Affidavit of Support (Form I-134)