Lanier Christian Academy values the diversity that international students bring to the school setting, recognizing that the knowledge and understanding students gain from interacting with those from different backgrounds and cultures enriches the educational experience for everyone.
International applications will only be accepted for the Traditional Model academic program of studies. International students need daily language immersion to advance the English language skills necessary to progress through a college prep diploma program. Applications will be reviewed by the Dean of Students and the administrator corresponding to the grade level of the international student. The same administrators will conduct a Skype interview with the student before accepting the student for enrollment and issuing an I-20.
Yes. LCA issues all required forms after your enrollment has been processed.
Currently, approximately 5% of our student body is comprised of international students.
Yes, for an additional fee.
No. Your agency and LCA will find a host home for you.
Yes. However, all families, including international student hosts, are subject to a family interview process.
We place one international student in each home.
Yes. Host homes provide private bedrooms for all international students.
Our host families are carefully screened and background checked. Most of our host parents either work at LCA or have their own children at LCA.
Yes. International students are encouraged to take part in all aspects of student life at Lanier Christian Academy including all sports and other extracurricular activities.
|Lump Sum Amount|
|6th – 8th||$13,620.00|
|9th – 11th||$14,785.00|
Rates Include: Tuition, textbooks, yearbook, Fall retreat, class field trips, electives/art fee, technology fee, science lab fee, and free admission to all home sports events and fine art productions.
Spring Trips are not included in the pricing.
Application Fees: $450.00 per student
Document Processing Fee: $800.00 per student
ESOL / Tutoring: $500.00 (will be charged if enrolled in ESOL classes)
Payment Options for Tuition:
Incidental Billing (Lunch, Sports, etc.): All international students will receive monthly invoices for incidental charges. Invoices must be payed within 10 days by cash or credit card (additional fees will apply)
Full time senior students- Max of 2 classes off campus
Full time junior students- Max of 1 class off campus
|April 1 – April 30||$750.00|
|May 1 – August 31||$1,500.00|
|Sept. 1 – Dec. 31||$3,000.00|
|Jan. 1 or later||Remaining tuition balance will be charged.|