LCHS Foreign Exchange Student Application Process
APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2019-20 SCHOOL YEAR ARE COMPLETE, no further applications will be accepted for the upcoming school year.
La Center High School is always excited to welcome exchange students from other countries to
our school. This opportunity can benefit both the exchange student and our students by
promoting international friendships, sharing of cultural ideas and beliefs, and promote
international travel. LCHS has a process in place to find the exchange student that meets our
specific qualifications in order to have a positive experiences during the school year.
Each year LCHS accepts only two exchange students. Applications are due the 1st full week
after Spring Break. Applications for the 2018-2019 school year are accepted from April 9-13,
2018 or until filled. DO NOT ACCEPT A FOREIGN EXCHANGE STUDENT WITH A
COMPANY PRIOR TO BEING APPROVED BY LCHS! We need to work together!
No further applications will be processed after June 1st for the following school year.
Please complete the following checklist and turn it into Ms. Carol Patton, LCHS Principal.
● Provide the exchange students academic transcript, writing samples, family history,
medical record, and any other information provided by the agency.
● Accepting students from ages 15-18 years old.
● Has an ELTiS score of 228 or level 5.
● Must have a J1 Foreign Exchange Visa
● Include your name, phone number and email address.
Please share with us why your family is excited to host an exchange student?
How do you plan to support your high school exchange student?
Thank you for applying!