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International Student Program

In January 2012, 皇冠体育官网 issued our first student visa to Nicholas Shao from China, who made school history by becoming the first international student to graduate from First Presbyterian Day School with the Class of 2013. Since then, 皇冠体育官网 continues to seek ways to broaden the international experience while teaching from a Christian world view. 皇冠体育官网 has hosted international students from China, Korea, Vietnam, Spain, and Italy.

皇冠体育官网 international students are accepted to top U.S. colleges & universities and prepared to be leaders in their communities and careers.

100% of Students Accepted

College Preparation

皇冠体育官网’s academically rigorous education provides the skills students need to excel at our nation’s top colleges and universities. Likewise, 皇冠体育官网’s college counseling department works with each student and family as they navigate the college admissions process. 100% of 皇冠体育官网 graduates are accepted to college; 95% of graduates are accepted to their top first or second choice.

International Student Perspective

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Meet an 皇冠体育官网 International Student Alumni

皇冠体育官网 students learn how to become leaders by discovering their talents and using those talents to help others. Through academic studies, leadership programs, and after-school activities, students learn to grow their talents and inspire others.

Grow and Learn Outside the Classroom

Housing Options for International Students

Both options included in investment.

Homestay Option with Host Families

皇冠体育官网 offers host family options for international students who prefer a home option. Host families undergo a rigorous application process to be approved, and 皇冠体育官网 takes great care to connect international students with host families who share similar interests and preferences.

Jones Family International Residence

皇冠体育官网 offers the Jones Family International Residence for students who prefer a dormitory living arrangement. The residence houses multiple students under the leadership of a host family. Students participate in activities and meals together along with trips and outings in the local community.

皇冠体育官网 International Staff

Kristen Kreutner

Director of International Programs

Mrs. Kreutner has 18 years of experience in education and is an advocate for hands-on, multi-sensory lessons and a team approach to achieving student-centered academic success. Prior to her tenure at 皇冠体育官网, she served as a principal at Northshore Christian Academy in Washington. In addition to her role as principal, she also serves as Northshore’s Science, Technology, Mathematics (S.T.E.M.) Coordinator.

Mrs. Kreutner holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from California Lutheran University with a double-major in education and mathematics. She holds a Master of Education degree from California Lutheran University with an emphasis on technology. She also serves as 皇冠体育官网’s Director of Innovation, Instruction, and Curriculum.

Andy Edgren

Director of International Relations

Andy Edgren graduated from the University of South Carolina with a bachelor’s degree in management, with an emphasis on marketing and international business. He lived in the city of Taiyuan, China in 1984-85, and again from 1989 to 1992, where he taught English at Shanxi University. Mr. Edgren and his father have worked with international students for over 25 years, and his heart’s desire is to help international families navigate a great education for their children.

All Inclusive Early Enrollment Investment: $49,800 (24-25 academic year)

Includes full daily academic programming, personal tablet computer, participation in arts and athletics, housing and meals, school lunch, local/regional travel & entertainment, health insurance, ESL support (if needed)

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