Are you a parent whose child is about to begin high school studies abroad?
Our FAQS may be just the right information toolkit which will help you to go through the admissions process smoothly.
How does an international school select students?
At Carlsbad International School applicants are evaluated on the basis of their academic abilities, their character, and the contributions they have made to their previous schools, their communities and their homes. The admission committee also seeks evidence of independence, resiliency, involvement, maturity, and concern for others.
Be ready to provide your school certificates from the past two years. Ask your English and math teachers to write a letter of recommendation for you. We recommend you to include any awards, prizes and special certificates of achievement into your portfolio.
What are the actual steps of the admissions process?
Firstly, students interested in the pre-diploma or IB Diploma programmes should fill in the application form. If you intend to study an international high school, you should check the visa conditions necessary for the particular country and start your application process on time. At CIS our immigration specialists are happy to advise you and support you throughout the process.
Secondly, collect all the documents required and mail them to the admissions office.
Thirdly, the school usually requires an interview with the candidate. If you cannot come in person or on campus, provide the best date and time for an alternative, including video conferences or meetings with our representatives traveling around the world.
The letter of acceptance stating clearly that you are about to begin your studies abroad. Sign the enrolment contract and pay your tuition fees as specified.
What is the most exciting moment for a student?
Definitely, when you receive the letter of acceptance stating clearly that you are about to begin your studies abroad. There are only a few more steps to make: Sign the enrolment contract and pay your tuition fees as specified.
Book your ticket, pack your luggage and set off for the experience of your lifetime.