The International / ESL Program is for High School Students from outside the United States interested in a 1 year to multiple year program at the San Francisco Waldorf High School. English skills must be at an intermediate level to apply
- Improve English skills with trained ESL teachers
- Prepare for admission to US universities
- Challenge yourself
- Make lifelong friends with native English speakers and students from all over the world
- Gain leadership experience through participation in clubs and sports
- Be part of American culture
- Get to know yourself
We welcome students who are bright, inquisitive, imaginative, and compassionate.
International Student project example
- One year and multiple year programs available.
- We will help students contact a home-stay agency to find a local host family.
- Home-stay fees are usually around $1,200 per month for Room and Board
- Full immersion: International Students whose English level is sufficient attend regular classes alongside all the other students.
- TOEFL/English proficiency tests are recommended, or the ability to demonstrat to us a proficient level of English
- Students will be assigned to a faculty mentor and a student “buddy”.
- We provide the I-20 form.
- Tuition for 2015-2016 is $38,000; tuition is prorated for the six-month program, based on a ten month school year.