Admissions Policy

Lakeside Christian School admits students of any race, color, national, and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school administered programs. Lakeside Christian School accepts McKay and SUFS Scholarships.

Students Will Be Accepted Based Upon The Following:

  1. Complete New Student Application

    Parents/Guardians must fill out and submit a new student application for review by LCS Administration. Click here for the new student online application.

  2. 6-12: Meet with School Administration

    Parents with students from grades 6 to 12 must meet with school administration and signify their desire to be at LCS and willingness to abide by LCS rules of behavior and conduct.

  3. K-5: Meet with Elementary Principal

    Parents of students in grades K to 5 must meet with the Elementary Principal and agree in writing to help their students understand school behavioral and academic expectations and to hold their students accountable to meeting these expectations.

  4. Complete Entrance Examinations

    All students are subject to entrance examinations for correct placement by grade or course level. All students admitted must show and maintain the ability to learn at mainstream pace. Students with an IEP or 504 will be assessed for potential admission. LCS does not have programs or Professional Staff for academic needs outside of the mainstream classroom. Students incapable of self-managing their behavior will not be a good fit in our structured classrooms. LCS does not accept students with a psychiatric diagnosis or behavioral-emotional disabilities.

  5. Complete Financial Agreement

    Parents agree to meet financial obligations on-time or expect to have their students suspended from classroom privileges until all past-due payments are cleared.

  6. Submit Required Documentation

    All parents must comply fully with the state of Florida (HRS) immunization policy. All parents must comply fully with federal and state requirements, e.g. immunizations records, birth certificate copy, etc, as well as provide Lakeside with student’s records and transcripts.

  7. 100% Inclusive

    It is the policy of Lakeside Christian School not to discriminate on the basis of an applicant’s race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin.

Application For New Students

Parents of students new to LCS will process their enrollment applications online through our partnership with RenWeb. There is a $25 application processing fee paid directly to RenWeb. You will pay online when you submit your application. We will contact you when we receive your application. Your registration fee will be due the month your application is accepted and is payable at the school office. Click here to fill out an online application or to request more information. Please contact the school office if you have any questions.

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*Note: The online application is for new students only. Returning students should be re-enrolled through ParentsWeb.

Application For International Students

Lakeside Christian School is proud to welcome international students to Central Florida. Lakeside is registered with the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) and accepts I-20, F-1, and J-1 students from all over the world. Our staff is prepared to assist international students with their education in the United States. LCS also offers academic support and ESL.

International students enjoy our small class sizes, inclusive atmosphere, caring and exceptional faculty and staff, and quality curriculum. Students will receive an American education taught through a Biblical worldview. Lakeside offers college-preparatory classes, including Honors and AP courses.

 

Applying To Lakeside Christian School

We are now accepting applications for students entering grades 9 through 12. If you are interested in attending Lakeside Christian School, would like information regarding tuition and fees for international students, or would like to receive an international student application please contact Joanne Barlow, International Admissions Director, at jbarlow@lakesidechristianschool.org. Please do not fill out the domestic student application that you will find as a link on our website.

Benefits for International Students:
  • Improved English language skills
  • College readiness
  • Cultural immersion
  • Participation in extracurricular activities
English Proficiency Requirements:
  • Students must have a minimum of Level 4 proficiency on the ELTiS 2.0
Chinese and Brazilian Students:

Please click here for more information.

Admissions Contacts

New Students

Jim Jensen
jjensen@lakesidechristianschool.org

 

New Inquiries Only:
(727) 261-0937

 

Already Enrolled?
(727) 461-3311

 

Preguntas?
Llame a Clara Perez al
(727) 461-3311 ext. 302

Tuition Information

International Students

International Admissions Director, Joanne Barlow
jbarlow@lakesidechristianschool.org

 

Toll free: (844) 639-3513

 

Preguntas?
Llame a Clara Perez al
(727) 461-3311 ext. 302

 

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