As in the past, the student’s guardian will be required to come to the International Program office to sign for and pick up I-20 package. Prior to receiving the I-20 acceptance package, a nonrefundable, nontransferable tuition deposit of $5,000 is required (which includes a $350 registration fee).

Dear Prospective Western Christian High School Student,

As Vice Principal and Director of the International Program, I thank you for your interest in our college-prep educational program.  

Western Christian exists to love the Lord Jesus Christ, to teach the truth, and to serve others.  I am certain that if you are looking for the best, Western is the school to meet your needs.

Our Program Includes:
  • High success rate in obtaining F-1 Visa status
  • Safe, balanced and inclusive school
  • Quality education in a Christ-centered environment
  • College Preparation Program
  • Assistance with TOEFL, PSAT, SAT, and ACT TESTING
  • Honors and Advanced Placement Courses
  • Total English Immersion to achieve fluency in the English language
  • Designated instructors, counselors, and director to assist students
  • 100% graduation rate
  • Priority acceptance into many excellent colleges and universities
  • 100% of graduating seniors admitted in to the colleges or universities of their choice
  • Team sports
  • International Culture Club
  • Student government
  • Lifelong friendship
Please familiarize yourself with our International Student Program by browsing our website. Feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns. I will be happy to help you in the process.


Laura Nelson
Vice Principal / International Program Director

909-920-5858 ext. 1012

Please address any correspondence to:

Mrs. Laura Nelson
WCHS International Student Program
100 W 9th St.
Upland, California 91786 USA

Call for an application at Phone (909) 920-5858;
You may FAX Mrs. Nelson at 909-985-3449;
or E-mail Mrs. Nelson at:


Tuition and Fees may be wired electronically to WCS (except for fees paid to host family program):
Bank: US Bank, N.A
Address: 800 N. Haven Ave., Ontario, CA 91764
ABA Number: 122235821
Swift Code: USBKUS44IMT
Account Name: Western Christian Schools
Account Number: 1-575-1722-9272
Student: Please be sure to reference the student name

Western Christian Schools

District Offices
(909) 624-8291
3105 Padua Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711
Western Christian High School
(909) 920-5858
100 W 9th St.
Upland, CA 91786
Western Christian Schools K-8
(909) 624-8291
3105 Padua Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711
Western Christian Preschool Claremont
(909) 626-1377
3105 Padua Avenue Bldg P
Claremont, CA 91711
Western Christian Preschool Upland
(909) 920-5350
242 West 9th Street
Upland, CA 91786