International Applicants

 
Thank you for your interest in Rolling Hills Prep. As you and your family make plans to study in the United States, we look forward to working with you to make you aware of the application process for all international students.
  
 
  • A completed application and application fee ($125)
  • A student's official transcript and current grade reports
  • Recommendations from a current English teacher, math teacher, and administrator
    • These recommendations must be submitted directly by the school and teachers.
    • Click here for the English teacher recommendation form
    • Click here for the math teacher recommendation form
    • Click here for the administrative recommendation form
  • Language exam scores (please see the Language Testing section below)
    • The Rolling Hills Prep School Code is 3226
  • Parent/guardian interviews are required
    • If unable to visit our campus, interviews can be scheduled via WeChat or Skype
 
Please submit any necessary documents using the following methods:
 
Mail:
Rolling Hills Prep Admission Office
One Rolling Hills Prep Way
San Pedro, CA 90732

Email:
Shannon Kitani, Assistant Director of Admission
*Please send files in PDF format
 
 

Language Testing

 

All international students applying for admission to grades 6-12 must take one of the following exams to be considered for admission. 

 

For 10th-12th:  TOEFL iBT, IELTS, or iTEP SLATE-PLUS

For 9th:  TOEFL iBT, TOEFL Jr., IELTS, or iTEP SLATE-PLUS

For 6th-8th: TOEFL Jr. or iTEP SLATE-PLUS

 

The recommended scores for Rolling Hills Preparatory School are listed below. Unofficial scores will be accepted for admissions consideration; however, an official score report is required prior to starting the school year.  For TOEFL-iBT, please use the following code to send your scores to our schools:  Rolling Hills Prep School Code 3226.

 

Grade

iTEP SLATE-PLUS Score

TOEFL Jr. Score

TOEFL-IBT

IELTS

CEFR equivalent

12th

6

NA

95

7.0

C1

11th

5.5

NA

79 or above

6.5

B2

10th

5.0

NA

70 or above

6.0

B2

9th

3.9

750 or above

42 or above

5.0

B1

6-8th

3.5

700 or above

NA

NA

A2

 

 

Non-Discrimination Policy

Rolling Hills Prep does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, ethnic or national origin, religion, disability, gender, or sexual orientation in the administration of its admission and educational policies, financial aid program, or athletic and other school-administered programs.