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King's International Application Requirements

International Students are Welcome at King's Schools

King’s Schools is SEVIS-approved and authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant F-1 international students. Below is information that will answer your questions and will be helpful in applying for King’s Schools.

For International Elementary Admission, please contact our admissions office at [email protected].

Step 1: Submit online application and provide supporting documents

For priority consideration, we encourage all applicants to apply and provide supporting documents by January 26, 2024. Documents can be emailed to [email protected] or sent by mail to:

King’s Schools Admissions
19303 Fremont Ave N
Seattle, WA 98133

Once everything is submitted and reviewed, the school will determine if an interview will be scheduled. Interviews will occur January 29th – February 16th for qualified applicants.

Step 2: Review Application

Applications and supporting documentation received after February 16 will be reviewed, and all applicants will be notified by email after March 1 about the results of the review process. Qualified candidates will be selected and contacted to schedule an interview. Interviews can be conducted over Zoom or in person.

Step 3: Notification of Application Decision

All admission decisions will be made after March 29, 2024. Applicants will be notified by email of the acceptance decision. The decision is based on the applicant’s application, supplemental documents, interview, and fit within King’s Schools.

Step 4: Accepted applicants will receive Enrollment Contract

Once accepted, the legal guardian named on the application will receive an Enrollment Contract. When the contract is signed and submitted with a deposit of 10% of the annual tuition, you will be considered an enrolled student at King’s Schools. The deadline for enrollment must be completed by June 3, or the applicant’s spot may be given to the next applicant on the waiting list. After enrollment is complete, the student’s I-20 will be emailed or can be picked up by the student’s legal guardian upon notification from our International Program Director. *I-20s will not be emailed or given to Recruiting Agencies on behalf of the student per SEVP guidelines.

Enrolled students will need proof of health insurance for September 1 – June 30 of the intended year of study. The school will need documentation of the student’s health insurance, along with an updated copy of the F-1 visa and I-901 receipt, before the student is able to begin school.

International Supplemental Documents

All Documents must be translated to English prior to submission and reflect the American Academic Grading System on transcripts that assign a letter grade of A, B, C, D, F to each class completed.

Academic records from the past two years or entire high school transcript for 12th grade applicants.

Official results should be sent from the testing company to CODE B585.

Admission to Junior High School

Applicant must submit results from ONE of the following test options.

iTEP SLATE PLUS

Grade Level Score
Incoming 7th through 8th grade 3.7 or better

TOEFL Jr

Grade Level Score
Incoming 7th through 8th grade 745 or better

Admission to High School

Applicant must submit results from ONE of the following test options.

iTEP SLATE PLUS

Grade Level Score
9th and 10th grade 4 or better
11th grade 5 or better
12th grade 6 or better

TOEFL

Grade Level Score
Incoming 9th through 12th grade 65 or better

IELTS

Grade Level Score
Incoming 9th through 12th grade 6.0 or better

DUOLINGO

Grade Level Score
Incoming 9th through 12th grade 90 or better

NOTE: We do NOT accept the SLEP test.

One teacher recommendation.

Please email vaccination records to [email protected].

ESL Courses

King’s Schools does not offer any ESL courses. King’s requires that international students enter the school year proficient in English for their grade level.

Housing Information

King’s Schools provides inquiring families with names of agencies that have arranged homestays for students at King’s. For more information, please contact Mary Hudon, International Student Program Director/PDSO at King’s Schools for more information at [email protected].

Note: Information provided does not constitute an endorsement, nor is it an indication that the above-mentioned agencies have been vetted by King’s Schools. All families are strongly encouraged to vet and check references for any third-party agencies and/or homestays.