Concord Academy International

Concord Academy is honored to continue to host international students annually.  Over the past decade, the Concord Academy international community has included students from: China, Brazil, Spain, The Bahamas, Denmark, Cote D’Ivoire, Serbia, Canada, Nigeria, Vietnam, Mongolia, Nigeria, France, Poland, and Thailand.  International students wishing to attend school in the United States can apply to Concord Academy, and if accepted will receive an I-20 from Concord Academy with which a F1 VISA can be obtained. This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant students.

Top Reasons International Students Choose Concord Academy

  • Concord Academy offers an after school class designed to assist international students succeed academically and prepare for the SAT, ACT and TOEFL tests.  An after school study hall for international students is also provided.

  • Concord Academy offers honors and AP courses, which coupled with academic rigor, have enabled students to gain admissions into top universities such as Rutgers, Duke and UNC Chapel Hill

  • Concord Academy employs an International Student Coordinator and two School Counselors to assist students.

  • Concord Academy is a Christian school where students are blessed to be taught by loving, compassionate and dedicated teachers. The teachers have been described by the international students as “kind, nice, patient, and consistently helpful.”

  • Concord Academy offers 18 different high school athletic teams and superior options to participate in the fine arts

  • Concord Academy is able to secure great host families for international students to live while attending Concord Academy.



What our exchange students have to say...

“I have made friendships for life at Concord Academy.  I am a better student, improved athlete, and I feel like a better person thanks to Concord Academy.”

—  Nenad



Kristen Cantadore

Admissions/Curriculum and International Student Coordinator

Amber Cavazos

Administrative Assistant to Head of School, Admissions & International

Senior, Cheick Traore, from the Ivory Coast signs to play basketball at Youngstown State University