1. English Proficiency

    Potential candidates should be fully proficient in the English Language, (TOEFL 65 or higher for 9th grade; 70 or higher for 10th grade; 75 or higher for 11th grade) or a comparable result from other language tests such as TOEFL Jr., or Duolingo. For students who are found to be not fully proficient to carry out the course work, we may required attending summer ELS programs in local colleges.

    2. Health Insurance

      Medical health insurance/coverage is required before international students can begin classes. After receiving an acceptance letter and arriving in the U.S., health insurance must be purchased. Proof of health insurance must be provided to Mr. M.J. Mao prior to the first day of school.

      We recommend students to use ISO Insurance, this company offers two options both at affordable cost.

      3. Medial Requirements

        Students are not allowed to attend classes unless their medical paperwork is complete. This includes the following:

          All medical records need to be clearly identified in English and submitted with registration.


          La Salle College Preparatory was founded in 1956. Today, we are the only truly diverse and co-educational Catholic high school in Pasadena.