Overview
Chinese
Lake Forest Academy is an independent, coed, college-preparatory boarding and day school for students in grades 9-12.
Founded in 1857, LFA provides an intimate and challenging educational environment through small classes (average 12 students) and close contact between teachers and students.
Participation in athletics, clubs, arts, and leadership opportunities encourages the development of character and self-confidence.
Distinguished by its diverse student body, LFA prepares citizens with the intellectual, cultural, and interpersonal skills necessary to succeed in the global community.

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Academics
Extracurricular Activities
Community
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Chinese Student Mgmt

Co-ed Boarding Grades: 9-12
Co-edCo-ed
Co-ed Suburban
Yes ESL: Yes
63,700 Tuition: $63,700
430 # of Student: 430
Co-ed Teacher:Student: 1:6
Co-ed International Student: 7.00%
23 AP Courses: 23
56.30 Endowment: $130,930/student
71 Faculty w/ adv. degree: 71%
1830 SAT: 1380/1600
学校COVID疫情政策
新冠阳性的学生将: 搬离校园, 学校监管
密切接触者将: 学校监管
是否要求美国境内监护人:
校园疫苗接种: 97%
Chinese Student Facts (2022)
Acceptance Rate
Updating
Spots Next Year
Updating
% Chinese Student
2.00%

TOEFL
SSAT%
SSAT
Min. Avg.
Gender Grade City Current Schools Type TOEFL SSAT Source
F 9th 天津 China Public School Acceptance 100-110 >95% 【丽格教育】波士顿Lily老师
L同学来自天津公立学校,学术很优异,并且非常刻苦,但受制于公立学校的环境,孩子在软实力上比较欠缺。所以在整个申请中,除了凸显孩子在学术上的能力外,我们更多的通过不同的途径来呈现孩子突破自我的过程,比如如何在全英文环境下胜出,如何通过公共演讲来战胜自己等,最终得以在今年激烈的角逐中胜出。
F 9th 深圳 China Public School Acceptance <90 >95% 范迪信国际教育-Zion老师
音乐剧+花滑小公主
F 10th 珠海 US Junior High School Matriculation 110-120 >95% 波士顿Jing博士(惠宜教育)
L同学喜欢理科,但同时也非常热爱艺术。
F 9th 杭州 International School Acceptance 100-110 >95% 石老师-留学美国网
SYT同学性格开朗,在校成绩不错,性格外向,学习积极主动,时间管理能力突出。她兴趣广泛,喜欢舞蹈、绘画、公益、阅读、戏剧等,也曾参加过美国夏校。
F 10th 香港 International School Acceptance 100-110 <60% Elite 精英留学 | Agnes老师
学生不想重读9年级,成绩中上,不算拔尖,在没有SSAT只有托福的情况下,收到了不少录取。学生最初面试表现紧张,后来经过训练,变得健谈。
Gender Grade City Current Schools Type TOEFL SSAT Source
F 9th 北京 International School Acceptance 100-110 60%-69% 波士顿Jing博士(惠宜教育)
W同学热爱运动,尤其是垒球、游泳、和滑雪,并曾代表俱乐部比赛;与此同时,她也喜爱艺术,热心参与公益活动。
F 9th 上海 Bilingual School Acceptance 100-110 90%-94% 品优创始人Anson老师
C 同学认真踏实,在校成绩呈上升趋势。喜欢科学、萨克斯风、网球。通过绘画作品,呼吁环境保护,并获得 Scholastics gold key。
F 9th 上海 China Public School Acceptance 110-120 >95% 品优创始人Anson老师
A同学,来自公立学校,品学兼优,理工科尖子,游泳种子选手,天赋型小画家,对艺术有独到见解,能够灵活运用多种画风、不同色彩体现创意构思,创作出有温度的作品,体现她对社会的关注和思考。
Gender Grade City Current Schools Type TOEFL SSAT Source
M 9th 上海 Bilingual School Acceptance 100-110 90%-94% 青云教育创始人 - 沈老师
参加了 Loomis 夏校之后非常喜欢,全力投入到美高的申请过程中。平时喜欢电影、历史;有的电影前前后后看了十几遍,谈到历史也是滔滔不绝;从小打篮球,也希望去了美高可以继续参加篮球队;在访校和面试过程中,安排了和多个学校的篮球教练沟通并一直保持联系。
M 9th 江西 China Public School Acceptance 100-110 >95% 波士顿Jing博士(惠宜教育)
擅长STEM学科,喜欢机器人项目,领导力突出,热爱体育。
F 9th 北京 China Public School Matriculation 100-110 60%-69% 美国创藤教育-Cathy老师
专业游泳运动员,钢琴特长
M 9th 海外 US Junior High School Matriculation N/A 80%-89% 美国创藤教育-Cathy老师
钢琴,大提琴
F 9th 广州 China Public School Matriculation 90-100 80%-89% Bangbang Family
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AP Courses
Total 23
Art History Biology Calculus AB
Calculus BC Environmental Science French Language and Culture
Macroeconomics Music Theory Spanish Language and Culture
Spanish Literature and Culture Statistics World History
Chemistry Chinese Language and Culture United States History
Physics C: Mechanics Psychology Computer Science A
Microeconomics Computer Science Principles Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Comparative Government and Politics English Language and Composition English Literature and Composition
AP Scores
In the year of 2021 - 2022, 239 students took a total of 621 AP exams, 41% resulted in scores of 5, 72% resulted in scores of 4+, 89% resulted in scores of 3+
Arts
Total 19
Acting Choir Directing
Music Production Piano Public Speaking
Ceramics Photography Sculpture
Studio Art Woodworking Writing
Drawing Painting Printmaking
Music Art Theater
2D Design
Extracurricular Sports
Total 15
Basketball Cross Country Field Hockey
Golf Ice Hockey Soccer
Swimming Tennis Volleyball
Squash Badminton Baseball
Lacrosse Softball Track and Field
Extracurricular Activities and Clubs
Total 62
Caxy Keys Cultural Diversity Club Debate Club
Gay Straight Alliance Investment Club Unidos
Asian Culture Union Black Student Union Christian Fellowship for Caxys
European Student Union Harlow Society Indian Club
International Cuisine Club Jewish Student Union Muslim Student Association
Amnesty International Caxy Service Board Chinese Dictionary Project
Crop Walk Food Bank Harvesting Hope at AJK
Literary Corps Nuestro Center Relay for Life
Robotics at Neal Academy Senior Service Suicide and Self-Harm Awareness Club (SASHA)
Astronomy Club Badminton Club Board Games/Card Games Club
Bomb Squad Chinese Stone Carving Croquet Club
Digitally Drawing Club DJ Club Drone Club
Entrepreneurship Club FBLA Film Society
Frog Newsroom Future Medical Leaders of the World Gamers’ Lounge
Girls Learn International Grill & Chill International Dance Club
Literary Magazine Math Team Model UN
Moments Music Enthusiasts Outdoor Environmental Club
Public Speaking Support Group Robotics Club Rock Climbing Club
Sailing Club Science Olympiad Science on the Fly
Short Story club Sign Language Club VOX
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Basic Info
Year Founded
1857
School Website
http://www.lfanet.org
School Address
1500 West Kennedy Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045
State
Illinois
Phone Number
847-615-3235
Admission Office Email
admissions@lfanet.org
Campus Size
150 acres
Boarding Rate
49%
Religious Affiliation
No Religious Affiliation
Application
Deadline
01/15
School Code
TOEFL:8161
SSAT:4450
ISEE:142525
Interview
On Campus, Others, Zoom
Pre Interview
No Requirement
Other Accepted Scores
SSAT, TOEFL, ISEE, Duolingo, SAT, ACT, ACT-Plan, PSAT
Year of Accepting Chinese Students
1992
# of Chinese Students
10
Grades open for Chinese Students
9 -12
Toefl
SSAT
SAT/ACT
School FS Avg
  • 4.6 / 5
    • Overall
      5.0 / 5
    • Academics
      4.0 / 5
    • Campus
      5.0 / 5
    • Student Life
      5.0 / 5
    • Athletic&Art
      5.0 / 5
    • Transportation
      4.0 / 5