Boarding School Bridge Program

Grades 9, 10 - 1 Academic Year

CAPSTONE Boarding School Bridge Program is a unique program designed for students who want to apply to top American boarding schools. For grade 9 or 10 students will be placed in an elite American public school where they will have the opportunity to study English, Math, History, and Science alongside American students. Through the Capstone Boarding School Bridge Program, students will prepare for the high academic standards that top American boarding schools require such as a project or a discussion-based class environment. This one-year bridge program mainly focuses on building up personal character and academic strength through STEM concentration curriculum and extracurricular activities. The Capstone Boarding School Bridge Program also concentrate on language proficiency, increasing studying skills, adjusting to American culture, and eventually becoming more competitive when applying to the top boarding schools.
  • Standard American high school core-curriculum
  • Build up strong personal resume with STEM-based ECA
  • Prepare for standardized tests (SSAT/TOEFL/PSAT)
  • Boarding school admission consulting (optional)
  • Boarding school visiting with admission session and interview (optional)
  • Merit scholarship is available for qualified students
  • One-on-one BUDDY SYSTEM
  • True American Living Experience with host family
  • Official school transcript
  • Possibility of transferring to top U.S. private school (for grades 9-11)

Academic Course

Core Academic Courses

  • Common core standard high school courses
  • English/History/Social Science
  • Science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)
  • Mathematics (Algebra II, Pre-Calculus, AP Calculus)
  • Foreign Language option
  • Academic electives
  • Honors/AP Program

STEM Specialized Concentrate Program Options

  • Humanoid Robotics & Computer Programming
  • Drones: Build, Program, Race
  • Engineering Innovation
  • VEX Robotics Challenge
  • Business & Entrepreneurship
  • Video, Music, and Internet Media
  • Project Adventure

Professional Admission Consulting Package (Optional)

SSAT Exam Practice & Analysis

  • Date : 3rd week of August
  • Full length tests in real testing environment (Morning)
  • Full review of each test on the same day (Afternoon)
  • Focus on : managing testing time, learning test techniques, and learning key concepts that are specific to each test
  • Detailed score reports to pinpoint weaknesses

Boarding School Tour

  • Date : 4th week of August
  • Top Boarding Schools tour
  • Meet the faculty and admissions board
  • Experience the school, the environment, and student life before applying

Boarding School Admission Process Timeline

Admission Procedure

  1. Submit CAPSTONE Bridge Program Application
    • 2 years academic transcript
    • Standardized test scores (TOEFL or IELTS)
    • 2 teachers’ recommendations
    • Personal Essay
2. Admission Interview (in-person or Skype)

3. Admission Decision

4. Submit signed enrollment contract with deposit

5. Issue I-20 to obtain F-1 VISA to USA

Partner Schools

Mount Olive High School

Pequannock Township High School