The criteria for admission to Portsmouth Christian Academy are scholastic performance and accomplishments, English language proficiency, emotional maturity, a desire to learn, and openness to Christian values. The program is highly selective, admission standards are rigorous, and only fully qualified students are accepted into the program.

All international students must provide the results from the TOEFL IBT or iTEP.

Minimum scores for the TOEFL IBT are:

  • Grade 7: 50
  • Grade 8: 55
  • Grade 9: 60
  • Grade 10: 70
  • Grade 11: 80

Minimum scores for iTEP are:

  • Grades 7 & 8: 3.5
  • Grades 9-12: 3.8

For more information about the admissions application requirements for international students please see the International Student Application Checklist.