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Thank you for considering LCS for your Kindergarten to Grade 12 student.  Choosing the right school  is a very important decision. We want to help you determine if Linden is the right place for your family.  

Learn more about LCS by reaching out to our Admissions Team to start the process.  Whether you have questions or are ready to arrange a visit, we want to hear from you.  Call Joanne Ritchie at 204-989-6739 or email admissions@lindenchristian.org to get started.


Admissions Process

Step 1: Application 

At this time, we are accepting paper applications as we are updating our online process. Paper application forms are available here and under our Downloads tab. 

There is a $100 non-refundable application fee.

Step 2: Complete the Application

You are welcome to contact the Admissions Office at any time if you have questions about completing your application. You may submit the completed document to the Admissions Office by mail, email or by using the LCS Drop Box located outside the Main School Entrance Doors from Monday through Friday 7:30 am – 5:00 pm. 

Step 3: Include Supporting Material

Ensure the supporting materials are included with your application. You will need the following documents:

  • Birth Certificate or Passport
  • Current Photo of Student
  • Most Recent Report Card – if applicable
  • Most Recent High School Transcript – if applicable
  • Legal Custody Documents – if applicable

Step 4: Admissions Office Review

Once the application has been received by the Admissions Office, it will be reviewed to ensure that it is complete. Within five days, you will receive an email updating you on the status of your application.

Step 5: Student Interview

All applicants to LCS receive an interview with a school Vice-Principal. Interviews for Kindergarten and Early Years will start in January to March and interviews for Grades 5-12 will begin in February through April, after re-registration of current school families is complete. Both parents should accompany the student for the interview.

Questions are asked to determine the educational needs of your child, as well as spiritual and social aspects of your child’s education. The interview is also a great opportunity for you to ask any further questions you might have about the school.

Step 6: Decision

Once the determination has been made about student acceptance, the decision will be conveyed to you. You can expect to hear from the Admissions Office in April via email or a phone call.

In instances where Linden is not able to place your child, you will receive an email stating we cannot proceed further with the application. In some instances, it may be possible to place the application on a waitlist. Applications are transferable for one year.

Step 7: Registration 

In the case of student acceptance, a letter of acceptance and a registration package will be emailed to you from the Admissions Office for completion and return.


Tuition Fees and Financial Aid

Our 2021-2022 tuition fees and policies can be viewed here. Tuition fees for 2022-2023 will be available in February 2022.

2021-2022 Tuition Schedule and Policies

2021-2022 International Tuition Schedule and Policies

In addition to registration and tuition fees, there is a non-refundable $350 capital fee per family to pay for capital improvements for the school and to purchase necessary furnishings and equipment, such as desks and computers.

Bursary Program

Linden Christian School awards bursaries each year based on financial need. Bursary applications are reviewed annually by the Bursary Committee. All applications and inquiries are strictly confidential. If you have questions or would like to request an application, please contact Joanne Ritchie in the Admissions Office at 204.989.6739 or by emailing jritchie@lindenchristian.org.

 


International Students

Linden Christian School offers international students the opportunity to participate in a Canadian educational experience, supported by a strong EAL program. New Canadians that still require language support in their school experience also benefit from this program. Our teachers attend classes with students where necessary, assist with research and editing writing assignments, teach classroom curriculum as needed, and provide general support in adjusting to Canadian schooling. Please email admissions@lindenchristian.org and we would be happy to assist you in answering any questions you may have about the application process.

Acceptance of international and/or non-resident students is limited, and is based on the school’s capacity to maintain an effective EAL program. 

Step 1: Application 

At this time, we are accepting paper applications as our online process is being updated. Paper application forms are available here and under our Downloads tab.

There is a $200 non-refundable application fee.

Step 2: Complete the Application

You are welcome to contact the Admissions Office at any time if you have questions about completing your application. You can submit the completed document to the Admissions Office by mail, email or by using the LCS Drop Box located outside the Main School Entrance Doors from Monday through Friday 7:30 am – 5:00 pm.

Step 3: Include Supporting Materials 

Ensure the supporting materials are included with your application. You will need copies of the following documents:

  • Copy of birth certificate translated or passport
  • Current passport size photo of student
  • $200 non-refundable application fee per student (payable in Canadian funds to Linden Christian School).
  • One letter of recommendation from the principal, director or teacher of the current school
  • Certified translated copies of transcripts or school report cards – current and previous 2 year of school
  • Legal custody documents – if applicable

Step 4: Admissions Office Review

Once the application has been received by the Admissions Office, it will be reviewed to ensure that it is complete. Within five days, you will receive an email updating you on the status of your application.

Step 5: Interview

Acceptance into Linden Christian School requires that students, together with their parents or guardians, participate in an interview with a school Administrator. The purpose of the interview is to learn about your child and to discover if LCS might be the place that would allow them to have an excellent academic experience. All applicants to LCS receive an interview. Our Administration Office will be in contact with you to make interview arrangements. Interviews can be conducted using Skype, Zoom or Google Meet.

Step 6: Decision

Following the interview, Administration will review and decide upon acceptance and placement of the student.

In instances where Linden is not able to place your child, you will receive an email stating we cannot proceed further with the application. Applications are transferable for one year.

Step 7: Registration 

In the case of student acceptance, a letter of acceptance and a registration package will be emailed to you from the Admissions Office for completion and return.

Prior to the commencement of studies at Linden Christian, email or telephone the Admissions Office at 204-989-6739 to make arrangements to complete the registration process. Registration will not be deemed complete until a copy of the Study Permit and Medical Insurance coverage are received by the Admissions Office. Linden Christian School provides an option for medical insurance through Guard Me. More information is available at www.guard.me. Upon request, we will provide the LCS access code.

A meeting time will be arranged to meet with the English as an Additional Language (EAL) Department to ensure that proper supports and course selections are in place for the student. 

 

Virtual School Tours

Join our Vice Principals in the videos below as they take you on a virtual school tour and point out areas of interest in each division. 

Virtual Information Evenings 2021

This year we hosted our Information Evenings virtually. Each virtual event included: a message from our Principal and CEO Robert Charach – explaining the mission and vision of Linden Christian School, a look at school life encompassing faith, academics, performing arts and athletics, a tour of the school with the division Vice Principal, instructions for our application process, and a live Q & A.

Please find recordings of the Virtual Information Evenings below!

Any questions may be directed to our Admissions Officer Joanne Ritchie at admissions@lindenchristian.org.


Meet Our Admissions Team

JOANNE RITCHIE
Admissions Officer
204.989.6739
jritchie@lindenchristian.org

KATHY BERARD
Admissions Coordinator
204.989.6764
kberard@lindenchristian.org


Downloads

Application Form 2021-2022 Canadian

Application Form 2021-2022 International

Statement of Faith

Mission, Vision and Core Values

LCS School of Fine Arts 2021-2022