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Lutheran High School West Welcomes International Students
Lutheran West has hosted students from countries around the world, including China, Korea, Mexico, the Ukraine, and Germany. Each of our international students is placed with a host family affiliated with Lutheran West.Lutheran West is blessed to welcome international students to our school, and we embrace the cultural enrichment provided to our community through students from other nations. 

Host Families Provide a Nurturing Environment
Our host families provide a nurturing and caring environment for students to experience life and studies in the United States.  The faculty, staff and students of Lutheran West provide a welcoming environment to visiting students, encouraging their participation in educational, faith-building and extra-curricular programs.

Our Location: Rocky River, Ohio
Lutheran West is located in Rocky River, Ohio, a part of the midwestern Great Lakes region of the United States. Named for the river that forms the town's eastern border, Rocky River is an affluent western suburb of Cleveland, Ohio and is conveniently located approximately nine miles west of downtown Cleveland and 15 minutes away from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport.

Cleveland is approximately 346 miles east of Chicago, Illinois and 462 miles west of New York City. Bordered by Lake Erie on the north and the Rocky River and Cleveland Metroparks on the east, the city’s location is unique. Rocky River residents can boat, fish, and swim on Lake Erie and take advantage of nine city parks as well as the Cleveland Metroparks for woods, playground equipment, picnicking, fishing, biking, and countless other activities. Rocky River has beautiful residential homes along the lake shore and throughout the community, new residential developments including clusters homes and townhouses, a wide variety of retail businesses for shopping, corporate facilities as well as other commercial developments, two theaters, many restaurants, and two private clubs (Westwood Country Club and Cleveland Yachting Club).
Students from China
Lutheran West has partnered with Three W International to enroll international students from China.  If you are a student, parent, or agent from the region of China and are interested in applying to Lutheran West, please contact them by clicking here.
Inquiries regarding international student matriculation at Lutheran West can be directed to Director of Admissions Kelly Browning: 440-799-8328 (direct line) or
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