Turlock Christian is an independent, private, value based school, with exceptional academics, that have allowed over 90% of our graduates to attend the college of their choice. 

Turlock Christian Schools (TCS) is located in Turlock, 90 miles south of Sacramento, the capital of California, and 90 miles east of San Francisco and the Silicon Valley. 

The school provides both short-term and residential American educational experiences.  Short-term programs are available for students from 4th grade through High School and are offered both during the school year and in the summer.

Through its residential program, TCS provides junior and senior high school students with an academically challenging, values-based education, with over 90% of our graduates being accepted into the college or university of their choice.  TCS graduates currently attend Purdue University, Penn State, Indiana, Illinois, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, UC Berkeley and UC Santa Barbara to name a few.

Students live with American families in and around Turlock, benefitting from a total immersion into American life in the context of an international student body. 

Students participate in a host of extracurricular programs such as award winning fine arts and music programs, as well as competitive athletics.  In addition, TCS also offers life changing service, mission, and educational trips.

International Programming

Turlock Christian School’s international program includes the following:

  • Assistance with TOEFL, PSAT, SAT, and ACT testing
  • College preparation program
  • Advanced Placement courses
  • A safe, balanced and inclusive school
  • ESL courses to achieve fluency in the English language
  • Designated instructors, counselors, and director to assist students
  • 100% graduation rate, with high acceptance rate into many distinguished colleges and universities
  • Team sports
  • Caring host families

Get Involved

For more information regarding TC’s short-term programs, contact Andell Iniguez at