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(For applicants looking to join us for a semester
during their high school career.)
(For applicants looking for a gap program
for after graduating high school.)

High School Semesters

Experience a semester of 10th or 11th grade like no other

Alzar School is high school re-imagined.  Academic coursework is integrated into the experiences of the semester as you live on our Idaho and Patagonia, Chile campuses and explore the surrounding wilderness areas. If you are looking for something different, if you are looking for something more from your high school experience, this semester is for you.  You can begin your application by clicking the link below.

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Gap Programs

Find post-high school adventures that inspire

Alzar Gap provides transformative experiences for high school graduates.  Our gap programs range from 30 to 90 days, with different locations and foci depending on your timeline and interests.  We are currently accepting applications for our Patagonia Exchange program that start in January 2023.

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Find the program right for you

We offers both  for Alzar School and Alzar Gap because we know that each student’s journey is unique.  Our team is ready to help you apply for an option that fits your needs (just email us!), or you can find applications below.

 

 

Alzar's Introduction

Currently accepting applications for:

High School Semesters

Alzar School is accepting applications for Spring 2023 on a rolling basis as well as for Fall 2023 and Spring 2024.  Alzar School is for motivated students who want to make a difference in the world.  To see if you meet our Student Criteria for Eligibility, please read this document. Don’t hesitate to contact our admissions office with any questions.  Apply today!

Priority Deadline: December 15, 2022

General Deadline: February 15th, 2023

To be considered for the upcoming semesters, applicants should submit their written application by February 15th.  After this point, applicants are admitted on a rolling basis.

Gap Programs in 2022

Alzar Gap is accepting applications for Patagonia Exchange 2023.  Applicants are considered on a rolling basis until a program is filled.  To see if you meet our Student Criteria for Eligibility, please read this document.

steps to apply

Applying for either Alzar School or Alzar Gap is straightforward and all online.  Follow these steps and don’t hesitate to contact us with questions:

  • Click the high school semester application link button or the gap program application link button to be redirected to the appropriate initial application, where you will enter your basic contact information to create an account in our MySchoolApp platform.
  • You will receive an email from admissions@alzar.org (didn’t receive it? check your spam folder) with your log in information.
  • Log into your newly formed MySchoolApp account to gain access to our Application Checklist, which includes:
    • Written Application Form
    • Recommendations
    • An online interview with an admissions representative
  • Alzar School also accepts the SSAT (preferred assessment) for standardized testing results to demonstrate academic preparedness for our semester program.

Want more information?  Contact us.

The admissions team would be excited to get to know you and answer any questions you and your family have about our semesters or gap programs.  You can schedule a virtual meeting with our admissions team by reaching out via email, calling, or text 833-862-5927.

Throughout the coming year, the admissions team will be holding informational webinars with some of our recent alumni to share more about Alzar School and give you the opportunity to ask students about their experiences.

STUDENTS FROM ACROSS THE WORLD
FIND ADVENTURE IN THE MOUNTAINS JUST EAST OF CAMPUS
COOKING LESSONS IN CHILE
KELLY'S WHITEWATER PARK 2 MILES AWAY
BUILD LIFELONG FRIENDSHIPS
STUDY CHEMISTRY IN THE CONFLUENCE BUILDING
COMMUNITIES OF LEARNERS
SMALL GROUPS FOR EXPEDITIONS