French Exchange Flyer 2018-19
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    Frequency: Annual
    Dates of travel to France: Tentatively February 9-March 2, 2019
    Dates of French student visit: Tentatively April 9-22, 2019
    Location: Paris, France
     
    Description: Language & culture-focused homestay. Newton students live with host families in France and attend classes at the Ecole Massillon, a historic French school. Students also participate in cultural excursions led by Newton French teachers, and after their return, they host their French peers in Newton for two weeks.
     
    Eligibility:  Students must be enrolled in French at Newton North and be in good academic standing, among other criteria.  Sophomores, juniors and seniors are eligible to apply.
     
    Informational Session:  An informational session for students about this program will be held on Thursday, Sept. 13 during x-block in Room 266. An informational session for students and parents about this program will be held from 6:15-7pm on September 20, directly before Back to School Night.
     
    Cost:  The estimated cost of this program is $2,500-$2,700. Financial aid is available to all students who qualify through the Jennifer Price Global Education Leadership Fund (GELF). The French Exchange application (available for download below) includes a Financial Aid Supplement.  Questions about GELF financial aid can be directed to Global Programs Manager Samantha Mandel at samantha_mandel@newton.k12.ma.us.
     
    How to Apply:  Please download the French Exchange application and explanatory cover letter here.  Completed applications are due by Friday, October 5, 2018.
     
    Contact: NNHS French Exchange (nnhsfrenchexchange@newton.k12.ma.us)