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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 (email@example.com)