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Foreign Exchange

 Foreign Exchange Programs

‚ÄčAcademy District 20 has a long tradition of welcoming foreign students to our high schools. Each year Academy District 20 admits five qualified high school students per high school from around the globe to study and learn for one full academic year. Academy District 20 works with agency partners who are approved by the Council on Standards for International Educational Travel (CSIET). All placement applications are submitted between January 1st and June 1st for consideration.


For policy and procedural information on Foreign Exchange Student Placement, please search for policy JFABB and JFABB-R after clicking here.


For information on how to submit a student application, please contact:


Dr. Ruthi Manning-Freeman, Assistant Director for Learning Services

Foreign Exchange Student Programs


(719) 234-1200