What is missing in
high school Spanish!
For high school Spanish
students nothing can compare to the dynamics of youth
interaction, it's the missing link that will ignite their true
Spanish potential. The power of youth engagement has a direct
impact on Spanish fluency, it creates a warm, non-judgmental,
relaxed and fun environment to fully absorb language naturally.
Real meaningful engagement, not forced - makes all the
difference in Spanish acquisition!
Our safety net!
We provide a full safety
net that makes our exchange unique to Latin America, the
Director is a member of Rotary International, her own high
school daughter is an exchange student. Parents familiar with
our exchange know that we supervise all aspects of the
experience. No third party tour operators, or in-experienced
college students. Our international staff and close knit host
work together to provide
the appropriate support and supervision that high school
Our high staff to student ratio (1:3) means individual support and
interaction for visiting students. Because we run only one high
school program, parents know that the program director is
involved in all day to day student activities. We take great
pride in being Latin America's most community oriented high
school exchange program. To learn more about our summer program
we strongly encourage prospective students
and parents to use our past
participants, parents and teacher contacts. We always welcome your
questions, and please take the opportunity to request our free program DVD.
Our Colonial High
School your connection to Latin America!
The Nicaragua High School
Summer Exchange, is a chartered member of the Nicaragua Ministry
of Education and since1998, a member of the Wisconsin Public
Schools International Programs, today through the success
of our dynamic "Spanish Through Leadership" philosophy, we
enroll students east-to west, Boston to San Francisco, and north
to south, Toronto to Tallahassee! Whether it be sports, the
arts, academics, or music and dance, we provide rewarding
opportunities for high school Spanish students to experience the
warm embrace of Central America's most historic colonial high
school, Granada, Nicaragua.
Nicaragua Summer Exchange
In order to make each
trip a success, Our experienced staff and dedicated teachers are
committed to creating a fun and trusting language environment
that focuses on individual needs, interests and language levels.
student is warmly embraced into the sounds, flavors, and spirit
of our diverse community. The Nicaragua Summer Exchange location
is one Latin America's most fascinating and beautiful regions.
The program structure provides a perfect balance between
cultural immersion, youth dynamics and adventure activities.
In our open-air markets, inside our adobe colonial homes, and in
the hearts of local children we invite you to make your
connection to the community of Central America.