Italian Exchange Program
Since 2006, Burlington High School has participated in a student Exchange Program with Istituto Tecnico Pilati of Cles in Northern Italy. In September 2013, a group of about 25 students will travel to Cles to live with a host family. During their stay in Italy, BHS students will attend school, participate in cultural activities and field trips. In the past, BHS students have visited local tourist attractions, Verona, Trento, Venice, and Sirmione on Lake Garda. Please visit our blog site here.
Spanish Exchange Program
Starting in 2013, Burlington High School will participate in a student Exchange Program with Collado Villalba High School in the province of Madrid, Spain. This year, 19 students, accompanied by BHS Spanish teachers Señorita De Sousa and Señora Sullivan, will travel to Spain in February and live with a host family for two weeks. Students will attend school, participate in cultural activities and excursions to nearby cities, including Toledo and Madrid, while enhancing their Spanish language skills and cultural knowledge. In April, students from Collado Villalba High School will visit BHS for two weeks and stay in a BHS family’s home.
Please visit our blog here: BHS Spanish Exchange