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French exchange students say bonjour to California

French exchange students say bonjour to California

Emma O'Connor, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

The sand, the waves, and the sun. Those and many more reasons attract people to California like a magnet. Since the start of spring break, French exchange students have been experiencing the true California lifestyle with the help of their host families showing them around the area and fully imm...

French exchange students adapt to Carlmont culture

French exchange students adapt to Carlmont culture

Rachel Matatyaou, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018

Parlez-vous français? Because they do. For two weeks, 11 students from the outskirts of Paris, France are living with students attending Carlmont. Carlmont’s French Department began hosting students from France in 1999, initiated by French teacher Katya Burton. “I have coordinated French ...

Summer exchange to Japan broadens cultural horizons

Summer exchange to Japan broadens cultural horizons

Kylie Lin, Scotlight Editor-in-Chief

January 10, 2018

5,709 miles. There are 5,709 miles separating the cities of San Carlos and Omura, but traveling between the two is well worth the absence from home. In 2012, the San Carlos Sister Cities Association (SCSCA) established sister city relations with Omura, a small city located in the Nagasaki Prefec...

Carlmont prepares to welcome French exchange students

Carlmont prepares to welcome French exchange students

Hanalei Pham, Scot Scoop Editor

March 24, 2016

It's time to clean the house, prepare the guest bedroom, and plan family dinners. Carlmont students are about to host French exchange students. The Carlmont French Exchange Program has been hosting a small group of students from France every year since 1999, according to French teacher Katya Burton....

Bonjour, au revoir French exchange students

Bonjour, au revoir French exchange students

Dominic Gialdini, Highlander Editor

May 17, 2013

For two weeks, 14 students from the Biarritz area in the region of Aquitaine, France visited Carlmont to get a taste of life in the United States. The students, who were cared for by Carlmont host families, enjoyed a once-in-a-lifetime experience where they had the opportunity to observe the the man...

French exchange students return to Carlmont

French exchange students return to Carlmont

April 15, 2011

This week, Carlmont students have been having fun acquainting themselves with the new French exchange students. These French exchange students, who are being hosted by a few Carlmont students in French, arrived last weekend, and are leaving at the end of Spring break. Fortunately, these students...

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