| Cathedral Catholic High School
Student Exchange Program
Buenos Aires, Argentina
“For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.”
~ Aristotle, The Nicomachean Ethics
Cathedral Catholic High School is excited to offer the wonderful opportunity to travel to beautiful Buenos Aires, Argentina. The trip is open to current sophomores and juniors that will have successfully completed Spanish 2 by June 8, 2014.
Students will be completely immersed in the Spanish culture by living with an Argentinian host family, attending classes at Nuestra Senora de Las Nieves, and exploring all the beautiful culture and history that Buenos Aires has to offer.
Successful completion of Spanish 2 or higher
Be able to obtain a passport prior to departure – June 8th
Possess a clean disciplinary record
$1,700 (flight) + additional expenses while traveling around Buenos Aires
An additional opportunity to visit Uruguay may become available at an additional cost.
Reciprocity fee for US citizens - $160
Ideal Candidate for the Trip
A student that is open to new experiences and adventures.
A student that is flexible and adaptable.
A student that is culturally sensitive and respectful.
A student that is responsible and dependable that makes good decisions and demonstrates good behavior.
Depart San Diego International Airport Sunday, June 8th ~ Time TBD
Depart Buenos Aires, Argentina Saturday, June 21st ~ Time TBD
Completed application must be submitted to Mr. Hill by April 7, 2016
Students will be notified of acceptance to the program by April 14, 2016
Date of Birth: Gender:
Current Spanish Teacher:
Current Spanish Level: Current Grade in Spanish class:
Country of Citizenship:
I do ____ I do not_____ have a passport valid through the summer of 2016.
Do you have any health concerns we should be aware of (e.g., allergies, asthma)?
If yes, please describe in detail:
Do you follow any specific dietary practices (e.g., vegetarianism, lactose intolerant)?
If yes, please describe in detail and explain how flexible you can you be during the program:
You are highly encouraged to visit the CDC website to stay abreast of any immunization requirements or recommendations related to the trip. Safety and security are our top priority.
Financial assistance is not available. There are limited spaces available and spots will fill up quickly.