Spend a summer in Brazil!


For a complete list of travel opportunities for the 2016-2017 school year please visit Weston Public Schools Global Education Travel site

Interested in spending the summer in Porto Alegre, Brazil at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul and living with a host family? This is a great opportunity to experience a different culture, and the costs of housing and tuition will be covered by the Porto Alegre Exchange committee. All you will need to purchase is a flight, visa, and bring some spending money along with you. The program length is from June to late August, and is open to one student in the freshman, sophomore, or junior class.  Portuguese language experience not required.  We are very excited to review applications, and encourage all students who are particularly looking to expand their global perspective to apply. Please complete the application and submit to Sr. Pezzote in the Student Activities Office by Friday, April 28, 2017 If you have any questions, you can also email Sr. Pezzote at pezzoten@weston.org


Christiana Dryden, Class of 2016, in Porto Alegre, Brazil

Christiana Dryden, Class of 2016,
Porto Alegre, Brazil
Christiana with the school director and host family

Spend a summer in Brazil!

Class of 2013 student Marquis Caesar in Brazil


Marquis Williams, class of 2013, traveled to Brazil. After returning, he commented:
"I enjoyed studying aboard because it made me more confident and indepdenent as a person. I made life long friends and I now know that I can conquer any situation."
Weston Public Schools is proud to announce its continued development of global education opportunities at the high school. In order to further develop students' global perspective and foster international friendship, Weston is continuing its partnership with Porto Alegre, Brazil through the offering of a semester academic exchange.  The partnership between Weston and Porto Alegre is longstanding; students have been traveling between the two communities since 1960.
If you are not interested in traveling, but would like to host an exchange student from Brazil, click here for more information.



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