Elementary Exchange

The Elementary Exchange program offers Grade 8 students the opportunity to participate in:

  • 9-Week Exchange with a partner from France, Switzerland, or new this year, Spain and Germany ***

Students spend 9 weeks hosting an exchange partner in the Fall and 9 weeks visiting their exchange partner abroad in the Winter. Visiting students receive an English language experience while here, and Ontario students receive an alternative language and cultural experience while abroad.

*** Some restrictions apply, contact ISE Ontario for more information.

Go First Timeline

Go abroad from February to April, Host from end of August to November. Travel in one school year. Host in the next.

Host First Timeline

Host from end of August to November, Go abroad February to April the following year. Hosting and travel occurs in the same school year.