High School Student Exchange Programme: United States

Dive into the American way of life and stay for one year or longer in the US. You can choose the different locations and get to be part of a new family and a new school community. Improve your English and experience the best year of your life while at the same time, learning a lot of other new things. 

Rates

  • Registration FeeS$ 200.00 (no refundable)
  • 2-weeks Program FeeS$ 1375.00
  • 3-weeks Program FeeS$ 1570.00
  • 4-weeks Program FeeS$ 1765.00
  • 5-weeks Program FeeS$ 1956.00
  • 6-weeks Program FeeS$ 2150.00

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Programme:

Infinite Horizons offers two types of high school programmes to overseas students:

Type

Details

1) One-year Exchange Programme

• Study with American students in a government school in the US.
• Homestay.
• You will not be able to choose a location and school while booking.
• Visa type – J 1 visa

2) Study Abroad Programme

• Study with American students in a government, private, or boarding school in the US.
• Durations – one- to four-year study experience.
• Homestay or school dorm.
• Can choose from about 200 high schools in California, Florida, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York, while booking.
• Eligible to receive a diploma and may stay in the US for college/university.
• Visa type – F 1 visa

 

Curriculum:

Students will take the same curriculum as the American students, which include English, Science, Math, etc. Some students may want to attend a school that offers a specific sport or extracurricular activity and they can state this but there is no guarantees as we will do our best to accommodate students’ needs.


Also note, students can book extra English lessons and this is considered extra, with an additional fee charged.

o  15 to 18 years old.
o  Good academic record.
o  Good English skills.
o  Open-minded and flexible.

Students can choose between a homestay with a local American family or a stay at the school dorm, if they book a programme in a boarding school.

Cancellation is only effective from the date we receive the notification.

o  Cancellation after acceptance and prior to placement confirmation – the downpayment is forfeited.
o  Cancellation after confirmation of placement – 50% of the programme fee is forfeited.
o  No-show or early departure from the programme – 100% of the programme fee is forfeited.

Application procedure (to be done at least 4 months before departure):

1)      Enquiry and submission of the application form.

2)      Pass the prerequisite interview via Skype and make the required downpayment.

3)      School placement arranged.

4)      Get a visa application (if necessary). www.visittheusa.com/usa/travel-information/entering-the-usa.aspx

5)      Fulfil the remaining payment and book air ticket after visa approval.

6)      Purchase insurance.

7)      Decide on accommodation.