Oregon Partners Offers high school students and families both a (Southbound) Travel and a (Northbound) Host Program!

This high school exchange which has been in existence since the late 1960s. For more information, learn more about the Southbound travel program, or learn how you can host a Northbound student.

STUDENTS LIVE IN COSTA RICA FOR 8 WEEKS: JUNE- AUGUST!

Partners Southbound Student Travelers:

  • have at least 2 years of high school Spanish
  • have completed their sophomore year of high school
  • are adaptable/ flexible/ outgoing
  • want a family living experience in another culture while attending school (no studies required)

HOST A TICO (Costa Rican) FOR 4 WEEKS DECEMBER- FEBRUARY!

Partners Northbound Host Families:
(Dec. 10, 2016 – Jan. 7, 2017) or (Jan. 8, 2017 – Feb. 5, 2017)

  • want a cultural experience
  • don’t need to speak Spanish
  • have a high school student in the family
  • can provide room and board

For more information, see the high school exchange website at https://www.partnersorcr.com/.