Respect The Gestures: With Japanese exchange students arriving March 20, students, teacher explain some barriers when interacting with foreign cultures

German teacher Angelika Becker shows her antique German houses and specifically points out the clock present inside the structure. Becker said moving to America was hard because of the language divide that she had to face everyday.

Angela Qian

February 22, 2019

Last summer, junior Christian Peasley spent 21 days in Japan with a host family through the Japanese foreign exchange program. He was fully immersed in the culture, despite having known next to nothing about the country just a few years earlier. The over 30-year-old program is a partnership with our siste...

Looking Back: Japanese Exchange Students from Sister School Visit CHS (March 18)

Japanese Student Hitomi Morikata meets with Sophomore Evan Kenyon during class. The exchange students follow their hosts around during the school day.

Armaan Goel, Reporter

April 6, 2017

Japanese exchange students for Seikyo Gakuen Junior & Senior High School in Kawachinagano, Japan arrived at CHS on March 18th. The students visited CHS for six days, in which they stayed with CHS students and learned about American culture. Some of the activities planned for the students’ stay included...

More international students are studying in United States for diploma

More international students are studying in United States for diploma


September 16, 2015

As senior Fangyi Deng comes home to a compact household with his aunt, uncle, cousin, grandparents and mother, he makes an alleviated shift from speaking English to speaking Cantonese, a southern dialect of Chinese. In September of 2011, Deng moved from Guangzhou, China to Carmel with his mother whil...

Exchange students completed half of program


January 13, 2013

Hamilton area exchange students are going to have a mid-year meeting on January 19 to check their progress and set new goals for the second half of the year. Dustin Hanlin, Indiana state exchange students’ coordinator will lead the future event for 39 exchange students. “All students achieved a g...