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    International Exchange Students

    Forsyth County Schools is now accepting International Exchange Students. We have included some further guidelines and information for the 2022-2023 school year below.  

    1. Application Window– January 31, 2022 - April 15, 2022.   Deadline is Friday, April 15, 2022.
    2. We only accept applications for international exchange students from CSIET-approved exchange organizations.
    3. Exchange organizations may send applications to Mrs. Allison Rinehart at ARinehart@forsyth.k12.ga.us for applications to Alliance Academy for Innovation, Denmark, South Forsyth, and West Forsyth High School and Ms. Spencer O'Grady at sogrady@forsyth.k12.ga.us for applications to East Forsyth, Forsyth Central, Lambert, and North Forsyth High School.
    4. Principals are given the autonomy to approve or deny acceptance of any International Exchange students to their school.
    5. All Exchange programs must be approved by CSIET (The Council on Standards for International Educational Travel) and registered through the Forsyth County Schools System.
    6. For further information, please access our Exchange Student Board Policy 

    If you wish to apply, please contact one of the following International Exchange Team Members below. Thank you!


    Michaela Claus-Nix, World Language Content Specialist

    Teaching and Learning, Forsyth County Board of Education

    770-887-2461 ext. 202249



    Allison Rinehart, Lead Counselor

    West Forsyth High School

    770-888-3470 ext. 331059



    Spencer O'Grady

    Lambert High School

    678-965-5050 ext. 411080



    Dr. Kimberly Bennett

    Director, Student Support Services

    Forsyth County Board of Education

    770-887-2461  x202335