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AFS Participants will either be placed in Junior High School (Grades 9-10) or Senior High School (Grades 11 or 12), depending on the host school’s assessment of the student’s Academic Forms.

In the Junior High School (JHS) level (Grades 7 to 10), students take general education subjects as prescribed by the Department of Education. For the Senior High School (SHS) level (Grades 11 and 12), students are assigned to a specific track.

TRACKS: Each AFS student at the Senior High School level can be placed in different tracks: Academic Track: Accountancy and Business Management (ABM); Humanities and Social Sciences (HUMSS); and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). Technical-Vocational-Livelihood Track: Home Economics, Tourism and Hospitality, Information and Communication Technology (ICT),Culinary Arts, Agriculture and Fishery Sports Track Arts and Design Track.

Eligibility Requirements

Born between 26 Jan 2006 to 26 Jan 2009

What's included in your experience

  • Host Family Placement
  • Housing
  • Meals
  • School Placement
  • Medical Insurance
  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • Assistance with Application Process
  • Visa Application Assistance
  • Pre-Departure Orientation
  • Orientations during your time abroad
  • Re-entry Orientation
  • Access to Alumni Network
  • Continuous Support
  • Worldwide Presence
  • 70 Years Experience

What you are responsible for

  • Airfare
  • Vaccinations
  • Field Trips
  • Cultural Tours
  • Visa and Passport Fees
  • Stipend
  • School Uniform