Students from China visit HVRHS during busy U.S. tour

Students from the Shandong Experimental High School, at left, presented gifts to teacher Lisa Carter and HVRHS Principal Matt Harnett during their recent visit. Photo by Zoe Harson

FALLS VILLAGE—Luggage in hand, 28 students from the Shandong Experimental High School in the Chinese province of Shandong walked through the doors of Housatonic Valley Regional High School on Aug. 2 for the first time.

The natural chaos of arriving en masse in a foreign place after much travel was combined with excitement and high spirits that had the school buzzing.

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