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Homestay Families Needed for Blackville

Is your family interested in hosting an international student? Homestay families are needed for Blackville. The school has confirmed students from Germany, Brazil and Columbia and now have 8 week placements.

Every year students from all over the world choose New Brunswick for a cultural and academic experience. Blackville High School and its homestay program is well-recognized and respected in New Brunswick and abroad.

Become a host to an international student!

Did You Know?

Exchange students…

  • in high school are 12 weeks, 16 weeks, or full year
  • add diversity to our community, school and homestay families
  • contribute to school activities like sports teams and clubs
  • in our school provide extra funding for school activities
  • truly appreciate homestay families

Did You Know?

Homestay families…

  • need to provide a room, meals, transportation and Wifi access
  • will have support from school and AEI Homestay Coordinators
  • enjoy planned activities with their exchange student
  • will create lifelong relationships with the exchange student
  • are provided a stipend to offset any additional costs

Apply Today!

For more infomation visit www.nbisp.ca or email Ashley and Kelly Hallihan at or call (506) 623-8426.

Village of Blackville

Village of Blackville

The village of Blackville is governed by an elected council made up of a mayor and four councillors. Incorporated as a village in 1966, Blackville has a population of 958 and has had a long history related to forestry and salmon fishing.

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