Apply for the 2018 Japan Trip
① As a part of the application process, please read everything very carefully. Timeliness and attention to details are a part of the application process. Start by reading the Trip Announcement below and sample itinerary so you understand exactly how this experience works. Before spring break, you must do step 2 to be considered. Additionally you must complete STEPS 3-7 to complete your application. You must finish steps 2-6 and sign up for an interview by April 14, 2017. Check the Japan Exchange FAQs for answers to other questions, or email Mr. Van Krey.
② You will have a "social interview" where groups of applicants will interact with each other and KJ students from Japan for a 30-minute "Japanese-only" session. Those sessions will be on Tuesday, March 21 or Thursday, March 23 between 3:50-4:20 in N233. Choose one of the slots and sign up here: bit.ly/social_interview
③ Fill out the online application with a parent present ----> ONLINE APPLICATION Note that you must log in with your eths202.org school account to access the application. (If you need a paper version, see Mr. Van Krey)
④ Submit a digital copy of your semester 1 grades to Google Classroom. If quarter 3 grades shed light onto improvements, you may forward them on in addition to semester 1.
⑤ Initial and sign the Commitment/Expectations contract submit it to Google Classroom or give it to Mr. Van Krey.
⑥ Find the resume template using this Google Doc template. Note that you must log in with your eths202.org school account to access the resume. Follow directions (save a copy before filling it out) and submit it to Google Classroom.
⑦ Once steps 1-6 are complete, you will be sent a message via Google Classroom inviting you to sign up for an interview slot. Please wait 24 hours after completing your last step for the notification. Interviews are after school April 18, 19, 20, 2017. If you do not receive an email within 24 hours, please see Mr. Van Krey to confirm that all steps are complete. Don't assume you are done unless you've been invited for an interview. Also check that your Google Classroom notifications are turned on so you are alerted to my message.
Results will be delivered via email in late April, 2017.