Special thanks to our generous host families who welcomed Chinese guests into their homes. Sixty students from China stayed with RCS families and attended our schools during the two week period of time.

"At Rochester Community Schools, we believe that it is critical to provide an enriched learning environment where our students can experience a variety of customs, lifestyles, and backgrounds," said Shaner. "By educating our school community through such diverse programs, we can continue to build awareness and understanding that is so important in today's global environment."