Over the past few sessions DEHS has hosted young people from German schools to provide them with a three month experience of living in Scotland and attending a Scottish secondary school. The young people from Germany have always enjoyed their experience and have been keen to let others know what they learned from living in South West Scotland and attending the Douglas-Ewart High School.
However, session 2016-17 will be the last time we can host our German visitors unless there is a family willing to take over the mantle of host parents. If you would consider being host parents for our German visitors you can find out more by calling Mike Stokes on 01539 532307, or 07785343088. Or visit the connect Europ web site:
Bellow are two personal reflections from two of our most recent German students: