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Niskayuna International scholars program

High-Quality Educational Experiences in New York State's Tech Valley

image of the brochure coverWelcome to Niskayuna Central School District and New York State's Tech Valley. Our district is expanding its tradition of embracing student diversity with the International Scholars Program. This opportunity is for high-achieving students who wish to experience an authentic American way of life in a safe and welcoming community, as well as receive a high-quality education. This new tuition-based program builds on Niskayuna's 55 years of experience in hosting international students in the district's foreign exchange program.


Important Documents & Resources

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Niskayuna International Scholars Program brochure
Learn more about the program

Student application

Vaccination information

Host family information

Application for host families

Frequently Asked Questions about the International Scholars Programs

Information about medical insurance

Learn more about our school and the area

Video: International Scholars talk about Niskayuna High School

Albany Business Review article: "After relocating, a family seeks out top schools"

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Niskayuna High School Profile [PDF]

Niskayuna High School Program of Studies List of course offerings and descriptions