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Host Families Wanted for September 2024-25 School Year

The Saanich International Student Program (SISP) is actively looking for new Host Families for International students joining the Saanich School District in September, 2024. Experience exciting new family dynamics and create relationships that will last a lifetime!

Hosting for SISP – Quick Facts:

  • Duration: students come to Saanich for a stay of 4, 5 or 10 months  
  • Schools: students attend Claremont, Parkland or Stelly’s Secondary Schools
  • Provide: a private bedroom, three meals a day, healthy snacks, and inclusion in your family life 
  • Receive: a monthly reimbursement of $1,200 per student for expenses incurred, and continued support from the SISP Homestay Team  

Host Family Information Evenings

If you are interested in learning what being a SISP Host Family is all about, join the SISP Homestay Team for one of the upcoming Host Family Information Evenings.

Drop in anytime between 5-7pm, with short presentations every half hour: 5pm, 5:30pm, 6pm, 6:30pm. Please sign up via the link below.

Dates & Locations: 

  • Thursday, March 7 @ Claremont Secondary School, drop in between 5-7pm 
  • Wednesday, April 10 @ Stelly’s Secondary School, drop in between 5-7pm 
  • Thursday, May 2 @ Claremont Secondary School, drop in between 5-7pm 

Express your interest and/or sign up for an Information Evening  HERE

Visit or email to learn more.