Sixteen Portland High School Students will Travel to Sapporo for a One Month Exchange Program

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On Thursday, May 4th, 2017 Sixteen students from Portland-area high schools who will travel to Japan for a month-long exchange program through the Portland-Sapporo Sister-City Association paid a visit to the Consular Office of Japan. The City of Sapporo established a sister city relationship with the City of Portland in 1959. The visiting students will attend classes at Sapporo-area high schools and stay with homestay families as they study Japanese language and culture.