Foreign exchange students go ‘all in’

By Clay Sawatzke
Times Reporter

High expectations are a dangerous thing. In any aspect of life, something that was set to be a success can quickly be turned into a failure in the eyes of someone who entered with high expectations.

But that’s what has made the high school experience so special for the six foreign exchange students at Monticello High School this spring. From the sounds of it, their expectations couldn’t have been much higher. And while not all was exactly as expected, almost everything was as good, and some things were even better.

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