PHS Kakehashi Project notes

September 27

Kakehashi Project - Visit Japan Oct.13-Oct.21

Congratulations, Participants!!

It's going to be a once in a life time experience!!

2nd Kakehashi Meeting will be held on Oct.1 6:00 to 8:00 PM in room D107

We will have the 2nd Kakehashi meeting on Oct.1 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM in room D107.

It is a mandatory meeting for perticipants to prepare for the trip. Parents are welcome to join.

We are going to read through the Kakehashi Participants' Handbook.

Kakehashi Participants' Handbook

Make sure you read the Participants' Handbook before the 2nd meeting and make sure if there are any questions you would like to ask.

You need this Participants' Handbook during the entire project. Please keep it in a folder so that you can keep it nice and clean and handy.

Minami Aizu High School

Let's look at their school Website. Even their website is in Japanese, you can find a lot of information. For example what kind of uniforms they are wearing, What kind of club activities they have, and so on.


They are wearing summer uniforms on the web pictures. They will start to wear winter uniforms starting from Oct.1

Semi formal clothes that you need to prepare

You may need to consider some suitable clothes to bring for attending school and visiting the Japanese government facility.

It is the same criteria to participate in the Japanese Speach Contest. No jeans, t-shirts, or flip flops!

Boys- dark pants, white dress shirt, nice shoes other than tennis shoes.

Girls- dark skirts, white dress shirt, nice shoes other than tennis shoes but not high heals.

Souvenirs to bring to your Host Family

Please find a good American (or Texan) souvenirs for your host family. You don't need to make it expansive.