RBHS Study Abroad to Spain!

Two weeks in beautiful northern Spain!

Advantages of this short-term exchange:


  • Go during SUMMER vacation
  • Stay with a host family in Basque Country in Northern Spain
  • bring back a Basque friend ( s/he stays with YOU the next academic year!)
  • Visit Barcelona, too
  • Go on field trips Basque cultural sites
  • Attend classes with your Basque student-host
  • Improve your Spanish speaking and listening skills
  • Have fun
  • Hang with you favorite RB Profe!
  • Eat incredible Spanish and Basque food

Interested? Contact Ms. Rizzo at krizzo@powayusd.com

Más information:

  • Parent meeting coming soon!
  • in Ms. Rizzo's classroom N-8

Fill out this interest form and sent it to Profe Rizzo!

I want to go to Spain, Profe!

Profe Rizzo’s classes have had a fun time video-chatting with students from Spain. Now all RBHS Spanish students have the opportunity to travel to northern Spain and meet in person!



Who are we visiting?

  • Spanish High school students from Colegio Urdaneta in Bilbao, Spain.

What will we do?

  • A sample itinerary is attached to this flier along with a link to a video of the school we will be visiting.http://tinyurl.com/ofy3pku

  • After our time in Bilbao, we will spend the last two days of the trip in Madrid.

Where will we stay?

  • This trip is unique because it is a homestay experience.

  • Students will live with a host family and experience the cultural while practicing their language skills.

When is this?

  • Students will travel one week during their school vacation and will be absent for one week of school.

  • Since this is a homestay exchange, each participate will agree to host a student from Spain for two weeks as well.

  • Students from Spain will be coming to San Diego at the beginning of the 2015-2016 school year.

How much is the tour fee?

  • This is dependent upon how many students wish to go.

  • The more students the better the price

How can I sign up?

  • If you are interested in this experience for your child and want to know more, please fill out the information below

  • return it to your child’s Spanish teacher before Monday March 16th.

More questions?

  • Contact the RBHS leader, Profe Rizzo at krizzo@powayusd.com

  • There will be a parent meeting April 1 at 6:00 p.m. in room N-8 to give you the opportunity to ask questions and learn more about the trip.


Please fill out the following information and return this flier to your child’s Spanish teacher.

Your name________________________________________________________________

Your email ________________________________________________________________


Your child’s name __________________________________________________________


Circle child’s grade: freshman sophomore junior

Current Spanish class and teacher ______________________________________________

Please check one:

  • I prefer the trip to be during February vacation and an additional week during school time.

  • I prefer the trip to be during April vacation and an additional week during school time

  • I do not have a preference