Peruvians Spend Some Time Sharing Culture and Learning!

On Friday, 20 October, thirteen exchange students and their two teachers from Colegio San José de Monterrico in Lima, Peru arrived in New York to begin an eight-day visit to the United States. Greeted at the airport by Wheatley students, the Peruvian travelers were treated to a special brunch hosted by Mrs. Mizhiritsky, Mrs. Gilbert, Mrs. LaMonica … Continue reading Peruvians Spend Some Time Sharing Culture and Learning!

Wheatley Students Depart for Ten Days in Peru!

On Friday evening, Wheatley students and teachers who just departed for JFK to catch their flight to Peru! Students and faculty who are participating in this year’s exchange program with our sister school, Colegio San José de Monterrico include: Rahul Ajmera Sam Avila-Frank Zachary Azevedo Patrick Brady Caroline Crimmins Domenique Dunne Lainey Fordin Emily Freund Jessica … Continue reading Wheatley Students Depart for Ten Days in Peru!

Peruvian Students Depart after a Successful Exchange Visit!

Last week, our 19 Peruvian visitors (16 students and 3 adult chaperones) departed from JFK in order to return to our sister school (El Colegio San José de Monterrico) in Lima, Peru. It was an emotional scene when our Wheatley students and host families bode farewell to the Peruvian guests. Organized by Joan Anderson and Angel … Continue reading Peruvian Students Depart after a Successful Exchange Visit!