Academia & Science
Cardiff, Wales – Sakai City, Fukui, Japan school exchange programme
Japan to Cardiff exchange visit: 13 - 22 March 2019
Cardiff to Japan exchange visit: 26 June - 5 July 2019
Cardiff: Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Plasmawr, Pentrebane Rd, Cardiff CF5 3PZ
0292 040 5499
This is a Cultural pupil exchange programme and has a long-standing partnership of 27 years.
25 Year 9 Students and 5 staff from Sakai City, Japan visit Cardiff in March. Students and staff are Homestayed by the school’s pupils and staff. Students and staff take part in activities at Ysgol Plasmawr in addition to having the opportunity to take in Welsh sights, culture and Language.
The visit is reciprocated in July with Plasmawr’s pupils and staff travelling out to Sakai-City, Japan.
Both visits involve meeting the Cities’ Lord Mayors.
It aims to continue to work in partnership with Sakai City’s Board of Education and to create opportunities for their and our young people and families to create life-long bonds and friendships.