Spanish Immersion Trip - Guatemala 2020


Dear student,

Thanks for your interest in the Spanish Immersion Trip this summer to Xela, Guatemala July 24-August 9, 2020 costing approximately $2,500. This includes all transportation, food, lodging, activities, insurance, and classes. Payments will be due as follows: Jan 15 $500, Feb 15 $500, March 15 $500, April 15 $500, May 15 $remaining. A pizza fundraiser will happen in February. This is a class in which you will receive 1 trimester of credit for World Languages through Dassel-Cokato High School. By taking this class you will create international relationships, increase your Spanish proficiency, and increase your cultural knowledge and skills. Sixty hours of class time will be completed with pre, during, and post-trip session.

Monthly in-person sessions during advisory or in the evening as well as online work on Schoology will be from January to May. The 50 hours of 1:1 Spanish classes for two weeks will be in Guatemala. Finally, there will be a few post sessions upon return in the fall. You will receive a syllabus in December upon acceptance into the program. Please fill out the application and type the responses to the questions on a word processor. They are due November 22nd. If you have any questions, please contact Sra. Scepaniak at We look forward to you joining us on the language and cultural immersion adventure this summer to Guatemala.

Sra. Scepaniak