Foreign Exchange Students Come From All Over The World


Aracely Morales and Rachel Banks

Tom Zhao- Freshman

  1. Where are you from?
  • I’m from China
  1. What do you like most about America?
  • The lifestyle
  1. What do you miss the most about your country?
  • The food
  1. Favorite hobbies? Why?
  • Every sport. “I like basketball most because it is a great way to make friends, and I have a lot of fun.”
  1. How long have you been in America?
  • Three weeks
  1. Where else have you been?
  • Canada
  1. Do you miss your family?
  • I grew up with my grandparents and I miss them more than my actual parents.
  1. Are you in any extracurricular activities?
  • Bowling
  1. Do you like the school so far?
  • “Yes, it’s easy and the teachers are good.”
  1. What do you dislike most about America?
  • Nothing
  1. If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you want to go?
  • Rome, Italy
  1. Do you have any siblings?
  • No
  1. How old are you?
  • 15-years old
  1. Was it easy making friends?
  • Very easy
  1. What is your favorite restaurant in Alma?
  • “I never been to a restaurant in Alma.”
  1. Did you choose to come to Alma? If so, why?
  • “Yes. My best friend, Alisha, came to Alma last year and recommended this school.”
  1. Who do you miss most from your country?
  • Family
  1. What are some of the major differences you see in the countries?
  • “The schools are different, and in China, we mostly ride E-Bikes.” (This is a bicycle that can run on electricity)
  1. What are some of the major differences you see in education?
  • “In China, the students stay in one place, and the teachers have to move around to their classes.”
  1. Where do you plan on going next?
  • I don’t know