Bladen County Schools is a host partner with Ayusa, International. Ayusa is a non-profit organization founded in 1981 to promote global learning and leadership through foreign exchange, study abroad, and leadership programs for high school students from the U.S. and around the world.
In the 2016-17 school year, East Bladen High School hosted the first Bladen County Schools foreign exchange student. The student came to East Bladen from the Netherlands to live with one our East Bladen high school families.
For specific questions about hosting an exchange student, contact Connie Lawrence, Ayusa Community Representative at (919) 612-5013.