Red Deer Public School District - International Services

Homestay Program

The Red Deer Public School District is a founding member of RDIEA , Red Deer International Education Alliance, which is dedicated to providing excellence in education to international students from kindgarten to post secondary levels within the City of Red Deer. Red Deer Public Schools manages the homestay program for all members of RDIEA.

Apply for a Homestay Family Placement

In order to apply for a Homestay Placement please be sure to complete the Homestay Application Form.  Please click to apply online for to become a host family.

Red Deer Public Schools offer Homestay for international students who are fourteen years of age and older or entering grade eight. Students will have the opportunity to live with carefully screened families in a safe, caring, mid sized community of the City of Red Deer.

We offer:

  • Reputable, carefully selected Red Deer families
  • Comfortable, safe Homestay homes with a private bedroom
  • Our homestays always have easy access to public transportation
  • Support and guidance for students from in school counsellors
  • Support of a Homestay Coordinator from International Services of Red Deer Public Schools

Please visit the "Frequently Asked Questions" section located under the "Our Programs"  section in the Main Directory for further information

Additional Documents for Students apply to the Homestay Program:

Download our detailed guide for host families. Click on graphic!

Click on the links below to find out more about:

Airport Web Sites:

Check the arrival and departure status of flights.

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