Red Deer Public School District - International Services

Host a Student

The Red Deer Public School District and its homestay provider Canada Homestay International (CHI) are dedicated to providing excellence in education to international students from kindgarten  secondary levels within the City of Red Deer. 

Homestay Program- Hosting Information

Students Looking For a Host Family

In order to apply for a Homestay Placement, you will need to complete the requried questions that are a part of our Online Student Application.



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.


Airport Web Sites:

Check the arrival and departure status of flights.


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