The Maine-Aomori relationship consists of well-developed and successful educational and cultural exchanges between high schools and middle schools throughout Maine and Aomori. The following Maine schools coordinate these fantastic exchanges for the students.
Hall-Dale High School
97 Maple Street
Farmingdale, ME 04344
Exchanges with Aomori Department of Education
Aomori visits HDHS in the first part of October each year for about 7 days. HDHS visits Aomori in July for about 12-14 days.
Camden-Rockport Middle School
34 Knowlton Street
Camden, ME 04843
Exchanges with Hirakawa, Aomori
Hirakawa visits CRMS in January every year for about 5-6 days. CRMS visits Hirakawa in April for about 10 days.
Shapleigh Middle School
43 Stevenson Road
Kittery, ME 03904
Exchanges with Tobu-Kamikita Schools in Oirase and Rokunohe, Aomori
Rokunohe and Oirase visits in late-April early-May for 7 days every year. SMS visits Rokunohe and Oirase in August for 7 days.
Shapleigh Middle School has made a blog about their educational exchanges! Please visit it here!
Maine Central Institute (MCI)
295 Main Street
Pittsfield, ME 04967
Exchanges with Aomori-Minami Sr. High School
Aomori-Minami Sr. High School visits MCI in October for about 4-5 days. MCI visits Aomori-Minami in November.
Greely Middle School
351 Tuttle Road
Cumberland, ME 04021
Exchanges with Namioka Junior High School
Namioka Jr. High School visits Greely Middle School in January. GMS visits Namioka Jr. High School in July.
Bath/Tsugaru Sister City Exchange c/o RSU #1
RSU #1 Central Office and Administration
34 Wing Farm Parkway
Bath, ME 04530
Exchanges with Tsugaru City, Aomori.
Tsugaru visits Bath in August for 6-7 days in August. Bath visits Tsugaru for about 10 days in July.
The Bath-Tsugaru Sister City Program has their own website. Please visit it here for more information!