Burnie High School

Exciting experience

GOING HOME:  Japanese exchange student Kanari, 16, will be heading home today after spending time with her Burnie host family Phil and Jodie Hudson and their children, Taylor, 15, Jarrod, 14, Mika, 5, and Halli, 2.  Picture:  Stuart Wilson, The Advocate.

Imagine getting up at 6am, commuting for an hour, studying from 8am until 4pm, commuting for an hour home, then studying all evening.

Then imagine doing all of this throughout the week, as a teenager.

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Story by Damita Lamont, The Advocate