Our partner school Wesley College is an exclusive private boarding school. The campus is located in the spacious residential area of Ballinteer, in the foothills of the Dublin Mountains. Students can reach Dublin city centre in about 15 minutes by tram (LUAS). With around 50 acres of spacious grounds, this school gives students a real ‘campus feeling’. There are excellent facilities such as state-of-the-art classrooms, internet throughout, a dining hall, a centre for Music & Arts, a library, an auditorium and several computer labs.
Wesley college campus contains a large variety of hypermodern sport facilities:
The campus further organizes a wide range of social activities and excursions:
This program has been designed for students aged 9-16 years old. CLICK HERE for courses this school offers for students of 16 years and older.
The teaching programme is very effective as well as fun, as it combines extremely communicative classes of general English with activities. It's a very interactive program supervised by highly professional teachers, who motivate the students to participate and to speak English. Digital media activities are provided, such as the creation of an e-Portfolio, movie & animation, creation of blogs and the online school newsletter. Students will have access to a web-based e-Portfolio to share with their friends and keep for the future.
Sample of the social programme
The school organises a varied programme of afternoon activities, local excursions to the city centre, sports activities & evening activities (e.g. talent show, bowling, disco).
The number of activities per week included in the programme depends on the type of accommodation you book:
Both accommdoation options include the full-day excursion on Saturday (e.g. to Glendalough & Wicklow Jail, or Belfast & Titanic museum).
Extra activities (can be booked at a surcharge on request):
2 x 2 hours sessions per week with professional sports instructors, to be booked in combination with the intensive course (price on request).
Minimum age is 9 year .
25/06, 02/07, 09/07, 16/07, 23/07
1 lesson = 60 minutes
The youth course includes:
Last course day is 27/07/2018.
A stay in the residence includes 3 half-day excursions and a daily activity program. Accommodation in the residence is in 2-4 person rooms with full board.
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A stay in a host family include 2 half-day excursions and 2 days of evening activities. Accomodation in host families is in twin rooms with full board.
The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival and departure at Dublin Airport, between 8.00 - 22.00 hours. A transfer outside these hours is on request and a supplement applies. Price per one-way transfer is € 70.
Airport transfers are obligatory for participants in the youth course when none of the parents travels with him/her.
All prices include
Last day of classes: 27/07/2018.
The number of activities per week included in the programme depend on the accommdoation type you book:
Both accommdoation options include the full day excursion on Saturday.
Wesley College consists of two private boarding houses: one for boys and one for girls, with a maximum amount of 80 students. You will share a room with 2, 3 or 4 other students, based on full board. In the common areas students can watch TV, play games or practice their English together! Each floor has shared bathrooms and towels and bed linen are included.
Accommodation in host families means you share a twin room with a student of a different nationality. This way you will learn the language both faster and better! This stay is on a full-board basis, meaning breakfast and dinner at the host family and a hot lunch in the school dining hall from Monday till Friday are included. In case of activities or excursions a packed lunch is provided. A private bus service to take the student to and from the school every day is provided.
Being the capital of Ireland and its largest city, Dublin is the political and economical center of this charming English speaking country. Young students taking a course in Dublin can choose between two locations, both offering English lessons combined with a full activity-programme.
Would you like to be close to the city center? Or do you prefer to stay near the sea? Check out our partner schools and decide which one suits you best!
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