Language course French in Montpellier

L.S.F. Juniors

Our partner school in Montpellier, LSF Juniors, organizes programmes for young people between 11-16 years of age. The school is located in a private French school, 5 minutes by foot from Montpellier's historical centre. Students have everything they need to learn French in the best conditions and to make the most of their language stay in the south of France, with excellent facilities. Apart from a language course with accommodation, the programme also includes a full activity programme through which students really get to know Montpellier and its surroundings.

Key features of our partner French school in Montpellier:

  • School accredited by FLE (Français Langue Etrangère)
  • 10 fully-equipped classrooms, all with video-projectors
  • An enclosed playground for exclusive LSF use, where students can safely relax or do recreational activities with friends during break-times, enjoying the many sunny days in the south of France-
  • A canteen where students have their weekday lunch together after class.
  • Great mix of nationalities
  • Classes for all levels 
  • Prior assessment of the student’s level through a level test on the first day at school. Absolute beginners may not need to complete this test.

Social programme

Activities and excursions are only include when booking both course and accommodation. Otherwise they can be booked against a surcharge.

The school’s social activity programme provides an exciting mix of sports, museum visits, sightseeing trips, treasure hunts, barbecues, discos and excursions. You will also have the chance to see the wonderful sandy Mediterranean beaches. During all activities, the group leaders accompany the students and this way 24/7 supervision is guaranteed.

Junior activity programme Montpellier

Some examples of possible activities are:
•    Welcome meeting
•    Town walk
•    Beach-volleyball and beach games
•    Sports (basketball, football, tennis, volleyball…)
•    Workshops, quizzes, indoor games, video night
•    Farewell evening (beach or disco)
•    “Photomania”
•    Theme nights, discos, karaoke
•    Indoor swimming
•    Cinema, bowling, laser game
 
Furthermore, regular excursions will be organized allowing students to get to know Montpellier’s surrounding area better. Examples of places that can be visited are:
•    Sète
•    The Grotte de Clamouse/Pont du Diable
•    Nîmes
•    Avignon
•    The Pont du Gard
•    The Camargue

•    St Guilhem-le-Désert
•    The Grotte des Demoiselles

 

Intensive (11-16 years)

  • Ages: 11-16
  • Minimum level: suitable for all levels
  • Lessons: 20 lessons per week from Monday to Friday 
  • Accommodation: Host family (11+) or residence (14+), in a shared room on full board basis
  • Supervision: 24 hours / 7 days a week
  • Airport transfer: Only included for students booking accommodation in a host family, except when arriving at the bus station; for students staying a a residence, please see the rates on our online price list.
  • Social programme: included

 

French lessons
The French course consists of 20 lessons per week, each lesson of 45 minutes. The teaching approach is communicative and focuses on the student and his/her environment. Classes aim to improve the student’s speaking and listening skills, through role-plays, discussions, video and songs, activities, etc.
You will be in a class with maximum 15 students of different nationalities but with the same level indication.

It is also possible to book extra private lessons on request.

 

Sample of the social programme

Activities and excursions are only include when booking both course and accommodation. Otherways they can be booked against a surcharge

The school’s social activity programme provides an exciting mix of sports, museum visits, sightseeing trips, treasure hunts, barbecues, discos and excursions. You will also have the chance to see the wonderful sandy Mediterranean beaches. During all activities, the group leaders accompany the students and this way 24/7 supervision is guaranteed.

Junior activity programme Montpellier

Minimum age is 11 years .

Prices 2021

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks  
Intensive (11-16 years) without accommodation 290 540 790 1040 1290 1540 1790
Intensive (11-16 years) with student residence (14+), single room, fullboard 870 1700 2530 3360 4190 5020 5850
Intensive (11-16 years) with host family (11-16 years), double room, fullboard 920 1800 2680 3560 4440 5320 6200
Starting dates:  

28/06, 05/07, 12/07, 19/07, 26/07, 02/08, 09/08, 16/08

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

If you book the course only, prices do not include lunch and activities. Sucharge for activity programme and lunch (when booking course only): € 250 p.p. per week on the price of the course only. Please indicate on the booking form if you like to add this supplement.

The junior courses with accommodation include single or shared rooms with full board, evening activity and excursion programme.

Last day of classes: 21/08/2021

Info student residence (14+):  

The minimum age to stay in the residence is 14.

Students staying in the residence are asked to leave a cash deposit of € 50 on arrival at the residence reception; this will be returned to you on departure, except if you have lost your key, left your room unreasonably dirty or caused damage to your room.

Transfer:   Return transfer from Montpellier airport: € 120
Transfer prices are only valid between 7am - 10pm. Outside of these times, a surcharge of 30% will be charged.
Return transfer from NĂ®mes airport: € 280
Transfer prices are only valid between 7am - 10pm. Outside of these times, a surcharge of 30% will be charged.
Return transfer from Marseille airport: € 480
Transfer prices are only valid between 7am - 10pm. Outside of these times, a surcharge of 30% will be charged.
Unaccompanied Minor Service: € 30
The stated price is per route and applies as a surcharge on the regular transfer price.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • use of teaching materials
  • return transfer with accommodation with host families (except for arrivals to bus station)
  • daily return transfer from host family to school
  • certificate of attendance
  • welcome and citytour

The junior courses with accommodation include full board and evening activity and excursion programme. Stays are from Sunday evening to Saturday morning.

The youth courses are available for students 11-16 years (level A1 - C2).

There are no activities on June 27th (first day of the programme) nor on August 21st (last day of the programme).

Host family (11-16 years)

Staying in a French family is the best way to practice the language. The school works with carefully selected families, who in many cases have been collaborating with the school for several years, meaning they have experience in hosting foreign students.
You will stay in shared rooms based on full board (breakfast and dinner with the family, lunch in the school cafeteria). On excursion days, a lunch package will be provided. Bed linen and bath towels are provided, but students must bring their own beach towels.
Families are always located at approximately 20-35 minutes distance by public transport from the school.  Students will be supervised by monitors and by their host family 24 hours / 7 days a week. There is a curfew: students must be home before 23:00, unless there is a scheduled evening activity.

 

 

Residence (14-16 years)

Student Residence (14+)

Students aged 14 or above can choose to stay in the residence, which is located at a 20-minute tram-ride from the school for juniors. You will have a single room equipped with a study desk, closet, en-suite shower and kitchenette.

The residence facilities also include a common room with vending machines for drinks and snacks, a study room, a patio and laundry services available for a small cost. Bed linen and towels are included. The staff will be constantly in the residence, meaning there is excellent supervision during 24 hours a day.

The meal plan is based on full board. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are provided either at the school or in local cafés and restaurants. Packed lunches are provided at the weekends.

 

 

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