We offer english language programmes to international students in a student-friendly safe environment. We have been in existence since the early 1980’s and have vast experience in dealing with international students from a variety of countries. We take 24 hour care of the students from their arrival until their departure. Our prices are fully inclusive of transfers, materials, accommodation and activities.
Our summer school is rural based so our students can experience rural living – away from city distractions, pollution, noise and learn to speak English in a safe environment.
Students get involved in rural activities and enjoy home cooking, fresh air, local culture and the beautiful countryside of Ireland.
This programme is designed to meet the needs of students between the ages of 10 and 18 years old. Balancing language classes with activities around our school and weekly tours to Ireland’s most popular tourist attractions. Running annually in July and August it fills up fast.
Our Programmes which are suitable for adults and children include: English and horse riding/golf/Tennis and multi activities also volentourism and Mini cultural stays and specialist programmes in music and dance and local crafts. We are very flexible and take great care in matching our various programmes to suit the needs of students from all over the world.
Students can stay in our purposed built accommodation unit or with local host families or in self catering accommodation.
Our high school academic immersion programme allows for students to live with an Irish family and attend one of our excellent schools, public or private. Full or partial school year options are available .
Host family Programmes:
We choose our host families very carefully. We only place one international student per host family for academic year programmess. Students are placed with host families who have a child of same sex and similar age.
Other programmes which are suitable for adults and children include: English and horse riding/golf and multi activities also volentourism and Mini cultural stays and specialist programmes in music and dance and local crafts.
See our programme page for details http://highschoolireland.com/programmes-2/
All students are assigned a local coordinator who helps them with any queries or concerns they may have during their stay.
Liaison Officers are also available for students at an additional cost, this is a person from their home country who is now living in Ireland and is available to speak to agents, natural parents and students if and when required.
The following activities are available off campus:
Pitch and Putt: http://www.monaleenpitchandputt.ie
Watching and playing Football and Hurling or Rugby – examples of Irish team games