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Located just 115 kilometers from Paris, this small town located in Normandy has only 7,000 inhabitants and serves as the perfect spot to learn French as students will have plenty of contact with the French people and their culture.
11 - 17 years old
Arrivals on Sundays and departures on Fridays
The school will close on August 16
The summer course program in Verneuil, France is held in a stunning private school that is one of the most famous in France. Founded in 1899 and situated in the French countryside on a plot of 60 hectares, the school boasts 11 residences, main building of 25 rooms, language labs, reading and computer rooms, library, multimedia center with video, theater and movies with a capacity of 450, pool, gym, 9 tennis courts and horseriding center. The houses where the students reside include kitchen, meeting room, TV room and a piano.
The course program consists of 21 hours each week of general French lessons. Students are divided by level into groups of no more than 15 students and classes are held on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturday mornings.
For the duration of their French course program, students (grouped by age and sex) will reside in shared rooms in the campus residence halls. The program includes full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays, students will have the opportunity to go on full-day excursions to Paris, Versailles, Chambord, Rouen, Le Mans, among others.
For each three-week period, the program will include a total of 42 hours of social activities, 42 hours of sports activities and 7 full-day excursions.
The program also includes a diverse program of extra-curricular activities, such as sports - tennis, pool time/ swimming, football, handball, basketball, ping-pong, badminton; theme activities - disco music, karaoke, mask-making, cooking courses, among others. The course also includes a full-day excursion at Disneyland or Asterix Park (depending on availability).