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FRENCH in NICE FRANCE for teenagers aged 13 - 17
"FRENCH SUMMER IMMERSION VACATION"
Enjoy your summer French language vacation on the Mediterranean coast, at the western end of the Riviera in the beautiful city of Nice!
Nice offers a wealth of fine architecture, culture, history, museums and with over 2500 hours of sunshine every year, an exceptionally mild climate.
Visit vibrant Vieux-Nice, the Old Town home to lively cafés and galleries. Stroll the promenade des Anglais, Nice's grand avenue, lined with palm trees, gardens, shops and hotels or just relax on the beach and people watch (more)
NICE SUMMER PROGRAM FAST FACTS
Your language vacation itinerary
Teens arrive independently into Nice not in a group. They will be met at the airport and taken to their accommodation which is included on the Sunday, language courses start on Monday and finish Friday, departure day is Saturday.
Teens will be studying and living with like - minded teens of a similar age from around the world, under the supervision of our staff, with rules & curfews.
Teens attending this program come from all over the world, typical nationality mix: European 70%, North American 10%, Other 20%
Our summer French program takes place on 2 summer campus locations:
:: Parc Impérial campus (designed for our teens who will not have permission to leave campus)
June 24 - August 18, 2018
- Situated in a very quiet district, with 15 min walking distance to the beach and 20 minutes to the town center. Offers classrooms, cafeteria, swimming pool and sports fields. Teens will share rooms (3 or 4 students per room) and classes will take place on campus. Max 130 students. >> more about this campus including map :: Estienne D'Orves campus
July 1 - July 28, 2018
- This summer campus is located at about 20 minutes walk form the beach, and at about 15 minutes by bus to the city centre. Courses are held in the classrooms of the residence and clients take their meals at the summer campus cafeteria. Teens will share rooms (2 or 3 students per room). Max 100 students. >> more about this campus including map :: Collinettes - OFF CAMPUS - The courses are given at Estiennes Orves, which is 5 minutes walk on the same private street.
July 1 - August 11, 2018
- Located in walking distance from the city center and the beach, the Summer Campus offers simple services that answer to the student’s lifestyle: a residence made up of 250 rooms, a lounge area with vending machines,computers, a TV room and public telephones. All single rooms, each with a sink, shower, storage space, and a desk. Full board included. Private bathroom. Wifi area. >> more about this campus including map Please Note: All campuses are the same rate.
:: Free Summer Shuttle Bus (July-August). A free shuttle bus is available everyday, from 14:00 to 00:30. The bus bring the students from the residence to the city center. The way back is also provided for free.
Course options & details
:: 4 GROUP LESSONS DAILY - 20 lessons per week
We accept all levels of French
A lesson usually lasts 45 minutes
Course runs Monday through Friday starting at 9am
Course materials are included
You will take a placement test on the first Monday
Maximum 10 - 15 students per group class
:: ON CAMPUS for ages (13-17) Parc Impérial campus - Teens will share rooms (3 or 4 students per room)
Estienne D'Orves campus - Teens will have double or triple rooms
:: OFF CAMPUS for ages (13-17) Collinettes - Teens will have private rooms. The courses are given at Estiennes Orves, which is 5 minutes walk on the same private street.
Includes 3 meals daily in campus cafeteria
Packed lunch during the excursion days
Rooms cleaned twice weekly
:: HOMESTAY for ages (13-17)
Travel time 10 - 30 minutes with public transport
Students travel independantly or with room mate
Curfew 12.30 & house rules apply
Shared rooms (private on request only)
Includes 3 meals daily
Classes take place on campus (may change depending on level)
Supervision level: MEDIUM
This is a fully supervised program 24/7:
Teens under 16 are not allowed to go out in the evening unaccompanied. They are allowed to go out in the afternoon if they have written permission from their parents or legal guardians to do so.
Teens aged 16 + are not allowed to go out in the evening unaccompanied unless they have obtained written permission from their parents or legal guardians to do so. In all cases, and without exception, this permission will be limited to a curfew of 12:30 am.
Open to students from the ages of 13 - 17
We expect 90% of students to be non native English speakers
Estimated students on the immersion: 100 - 130 students
Staff ratio 1 counselor for every 15 students
After class activities
Enjoy a schedule of supervised social & cultural activities during the week on & off campus.
Our program also includes a half day excursion (week days) and a full day excursion (Saturdays) every week.
The team's main goal is to enable you to explore and enjoy the beautiful Mediterranean city of Nice and the local region with it's unique heritage.
:: Travel medical insurance is included in this vacation
:: Airport transfers (pickup & drop-off)
:: Pre departure support & emergency assistance
:: Scuba diving program
This course is only available with the standard course and at the Campus Jean Medecin. Compulsory medical certificate and parental attest certifying that their child knows how to swim (the school reserves the right to cancel a course without refund if the student does not provide these documents upon arrival).
Dates & prices
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Study & live on campus or live with a local host family
Students from many countries!
"It was a great experience and I would definitely do it over again. The atmosphere was relaxed and chilled out which was good. It was organized and well planned out. Homestay family, was in the middle of Nice so that was very convenient, the 'mom' of the family was wonderful, friendly, and very nice.
Future Advice: go with a positive attitude and an open mind."
Alissa (age 17) - Homestay
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