Frances King School of English Dalkey — language school in Ireland

  • British Council
  • English UK
  • IALC
  • Marketing English Ireland
  • Dalkey, графства Дублін, Ирландия
  • Language centre
  • age from 12 to 99
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Summer English School
from 890,39 EUR per week
Jun 19, 2023   Jul 17, 2023

What else included

English program 15 hours a week. Schoolchildren are divided into groups according to the level of the language, no more than 15 people in the class. Lessons take place in the morning hours. The main goal of the teacher is to create an atmosphere for learning and to choose methods of immersion in English culture that are interesting for each child in order to maintain motivation for learning the language. Learning is possible with any language level.

  • 15 hours of English per week
  • Educational materials
  • Certificate at the end of the course
  • Accommodation in host families
  • Leisure and excursion programs
  • Three meals a day
  • Banking costs
  • Travel Class travel services
  • Visa processing, including translation of documents
  • Medical insurance
  • Transfer from and to the airport

Not included:

  • Pocket expenses

Description

The language school Frances King School of English is located on the territory of the picturesque coastal village of Dalkey in the southern region of Dublin. The school is located five minutes walk from the sea. The windows overlooks ancient castles and Irish green hills. You can get to the capital in 25 minutes.

During free time guys enjoy walking and excursions around the capital. The on-site sports complex is equipped with strength and cardio equipment. There is a gym and a studio. On the day off, children will visit the glacial valley of Glendalough, the national park and the symbol of the country - Kilkenny Castle. Evenings are spent with host families.

Guest families are carefully selected by the school administration. The way to the school takes up to 45 minutes by car. All families live in the south of the city near bus stops. Rooms are double or triple.

Equipment: classrooms, student lounge, terrace, kitchen, sports studio, basketball court, gym.

Level of language proficiency: from beginner to advanced.

Tuition: on the first day, students take oral and written tests for placement in groups of the appropriate level, 20 lessons (15 hours) of English per week.

Sports activities: football, basketball, cardio.

Accommodation: the school accommodates students in host families.

Meals: three meals a day.

Excursion and leisure program

Every evening: games, movies, quizzes, discos.

Excursions: students are offered excursions to the Dublin Zoo, the National Gallery, the Natural History Museum, Glendalough, Trinity College, Phoenix Park, Kilkenny Castle, Powerscrote Manor.

Why choose this school

  • The school is located by the sea only a 5 minute walk to the village centre
  • This is a unique school with great facilities
  • Classrooms overlook the spectacular coastline and there are excellent sporting facilities

School infrastructure

  • 11 Classrooms
  • Free Wifi
  • Interactive Whiteboards
  • Coffee Area
  • Kitchen Area
  • Student Lounge
  • Self-access study
  • Student terrace

 

Sport infrastructure

  • Loreto Abbey Sports Hall
  • Gym
  • Cardio and resistance equipped
  • Hall
  • Basketball court
  • Studio

 

Hobbies and clubs

  • Free Activities: National Gallery of Dublin, Natural History Museum, Coastal Tour, The Pheonix Park
  • Optional Activities: Dublinia, Dublin Castle, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Wax Museum, Guinness Storehouse, Trinity College and the Book of Kells, Dublin Zoo
  • Weekend Full Day Excursions: Kilkenny Castle, Powerscourt Twonhouse Gardens, Glendalough, Irish National Heritage Park

 

Recommended arrival cities

  • Dublin

Nearest airports

  • Dublin Airport - 50 minutes

Location

Dalkey, графства Дублін, Ирландия

Sample program

  • 1 day

    Morning. Free time with host family
    Day. Free time with host family
    Evening. Free time with host family

  • 2 day

    Morning. Lessons
    Day. Guided tourof the National Gallery of Ireland
    Evening. Free time with host families

  • 3 day

    Morning. Lessons
    Day. Football tourment in the school's sports hall
    Evening. Quiz night in the school

  • 4 day

    Morning. Lessons
    Day. Tour of Dublinia - Experience Viking & Medieval Dublin
    Evening. Free time with homestay

  • 5 day

    Morning. Lessons
    Day. Visit to Dublin Zoo
    Evening. Movie night in the school

  • 6 day

    Morning. Lessons
    Day. Basketball tourment in the school's sports hall
    Evening. Free time with homestay

  • 7 day

    Morning. Full day excursion by coach to Glendalough
    Day. Full day excursion by coach to Glendalough
    Evening. Free time with host family