Summer course for Teens at Blackrock College (accommodation in Residence or families)
The standard program includes:
Residence: full board (rooms between 2 and 5 beds, or room with a bunk bed)
Family: full board accommodation with carefully selected families (packed lunch from Monday to Friday).
Two students from the same group per family.
15 hours of English a week.
Alternate with morning and afternoon classes.
Use of textbooks and other materials.
Certificate of level and end of course report.
Three half-day activities a week including sports and crafts.
A cultural visit of half a day a week with ATC personnel, tickets included.
One full day excursion (bus) per week, entrance included.
Evening activities program, including disco, movie night, karaoke, traditional Irish show and much more for students both in residence and in families.
Transportation cards must be purchased in advance by all students and group leaders staying with families.
From 12-17 years old
Levels for this course:
From Elementary to Advanced
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Type of Course:
Courses without accompanied travel
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Available in Summer
Blackrock College is in a suburb of Dublin. It is a largely residential area located 7 km south of the city centre.
A fashionable seaside resort in the eighteenth century, the town gets its name from the black rocks that lies off-shore which once marked the city limits. An ancient Celtic cross still stands in the main street.
Blackrock College, including Willow Park, is a large educational complex. It has extensive wooded parklands and playing fields of some 64 acres, with a magnificent view of Dublin Bay. The college is located beside Booterstown DART station and the city centre is only a 10 minute train journey or a 25 minute bus ride away.
Maximum number of students in class: 15
Length of time of classes: 45 minutes
Minimum student age: 13 years old
Level test the first day of course: yes, written and oral
Students of various nationalities: Yes
Timetables of the school: Morning and afternoon classes
Levels of courses offered: Beginner – Advanced
Social programme: Afternoon activities (basketball, yoga, football, computer gaming, bread making, arts & crafts, visit to city centre), Evening activities for residential students (pitch & putt, movie night, talent show, cliff walk). One disco per week for all students
Organised trips: Yes
Conditions of the school
- The fees must be paid by 28 days before the start date of the course in order to finalise your inscription and to be assured of your place on the course and in the accommodation.
- All bank charges must be paid by the student.
- There is no reimbursement of the course fees or of any other service contracted, in the case cancellation of the course by the student once the course is underway.
- There is no refund for late arrival, absence or early departure due to transport problems or for any other reason once the course is underway.
Cancellation and Refund Policy
- Any cancellation or change which affects the services contracted must be communicated to the school in writing. On making the reservation of the course the student has agreed to the cancellation and refund policy.
Number of Classrooms: 20
Digital Whiteboards: No
Study room or area: Yes
Teaching Resources: Yes projectors, computers
Outdoor area (patio or garden): Yes
Computers for the students to use: Yes
Support for Visa applications and cost: Yes
Lo he pasado muy bien estas semanas en Dublín, gracias por todo a Antonio de Prize English , espero repetir el año que viene a otro sitio.5 about 5
Juan José Cotallo
Me han impresionado bastante las instalaciones de la escuela y en general lo he pasado muy bien, gracias.5 about 5
Todo bien gracias.4 about 5
Lo he pasado muy bien y he mejorado mucho en el speaking, espero volver el año que viene si me dejan.5 about 5
These views have been given by students who have attended English courses at school Inglés in Summer school Blackrock College (summer),Dublín, Ireland. If you leave an opinion on an Inglés course made or request more information about how to join the Summer course for Teens at Blackrock College (accommodation in Residence or families)contact us.