Location Ecole des Roches Ecole de Roche: France, Verneuil-sur-Aire, suburb of Paris
Age: 6 years
Programs: Ecole Primaire (primary school), Collège ), Lycée, French language courses
Foundation year: 1899
Type of training: joint
Accommodation: residence, children live in cottages under the supervision of the "chefs" of each residence, 4-6 Children in the room
Tuition fees in Ecole des Roches Ecole de Roche: from € 12,200 per term full board, for children from 6 years old
Rating: Prestigious international boarding school with a high level of academic preparation for students . As a result of the exams, he is in the TOP-20 educational institutions of the country
The prestigious French private boarding school Ecole des Roches offers high-quality educational services since 1899. The educational institution was opened as a private boardinghouse for children from bourgeois and aristocratic families. The prototype of Ecole de Rocher are classic British schools of the XIX century.
The modern educational institution is an educational center of international level, it includes 3 separate structures. The elementary school campus, where children from 7 to 11 years of age study, is located in Versailles. The secondary school is located in Normandy. In Paris, a specialized language center PERL for adults is open.
In an elite private school, children can get a high-quality education that meets international standards. Here the programs Baccalauréat, DELF and TCF are offered. Junior students receive a classical (general) education. In the senior school the distribution is carried out in three directions. Students are offered to study humanitarian disciplines, economics, science.
FB (French Baccalaureate) is a qualification that gives the entrant the right to enter a French university. The international program for obtaining a certificate is distinguished by a high level of academic preparation of students. FB has a distinctive feature. The program allows students to effectively develop the special skills necessary for studying at the university. At the FB course, applicants learn how to develop ideas, form judgments, and critically think.
The program is available to foreign students who speak French at least at an intermediate level. In the course of training, language skills can be developed to the level required for admission to the university.
FB, like the Swiss, Italian system, allows students to choose specialization in high school. Concentrate future applicants of French universities can study art, economics, social, natural sciences.
About the course. Intensive course of studying French, updating knowledge, improving skills. The program provides for the implementation of standard and specific tasks similar to those proposed in DELF, regular monitoring of academic results, curriculum correction (if necessary).
Children aged 6-10 years are enrolled in primary school in the following subjects-areas:
Children aged 11-15 years are enrolled in the French school system.
The diverse educational system of the school includes intensive training in the general range of subjects, conducting Mock tests (preliminary testing) at the end of each semester (semester). 98% of schoolchildren successfully finish middle classes and go to high school.
The IB program is an international course of preparation for the university: its certificate is highly valued all over the world and is recognized by leading universities, colleges and higher schools.
In the program there are also compulsory subjects (for example, foreign languages, mathematics) and profile electives: each student chooses them independently, focusing on their own interests, as well as on the requirements of the future university, specialization and profession. The course is designed for two years, students can enter at the age of 16 years. At the Ecole des Roches school, the IB program consists of two groups: English-speaking and French-speaking (depending on the main language in which the training is conducted).
The cost of the course is 18,000 euros / semester (1 academic year = 2 semesters).
Students of Ecole de Roche are offered accommodation in residences. The housing stock of the school includes 9 spacious houses. Each is designed for the simultaneous residence of 20 to 45 children. Students are accommodated in the rooms for several people. Junior students live for 4 to 6 people, in the middle and high school is dominated by a double accommodation.
Five-time meals are provided in the school. The school café serves French, British and European dishes. Children have the opportunity to participate in the development of the menu. The school has a special student gastronomic council.
After the main classes, in the afternoon, students can visit two studios a week to do their favorite things: fine arts, driving school, aviation circle, drummers' circle, chorus, film club, dancing, chess, theater, guitar, digital photography , Pianoforte, violin, orchestra, informatics and "school enterprise".
Students are given a choice of 20 sports: athletics, martial arts, weightlifting, badminton, horse riding, basketball, football, golf, handball, rhythmic, go-karting, fitness, swimming, table tennis, roller skates, Rugby, skateboard, tennis, volleyball and cycling.
Ecole des Roches covers an area of 60 hectares. The main campus is 115 km from the French capital. It includes educational buildings, apartment buildings, cafes, sports infrastructure.
The school equipment is represented by a modern auditor fund, 5 scientific laboratories, a rich library with printed and electronic resources, a center for scientific documentation, video and film libraries. Also the school has its own theater for 400 visitors. The sports infrastructure of the school includes karting, a racetrack, a summer pool, 5 tennis courts, badminton halls, basketball, table tennis, football fields, a golf course, gym and athletic halls, several martial arts halls.
Training period: September - June.
Example of cost calculation
French as a foreign language
Amount of ]
The cost of
The amount of
|[999.51 ] Discount|
Accommodation and training
Replenishment of the account personal expenses
|[ 999.144] |
|[ 999.175] 38 495 EUR|
Surcharge for the riding seminars
|[999.204 ] |
525 [ 999.220]
525 [ 999.268]
|[ 999.283]||260 |
Subtotal (including additional lessons)
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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