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Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz

Address: Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz, CH-7524 Zuoz, Switzerland
Official representatives. Submission of documents and admission free of charge

Description Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz

Foundation year: 1904
Location: St. Moritz
Age: 11-18 years
Type of training: joint
Number of pupils: 320, of which more than 200 are foreigners
] Programs: IB, Swiss Matura, German Abitur, summer courses of English, German
Accommodation
e: residence
Cost:from 24000 CHF per term with accommodation
Rating: one of the best international schools in Switzerland

The prestigious international boarding school Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz is located in the Alps at an altitude of more than 1,850 meters. Not far from it is a popular resort and a very picturesque town of St. Moritz. The school occupies part of the territory of the town of Zuoz. This universal resort is famous for its wide range of winter, summer sports entertainments. The location is largely due to the features of the school, in particular, special attention to the sport.

The Enghandin Valley, where the boarding school is located, is one of the most picturesque places in this part of Switzerland. The surrounding nature has an active lifestyle. Pupils are mostly fans of hiking, climbing, skiing, snowboarding, tobogganing.

The school-board is proud and the level of academic preparation of its graduates. Most of them can easily enter prestigious universities in Switzerland, Germany (training in Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz is conducted in German and English). The rest are chosen by rating universities of other countries of Europe, the world.

Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz today is the orderliness, respectability, the dimension of everyday life. The school educates its students in a strict, but friendly, almost family setting. The fundamental principles of the philosophy of the institution are honesty, tolerance, respect for oneself and others. Children in the school not only receive academic knowledge necessary for continuing their studies at the university, but also acquire the skills of interethnic communication. They bring up a sense of responsibility, motivation for achievement. These qualities are valuable for life in general and for a successful career in particular.

Programs and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz

Program name
Date
Age
Cost
03.09.2018 -28.06.2019
16-18
from 77 500 CHF / year

The German branch prepares for the Abitur certificate.

German language instruction.

Abitur is a two-year special course that will level the difference between 11 and 13-year educational cycles. Foreigners are offered 5 directions of study: T (basic disciplines are mathematics, physics), M (biology), W (mathematics, economics), S (social sciences, foreign language and other subjects) and G (history, German literature and other subjects) .

03.09.2018 -28.06.2019
16-18
from 77 500 CHF / year
03.09.2018 -28.06.2019
16-18
from 77 500 CHF / year

International Baccalaureate - a curriculum that was created more than half a century ago in Switzerland for a universal school curriculum, which allowed to equate the education received by students in other countries with the national one. Today IB Diploma (the equivalent of the certificate of secondary education) is recognized as the leading universities in the world.

The program has a number of features. One of such is the development of students' social adaptation skills, regardless of their chosen specialization. The emphasis is on independent work. Students are taught to think critically and motivate to achieve. This style of teaching spurs interest in in-depth study of priority subjects. The program, aimed at developing self-confidence, is ideal for single-minded students.

As for academic preparation, a large selection of subjects is offered to students. Obligatory is the study of science (methodology) and mathematics. In total, to receive IB Diploma, it is enough to pass examinations in 6 subjects. Teaching of disciplines is conducted on two levels: standard and advanced.

15.07.2018 -28.07.2018 29.07.2018 -11.08.2018
10-15
from 2 100 CHF / week

Summer Courses

The school invites you to a language program at a summer camp where, in addition to intensive German, English or French instruction, children will get acquainted and entertained throughout the training period, enjoying the beauty of the Alpine Nature and clean mountain air.

Children from 10 to 15 years old who want to take 15 interesting lessons + 4 independent lessons per week under the supervision of an experienced teacher will be accepted for training. Classes will be held in small groups of no more than 10 people, so that each child receives enough attention.

Additionally, golf classes will be held with a coach for 3 hours a day. Here, the guys will be able to develop the technique of the game, skill and skill, because they will be taught by the best instructors, members of the Swiss PGA.

Approximate order of the day:

  • 8:00 - breakfast;
  • 8: 30- 11:50 - lessons in the classes;
  • 12: 00-12: 30 - lunch;
  • 13: 15-16: 45 - Sport or golf academy;
  • 17: 15-18: 00 - doing homework;
  • 18: 30-19: 00 - Dinner;
  • 19:30 - The beginning of the evening program of activities.
  • [ 999.46] At the end of the summer camp, all students will receive a certificate of passing the language program.

    The children will be accommodated in single or double rooms with full board. On weekends there is an interesting program: besides excursions counselors and teachers offer swimming and rafting.

    In the afternoon, students are offered various sports activities, during which the language practice continues. All sports activities take place on the territory belonging to the school. Additional active recreation programs include climbing lessons, biking, sailing, mountaineering and many other entertainments.

    The course can last 2 or 4 weeks, and the cost depends on the dates of arrival. The golf academy hosts from July 16 to 29 and from July 30 to August 12, and the course price is 4,900 francs. The international camp on these dates of arrival costs 4,100 francs. Dates for 2016: July 17 - July 30, July 31 - August 13.

    The training includes a preliminary test in a foreign language, 15 lessons per week and a certificate that the student will receive upon graduation. Also, the student has the opportunity to spend 4 times a week 4 individual lessons with the teacher. The price includes study books and materials, as well as food and accommodation. Once a week, students are provided with laundry services, 3 or 4 hours a day - golf or other sports to choose from. Tours and a nightly entertainment program are available.

    Not included in the course price:

    • during the period between arrivals child care;
    • visa fee in the consulate of Switzerland;
    • rental of a golf bag;
    • transfer from Zurich;
    • tickets;
    • medical insurance policy.
    15.07.2018 -11.08.2018
    10-15
    from 2 100 CHF / week

    Summer Courses

    The school invites you to a language program at a summer camp where, in addition to intensive German, English or French instruction, children will get acquainted and entertained throughout the training period, enjoying the beauty of the Alpine Nature and clean mountain air.

    Children from 10 to 15 years old who want to take 15 interesting lessons + 4 independent lessons per week under the supervision of an experienced teacher will be accepted for training. Classes will be held in small groups of no more than 10 people, so that each child receives enough attention.

    Additionally, golf classes will be held with a coach for 3 hours a day. Here, the guys will be able to develop the technique of the game, skill and skill, because they will be taught by the best instructors, members of the Swiss PGA.

    Approximate order of the day:

  • 8:00 - breakfast;
  • 8: 30- 11:50 - lessons in the classes;
  • 12: 00-12: 30 - lunch;
  • 13: 15-16: 45 - Sport or golf academy;
  • 17: 15-18: 00 - doing homework;
  • 18: 30-19: 00 - Dinner;
  • 19:30 - The beginning of the evening program of activities.
  • [ 999.46]

    At the end of the summer camp, all students will receive a certificate of passing the language program.

    The children will be accommodated in Single or double rooms with full board. On weekends there is an interesting program: besides excursions counselors and teachers offer swimming and rafting.

    In the afternoon, students are offered various sports activities, during which the language practice continues. All sports activities take place on the territory belonging to the school. Additional active recreation programs include climbing lessons, biking, sailing, mountaineering and many other entertainments.

    The course can last 2 or 4 weeks, and the cost depends on the dates of arrival. The golf academy hosts from July 12 to July 25 and from July 26 to August 8, and the course price is 4,900 francs. The international camp on these dates of arrival costs 4,100 francs. Dates for 2016: July 17 - July 30, July 31 - August 13.

    The training includes a preliminary test in a foreign language, 15 lessons per week and a certificate that the student will receive upon graduation. Also, the student has the opportunity to spend 4 times a week 4 individual lessons with the teacher. The price includes study books and materials, as well as food and accommodation. Once a week, students are provided with laundry services, 3 or 4 hours a day - golf or other sports to choose from. Tours and a nightly entertainment program are available.

    Not included in the course price:

    • during the period between arrivals child care;
    • visa fee in Consulate of Switzerland;
    • rental of a golf bag;
    • Transfer from Zurich;
    • Tickets;
    • medical insurance policy.
    15.07.2018 -11.08.2018
    10-15
    from 2 100 CHF / week

    Summer Courses

    The school invites you to a language program at a summer camp where, in addition to intensive German, English or French instruction, children will get acquainted and entertained throughout the training period, enjoying the beauty of the Alpine Nature and clean mountain air.

    Children from 10 to 15 years old who want to take 15 interesting lessons + 4 independent lessons per week under the supervision of an experienced teacher will be accepted for training. Classes will be held in small groups of no more than 10 people, so that each child receives enough attention.

    Additionally, golf classes will be held with a coach for 3 hours a day. Here, the guys will be able to develop the technique of the game, skill and skill, because they will be taught by the best instructors, members of the Swiss PGA.

    Approximate order of the day:

  • 8:00 - breakfast;
  • 8: 30- 11:50 - lessons in the classes;
  • 12: 00-12: 30 - lunch;
  • 13: 15-16: 45 - Sport or golf academy;
  • 17: 15-18: 00 - doing homework;
  • 18: 30-19: 00 - Dinner;
  • 19:30 - The beginning of the evening program of activities.

    [ 999.46]
  • At the end of the summer camp, all students will receive a certificate of the language program.

    The children will be accommodated in single or double rooms with full board. On weekends there is an interesting program: besides excursions counselors and teachers offer swimming and rafting.

    In the afternoon, students are offered various sports activities, during which the language practice continues. All sports activities take place on the territory belonging to the school. Additional active recreation programs include climbing lessons, biking, sailing, mountaineering and many other entertainments.

    The course can last 2 or 4 weeks, and the cost depends on the dates of arrival. The golf academy hosts from July 12 to July 25 and from July 26 to August 8, and the course price is 4,900 francs. The international camp on these dates of arrival costs 4,100 francs. Dates for 2016: July 17 - July 30, July 31 - August 13.

    The training includes a preliminary test in a foreign language, 15 lessons per week and a certificate that the student will receive upon graduation. Also, the student has the opportunity to spend 4 times a week 4 individual lessons with the teacher. The price includes study books and materials, as well as food and accommodation. Once a week, students are provided with laundry services, 3 or 4 hours a day - golf or other sports to choose from. Tours and a nightly entertainment program are available.

    Not included in the course price:

    • during the period between arrivals child care;
    • visa fee in the consulate of Switzerland;
    • rental of golf bags;
    • Transfer from Zurich;
    • Tickets;
    • Medical insurance policy.

    Accommodation and food

    There are 5 residences for students. Students live in 1-2-bed apartments with private facilities. Also in the residences there are triple rooms. Single rooms are offered to senior students. The younger children in the dormitories are surrounded by the care of the teachers around the clock. The elder are given a certain degree of freedom.

    Students' meals are organized in 2 large school canteens. Younger children and senior pupils eat separately. The menu of those and others includes extremely useful products. Dishes of national, European cuisine are prepared by professional chefs from farm products.

    Subjects and sport

    Subjects list: algebra, art, biology, business, chemistry, economics, English, English literature, French, geography, Geometry, German, German literature, history, Italian language, maths, methodology, musical art, physical Culture, physics, sociology, Theatrical art
    Events list: golf, rafting, rock climbing, sailing, swimming

    Advantages

    • Choice of training program. Classical education students receive in accordance with German, Swiss standards. The board also has a vocational education department. In business school you can get special knowledge, improve English.
    • Individual support from the school staff. Great importance in the school is attached to the personal approach in teaching, leisure, sports and creative development of children.
    • A wide range of sports programs.
    • Presence of own alumni club. A broad network of contacts, contacts can always be used by those who spent their school years in school. Among the organizers of the club are representatives of the administration of Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz. They act in most cases as organizers of meetings and events.

    Equipment Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz

    The campus of the boarding school occupies a large territory in a picturesque Alpine valley. Everything here is very convenient for studying, living, sports and interesting pastime. The classes of the boarding school are equipped with everything necessary for quality education. The laboratories are equipped with modern technology. The material base of the school is one of its advantages. The pride of the educational institution is its own theater Zuoz Globe, a multimedia center.

    The campus sports infrastructure is represented by 2 football fields, several volleyball courts, 6 tennis courts, 2 ice skating rinks, 6 firecrackers, a field for hockey on grass, cricket.

    Term dates and fees

    additional fees:

    • deposit in the amount of - CHF 18000
    • registration fee - CHF 1500
    • supervision
    • visa fees and services

    Entry requirements and extra fees how to apply, what is required to enrol

    Required documents, depending on the type of institution:

    camp / language school
    • copy of 1 page
    • certificate of language proficiency (if any)
    private school, boardinghouse
    • copy of the 1 Pages of the passport
    • certificate of language proficiency
    • school report card with grades for the last 2-4 years (depending on the school)
    • school registration form
    • recommendation letters from Teachers of foreign languages, mathematics and a class teacher. Additionally, an educational institution may request a recommendation from the principal
    • Testing for knowledge of mathematics, language, other subjects
    • Interview with a representative of the school (possibly in person or by Skype)
    • Literacy, awards, student personal achievements (if any)
    • motivation letter (not for all schools)
    • passport size photo (depending on the school from 1 to 12 pcs)
    • medical certificate of the general health of the child , Discharge of vaccinations
    • birth certificate of the schoolboy (s)
    university
    • copy of the page 1 passport of the passport
    • certificate of language proficiency
    • school certificate for the bachelor, diploma of Higher education for the master
    • letters of recommendation from teachers of foreign languages, mathematics and the class teacher. Additionally, an educational institution may request a recommendation from the principal / dean
    • certificates, awards, personal achievements of the student (if any)
    • motivation letter / personal statement
    • interview with a representative of the institution


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