Location: Czech Republic, Karlovy Vary
Age of students: 13 - 17 years old
Programs: 9 - 12 classes: IB, American certificate
Number of students: 110
Foundation year: 2013
Type of education: joint
Price: 32,500 euros per year (boarding house), EUR 20,500 - full-time education
Ranking: one of the best international schools in the Czech Republic
Carlsbad International School is an international boarding school in the Czech Republic. The boarding school is located in the spa town of Karlovy Vary. The International School of Carlsbad is located close to a major traffic junction, which provides an opportunity to quickly reach the school and from the campus to any part of the resort, as well as to other tourist cities in the Czech Republic.
Exclusive secondary education is offered at the Carlsbad School. The school is distinguished by advanced teaching methods, individual approach to students, a large number of recreational activities and unlimited opportunities for the development of children. The philosophy of the school is to help each student find themselves, developing at the same time personal and professional qualities. Prestigious school in the center of Europe provides its students with everything necessary for preparing for education in the university.
The school accepts foreign students for studies in 9-12 grades. Each stage of education is clearly structured. The school offers two courses. Each has its own characteristics.
The program provides deep knowledge in 6 disciplines: English, experimental sciences, art, mathematics, humanities, foreign languages. The IB course is divided into thematic stages. Annually students are invited to the cornerstone theme, placing emphasis on all classes. In the 9th grade, the priority is the methodology of science. In 10 - the law, freedom, democracy. In 11 subjects of all courses are experiments, observations, ideas, the history of science is also considered. In the 12th grade, the emphasis is on argumentation and a critical approach to any information.
Pre-IB preparatory program for children aged 14-16 who wish to enroll in an international baccalaureate course in the upper grades.
The program lasts 1-2 years, depending on how much the student needs to tighten the language and academic skills in English.
The main areas of study:
In addition to the main programs at Carlsbad International School, an elective course is offered, targeting students with specific interests and hobbies. Its directions are:
In 2017, due to school repairs, the summer camp is not held.
Brief information. Summer program for active children and teenagers who want to spend a vacation in the best Czech spa, improve English, find new friends from different countries.
About the course. Summer courses in CAMP CARLSBAD are designed for 1-5 weeks. The combined program is divided into three blocks: morning, afternoon and evening.
The morning block includes English lessons, where students study grammar, supplement their vocabulary, practice reading and writing skills, and fluency in speech. Particular attention is paid to the production of pronunciation, literacy of oral speech. Also in the morning block students are offered classes of golf, tennis under the guidance of experienced instructors. During the Karlovy Vary Film Festival, children can take part in cultural events.
The day program block includes active rest aimed at developing physical skills and improving students. The choice of directions for adolescents is very large. In CAMP CARLSBAD you can do football, volleyball, badminton, basketball, swimming, hiking, rock climbing, cycling. Creative persons are offered courses in painting, photography, classes in a dance studio.
Evening entertainment (parties, discos, shows, competitions, etc.) in the school contribute to the development of English skills. They provide for the social interaction of students. In an informal setting, adolescents work out the skills they have acquired in their English classes and consolidate their knowledge.
Twice a week there are organized excursions for students to get acquainted with the sights of the Czech Republic.
Students age: 11-15 years
Start dates: in 2017 due to school repairs, summer camp is not held. [999.35 ]
Requirements for admission: English from beginner
The result of the training: mastering spoken English, improving general language skills, overcoming the language barrier, acquiring new friends and a lot of impressions from the rest in one of the most picturesque, interesting and touristy popular cities in the Czech Republic
Class size: up to 12 people
Lesson duration: 45 minutes
Cost: 895 euros per week full board, for early booking (before April 1) discounts up to 10% are provided, without accommodation from 395 euros per week.
The course price includes the curriculum and extra-curricular program, excursion support, testing for admission to the camp and at the end of the program, study materials, meals, accommodation, direct and return transfer from Prague.
The international school offers accommodation in a residence on campus. Here students live in comfortable apartments with all amenities. In general use in the residence there are rest rooms, living room, other objects of internal infrastructure.
The school offers board meals. In the menu - traditional Czech and European dishes. Full balanced nutrition is also offered to vegetarians and children who have a certain diet.
The compact campus in Carlsbad International has well-developed infrastructure. It has modern educational auditoriums, scientific laboratories, specialized methodological center, art studio, media center, library, recreation areas, residence. On the territory there are picturesque gardens. The sports infrastructure of the campus is represented by a fitness center, a tennis court, a golf course and a gym. Also on the campus there is a medical center with a therapeutic room, a sauna.
At Carlsbad International School, students are fully provided with materials and teaching aids. Everyone receives textbooks, additional methodological materials, a laptop for homework and self-training.
The cost of education includes:
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.