Megeve International Language Camps is a language camp with learning English and French for children and teenagers in the heart of the Alpine mountains. The management of the training center considers the creation of an international environment for its pupils as the main task, which will help them feel full immersion in the atmosphere of foreign languages.
Megeve ILC offers one winter and several summer programs, which in each season come to about 40-50 children from various countries. Here, foreign students will constantly communicate in language with teachers and peers, which will help them to get the most out of the international language atmosphere. The teaching staff of the Megeve school seeks to provide each student with an individual approach and create conditions for the all-round development of the individual, implying not only academic knowledge of languages.
Each of the teachers of the school is a true professional of his work, who with true enthusiasm gives himself to his favorite business. That is why the classes at Megeve School are unique and include all formats that are able to interest the age category of students aged 7-17. The ratio of teachers and children is 1: 6.
This program is designed for the youngest students of the school age from 7 to 11 years. On the course, students spend up to 15 hours a week studying English, and free from lessons, time is devoted to outdoor games and creative pursuits. On Sundays, various excursions are organized for students.
For the best mastering of the material by foreign students of this age, teachers use various interactive formats, games, plays, quizzes, skits and so on.
This training course is designed for the youngest students of the language school Megeve - from 7 to 11 years. On the " Fun" program, the children will receive 15 hours of French language study per week, as well as cultural and leisure activities on weekends: on Saturday, theater plays and games, and every Sunday students of the language school will be able to visit local attractions. All classes in this category of students are fun and interesting - teachers use primarily interactive and game formats to maximize the interest of children.
"Adrenaline Program" is an educational course designed specifically for children from 12 to 16 years old. Here students of the school are waiting for a lot of new discoveries and new knowledge: in addition to learning English (15 hours a week), schoolchildren and teenagers will be able to try their hand at different kinds of sports. In addition, adolescents will have enough opportunities to disclose their creative potential, and also immerse themselves in international communication, during which they will surely make new friends.
"Adrenaline Program" is a curriculum designed specifically for students aged 12 to 16 years. This rich course will give students a lot of impressions and new discoveries, as well as a full immersion in French and the opportunity to make new friends from all over the world. On the course, the children, in addition to studying French (15 hours a week) will try themselves in various sports and creative activities. Classes are held in mini-groups up to 8 people under the guidance of experienced mentors.
This 2-week intensive program is designed for older children, loving mountains and sports. Here teenagers of 14-17 years in addition to studying English (20 hours for 2 weeks) will actively spend time, practicing extreme sports or various kinds of creative activity. With training groups of up to 10 people at all stages are experienced mentors who carefully monitor the safety of each student.
This rich curriculum is perfect for active young people from 14 to 17 years who love adventure, sports and mountains. For 2 weeks of the course, the guys will learn French (20 hours in 2 weeks), and together they will experience unforgettable emotions related to climbing the mountain, descending into the gorge, passing a park in the trees and many other interesting things. On the program "Intense" formed training groups of up to 10 people, which are constantly under the supervision of an experienced mentor.
The winter program of the language school Megève perfectly combines the study of English (15 hours a week) and mountain sports, such as downhill skiing or snowboarding. The course is suitable for those who enjoy active holidays surrounded by magnificent nature with tutors from the l'Ecole du Ski Français ski school.
The winter program of the Megev language school perfectly combines in its programs the study of French (15 hours) with such popular sports as mountain skiing or snowboarding. This program will be appreciated by students who do not mind combining beautiful views and language lessons. Classes are held in groups of up to 10 people under the guidance of the coaches of the school l'Ecole du Ski Français.
Accommodation conditions in Megeve ILC are really excellent, because students are not only settled in the residence, but in the hotel Le Manege4 *. The children are distributed in the rooms on the day of arrival in accordance with the gender, age and nationality of each student: the school administration tries to settle English-speaking and French-speaking children together in order to expand their communication experience. The hotel is located in the heart of the settlement and offers accommodation for 2 to 4 people. The rooms have everything you need for the guests, including a separate bathroom, beds, a wardrobe, personal night tables and tables. Daily cleaning of premises.
Meals for students are organized on a full board in the hotel restaurant. The diet is varied and at the same time invariably tasty and balanced. In addition, a special menu is included - vegetarian or with special diets (prepared at the parents' request, a doctor's note is required).
Breakfast at the school's students is typically French - croissants, coffee / hot chocolate / milk, fresh bread, biscuits, as well as jam, butter and cereal or muesli. For lunch, you can always choose one of several main dishes and a side dish (meat or fish, potatoes / pasta / vegetables / rice), as well as cheese and light desserts - fruit or ice cream. For dinner, the students of Megeve can enjoy light vegetable soup and the main course of choice (also fish, meat, or special regional dishes - snacks from processed cheese and potatoes, fondue Savoyard). In addition, the guys will necessarily offer cheese and dessert - fruits and French sweets (sweet rolls and not only).
Of course, in a school located on a ski slope, in your free time, there is something to do:
In the summer, the children are offered additional types of physical activity:
In addition, the Megeve ILC school for students includes creative studios and clubs that will help each of the children show their talent and reveal the potential:
On weekends, students from Megeve ILC travel to various excursions to local attractions: visiting the glacier in Chamonix Mont Blanc, a trip to Annecy Lake and the town of the same name, and much more.
The town of Megeve is one of the most popular mountain resorts in Europe, located at the foot of Mount Mont Blanc. Every year hundreds of tourists come here to relax on the magnificent slopes of the French Alps. This place is widely known for its good dense snow, first-class trails and comfortable resort areas.
The campus of the school with the same name is located in the heart of the settlement of Megeve, and next to it there is a hotel in which the students live. The city itself is perfectly equipped for practicing various kinds of sports, so pupils of the school can also join in their free time from active rest. In addition to such events, many other events and festivals are taking place in Megeve, which also can be witnessed by the students of the school.
The school itself also has a convenient infrastructure for both classes and leisure and active pastime: comfortable light classrooms equipped with interactive facilities for study, a spacious cafeteria, free Wi-Fi throughout the territory, 15 minutes from the educational building there is a medical center and this is not all.
In the mountain-skiing language camp Megève, students can come to the summer or winter season. During the summer training for students there are 4 types of programs (depending on the age), which take place from July 1 to August 11. In winter, the course takes place in two shifts: from December 29 to January 6 and from February 10 to March 10. The duration of the programs is from 2 to 5 weeks. Arrivals of students are held on Sundays, departures on Saturdays.
Cost of the programs:
The indicated price includes:
To get to Megeve ILC school, candidates of all ages (from 7 to 17 years old) need to know at least at the initial level one of the languages offered for studying - English or French. As for skills in the field of winter sports, they are optional, since students can teach the instructors already in the process of standing on skis or snowboarding.
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - 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.