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Ecole Des Roches Winter Camp

École des Roches is one of Europe’s leading private co-educational day and boarding schools, located on a beautiful site in Verneuil-sur-Avre, Normandy.

Over 40 different nationalities

French immersion, sports and activities, cultural outings

Ecole des Roches Winter Camp is a 4 or 6 week programme designed for students aged 12-18 who wish to learn or improve their skills in French Language, irrespective of starting point.   Winter Camp combines language lessons (20-30 hours per week), cultural excursions and sporting activities.  Sample activities include: golf, horse-riding, French cookery and go-karting. Excursions to Paris, Versailles, Rouen, and Disneyland Paris are also offered.

Example of a weekly programme

  • 20 to 30 hours of French courses weekly
  • 2 excursions weekly
  • 8 to 14 hours of sports or social activities weekly
  • Assessment of learning achievement
  • Educational report

The key features of the programme

  • Placement test the first day and distribution of the participants into class of french language.
  • Small teaching groups – average : 15 students / class.
  • Partial integration of participants in french classes with french pupils, on the condition that they satisfied a minimum level of french proficiency.
  • Full board in complete immersion with the pupils of the school.
  • Acquisition of written and oral skills.
  • French speaking teachers.
  • Various sports and cultural activities: Equitation, golf, aviation, karting, French cooking (including Macarons), tennis, fitness, oriental dance, football, basketball, journaling, etc…