For day students and boarders alike, Lycée Töpffer welcomes young people aged 9 between 17 years old from all around the world! Mornings are spent studying French, English, German or math and afternoons are dedicated to different cultural and sporting activities.
Lycée Töpffer’s French/English bilingual Summer Camp enables students to learn and improve their academic skills with three hours of lessons a day. They then have the chance to thrive in numerous activities with classmates from a wide variety of different nationalities and cultures. The beautiful Geneva area is the perfect venue for many diverse and stimulating activities that please all age groups and tastes.
Lycée Töpffer is located near the town centre, in the attractive and calm neighbourhood of Florissant. The school is surrounded by its magnificent gardens, swimming pool and multisports area. Lycée Töpffer, founded in 1954, lives up to its excellent international reputation as the guarantee of both highly qualified and experienced teaching staff and also energetic, yet competent and caring pastoral staff.
3 hours in the morning from 9am to 12pm:
- FRENCH (for non French-speaking pupils)
- FRENCH (for French-speaking pupils)
- MATHS (only for French-speaking pupils)
- It is possible to choose one, two or three different subjects.
- The homework can be done at school from 1pm to 2pm with the teachers’ help.
ACTIVITIES: Afternoons from 2pm to 6pm optional summer activities:
- Sports: swimming, tennis, football, volleyball, basketball, cycling, rafting, excursions to the mountains, etc.
- Cultural activities: CERN, UNO, museums, day trip to France, etc.
- Boarders: extra evening and weekend activities.
From July 6th through 24th 2015 (3 weeks)
- It is possible to choose one, two or three weeks.
Included: 1 ring binder with paper, you must provide pens, pencils, erasers, …etc.
DAY SCHOOL: (for 1, 2 or 3 weeks, from Monday through Friday)
|9am-12pm||CHF1’500.00||3 weeks (CHF500/week) – 3 hours of class per day|
|9am-12pm||CHF1’800.00||3 weeks (CHF600/week) – 3 hours of class per day, lunch, 1 hour of supervised homework|
|9am-6pm||CHF2’550.00||3 weeks (CHF850/week) – 3 hours of class per day, lunch, 1 hour of supervised homework, afternoon activities|
|3 weeks, starting Sunday 5th July – Friday 24th July||CHF4’200.00|
|2 weeks, starting Sunday 5th July – Friday 17th July||CHF3’000.00|
|2 weeks, starting Friday 10th July – Friday 24th July||CHF3’000.00|
|Train station collection/drop off||CHF30.-||CHF30.-|
|Geneva airport collection/drop off||CHF100.-||CHF100.-|
Included: Courses, board and lodging, supervised homework, 1 ring binder with paper, books, daily laundering, bedding, towels, various excursions and activities.
Children will need: pocket money in Swiss francs and Euros (optional).
FOR NON FRENCH-SPEAKING PUPILS:
INTENSIVE LANGUAGE LESSONS (French, German, English)
LEVEL I: BEGINNER
For pupils who start to learn a new language and do not speak it at all.
OBJECTIVES: Acquisition of the bases of a foreign language.
LEVEL II: ELEMENTARY
For pupils who have little knowledge of the language and do not yet master the elementary rules,
or lack practice.
OBJECTIVES: Improvement of a foreign language.
LEVEL III: INTERMEDIATE
For pupils who speak a little but need speaking practice and grammar revision.
OBJECTIVES: Fluency in a foreign language.
LEVEL IV: ADVANCED
Intended for pupils who master the language but wish to put it into practice and to improve.
OBJECTIVES: Accurate use of a foreign language, familiarization with its culture through literature, history…etc.
FOR FRENCH-SPEAKING PUPILS:
Objectives: catching up or improvement.
All levels of the obligatory school from primary school, grade 4 (= CE2 in France), to high school, second grade in France (second year of the Swiss post-obligatory):
- FRENCH LESSONS
- MATHS LESSONS
- INTENSIVE GERMAN OR ENGLISH LESSONS
Lycée Töpffer, 21 Avenue Eugène Pittard, 1206 Genève