Teenager Programmes

Meet other students from around the world, make friends and experience Irish family life and culture on our Homestay Teenager Programme in Dublin

Students study in the morning followed by an action packed sporting and cultural activity programme every afternoon and at the weekend

  • The school is located in the picturesque coastal village of Dalkey
  • Carefully chosen homestays ensure students have a great experience of Irish family life and culture
  • English language course in the morning
  • Excellent sporting facilities in the school
  • Choose our Young Leader Workshop on one afternoon per week

Programme Descriptions

Dublin Teenager Homestay DTP

Make new friends from around the world on this all inclusive homestay teenager programme. You will study in the mornings with an action packed sporting and cultural programme in the afternoons and at the weekend. There is an optional Young Leader’s Workshop on one afternoon each week.

  • Intensity
  • 15h/17h30min per week
  • 09:00 - 18:00
    Monday to Friday: Lessons (9:00-12:30) + Afternoon Activities. Weekend full day excursion.
Per Week Add to Enquiry
20/24 Lessons per week The number of lessons included per week.

Timetable

  • 09:00 - 11:30 Language Development
  • 11:30 - 12:30 Language Skills

Prices

  • €735 Per Week

Information

  • Available: 2-6 Weeks
  • Levels: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1
  • Ages: 12-17
  • Maximum class size: 15
  • Each lesson is 45 minutes

More Information

2021 Dublin Teenager Homestay Programme Starts: June 20 (2-6 weeks); June 27 (2-5 weeks); July 4 (2-4 weeks); July 11 (2-3 weeks); July 18 (2 weeks).

Arrivals: Sundays, departures on Saturdays.

Note: There is an optional Young Leader’s Workshop (4 sessions) available one afternoon per week.

Dublin Teenager Day School DTD

Tuition and afternoon activities on 5 days a week (Monday to Friday, 09:00-18:00) with a full day excursion by coach at the weekend.

  • Intensity
  • 15h/17h30min per week
  • 09:00 - 18:00
    Monday to Friday: Lessons (9:00-12:30) + Afternoon Activities. Weekend full day excursion.
Per Week Add to Enquiry
20/24 Lessons per week The number of lessons included per week.

Timetable

  • 09:00 - 11:30 Language Development
  • 11:30 - 12:30 Language Skills

Prices

  • €481 Per Week

Information

  • Available: 1-6 weeks
  • Levels: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1
  • Age 12-17 years
  • Maximum 15
  • Each lesson is 45 minutes

More Information

2021 Dublin Teenager Day School Programme Starts: June 21 (2-6 weeks); June 28 (2-5 weeks); July 5 (2-4 weeks); July 12 (2-3 weeks); July 19 (2 weeks); July 26 (1 week).

Arrivals: Mondays.

Note: There is an optional Young Leader’s Workshop (4 sessions) available one afternoon per week.

Additional Information

Programme Details

The programme consists of:

  • English Language Course of 20 sessions a week with focus is on spoken English
  • One afternoon a week there are 4 Young Leader Workshop sessions, including team building, public speaking, presenting ideas and debating
  • Afternoon sporting and cultural activities and some evening activities
  • Weekly full day weekend excursion to a place of interest 

Free Time, Weekly Excursions, Example Week

All our host families are within 30 minutes travel of the school. In the evenings students socialise with their host families or together in small groups in the village. We offer 24 hour support to all our students.

Every weekend, students go on a full day excursion by coach to a place of interest outside Dublin including Kilkenny Castle, Powerscourt Gardens and Waterfall, and Glendalough. 

Example Week

Young Leaders Workshop

One afternoon a week there are 4 Young Leader Workshop sessions, including team building, public speaking, presenting ideas and debating. This is an option workshop and highly popular with students.

Through a variety of team activities, games and discussions, students are encouraged to learn in the following ways:
• Show independence in learning.
• Develop critical and creative thinking skills
• Understand connections between local and global issues
• Express their ideas and opinions in a confident manner, take risks, and appreciate their own and other cultures

Accommodation & Meals

Homestay Programme: Students stay with carefully selected host families, living as a part of the family, in Dalkey and surrounding villages. Many of our host families are within walking distance of the school, others are 1 or 2 stops away on the DART line. We will provide travel cards when necessary. There are a maximum of 3 students per host family. Most students will be in twin rooms, others in singles or triples. Students are not placed with other students of the same nationality unless requested or agreed in advance. Families provide full board, with a packed lunch on afternoons when there are activities.

Day School: No meal/accommodation provided.

Included / Not Incuded

Homestay Programme:

What is included: Full board homestay accommodation, registration, tuition, materials, certificates, travel, activity programme and weekly excursions, supervision by staff.
What is not included: Transfers from airport, incidental expenses and pocket money, medical and travel insurance.

Day School:

What is included: Registration, tuition, materials, certificates, activity programme and weekly excursions, supervision by staff.
What is not included: Transfers from airport, incidental expenses and pocket money, medical and travel insurance, homestay accommodation, travel expenses from and to the school, packed lunch.

Group Bookings

For more information about booking either of these courses for groups, please contact us by emailing groups@francesking.com.

Why Choose Dublin

Dublin is regarded as one of the friendliest cities in the world, the home of 100,000 welcomes.

What Students & Teachers Say...

Daiki Nakajima

Daiki Nakajima

Student at Frances King School

The high quality of teaching is one of the greatest things about Frances King. Teachers give students many opportunities to speak and to express themselves. I learn about myself by communicating with other students and teachers in class.

Paul Dillon

Paul Dillon

Teacher at Frances King Dublin School

The atmosphere in the school is fantastic - it is great to be part of it. I consider it a privilege to work closely with students as they pursue their goals here. Dublin is a fantastic city to learn and live in. Hope to see you here in the future!

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