Teen Program in Santo Domingo de Heredia, Costa Rica
Santo Domingo de Heredia Teen ProgramKnown as the Switzerland of Central America, Costa Rica has an abundance of natural beauty and is populated by a friendly, well-educated people. Costa Rica has obtained the highest standard of living in Central America by embracing democracy and disbanding its army. This small country is a paradise for nature lovers with national parks, jungles, volcanoes, beaches, and more water per square mile than any other country in the world, excluding New Zealand.
Santo Domingo de Heredia with the population of 60,000 inhabitants is a beautiful small city located between the capital, San Josť, and Heredia. Both cities can be easily reached by bus just in few minutes. This nice, quiet, small town with its friendly and easy-going atmosphere is an ideal destination because you will be able to focus on your language studies.
The school is located in a tropical garden. It has 15 spacious classrooms, large hall for the activities and the garden with the sitting area which can be used for the break or even for the classes if the students want. Nearby there are also shops and restaurants.
Teen participants will receive group language classes with other teens only.
All teens are placed in group classes according to their language ability. During class time, participants are monitored by their language instructor and both the administration and academic directors of the language school. An administrative staff of five is always available for the students while at school.
Prices/Dates (for 2016)
Airport PickupIncluded. At the time of arrival, the assigned host family will be waiting in the airport arrivals hall and will be holding a sign with student's name/program name. All students are then taken directly to the homestay. Departing participants are escorted to airline check-in. Beyond passport control, teen participants may only be looked after by airport staff. Please give sufficient notice to the airline if your teen will need to be accompanied from passport control to the gate.