Limba de predare: English, French
Ani de studiu:
Nursery - Year 6
Inceput an: September
Geneva: 2,5 h
About the school
Situated at an altitude of 1200 m, near the famous ski destination of Villars-sur-Ollon, Alpine International School Pré Fleuri, enjoys a wonderful view and surroundings. The school campus is surrounded by forests and meadows populated by squirrels, deer and foxes. The school is located at a short distance from the village center and offers children a secure and adequate study space. Boys and girls aged 3 to 13, from all over the world, form the campus school community. The educational concept of the school is centered on respect for traditional values and authenticity and it is implemented since the school opened in 1948. Pré Fleuri encourages the unique personality of each child, following it during development, guided by deep human values being, keeping an open mind, respect and ability to listen to the child's needs.
The school's academic goals are:
• Boosting the capacity to appreciate well-done things
• Cultivating children`s curiosity toward the world around
• Instilling respect for the planet and nature
• Solid training on an linguistical and scientific level
• Educating children to develop personal independence.
The campus is crossed by plenty of playgrounds and sports fields, including tennis, golf, football, volleyball, table tennis and swimming pool. As for the technological side, it is constantly updated, providing access to laptops and interactive whiteboards in classrooms. In addition, the school has its own barn that serves as a shelter during environmental activities organized by the school. It is surrounded by old trees and has been renovated using locally sourced materials, solar panels and heating stove uses wood .
The school is aimed at children aged 3 to 13, either in the boarding house or in the living room. The campus atmosphere is warm, family and multicultural. Tutors are living on campus with their children. A team of teachers, sports instructors and other staff members are always with the children, giving them the attention and affection they need to make them feel comfortable emotionally within the school.
Students age: 3-13 years old
Age of pupils in the boarding house: 3-13 years
Total number of students: 80
Number of students in the boarding house: 25
The proposed activities are closely in line with the development stage of the child and its educational and social needs. Activities such as sports, visits to different museums or cultural spaces are constant in students' lives. Also, during weekends, hiking and mountain excursions are organized, cinema or theater visits, Aquapark or other tourist attractions. Children are only allowed to access the computer at certain time intervals and under close supervision because according to the school's philosophy, care and respect for the environment occupy a central place. Outside activities are highly encouraged.
Since 1948, Pré Fleuri has organized summer and winter camps during the holidays. During recreational and sports activities, children are grouped according to their age: 3-4 years, 4-5 years, 6-7 years, 8-9 years, 10-11 and 12-14 years old. Even if they are separated during their activities, siblings and friends will come together during meals and other joint activities. For more information, contact an IntegralEdu consultant.
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