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school in Sucre, Bolivia
We work hard to allow you
to fully experience our vibrant Latin American culture.
Together students, teachers and school staff form one big family.
We invite you to come and join us here in Bolivia.!!
Our goal is to introduce students
to our customs, traditions and lifestyle through the Spanish Language.
The language skills and cultural knowledge that you acquire will make
your stay in Sucre more enjoyable and enrich your travels in South
Our teachers are
young, qualified professionals, well experienced in teaching Spanish.
They also have other professions such as: English, Quechua and French
teachers, lawyers, tour guides, engineers, economists, agronomists and
Teachers accompany students in additional activities at the school and
on short trips around Sucre, allowing you to experience the daily life,
natural beauty and reality of our country.
We think an
excellent way for students to practice Spanish , inmerse themselves in
Bolivian culture and exchange experiences is to live with a Bolivian
We have several large classrooms
with natural light, that accommodate individual or group study. Many of our
classrooms face the Parque Bolivar, one of Sucre’s historical and beautiful
The school has a big backyard where we offer activities such as : dance classes
and meetings usually on Friday nights we have a barbecue (BBQ) and share
(a spiritual Bolivian drink) or pisco sours.
Also we have a sunny terrace which can serve as an outdoor classroom or as a
nice place to relax and get a tan! Another important place in the school is the
cafeteria where we offer free snacks during your class-break!
At the cafeteria you can share a coffee with your teacher and also enjoy our
Our Bolivian cooking classes are held here.
We also have a video classroom for students; here you can practice your visual &
listening skills watching films in Spanish or listening to songs from Bolivia
and South America. The video classroom is available every day during the week.
Spanish courses in
We also offer FREE-INTERNET service for students during the day time. The school
also has a Library with Spanish books and a book exchange where you can trade
books in various languages
Classes are four (4)
hours long. Each class is divided into two hours of grammar and two
hours of practice: conversation, listening, writing and any activity or
situations in which the student needs to interact using Spanish.
The students have a 15
minute break when they can talk with other students and teachers and
enjoy free snacks in the school’s cafeteria.
Classroom material for
each level of study includes audio-visual material, written exercises,
activities and Latin American films and music.
Advanced students also
study literature and Bolivian or South American history.
Please ask. Includes 20 group classes + homestay in private room including
breakfast & dinner.
Daily classes of 6
hours; 4 hours in the morning and 2 hours in afternoon corresponding to
a 30 hour load a week and 120 hours a month.
The classes will be 2 hours
grammar and 2 hours practice, including: conversation, writing,
listening as well as activities outside the school. The last 2 hours
(afternoon) will be destinated to practice in different activities like:
reading, debates, discussions, analysis or a critic to an specific
topic. And of course everything about Bolivian culture.
There are also
activities outside the school, to practice conversation and vocabulary.
Students can have different activities having a closer approach to the
people and the city.
The program includes
lodging (7day a week) two meals per day (breakfast and lunch). And you
can also choose the program without lodging
Please ask. Includes 30 group classes + homestay in private room including
breakfast & dinner
ACCOMODATIONS DURING YOUR STAY IN SUCRE
While you are in Sucre , we
want you to enjoy a living situation that fits to your personal needs and
where you will feel comfortable. As such we are happy to arrange either a
homestay with a Bolivian host family for you, helping you selecting your own
lodging at a local hostel / hotel.
HOME STAY WITH A BOLIVIAN HOST FAMILY: One of the best ways to
learn Spanish and get a first hand perspective of Bolivian culture is to
live with a Bolivian family.Living with a family in Sucre, you will have the
opportunity to get to know our country’s customs, traditions, and typical
food in a unique manner unavailable to most tourists.Students living with a
family will have their own bedroon and share other areas at home with their
host family. Depending on your preference and schedule, you may choose to
have both breakfast and lunch with your host family or breakfast only. Host
family homes are generally located within easy walking distance of the
school or downtown.
OTHER LOCAL LODGING: If you prefer to live independently, we are
happy to advice you on the various accomodations available to you in Sucre
and help you to select the one wich best fits to your needs, whether it be a
budget hostal or a luxury hotel.
INDEPENDENT: Also we help you to find an independent room or small
apartment full furniture according to your needs.
The School provides the
opportunity to do volunteer work with various organizations, which
correspond to your interest, vocation and time. We have contacts
with diversity on non-profit and/or charitable organizations. These
include the Sucre psychiatric hospital, the psycho-pedagogical
institute, local orphanages, daycare centers, women’s aid groups and
child laborer educations centers.
Bolivian history and culture
Requirements - In order to participate in our
volunteer work program, students should meet the following
1.- Students should have at least a basic
to intermediate level of Spanish, both understanding and speaking.
For students arriving without any prior Spanish, this can typically
be accomplished in 2 – 6 weeks of Spanish study, depending
on the student’s ability, and hours of study each week.
2.- Students must make a written request
for a volunteer position accompanied by their resume or
*Students needs to stay at least for 4 weeks (one
month) to be able to work with one of the Institutions.
The school will forward this information to the
different organizations with whom we work in order to secure an
appropriate volunteer position for the students.
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