SC High School Programme
Going abroad to visit a foreign high school is a once in a lifetime experience. Sprachcaffe Langaues PLUS offers various types of programs to help you find the right school for you and make your students' high school stay completely memorable! With SC they spend a beautiful as well as eventful guest stay during their high school time. We are happy to advise you personally and help you to design their student exchange according to your wishes. The only restriction: Students must be 13 to 18 years old to stay abroad.
We offer four different types of programmes:
Classic High School Programme:
Opt for surprise: You simply choose the country, and we choose the school. Get to know a new village, city or community inside out and experience the lifestyle firsthand! By the way, it's also cheaper!
Select+ High School Programme:
Why only choose the location when you can choose the school you want to study at. Ideal if your students already have a clear idea of how and what they want to learn.
Select High School Programme:
Choose the region of your choice! Ideal if you already have a clear idea of how and what you want to learn.
First High School Programme
Pick a private or boarding school of your choice! Private and boarding schools are known for a very high academic level. Ideal if you already have a clear idea of how and what you want to learn.
Exciting new adventures for students.
School suddenly feels completely new and exciting: Attending a High School abroad is a real adventure as your students get to know subjects and extracurricular activities they definitely didn’t know about before.
A giant step for the character.
Everyone who spends time abroad grows with the challenges. Students gain knowledge in new fields which will broaden their horizon and let them grow to excel in their future career.
New cultures, new perspectives.
Enjoy a new country, new subjects, new friends and new adventures. The High School stay teaches about local people, their country and traditions. Those experiences will make your students more open-minded.
Exciting friendships included.
Living and learning together, students and their new friends will become inseparable. Their classmates will be curious about their home and culture. They will make friends easily and most of them will be friends long after High School.
Get informed on our website additionally to this brochure and find out which country and schools interest you the most. Our partners in your country are also welcome to help.
To get registered we will need further documents that are included in the Application Package. This includes a letter from you to your host family as well as a picture collage. Additionally, a reference letter from your teacher and a health certificate from your general practitioner is necessary.
There is always somebody you can turn to for further information. Before you go we will send you any necessary information on a regular basis. During your stay the school coordinators support all international students. After your stay you will receive a certificate of your successful stay.
Canada, New Zealand, Australia and England are waiting for you to be explored for a stay from one month to a whole year. Depending on your choice of destination you can start at the beginning of every term.
After all of your information has been send to our partners and schools we will receive a letter of offer that will confirm your school placement. You will then be able to choose your subjects and start looking forward to your stay abroad.
After your High School stay you will return as an expert. As a returnee you can share your expertise and experiences with future students.
Please apply as early as possible, at least six months in advance by simply filling out our application form.
You will need to apply for a student visa or a visitor’s visa depending on your nationality and the length of your stay. You will be living with a local host family to experience the local culture. This family will be assigned to you before you leave so you can get to know them in advance.
After we have received your application, we will invite you and your parents for a Skype or personal interview.
You will need to book a flight individually or we can make you an offer. As soon as you arrive at your destination, your host family or a representative from the school will welcome you.
You will be welcomed into your home away from home. Every host family is different while having the same values. All of our host families are open-minded and interested in the culture you, are their high school student, are bringing into the family. They do not only offer you a roof over your head but want you to become part of their daily lives. They will integrate you into their routines and do their utmost to make you feel comfortable.
You might be living in a big family with several children or a smaller household or just caring host parents. Families with pets or a stay on a farm are also an option. All of our host families are carefully preselected and it is made sure that they fulfil our expectations. Taking an international student into their home has been a long tradition in a lot of countries.
As a result, you will feel comfortable quite easily. It is natural, that it takes time to get to know each other a little. With just a bit of initiative however, it won´t take long to make you feel part of the family. This way your host family will become your second home.
If there are any questions or problems, our Sprachcaffe staff will always be there to assist. In summary, your High School stay will not only be fascinating, but also safe.