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Join our international learning community this summer at St Joseph's CBS Secondary, Drogheda

Choose 1 or 2 weeks

  1. July 2nd – July 6th

  2. July 9th - July 13th


9.30am - 2.30pm

Students entering exam classes in September 2018 

(pre-Junior Cert or pre-Leaving Cert)


Fee per week (tuition, sports & games): €85


Danu Cultural Institute offer tuition in Spanish to Irish teenagers during one or two-week l Camps at St Joseph’s CBS Secondary, Drogheda. This is a unique opportunity to meet Spanish students of similar ages, have authentic Spanish conversations, tuition, and play games/sports in Spanish.

Click here for Official camp poster 

Key Learning Outcomes:   

  • Discover new cultures and make lasting friendships    

  • Proficiency in speaking Spanish in everyday situations             

  • Competency in Aural work

  • Have Fun

We have exclusive access to St Joseph's CBS Secondary, Drogheda with full use of the schools facilities including astroturf, full size gym, football pitches, basketball courts, classrooms, interactive whiteboards and canteen.
The Danu Method

The tuition consists of 15 hours of lessons per week with native Spanish teachers

covering grammar, reading and listening comprehension, vocabulary and local expressions, word-games and drama.


  • Improve Speaking

  • Learn typical phrases

  • Grasp some Grammar!

  • Gain fluency proficiency

  • Have fun!

  • Personalised plans where we assess students learning requirements on the first day of their course.

  • Interactive activities

  • Role play

  • Exercises in comprehension aural and reading

  • Spanish culture

  • Games and language exercises


Oral Spanish

  • Our Spanish summer courses provide daily classes in Oral work.

  • Our Spanish courses for teenagers place significant emphasis on speaking the language every day.

  • We incorporate Oral course material from the Junior Certificate Syllabus and the Leaving Certificate Syllabus.

  • Our daily Oral Spanish classes are very dynamic and interactive.

  • In addition, we also provide 1:1 Oral Spanish sessions with a designated Spanish teacher on a daily basis.

  • Our emphasis on the spoken word continues into the afternoon when students participate in a wide variety of afternoon activities while continuing to speak “Spanish” in a more informal setting.

Aural Work

Many students find this part of the course difficult. We work very closely with each student to enable him/her to improve their competency in Aural work. (Teacher Student ratio 1:15)

Written Work

Finally, this course teaches students “the golden rules” of Spanish grammar.

All students on our Spanish courses improve their written work significantly.

Students are provided with handouts and the written work they cover is based on past examination papers. We emphasize Grammar, Structuring Sentences, Writing Letters, Post-cards, Writing Stories, Scripts and Essays. We incorporate Written course material from the Junior Certificate Syllabus and the Leaving Certificate Syllabus.

Afternoon activities

Danu Cultural Institute provides a wide variety of afternoon activities with qualified Physical Education Teachers, designed to suit all tastes.

The afternoon programme includes

  • Team challenges

  • Basketball

  • Volleyball

  • Badminton

  • Rounders

  • Soccer

  • YouTube video making

  • Photo editing and Instagram photography

  • Drama

  • Singing

  • Animation and much more


Limited spaces available in our authentic International Teen Camp

Email us for a brochure – or BOOK BELOW


OR call 087 095 9077