Junior Summer Programme - Residential

Course Overview

This programme is ideal for students who want to learn English and enjoy an interesting and varied excursion and activity/social programme, including visits to cultural attractions, indoor and outdoor pursuits and choice of sports, or other fun activities such as cooking, dance, music, drama or arts & crafts.


Accommodation (Residential):

Students are accommodated in separate on-campus male or female boarding houses, with access to many facilities and only 10 minutes’ walk to Waterford city centre.

  • 2-6 bedded rooms with shared shower/toilet facilities and wardrobe and side locker for each student 

  • Weekly bed linen change (Towels are NOT supplied). Rooms are fully serviced between occupancies 

  • Dining hall with homemade meals 

  • Laundry service once a week 

  • Secure access to each boarding house 

  • 24/7 supervision by WELC residential team 

  • Free wifi access 

  • Common/TV rooms in each boarding house 


View Newtown School (Junior Summer Centre)



What's included?:

  • Welcome kit with guides and maps
15 hours of English language tuition per week
Use of textbook and materials

  • Certificate and end of course report

  • A full programme of extra-curricular activities
Transport cost to/from school (if required) and to/from WELC activities
Full board accommodation in 2-6 bedded rooms with shared bathrooms
Round the clock support/supervision by WELC qualified staff
24-hour office service for emergencies


Sample programme:

At a glance

Course name:



9 to 16 years


1st to 30th July 2018


2/3 or 4 weeks


15 hours of English language tuition per week


Elemmentary (A2) to Advance (C1)





Newtown School


Waterford English Language Centres


2 weeks    €1,750

3 weeks    €2,625

4 weeks    €3,500