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:



11 to 19 years




2/3 or 4 weeks


15 hours of English language tuition per week


Elementary (A2) to Advanced (C1)





Newtown School


Waterford English Language Centres


2 weeks    €1,750

3 weeks    €2,625

4 weeks    €3,500