4th Form School Exchange Programme

08-10-18 St. Johns 0 comment

8th October 2018.


Dear Parents,

4th Form School Exchange Programme


We would like to offer this unique linguistic and cultural experience in order to develop your son / daughter’s French communication skills through our school exchange.  This programme will serve as a valuable preparation for the new French GCSE exams.

Part 1: staying with your pen-friend’s family in Paris

from Friday 22nd March to Wednesday 27th March 2019


Part 2: welcoming your pen-friend at home in London

from Monday 6th May to Saturday 11th May 2019


We are pleased to give below the details of our established school exchange with our Parisian school, Collège de La Quintinye (in Noisy-Le-Roi, near Versailles Palace).  After you have read them, would you kindly complete the slip at the end of this letter and let Mrs Hopp have it at the very latest by Friday 12th October.

Paris:  6 days, 5 nights

Cost:   £ 200 this includes:

  • Eurostar return ticket
  • All transportation in London and in Paris
  • French pen-friend family accommodation
  • Full board
  • Entry fees to places of interest
  • Insurance


Lessons (in french, english, maths, music, art, science and sport) and cultural visits in Paris will take place:


  • Versailles Palace and its gardens
  • A guided tour the Opera Garnier
  • A guided tour of Fragonard perfume museum
  • A visit in the Grévin famous wax Museum 
  • A cooking workshop in a local bakery


We look forward to an exciting trip and a safe return.


V. Hopp (Mrs),

Assistant to the Head.


Please click here to download the information and permission slip