Rassias enables older high schoolers to study French, Spanish, or Chinese while traveling abroad. These immersion programs operate in Tours and Arles, France; Gijon, Segovia; and Gyalthang, China. The French and Spanish programs enroll students with at least two years of previous study in the target language; Chinese program applicants need have no prior experience with the language. Community service in a school for poor mountain children and orphans is part of the Chinese program. Additional 16-day middle school Spanish proram in Gijon, Span includes traditional summer camp and custom programs for high school through college ages in France, Spain, or China available. Participants spend two and a half weeks of each session living with an area family.
|Program Focuses & Features||Canoeing, Chinese, Community Service, Conservation, French, Golf, Kayaking, Mountain Trips, Sailing, Soccer, Spanish, Swimming, Tennis|
|Grade Range (rising grades)||7-12|
|Age Range||Residential — Coed Ages 12-18|
|Director||William Miles, President|
|Residential Fee||$4900-8800 (+$200-650), 4-6 weeks.|
|Dates & Sessions||June-Aug; 6 sessions, 4-6 weeks long|