After-school English Program and Schedule

Benefits of English courses in Grand-Saconnex

–ages 4 and above
–all levels, from beginner to native speaker
–34 to 36 lessons over the school year
–after-school pick up applies to some classes in Pommier, Tour et Village schools
–tea-time snacks for longer classes
–optional registration to Cambridge exams (Starters, Movers, Flyers)

Courses list in 2022

–After-school courses based on Cambridge levels and additional bespoke games & activities
–Wednesday morning playtime, games, speaking and vocabulary building

Other benefits

Deductible Child Care Expenses (GE):

After-school classes from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Wednesday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. are tax-deductible child care expenses (GE) for those who pay taxes in the canton of Geneva.

Cambridge Exams

We follow the Cambridge Young Learners program which allows you to register your child for the Cambridge exams in the spring.

Additional flexible, bespoke games and activities

Children thrive in enrichment activities that tap into their own enthusiasm and motivation to learn and push the boundaries of their knowledge.

When do we start ?

In 2022, courses start the week of September 12th after Jeûne Genevois.

Monday PM Pommier

  • Starters 3: 4-6 pm
  • after-school program
  • prerequisit: a good beginner-level base
  • 129 CHF/month

Tuesday PM Pommier

  • Flyers: 4 to 6 pm
  • after-school program
  • prerequisit: solid foundations
  • 129 CHF/month

Wednesday AM Pommier

  • Playtime: 9 am to 12 pm
  • Reception from 8.30 am
  • We bring children to l’Institut Italien for a small fee split between participating families
  • 231.50 CHF/month

Wednesday PM Pommier

  • Pre-Starters: 1 to 2 pm
  • Non or emergent readers
  • 780 CHF/year,
    or 78 CHF/month

Wednesday PM Pommier

  • Middle School: 2 to 3 pm
  • Speaking and consolidation
  • 850 CHF/year or 85CHF/month

Friday PM Pommier

  • 4P-5P: 4.15-5.15 pm
  • games, conversation, limited writing
  • 780 CHF/year or 78 CHF/month

Friday PM Pommier

  • 7P-8P: 5.15-6.15 pm
  • Conversation, games and consolidation
  • 780 CHF/year,
    or 78 CHF/month

Saturday morinng Pommier

  • Conversation: 10.30-11.30 am
  • Conversation and games
  • fewer classes per year – prices to be defined

Tuesday Ancienne-Mairie

  • Starters: 4 to 6 pm
  • after-school program
  • prerequisit: at least 1 year of English
  • 129 CHF/month

How to get there

Pommier – Espace Pom

  • arrêt Gardiol, 3
  • arrêt Pommier 5, 22, F
  • arrêt Maison des Parlements, 3, 22, 50

The teacher collects younger children in front of the gym building between the Tour and Pommier schools at 4 o’clock and brings them to the classroom.

Ancienne-Mairie

The teacher collects children from Ecole du Village at 4 o’clock, on the ground floor (lowest level), unless otherwise specified.