School Visits

Would you like to visit Finnish School and discover the success factors of Finnish Education system? Join us to take a personal view of daily life in a Finnish classroom.

OPEN SCHOOL VISIT – See the life at school during the normal school day

An introduction to the Finnish school system and a tour in the school. Visit school classes and enjoy a typical school lunch with opportunities to talk to teachers and students.

Price for the Open School Visit: 220€ per person open for all

Including: Transportations from Helsinki, Professional tour leader services in English or Chinese, Welcome speech and school introduction with seeing the classes at work and school lunch.

Notes:

  • There are some times the school is not able to host the Open School visits.
  • The language for the tour is English. If you need an interpreter, let us know in advance.

 

A FINNISH SCHOOL DAY – A perfect way to get an insight in a Finnish school day

Have an exciting day with real school teachers in a Finnish school following the Finnish curriculum. In the beginning the teacher gives the students and introduction to the Finnish school system and a tour in the school. Then the real lessons take place including maths, handy crafts and home economics. The students will be learning to cook their own lunch…

Price for the Finnish School Day: 265€ per person open for all

Including: Transfers from/to Helsinki/Airport, Attending Finnish school for 6 hours with real teachers, lunch and guiding services.

Notes:

  • There are some times the school is not able to host the Finnish School Day. The best time to book this is for 4.6. – 15.6.2018/2019
  • The language for the tour is English. If you need an interpreter, let us know in advance.

 

5-DAY SCHOOL VISIT – Five school days with Finnish children and Home Stay

The school options:

Hyvinkää area is safe and peaceful atmosphere for both studying and teaching. Our schools lie right next to a large recreational nature reserve Sveitsi with a swimming center and excellent sports facilities for football, ice-hockey and curling conveniently nearby. It takes only some 15 minutes to walk to the railway station.

Härkävehmaa comprehensive school is located also in the beautiful Sveitsi Nature Park and close to the town center. The school consists of grades 3-9 and currently there is some 300 pupils. At Härkävehmaa they say, “Our goal is to be a safe school where it´s easy to study and be successful”. You can watch the school video: https://youtu.be/vxK6Ubi1l-k

In Sveitsin lukio, an upper secondary school, there are two profiles of study: natural science and general, with about 420 students. Here one can study biology, geography, physics and chemistry, languages, sports, drama and visual arts and cinematic art.

Price for the 5-day school visit: from 1350€ per person for 10 – 17-year-old

Including: Transfers from/to Helsinki/Airport, Home stay accommodation with meals, Attending Finnish school for 5 days with Finnish students (in a suitable age group), school lunch, Counselling, coordination and guiding services before and during the stay.

Notes:

  • There are some times the school is not able to host exchange students eg. during the major exams.
  • Home Stay families are limited and may be subject to availability
  • Proven written and spoken English sufficient for participating school lessons