High School Programme & Guardianship Services in Ireland

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IELA High School Programme & Guardianship
Services Ireland

Download our IELA High School & Guardianship Brochure 2021 here

IELA provide tailored education & guardianship services, including professional advice on choosing the best schools in Dublin & throughout Ireland

Why choose IELA?

A quality education is the key to every child’s development and future. IELA’s promise is to offer a seamless, supportive transition whilst assisting you and your child through the Irish high school (secondary school) process.

We are with our student every step of the way on their High School journey, caring, nurturing, supporting and creating solutions to any issue, however small. We have the experience to know how to manage any situation and treat each student individually. Any grievances or issues are handled in a timely, professional manner with the utmost sensitivity and no matter what surprises arise, we always manage to resolve a situation quickly and effectively.

What makes us different?

IELA is an all-female team, who are parents themselves.

IELA promise an exceptional student centric experience, prioritising educational, personal and social needs

Our standard of host families is outstanding, welcoming host families with high quality accommodation located as close as possible to your chosen school in close-knit, safe, community villages with excellent transport links.

Our guiding principles and procedures to safeguard children and young people, reflect national policy and legislation with including  24-hour emergency support. Terms & Conditions.

High School Programme Details

What's Included

What’s included

  • Personal meet & greet upon arrival at Dublin Airport and private transfer to host family
  • Full board accommodation in high quality host family home close to school.
  • Accompanying student to School on their first day
  • Assistance in purchasing books/school uniforms etc.
  • Organisation of additional items, i.e. extra-curricular activities, membership of local clubs, purchase of sporting items etc
  • Attendance at parent teacher meetings throughout school year plus transcription of report to agency/parents.
  • Regular contact with School staff & Principal to ensure student is happy and progressing academically and socially
  • Weekly contact with student for the first 4 weeks.
  • Monthly contact with student to ensure all is going well.
  • Monthly liaison with agency/parents/host family to communicate information as required.
  • Careful monitoring of students’ personal & social calendar.
  • Assistance with visa application as required.
  • Assistance with medical/dental appointments as required.
  • Management of *Contingency fund (expense accounts)
  • 24-hour emergency service available.
  • Transfer on departure

What's Not Included

What’s not included

  • Uniform, book rental/purchase
  • Transport to/from school
  • Pocket money
  • Extra-curricular activity fees
  • Mobile phone top-ups
  • Airport transfers at mid-term, Christmas & Easter
  • Host family accommodation at Christmas & Easter

Education In Ireland

Irish high schools are open for approximately nine months between September and June.  The exact length of the programme will depend on the annual school calendar.  There are three school semesters (terms) in the academic year:

    1. September to December
    2. January to March 
    3. April to June

Early application is essential to ensure a place in your school of choice. Please download our High School Brochure for information on the high school system in Ireland.

IELA High School & Guardianship Programme in Ireland


 

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