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Spanish Schools in Sucre

If you think that studying at a Spanish learning centre in the picturesque and historical city of Sucre in Bolivia is just perfect for you then look no further. We are here to help you to decide which institute in Sucre is the best one for you with our handy Spanish school review. Read on to find out a bit more.

Sucre Spanish School

Facts and Figures

LocationCalvo 350, just three minutes walk from the city's central square, Plaza 25 de Mayo
Number of Students/ClassNormally just one student in a class
Internet AccessYes (free access to WiFi)

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  • Facilities and Services - Spanish School Sucre will aim to help you out from the word go and offer a free airport pick-up service, information on and a map of the city, help with travel and accommodation arrangements and a 24 hour contact line. There is also plenty of complimentary tea and coffee, a library and WiFi access for all students
  • Teaching Methods - This Spanish centre usually gives one on one classes in order to give students the most personalised attention and they use a programme designed with efficiency in mind, that practices grammar, language usage and conversational skills. They believe in taking you out and about in the city and practicing in real life situations with the local Bolivian people. Each student's individual goals and interests will be considered and a bespoke programme will be developed just for you
  • Courses Offered - At this Spanish institute you can basically tailor make a Spanish course to suit you. They recommend 6 hours of Spanish a day in order to progress at a reasonable pace. You can also choose a specific direction that you would like your course to go in, for example if you are specifically interested in travel vocabulary, medical or Business Spanish, Spanish for immigrants and classes aimed specifically at University students
  • Extra-Curricular Activities and Trips - Every week Sucre Spanish School organises a number of different activities for the students such as social visits to their sponsored projects in local schools, tours of Sucre, Tarabuco and the Seven Waterfalls, Salsa and Merengue dance lessons, Parties, Barbeques, Cooking classes where you will learn to make traditional Bolivian dishes, Bike tours and rental and quizzes. If you are craving a bit more activity and action there is also the option of football, basketball, volleyball, yoga, golf and tennis
  • Accommodation - During your Spanish course you can choose to stay with a local host family and therefore practice your new Spanish skills and also gain an insight into daily life in a Bolivian household. You can also opt to stay in the school itself as they have rooms available or you can decide on a local hotel or hostels

Enforex Sucre

(N.B. This is an Enforex partner school called Academia Latinoamericana de Espaol - ALMA)

Facts and Figures

LocationDalence 109, right in the heart of the Sucre, one block away from the Plaza 25 de Mayo, close to all of the points of interest
SizeMedium, 14 classrooms
Number of Students/ClassNormally maximum 5 students, Average 2
Internet AccessYes (free access to WiFi)

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  • Facilities and Services - This Spanish learning centre has all of the facilities you will need during your Spanish learning experience. There are two rooms for video showings and interactive activities, a beautiful cafeteria called 'Cafe Quito', a kitchen for preparing food and drinks, an entertainment room, colonial balconies, two indoor patios and a small terrace and reading lab. There are also pick-up services available from the airport
  • Enforex Sucre
  • Teaching Methods and Accreditation - In the classroom different language resources and activities are used in order to get you communicating and participating in Spanish. Newspaper articles, videos, tapes, discussions, debates and written exercises from the textbook are all used to increase your fluency and understanding of the Spanish language at the most rapid pace possible. This Enforex partner school is accredited by CALE (the Latin American Council for Spanish Academies)
  • Courses Offered and Levels - This Spanish centre offers Intensive Group curses which include 20 hours of Spanish lessons per week, Super Intensive courses which have 20 group lessons and 10 private lessons each week, One to One courses with a timetable to suit you, Activa Intensive Spanish (20 hours of group or individual lessons and five activities each week) and a Spanish course followed by a four week period of volunteering. There are nine different levels of Spanish ability ranging from Lower Beginner to Superior
  • Extra-Curricular Activities and Trips - There are plenty of activities for you to choose from each week at this Spanish school, such as visits to local areas of interest, dance classes, cooking classes, parties, Spanish film showings and seminars on different aspects of Bolivian culture and the Spanish language
  • Accommodation - During your Spanish course you can choose to stay with a local host family in Sucre and therefore be able to practice your new Spanish skills and gain an insight into typical life in a Bolivian household. You can also choose to stay with other students, both from the Spanish school and the University in a student residence

Fenix Language School

Facts and Figure

Location Miguel Angel Valda 61, just several blocks from the Central Market and the Plaza 25 de Mayo
Number of Students/ClassNormally one to one classes
Internet AccessAccess to e-mails in the school

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  • Facilities and Services - The Fenix school offers all of the facilities you will need to study a Spanish language course in Sucre. It not only teaches Spanish to people like you, but it offers free English lessons to those Bolivians in the community without the resources to pay for them. It is a non-profit organisation and is involved in numerous volunteer projects in the nearby area thereby giving something back to the community of Sucre
  • Teaching Methods - All of the teachers at this Spanish language centre are fully qualified and experienced natives who will aim to get you communicating in Spanish and more importantly, enjoying yourself inside the classroom and out of it.
  • Courses Offered and Levels - At this Spanish institute you are offered Spanish courses in a group or as an individual and you can choose the quantity of hours and which day of the week you would like to start. They also work in partnership with local day centres and orphanages where you can help out in combination with your Spanish language course. Fenix caters for all levels of Spanish ability
  • Extra-Curricular Activities and Trips - Each week there are a number of different activities on offer such as cooking classes where you can try your hand at making some delicious Bolivian dishes, Wallyball, a Bolivian version of Volleyball, Dance classes, Photo Shoots in traditional Bolivian dress and tours of lesser spotted Sucre
  • Accommodation- Fenix can organise for you to stay with a local family in the city during your Spanish language course and therefore put into practice what you are learning during the day and also experience what life is like in a typical Bolivian household