School Stays in Down

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How It Works

1.
Enquire
Clicking the button below, begin the registration process. This allows us to understand your expectations and ensure we can provide an unforgettable educational stay for students in Down.
2.
Choose Your Host Family & School
Pick your perfect family & school. Your Host Family will interact directly with you and the school to secure a school place.
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Books & Uniforms
Your Host Family will purchase your child's uniform & school books.
4.
Learn!
Travel to Ireland and begin the educational experience of a lifetime with your Host. Family. Enjoy your Down County School stay with host family.

Schools in Down

Here is a list of the best schools in Down for international students.

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School stays in Down, Ireland

Trusted Tailored Host Families
Find the perfect Host Family for your child. Enjoy your own room and personal study desk for the duration of your school stay. Know you are safe with our doubly vetted Host Families. Every Famworld Host Family is police vetted and visited by the Famworld Team to ensure they are suitable for hosting your child.
24/7 Famworld Support
The Famworld Team are available 24/7 for the duration of your child's school stay to deal with any issues that may arise. Your Host Family will provide monthly update reports on your child's progress and well-being at home and at school. We've got your child covered with Famworld Insurance. We provide the best international student support in Down schools.
Accelerate English Learning
Accelerate your English learning by immersing yourself in an exclusively English-speaking environment with Academic stays for students in Down. Learn English while making memories, that will last a lifetime, in school and at home!
Authentic Irish Schools
Experience authentic Irish schools that are attended by Irish students during your Down School Stay Programs.

Great things to do in Down

These are some of the best activities for young people to do in Down!

Castle Ward
Castle Ward

Discover the enchanting Castle Ward estate, a National Trust property with free access to its scenic grounds. Stroll through beautiful gardens, woodland trails, and along the shores of Strangford Lough. This historic site also offers captivating views and is famous for its dual architectural styles, Gothic and Classical, in one remarkable building.

St. Patrick's Centre
St. Patrick's Centre

Explore the legacy of St. Patrick for free at the St. Patrick's Centre in Downpatrick. This visitor center offers informative exhibits on the life and teachings of Ireland's patron saint, providing a glimpse into the region's rich cultural history.

Mount Stewart
Mount Stewart

Enjoy complimentary access to the gardens at Mount Stewart, another National Trust property. Wander through stunning landscapes, including formal gardens, woodlands, and lake views. The vibrant flora and fauna, along with the charming setting, make for a delightful and cost-free outdoor experience.