English in primary schools - Start Right

Lessons take place after school on school premises, they are taught by qualified Slovak and native teachers. Pupil book and activity book is included in the price of the course, also preparation for Cambridge exams.

The enrolment of first grade pupils for the school year 2021/2022 starts in April 2021.

If you would like to register your child to an English course, please fill out the online application:

Online application for 2021/22

Where do we teach?

Currently, we conduct these courses at 18 of our partnership schools in Bratislava, among them:

Primary school Beňovského    Primary school Gessayova Primary school Lozorno Primary school Pankúchova
Primary school Budatínska Primary school Hargašová Primary school Matky Alexie Primary school Tbiliská
Primary school Černyševského Primary school Nejedlého Primary school Mudroňova Primary school Sibírska
Primary school Česká Primary school Lachova Primary school Odborárska Primary school Podzáhradná
Primary school Železničná Primary school Kulíškova    

What to expect from the “Start Right" English course

  • Innovative English teaching
  • We start in 1st grade, guiding children all the way through to grade 9.
  • The course is divided into 2 semesters, the course lasts from September to June
  • Intensity: 2x45 or 2x60 minutes per week
  • Effective education in playful form in English
  • Writing becomes an integral part of the course in 2nd grade
  • Number of pupils in a course: max. 10
  • A detailed description (PDF) of IH Bratislava Start Right course

Assessment and certification:

  • A final test at the end of the school year with a numerical assessment of each skill
  • IH certificate at the end of the school year
  • A confirmation of knowledge through the internationally recognised certificate Cambridge English: Young Learners (YLE)

Price, registration and payment:

  • The pupils should be registered online, the number of places in a course are limited
  • The registration is for one school year: two semesters (winter and summer)
  • The price is 210 EUR per semester, with the intensity 2x45 min per week
  • In case of a higher intensity, the price is adjusted in the course offer

General binding conditions 2021/2022 (PDF)

Start Right rules (PDF)

Wellbeing and Safety Policy (PDF)