English in primary schools - Start Right

The START RIGHT Programme is an innovative method of English language learning aimed at primary school pupils, ages 6-14. IH Bratislava is an international language school educating primary school children from 2005.

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

Online application for 2024/25
If you wanted to join the course current half-year, fill in the application for 2023/24.


Where do we teach Start Right English

ZŠ Beňovského, ZŠ Borodáčova, ZŠ Budatínska, ZŠ Černyševského, ZŠ Česká, ZŠ Drieňová, ZŠ Dudová, ZŠ Gessayova, ZŠ Hargašová, ZŠ Hlboká, ZŠ Hubeného, ZŠ Kulíškova, ZŠ Lachova, ZŠ Lozorno, ZŠ Malokarpatské námestie, ZŠ Matky Alexie, ZŠ Mudroňova, ZŠ Nejedlého, ZŠ Nobelovo námestie, ZŠ Nová Dedinka, ZŠ Odborárska, ZŠ Pankúchova, ZŠ Pri Kríži, ZŠ Prokofievova, ZŠ Rajčianska, ZŠ Ružová dolina, ZŠ Turnianska, ZŠ Vajnory, ZŠ Vrútocká, ZŠ Vývojová


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 or higher
  • Effective education in playful form in English, enhancing all skills
  • Writing becomes an integral part of the course in 2nd grade
  • Number of pupils in a course: 10-14

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 235 EUR per semester, with the intensity 2x45 min per week
  • In case of a other intensity, the price is adjusted

Assessment and certification:

  • A final test at the end of the school year
  • IH certificate at the end of the school year
  • A confirmation of knowledge through the internationally recognised certificate Cambridge English for Young Learners

General binding conditions

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