Why Choose Escola Luis de Camões Portuguese Language School?
As a parent, choosing the right school for your child is an important decision. We understand that you want the best education and opportunities for your child, which is why we believe Escola Luis de Camões is the perfect choice for Portuguese language education.
Established Legacy: With a foundation dating back to the 1930s, Escola Luis de Camões has a long-standing reputation for excellence in teaching Portuguese as a second language. We have been nurturing linguistic and cultural connections for generations, making us a trusted and experienced institution.
Affiliation with Luis de Camões Institute: Our school is associated with the esteemed Luis de Camões Institute in Portugal. This affiliation ensures that our curriculum and teaching materials are approved by a renowned institution, guaranteeing the highest quality of education and alignment with international standards.
Comprehensive Education: From pre-school to 9th grade, we provide a comprehensive Portuguese language program that caters to students of all ages and proficiency levels. Our curriculum focuses on developing essential language skills, ensuring that your child can read, write, listen, and speak Portuguese fluently.
Well-Rounded Exposure: At Escola Luis de Camões, we believe in going beyond classroom instruction. Through our association with the Sport Club Portuguese, we offer a wide range of cultural activities and events that allow students to immerse themselves in Portuguese heritage and traditions. This holistic approach provides a well-rounded education and a deeper understanding of the language and culture.
Ideal Learning Environment: Our Newark Campus, located in the historic Ironbound section, offers a fully renovated building that provides a conducive and modern learning environment. We prioritize creating a comfortable and engaging space that enhances students’ educational experience.
Proficiency and Accreditation: Our goal is to ensure that our students acquire at least a B2 level of proficiency by the end of their seven years of schooling. This level is professionally required by QuaREPE and equips students with the language skills needed for future academic and professional pursuits.
By choosing Escola Luis de Camões, you are not only providing your child with a top-notch Portuguese language education but also opening doors to a rich cultural heritage. Join our community and let us guide your child on a transformative language learning journey.
We invite you to explore our website, contact us with any questions, and visit our campus to experience firsthand the warmth and dedication that sets Escola Luis de Camões apart.