Rising eighth graders are enjoying their first days in Spain, on the Salamanca Study Tour. Their teachers report that the boys have already discovered--to their delight--the deliciousness of tortilla de patata and Cola Cao!
During these two weeks in Spain, the boys will spend their mornings in Spanish classes tailored to their individual levels of fluency. Afternoons will feature cultural excursions related to their studies, which immerse them in the life and traditions of Spain. The boys will also have the opportunity to play soccer with a local youth soccer team, enabling them to converse and engage naturally with Spanish peers.
The Spain Summer Study is sponsored by the Spanish provincial government and the University of Salamanca. It is one way that Saint David's provides learning programs that go far beyond 89th Street and widen the lens through which our boys' experience different people, places, and viewpoints.