Welcome to La Unión Spanish School
La Unión Spanish School in Antigua Guatemala is made up of experienced, committed Guatemalan Spanish teachers in the colonial city of Antigua, Guatemala. We first earned our stripes preparing Peace Corps Volunteers in the Spanish Language, and have since broadened our student base and successfully instructed hundreds of students from all over the world in the Spanish language with our state of the art learning strategies.
Started over 19 years ago in Antigua Guatemala, instructing students from all over the world who have the desire to learn Spanish! Our language learning strategies are state of the art, and we require our Spanish teachers to meet periodically to refresh their knowledge of key grammatical structures and Spanish teaching methodology. One-on-one instruction is our specialty to ensure that you receive the attention and practice required to truly learn Spanish, and we offer our own customized textbooks written and published by La Unión Spanish School director.
La Unión Spanish School is located a short 5 minute walk from Antigua’s Central Park, just in front of the San Francisco Church. The colonial building in which the school is housed is set in a beautiful and relaxing garden.
Over the years we have successfully prepared thousands of students to communicate in the Spanish language and culture, and we are confident we can do the same for you.
Spanish lessons: Weekly plans to study according to your level, needs and interest; during the class you will be able to have opportunity to improve your comprehension and pronunciation skills making a balance of: grammar, conversation, written and oral exercises to make lessons interesting, Activities during and/or after lessons to practice the Spanish you have learned.
Extracurricular activities: La Unión Spanish School also offers activities complementary to the language instruction, such as salsa and merengue lessons, tours around local museums, farms, and markets, and hiking around the surrounding mountains and volcanoes of Antigua, how to make tortillas, scrabble, and coffee plantation.
Lodging options: Guatemalan families, student guesthouse, apartments, hotels.
Learning and service: Social Projects Department that offers volunteer opportunities in and around Antigua such as: hospitals, farm, agriculture, public schools, guarderías, clinics, constructions, art, day care, orphanage and veterinarian.
University credits: La Union’s Provides academic credits for Spanish courses that are approved by The Rural University of Guatemala and authorized by the Republic of Guatemala and the Ministry of External Relations.
Yet, La Unión is more than just a school. Throughout the years, it has built a strong expertise in implementing encompassing programs including language classes, volunteer work, cultural activities, trips, and lodging in Guatemalan families. Whether you are an individual, a group, a university, or an organization, La Unión can plan for you the best experience abroad.
We Offer very effective Study Plans for Spanish Language Learning!
La Unión Spanish School in Antigua Guatemala offers a diverse range of programs. You can choose from among our options, or create a personalized program according to your own specifications.
Half of the time is used to learn new Spanish vocabulary and for intensive Spanish grammar.
The other half is used for activities which help to practice what you have learned during the class. Depending on your spanish level your teacher will design special programs for your needs and interests.
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La Union Spanish School promotes social and community benefit of Guatemala help, besides being the only Spanish school in Antigua Guatemala with flexibility in our programs
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