NJC’22 Students take on Switzerland by storm!

NJC Canadian Office
The Class of 2022 arrived safely in Neuchâtel after many hours of travel. The flight from Toronto was delayed due to thunderstorms, but all arrived in good spirits and eager to start their adventure. 

Students and staff of the Class of 2022

This year’s NJC students come from all over Canada and also from the United States, Mexico, Belgium, St. Lucia and Switzerland.  The Class of 2022 is set for a great year and will be spending the first ten days in the town of Neuchâtel. After a week of classes and activities, they will be heading off on the orientation trip.

Bus Ride from the airport                                                     Zip lining adventure

Celebrating a birthday on the first day!                        Getting to know the campus
During their first weekend in the town, students spent time getting to know their new home by participating in a French scavenger hunt in the Farmer’s Market and waterfront.

Farmer’s market 

In the afternoon, students set sail with their pension families on a boat cruise. 

Pension families and students

They will be stepping outside and embarking on the Orientation trip this weekend.
Neuchâtel Junior College offers the unique opportunity to study Canadian curriculum abroad. While living in Switzerland in a French community, students enjoy an international education through travel and experiential learning in Europe. Gap year and Grade 12  high school students gain international experience and develop independence and life skills that prepare them for university and the global workplace.

A Canadian high school in Switzerland | Grade 12 & Gap