Semester 2016

Centro Scuola e Cultura Italiana with Toronto Catholic District School Board is offering Ontario students the unique opportunity to spend the Fall semester, September to December, in Italy. Centro Scuola makes the arrangements with the local authorities and the appropriate residential hotels to ensure a safe learning environment for the students and the Ontario certified teachers who accompany them.
“Centro Scuola travel arrangements are coordinated by Ventresca Travel Agency Limited operating under TICO LIC No. 1 3 7 5 9 8 8”
Detail on Insurance coverage are available here /
 Dettagli sulla copertura assicurativa prevista sono qui.

 Information, itineraries and pictures of previous years are available on line  
Semester in Italy

Semester in Italy 2016 program  preregistration.

Please follow these instruction to fill out and submit the 2016 Semester in Italy preregistration form.
  1. Go to online form page to submit your pre-registration. An automatic mail will be sent to your email address as soon as your form is validated by system, be sure to use parent/guardian contact information: DO NOT use student email/phone.
  2. Please make sure that all the information is correct. It is important that  the name of the student  should be spelled as it is written  on the passport.
  3. Save/print a copy of the automatic reply and mail it together with a $500.00 (non refundable for administration and academic fees) payable to:
901 Lawrence Ave. W. Toronto ON M6A 1C3

Go to the form page (new window/tab)  and start filling it out on line. For multiple registration your browser page refresh (F5) may be required.

COST $ 11,000.00
Price includes: airfare, hotel accommodations, 3 meals daily*, ground transportation, museum entrances, health insurance, cancellation insurance** and taxes.
Additional costs:  $100 cash gratuity ( to tip hotel staff and bus drivers ) These fees are paid closer to departure. 
*Lunch not included while on excursion. ** Covers the cost of the FLIGHT ONLY if a student must cancel due to a medical emergency or must return home early due to medical emergency.

Admin/academic fees (non refundable) Payable to CentroScuola
Upon pre-registration
First Installment (payable to Ventresca Travel )
 May 1st, 2016
Second Installment (payable to Ventresca Travel )
June 30th, 2016
Third Installment (payable to Ventresca Travel )
August 28th, 2016

An Application is considered complete when Ventresca Travel  has received post-dated cheques and all forms received by Centro Scuola.

Centro Scuola
901 Lawrence Ave. West
Ph: 416 789-4970
Fax: 416 789-4246

Ventresca Travel 
8-4801 Steeles Avenue W.
Toronto ON  M9L 2W1