Academics

Study Abroad

Experience the World with Montrose

There are many trips to Europe for students interested in gaining first-hand knowledge of another culture, but they seem to have one problem in common: they urge students to see everything and contemplate nothing. Unfortunately, these whirlwind trips are only remembered in photographs of edifices students can neither name nor appreciate.
Study abroad at Montrose is different.

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  • In the Footsteps of Dante

    In the Footsteps of Dante is a study abroad experience in Italy offered to juniors and seniors every other year. An integrated seminar and tour, it gives students a chance to view, study and contemplate great works of renaissance art and architecture.  The tour explores the following:

    • an historical overview of Medieval and Renaissance Florence
    • changing political situation in Florence during Dante's life
    • an introduction to Divine Comedy
    • the art of Florence and area sites including San Gimignano, Siena and Rome
  • Ancient, Medieval & Renaissance Ireland

    Ancient, Medieval & Renaissance Ireland is a study abroad experience in Ireland offered to 8th and 9th grade students every other year. It is designed as the capstone of the Montrose middle school history curriculum: 6th grade World Geography; 7th grade Ancient Civilizations and 8th grade Medieval and Renaissance History.

    • See some of the most stunning geography on earth including the Cliffs of Moher, Inishmor, and Connemara
    • Explore sites of ancient civilizations at Dun Aengus, Newgrange, and the Hill of Tara
    • Visit medieval sites such as Bunratty Castle and the monastic site Glendalough.