Name of school: Fondazione Liceo Linguistico Courmayeur.
Location: Courmayeur, Valle D’Aosta. Situated at an altitude of 1,224 mt in the Italian Alps.
Description of school: The Courmayeur secondary school, whose 144 students range from ages 14 to 19, specialises in foreign languages. There are 25 teachers. It was the first school in the Aosta Valley to prepare its students in CLIL Science in English for the State. Over 25% of pupils are actively involved in competitive sports, which require intense training, preventing some of them from attending school regularly.