Arrival Details - Student Zone

Useful information  

Here is some information that you might find useful:  

Placement test
On your first Monday, please come to the school for the welcome programme which starts at 8:00 on Monday morning.
Materials for lessons
Please bring a notebook and a pen with you. All other materials will be provided.
Public holidays
Please note that the school is closed on public holidays. Maltalingua will try to make up for lost teaching time.
Emergency contacts

Maltalingua: (+356) 2742 7570 (8:30 – 17:30, Monday to Friday)
Maltalingua Emergency: (+356) 9914 8982 (evenings and weekends)
St. Julian’s police station (next to McDonald's): (+356) 2133 2196 Emergency (Police, Ambulance, Fire): 112

Insurance
Please don’t forget to bring your insurance card or document with you
Hospital
Mater Dei Hospital (+356) 2545 0000 www.materdeihospital.org.mt
Doctor
Please ask us for the details of a trusted doctor. The charge for a  private visit is around 20-25 euro.
Taxi transfers
Please ask us for the details of our trusted taxi company.
Bus routes
There are several buses which you can use to get around Malta. You can buy your ticket directly from the bus driver. Bus stops are only a few minutes away on the seafront of St. Julian’s and Sliema.
Supermarkets
Supermarkets are open Monday – Sunday until about 19:30. Times may vary on Sundays. There are various supermarkets such as Park Tower and Scott’s all within short walking distance from the school.
ATM
The closest ATM cash machine (BOV) is in Balluta Bay down the hill  from St. Julian’s Bay Court apartments. There are also some in Spinola Bay near McDonald's.
Pharmacy

The closest pharmacy is the St Julian’s Bay Pharmacy next to the Park Towers supermarket complex (behind the school).
On Sundays, the pharmacy at the airport is open for  emergencies  from 7:30 until 22:00

Currency
Euro €
Activities
Check out www.maltalingua.com/malta/events and www.visitmalta.com to see what’s on in Malta now. On Mondays, Maltalingua will introduce you to all activities organised by the school.

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