Summer in The USA
Residential and Homestay Courses
July and August
For Juniors and Teenagers from 13 years up to 19 years
Welcome to our Language Schools!
The following Language Schools are experts in providing educational travel courses to junior students from all over the world. With 30 years of experience we are dedicated to delivering the highest quality courses including language, cultural and specialist sports programmes in our residential and Homestay centres across the UK and in the USA.
The language courses are designed to help students not only increase their knowledge of English grammar and vocabulary, but also their confidence in using English. Our courses are designed to
really help students improve communication skills. Therefore lessons include plenty of opportunities for students to use the language. Classroom activities include role-play, pair-work, group-work,
group projects, surveys, questionnaires and games. Emphasis on communication helps students to use English for a variety of purposes and in a variety of situations. Our aim is simply to build
students’ knowledge and confidence of English.
We pride ourselves in offering a personal, friendly and professional service and tailoring our programmes to meet your exact course requirements. All of our language schools are located in secure environments and we place the utmost importance on safety and quality in all aspects of our courses.
You can choose between an exciting range of programmes:
- The Soccer Academy
- English plus Basketball
- Performing Arts
- Discovery and the Ivy League Tour
- USA Split Stay
Summer Course options in the USA
English and soccer in Boston
We are delighted to introduce the Soccer Academy, which has been designed by
Christian Damiano and our Language Schools. It is aimed at players of all ages and abilities and is open to boys and girls. Why not improve your knowledge of English and your Soccer skills in an international arena with young players from all over
the world who are all passionate about playing Soccer?
Special emphasis is placed on the game and study of English. The Soccer Academy has excellent Soccer training facilities plus a wide range of additional sport and recreational facilities to complement the intensive training programme.
Full board accommodation is provided at Emmanuel College, Boston.
As well as immersion into “the beautiful game”, students will have the opportunity to
improve their knowledge of the English language. The Soccer briefings and coaching are
conducted in English and the students enjoy the benefits of 15 hours of classroom English
lessons per week.
The course enables students to improve their Soccer skills as well as their confidence in
English and basketball in Jersey City near New York
The English Plus Basketball course allows students
to combine their English language course with 12 hours of professional basketball coaching per week. Based at Saint Peter’s University, Jersey City, New York, this programme is the perfect course for groups or individual students wishing to learn and develop their basketball skills,
improve their English language and explore the city sights of New York!
The USA is the home of basketball and students will be immersed in the game during their training.
English plus performing arts near New York
Welcome to English Plus Performing Arts programme. Based at Saint Peter’s University, this programme is aimed at both groups and individuals wishing to learn and improve their
English whilst experiencing a diverse range of acting and dance classes and exploring New York City’s most famous sights.
Students will be immersed in fun and challenging acting and dance classes taught by New York City performers. New York is the perfect location for this course with mid-town Manhattan being the home of the theatre district. The bright lights of Broadway attract many talented aspiring performers. The students can experience the buzz and excitement that goes along with the New York
performing arts scene.
The programme includes 15 hours of English lessons per week together with 12 hours of acting and dance classes. Students will have rehearsals in the evenings which will go towards putting on a performance at the end of their stay.
The fantastic excursion programme will include 1 full day and 1 half day excursion per week giving students a great opportunity to explore the vibrant city of New York!
Ivy League University Tour
The Ivy League is a group of eight long-established colleges and universities in the Northeastern United States that are regarded as the best in the country and some of the best in the
are known for their rigorous academics and high social prestige. The league includes the visit Universities of Harvard, Yale, Columbia,
and Brown, amongst others.
This program is perfect for those students who are considering applying to one of these prestigious
universities, and want to know more about their prospective universities including how to apply.
During the programme, students will be based at Emmanuel College in Boston, one of the oldest and most historic cities in the United States. Our exciting Ivy League Tour offers 3 half day and 1 full day
excursion per week. Students get to experience the culture and sights of Boston with its museums and historic landmarks as well as visiting the best American universities!
For this programme a mínimum of 15 participants is required.
EVERY PACKAGE INCLUDES (PER WEEK):
- 20 lessons (15 hours) of English lessons (max. 15 students per class)
Our English Course is based on the communicative approach to learning English. Students are able to practice fluency skills through a variety of fun and stimulating activities. Lessons are enjoyable, interactive and are designed to help improve not only knowledge of English but also confidence in using the language.
- All teachers are CELTA or Trinity TESOL qualified
- Workbook to use and retain
- Placement and exit tests
- Certificate on completion of course
- Full board accommodation
- 1 full day excursion per week
- 1 half day excursion per week
- Full multi activity programme e.g. Football, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Tennis, Swimming, Basketball…
- Evening activity programme e.g. Talent Show, Disco, Casino Night, Film Evenings, Sports Tournaments
- 24 hour emergency number during all courses
- transfers airport - centre - airport
- personal expenses