Our courses have evolved over the years to provide students with an unforgettable summer experience, balancing learning with leisure and recognising that making friends and gaining confidence go hand-in-hand with the acquisition of language skills.
These courses, for ages 8-17, have a wide appeal, combining English with sports, excursions and a lively social programme. English is taught in small classes of 12-15 students incorporating; Journalism and Creative Writing / Storytelling, Digital Imagery, Cookery, Art and Craft.
Now in its 13th year, this premium debate and critical thinking course for ages 13-17 is ideally suited to those interested in world issues and in perfecting communication skills. The course is open to native speakers of English and those with an Upper Intermediate to Advanced level of English.
This course offers boys and girls aged 8-17 the opportunity to develop their theatrical skills in Drama and Dance, whilst also improving their English. The course is taught by subject specialist teachers and is open to all ability levels including beginners.
These courses, run in association with Chelsea FC Foundation, are open to boys aged 8-17 and combine soccer coaching with English classes. In addition to the language learning and soccer coaching, a key attraction is a soccer training session at Chelsea FC’s own training ground in Surrey and visits to Stamford Bridge stadium.
This course combines English tuition and preparation for the IELTS exam. The course is open to 14-17 year olds with a minimum of an upper intermediate (B2) level of English. Students have the option of taking the exam at the end of the course.
Advanced GYL is designed to equip students with the skills required for entry to top universities globally and develop their confidence and independence. This course builds on previous experience with the World Schools Debating format; students take part in debates and receive extensive feedback from experienced speakers, judges and coaches. The PPE course works
alongside the debating course to enable students to engage critically with the world around them. The course covers a range of themes including International Relations, the history of political thought, applied ethics, and advanced economic principles. The course is for ages 14-17, native speakers and those with advanced English. Previous debating experience is required.
These courses are open to boys and girls aged 8-14, providing a combination of tennis coaching, English classes and a programme of social activities and excursions, including a visit to Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum.
This course is suitable for both native speakers of English and those with Upper Intermediate level and above. It is aimed at pupils aged 8-14 who are: about to join a UK boarding school; considering this for the future and requiring preparation for entrance exams or are looking for an academic booster course that offers tuition in English, Maths and the Sciences, along with a programme of social activities and excursions.
This course is suitable for those who wish to focus solely on preparing for
an IELTS exam, the course teaches exam skills and thoroughly prepares
students for each element of the academic English exam. The course is
open to 14-17 year olds with a minimum of an upper intermediate (B2) level
on English. Students have the option of taking the exam at the end of the
Foundation GYL is an introduction to debating and the history of the ideas which have shaped the world as we know it today. The course is open to students aged 11-13 with an upper Intermediate level of English or above. Experienced teachers guide small classes through lessons on a range of themes designed to help them become more informed and engaged global citizens.
Our centres are based in impressive schools, surrounded by beautiful countryside. They are located in London and the South East of England.
Our range of courses embrace a combination of learning with leisure, so that each student has a memorable experience.
If you have questions about any of our courses, please fill out our course enquiry form with your queries.
Our centres are conveniently located so that both educational and personal trips are trouble-free. We also boast outstanding sports facilities.