ENGLISH SUMMER CAMP IN IRELAND
Our English summer camp in Ireland offers teenagers from 11 – 19 an immersive English language programme in Dublin with a choice of student residence or homestay accommodation with welcoming Irish families.
Our homestay programme takes place in Mount Temple, Mercy College and St. Paul’s College, all based in family-friendly and leafy suburbs close to Dublin city.
Our residential programme takes place in King’s Hospital, a purpose built boarding school with extensive sports facilities including an indoor heated swimming pool, state of the art indoor gymnasium, tennis courts, rugby pitches, soccer pitches, basketball courts and all weather pitches.
Students can develop their English language skills with other international students of a similar age and enjoy sports and social activities every day after class.
Our English summer camp in Ireland programme is offered in partnership with leading language schools Centre of English Studies and Alpha College. Both schools are highly accredited and have over 20 years experience offering English summer camps for teenagers.
2 weeks Homestay Programme
2 weeks Residential Programme
About this programme
On arrival in Dublin airport, students are met personally by school staff and brought to their accommodation.
Each Monday, new students sit a quick placement test to assess their level. Following this students are allocated to their respective classes.
Class sizes are restricted to 15 students with mixed nationalities.
Morning classes take place from 9am – 1pm Monday to Friday (with a short coffee break) with sports and social activities in the afternoons and evenings.
All classes are fun and dynamic and delivered by fully qualified native Irish teachers.
The programme includes one full day excursion on Saturday, sports and cultural visits from Monday to Thursday and a disco one night per week.
On Sundays, students are free to explore the city with their friends and / or go shopping.
Accommodation (Homestay & Residential)
Homestay accommodation is with local host families who live close to the school.
Residence accommodation is provided in bright, airy 4, 5 or 6 bed en-suite rooms on the grounds of King’s Hospital.
For both homestay and residential accommodation, students will share with other students and care is taken to guarantee no two students will be from the same nationality which encourages communication in English at all times.
Students have access to free WiFi and computers in the school to check their emails or social networks. Learning materials, use of text book, initial placement test and end of course Certificate are included in the programme.
|Saturday & Sunday||Group arrives to Dublin Airport to be met by school representatives and then taken to meet Host Families (Any student that arrives mid-week may be transferred by bus to the school)||Spend time with families|
|Monday||English Language Placement Test (45 minutes) Welcome Talk given by school Principal to outline the rules & regulations (30 minutes) Class: 09.30 – 12.45||Orientation Tour of Dublin with school Teacher & Evening Visit to Malahide (Free)|
|Tuesday||Class: 09.30 – 12.45||Sports & Activities on campus (Sample: Football / Basketball / Volleyball / Table Tennis / Arts & Crafts / Drama / Video / Irish Dancing)|
|Wednesday||Class: 09.30 – 12.45||Visit to the National Art Gallery with CES Teacher & Shelbourne Park – Greyhound Races (€5 additional cost)|
|Thursday||Class: 09.30 – 12.45||Sports & Activitiesfollowed by Disco 7.30 – 10pm (Free)|
|Friday||Class: 09.30 – 12.45||Free for shopping with Group Leader|
|Saturday||Full day tour to Powerscourt Gardens & Glendalough||Full day tour to Powerscourt Gardens & Glendalough|
|Sunday||Free with host family / meet with Group / shopping||Meet with Group / shopping|