2017 Summer English Programs

Our summer programs give young learners the opportunity to study English and have fun with peers from all over the world!


Age Groups: 13-17   &   18+

Start Date: July 10, 2017 – End Date: September 1, 2017

Program Schedule

Program Time Dates Hours/Week
Intensive English 9:00am – 1:00pm Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri 20
General English 9:00am – 1:00pm Mon Tue Wed Thu 16
English Enrichment Activities 2:00pm – 3:50pm Mon Tue Wed Thu 8


Half Day Options Weekly price 8-week price
Intensive English Program $195 $1450
General English Program $175 $1250
English Enrichment Activities $75 $550

Full day Options Weekly Price 8-week price
Intensive English + English Enrichment Activities (28 hrs/week)   $240 $1800
General English + English Enrichment Activities (24 hrs/week) $220 $1650


  • Minimum of 2 weeks registration is required, students may register up to 8 weeks.
  • Non-refundable Program Registration fee: $50
  • Books, Materials Supplies fee: $70
  • Lunch (4 times per week) fee: $25/week
  • Limited Space available for this program. Please register at www.nls.edu so save a spot.


Program Contents

ESL Core: Morning Sessions (9:00 am – 1:00 pm)

The ESL core classes take place Monday through Friday from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm. English language skills are strategically integrated so that students acquire and apply their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills and knowledge in different social and academic contexts. Some of the relevant activities and exercises include: pair work, discussions, photo stories, conversation models, pronunciation, reading comprehension, grammar and listening practice.
Additionally, each unit is complemented with funny TV-style sitcoms and activity worksheets that provide additional listening and language practice.

Enrichment Core: Afternoon Sessions (2:00 pm – 3:50 pm)

The Enrichment Core takes place Monday through Thursday from 2:00 pm until 3:50 pm. These classes are created to reinforce more specific areas and complement the content studied in the ESL Core classes.

The following are some of the afternoon classes:

  • Vocabulary Expansion
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Conversation & Discussion Practice
  • Idioms
  • Pronunciation Practice
  • TOEFL Preparation