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Junior Vacation English Summer Courses in The UK for Children and Teenagers

British Council Accredited, vacational English Language summer camps in England for 7 - 17 year olds, combining English Language learning with personal development to help give children and teenagers the best start in life.

Summer Courses

On our vacational English summer camps for children and teenagers we combine English Language learning with a healthy sport, social and excursion programme in a beautiful countryside setting so that 7 - 17 year olds can enjoy the summer improving their English while developing personally and socially. View video here

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Our English summer boarding courses for kids and teens takes place at Port Regis School in Dorset, England, about 2 hours from London. All pupils live residentially in the school. There are separate accommodation areas for different age groups and for girls and boys. Experienced house parents supervise and support the pupils in their boarding houses. The school has outstanding academic, sport and recreational facilities.

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Thousands of juniors and teenagers from all over the world have attended our international English summer camps and courses over the last thirty years, learning English and developing through experiences to help give them the best start in life. ECS is not just an English Language summer school - it is also an ethical international community of past and present pupils around the world, their parents and our staff.

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Dates & Fees

Children and teenagers aged 7 - 17 can attend our residential English summer courses for up to five weeks in July and August as follows:

  • July 7 - August 4
  • July 7 - 21
  • July 21 - August 4
  • August 4 - 11 (Adventure Camp)

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Real Learning

ECS junior vacation summer courses provide the perfect environment for Real Learning - learning that has a lasting, positive impact on the lives of the young people who attend our camps. Kids and teens don't just learn English on our courses: they also learn important life skills during every part of the day while they mix, make new friends and broaden their horizons as members of our young international community.

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Freedom to
choose your
own path

In addition to our fully inclusive programme we offer options for pupils with particular interests: English and golf, English and tennis, English and karate; extra academic focus; a weekend in London; English through Adventure - we have something for everyone.