The English courses, at Downe House, Berkshire, an Queenswood, Hertfordshire England (1hr from Central London) and the French courses in Paris, France run by our school aim to be the ultimate intensive language courses for teenagers (from 8 to 18) available today. There are average 7 students in each class to ensure super-intensive immersion and communication between teachers and students. Four days a week, the students have 8/9 lessons plus activities, and the emphasis is definitely on enjoyment! (Total of 32 to 40 lessons per week. Our ratio faculty staff-student is 1:3.
We have a very international student body. Last year we welcomed more than 40 nationalities. Our students live on site in welcoming comfortable and homely residences with their house parents. All our programs are “all inclusive” and offer free access to internet, laundry, three hot meals a day with food adapted to religious and cultural differences, two full day excursions and one full day sport and adventure each week, the academic program.
Our school is member of English UK and British Council accredited. Our teachers are strictly selected and are all qualified, enthusiastic and professional. Students have 32 up to 40 lessons (of 45’ each) per week.
After a very precise assessment test, students are placed into different groups according to age and level, from beginner to very advanced. There is a maximum of 10 students in each class (average 7) to ensure super – intensive and personalized instruction.
At the end of the stay at LINES every student receives a certificate and a report.
Lessons are intensive, but fun!
Our school's activities staff are dedicated to providing fun activities and games, outings, sports and leisure activities intended to keep students busy from breakfast to bedtime. You will have no time for boredom.
Sports and activities: Badminton, swimming, tennis, volleyball, football, cricket, squash, mountain biking, aerobics, steps, etc. as well as arts and crafts.
Excursion Program: The students go on excursions twice a week, an academic visit with the teachers and leaders which is mid week and one cultural excursion with the leaders which occurs on the weekend. They are accompanied at all times by our staff. In England, trips include London (Tower of London, London Eye, the Globe, Buckingham Palace, Mme Tussuad etc. and shopping in Oxford Street and Harrods) as well as Windsor, Oxford, Cambridge, St Albans, Bath, Bristol… All entrance fees are included in the price. In France, excursions include Paris (Montmartre, Les Champs Elysées, Tour Eiffel, Le Louvre,…), Versailles.
Downe House is one of the most prestigious boarding schools in England. It is 45 minutes away from Heathrow International Airport, one hour from Central London and half an hour from Oxford.
It is set in its own grounds of 110 acres, and boasts playing fields, 13 tennis courts, an indoor heated swimming pool (25m), a new gymnasium with fitness room, 3 glass-backed squash courts and an art room as well as a theater. Queenswood is one of the top ten prestigious boarding schools in England. It is 30 minutes from Heathrow International Airport, 45 minutes from Central London and an hour from Cambridge. It is set in its own grounds of 120 acres, and boasts playing fields, 24 tennis courts, an indoor heated swimming pool (25m), a gymnasium, an amazing library, fantastic fields and an art room as well as a brand new theater.
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M17584 organizes the most intensive courses for teenagers in UK and France in all inclusive summer programs. We are British Council accredited and member of English UK. We run three courses: Downe House and Queenswood UK plus Paris France. Our ratio staff student is 1:3. 32 lessons per week in groups of 7...
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