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SUMMER INTENSIVE ESL PROGRAM

If you wish to improve your academic English skills and learn about American culture, come to Southwestern Academy for the summer.  You can study for four, seven, or 14 weeks and earn a half or full semester credit. Those with only four weeks to study who want to improve their English speaking and listening skills can take our American Culture program. Ten to twelve students are in each class for personalized attention.

Our Summer ESL Program includes:

  • Three Ability Levels: Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced
  • Topics include listening, conversation, grammar, reading,
    writing, and vocabulary
  • Make friends with classmates from the United States and other countries
  • Prepare for the TOEFL test
  • Take selected high school courses
  • Enjoy a variety of sports and field trips
  • Live on the San Marino campus or the Beaver Creek Ranch campus

The ESL Summer Program is a great way to:

  • Get a head start on the academic year
  • Adjust to American culture, whatever boarding school you
    plan to attend in the Fall
  • Sample Southwestern Academy to see if you should continue in the Fall