Junior Express – Summer Youth Course ‘Express’ – for students 15-18 years old

  • Junior Express Course

The classes

21 hours per week

  • 15 hours General English per week
  • 6 hours Grammar and Active Communication skills per week
  • Small classes – typically 9, maximum 12, for morning classes shared with ‘Starline’ students; typically 6, maximum 8, for afternoon classes of special grammar and active communication skills
  • Initial induction programme and level test
  • Constant reassessment of level (movement to higher or lower levels possible on a daily basis)
  • All study materials included
  • Fully qualified teachers (students are taught by three different teachers each morning)
  • Tuition programme specially designed for Youth groups
  • Certificate of progress and awards for high-achieving students

The Activities - The Care

  • Two full-day excursions each week (all excursion costs and entrance fees included)
  • 2 half-day excursions or activities each week (again, everything included)
  • Weekly disco/live music evening/barbecue (all included)
  • Supervision on all activities throughout the course (including specialist supervision for canoeing, climbing, etc.)
  • Sundays: free day to spend time with host family or relaxation with friends, with supervision arrangements coordinated by host families
  • 24-hour emergency phone line (medical and dental assistance available)
  • All entrance fees included

Course Dates

Courses are available from 3rd July until 11th August 2017.  Courses from 2 to 6 weeks in duration.

Possible start dates: Monday 3rd July, Monday 17th July, Monday 24th July or Monday 31st July 2017 (31st Julyis the FINAL start date).

Please note that Monday 10th July is not available as a start date.

Arrival and Departure: Students can arrive/depart on the Saturday or Sunday before the course starts and after the course finishes.


2 weeks: £970
3 weeks: £1,405

£435 per extra week

Airport transfers

Prices are one way from/to the airport, but they can be shared by students who book their courses together.
Please note that for students under 16, £37 must be added to the transfer price to cover the driver waiting costs – by law the driver must stay at the airport until the plane has taken off.

Birmingham / Manchester / Liverpool airports: £90
Coventry / Nottingham East Midlands airport: £100
London Heathrow/Luton airports: £180
London Gatwick/Stansted/City/Central London: £210