Active English for Juniors 12-15

Active English is an academic English course for juniors aged 9-15 years

  • Grow in confidence in all four English language skills – speaking, listening, reading and writing.
  • Open your mind to new experiences with visits to places of cultural and historic interest in Oxford and London.

Afternoon Electives

Choose 1 option per week:

  • Oxford Explorer (9-12 years): Work on English language projects inspired by the unique cultural and academic institutions in Oxford.
  • Media and Communications (13-15 years): Develop your English language skills through social media content generation, short video production, advertising and journalism.
  • Performing Arts: Develop skills in a range of performing arts including acting, dance, public speaking and improvisation.
  • Football Coaching: Improve your football skills with our professional Football Association qualified coaches.
  • Tennis Coaching: Receive coaching from professional LTA qualified coaches.

Key Benefits

Supportive classroom with a high staff-to-student ratio: Benefit from a supportive classroom environment and strong pastoral care. Our caring staff help you thrive during your time here. Our professional activity leaders accompany you on study visits and excursions

Specialist English language teaching: Develop your English language skills with our quality teaching experience

Interactive learning: Language teaching focuses on topical Weekly Themes and includes Study Visits and Guest Speaker events

Memorable activities: Get the opportunity to experience the great outdoors and use orienteering and survival skills with your new international friends

Gain a rich cultural experience: Visit cultural and historical locations in Oxford and places nearby like London, Bath and Windsor

International atmosphere: Meet students from around the world. Our summers courses have international appeal, which creates an dynamic multicultural classroom

Enjoyable study visits, sports and excursions: Discover new cultural locations with up to 3 excursions per week. It also includes on-campus events like arts and crafts, quizzes, ball games, disco, talent show and many more

Attractive and safe campus: Our study environment is a secure residential campus with a range of facilities and beautiful open spaces

Learn in a global city: Oxford is a world-famous academic city. It is a multicultural city with a rich heritage, and has lots to see and do

A member of the English UK specialist group Young Learners

At a Glance


9-15 years old


2+ weeks

Start dates

7, 21 & 28 July 2024 and 4 August 2024

English language level

From elementary (CEF A2) to very advanced (CEF C2)

Course content

Our teaching approach follows a Theme of the Week


Package fee

from £3,195

Class size

Maximum 15 students

Lesson length

18 (16.5 hours) Monday to Friday

Package includes

Tuition, accommodation, meals, travel insurance, airport transfers, activities, sports & up to 3 excursions per week


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