Embasi Toronto Summer School is open to students over 16 years of age. Group booking is possible for children from 14 years old. The programs of the Embassy Summer Toronto training center are complex, they include academic and entertaining cognitive units.
The Yorkville School provides its students with the opportunity to fully immerse themselves in the atmosphere of Toronto. The fashion district is one of the city's pearls. Here you will especially like the fans of shopping and dining.
Embassy Summer Schools: English in Perfection
English language training at Embassy Summer schools is conducted on the basis of a special study program. When forming the training groups, the actual level of knowledge of the incoming is determined, which makes it possible to optimize the learning process.
At Embassy Summer, you will learn how to speak, write in linguistically literate English, and understand the language of "live" communication.
The steps of the educational process
Test phase. They need to pass an interview and perform a number of tasks:
Depending on the results of the entrance tests, the student is assigned a certain level (from the initial "0" - Beginner to the maximum "5" - Advanced). Groups are formed by belonging to one of them (not more than 15 people). Since students from all over the world are studying at Embassy Summer schools, groups are international.
The process of teaching in schools is controlled by the Director of Studies - the Director of the curriculum. Teachers with high qualifications in the subject "foreign language" work with students. The methodology of Embassy Summer allows not only to achieve linguistic freedom within a certain level, but also to speedily improve their skills at higher levels.
During classes, and this 15 hours a week for 4 hours a day, students
Students can use educational literature, improve their conversational and lexical skills with the help of provided software equipment, an extensive library.
According to the tradition already established, the school curriculum starts on Sunday, the classes directly from Monday (except for days coinciding with public holidays).
Within the walls of Embassy Summer, an English club has been created where fans of English culture and history can improve their language practice by understanding the creative aspects of their great literary and political figures that were not covered by School activities.
Members of Culture Club - this is the official name of this community - participate in scientific research, listen to lectures, visit unique places in their own way, where masterpieces of world culture and art were born. Listening to stories, taking notes, strolling through the streets of cities that are famous for their residents: Shakespeare, Wilde, Kipling and Bronte - it is easier to experience the subtle nuances of the English language, its historical value.
Before May 30 of each calendar year, all students of Embassy Summer schools can apply for examinations. To do this, you need to reserve a certain time, not forgetting to indicate what level of competence is to be protected.
In front of Trinity Exam (an exam conducted at Trinity College), all students can attend preparatory courses.
During the exam, the student communicates with the examiner one-on-one, and tries to demonstrate knowledge to the teacher by performing Oral and written assignments. A 12-point scale is used for the assessment, which corresponds to the Common European Frame of Reference (CEFR) standard recognized in the European Union.
Cost: CAD $ 1225 per week (with accommodation in the family).
Students are offered a family accommodation. Its main advantage is the opportunity to get to know the culture of Canadians and immerse themselves in the language environment. In families, students are offered 1-2-bed rooms and meals on half board (lunch is provided in the school cafeteria). The road from home to school usually takes no more than an hour. It is most convenient to get there by metro. The station is a minute's walk from Embassy Summer Toronto.
Travel time to major airports and train stations
The transfer from Pearson Airport (YYZ) takes 20 minutes.
English classes, activities (including board games and Creative activities), accommodation, meals (three times a day, during tours dry rations are given), compulsory excursions - all this is already included in the course price:
At school, students can engage in sports (running, football, basketball, beach volleyball), art, crafts. The daily program also includes picnics, adventure events (from treasure hunt to creating your own amulets). In the evening, students' attention is offered to show programs, quizzes, film screenings, discos.
The excursion program provides daily walks and trips. Among the local attractions the most attention is attracted by CN Tower, Ontario Lake, Bata Shoe Museum, shopping centers, market, Casa Loma, art gallery, numerous theaters. Out of field trips students often choose Niagara Falls, Algonquin Nature Park, picturesque islands of Toronto.
In the main building of the school there are modern equipped classrooms, recreation room with TV and billiards, snack machines, computer class. Wireless internet is available in all areas.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
|private school, boardinghouse|
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.