The Young Learner

10-13 years : English + Multi-Activity

Small course, safe campus, close to London NEW FOR 2021!


Cobham Levels

Elementary to advanced
(CEFR A2 - C1)


26 June - 24 July 2021 (2, 3 or 4 weeks)

22.5 hours

Covid Safe


ACS Cobham is located on a private estate, 24km from central London, surrounded by beautiful countryside, while close to all the attractions of London. This impressive international school sits within a secure 50-hectare campus with excellent facilities for study, creative activities and recreation. The boarding houses offer accommodation of hotel standard. Heathrow and Gatwick airports are 45 minutes away.

The outstanding sporting facilities include an impressive indoor 25m 6-lane swimming pool, a first-rate sports hall, a dance studio, a modern gym, an Olympic-sized athletics track, football pitches and 6 all-weather tennis courts. There is also a state-of the-art 500-seat theatre, drama and art studio and IT suites.

Aerial view of ACS Cobham
Swimming pool
Athletics track
Teaching block

Lots of opportunities to
experience British culture and speak English with our English Student Hosts!
Free airport transfers from Heathrow and Gatwick


  • Small course, safe campus, close to London. Close supervision.
  • 1 staff member for every 4 students
  • Ideal for younger students who would like to join the Global Young Leaders programme in the future



22.5 hours' tuition per week including English Skills, English Workshops and end-of-week presentation

Maximum class size: 12 international students

English Skills

On arrival, you'll be given a written and oral test and placed into an English Skills class appropriate for your age and level

Improve core skills, technical accuracy and enhance spoken fluency through engaging and collaborative sessions e.g. Write and design infographics about a famous London Landmark!

English Workshops

In these fun, task based sessions, you'll explore new topic areas. Learn through researching, discussing, collaborating and creating

Workshop topics vary week to week e.g British Tea Traditions, Healthy Cooking, Design your Own Sport, Portrait Photography, TED Talks, Video Blogging, 3D cities and more!

Choose a Workshop (on arrival) that interests you!

Trinity Exam

The Trinity Exam is offered on the 9 July. It is an optional extra, but recommended, £100


Example English Workshop:

  • Research classic British recipes, explore where they originated from
  • Learn new vocabulary linked to food, cooking and nutrition
  • Write your own recipes, prepare and cook the dish and let the judges decide!

English Skills
English Skills
English Workshop
English Workshop
Cooking Workshop
Cooking Workshop
Student with dictionary


  • A wide range of activities are offered each week on Cobham's amazing campus! Choose from sports, art and design activities, team games and weekly campus challenges
  • 2 excursions each week e.g. London (Thames river cruise, West End musical), Hampton Court Palace, Brighton, Oxford (guided walking tour, museums, punting), Chessington, Warner Bros Studios (Harry Potter).
View a full list of sports/activites on offer

London excursion
Harry Potter excursion
British games



Horse riding

Professionally coached extra sports options, 2 sessions per week. Up to 2 hours per session

Horse-riding: £160/week
Off site | All levels | Small Groups


  • The refurbished boarding house is exceptional. All students sleep in twin 'premium' study bedrooms with en suite facilities.
  • Spacious and light common areas; ideal for relaxed house evenings
  • Safe campus with security gate and 24hr guard
  • Close supervision by our resident staff
  • Full board
  • WiFi available (at specific times).

Twin room
Twin room
Twin room
Twin room en-suite bathroom



Dates & Fees 2020
Course No. Arrival Date Departure Date Weeks Fees
10 Sat 26 June Sat 10 July 2 £2750
11 Sat 26 June Sat 17 July 3 £4125
12 Sat 26 June Sat 24 July 4 £5500
13 Sat 3 July Sat 24 July 3 £4125
14 Sat 10 July Sat 24 July 2 £2750

Room size: 2 | Hours' tuition/week: 22.5 | Max. class size: 12

Trinity exam £100
Horse riding £160/week

Click here to make a booking.

Included in the fees

  • All tuition and teaching materials
  • Student folder, academic report, DS certificate and course photo
  • DS reusable water bottle
  • Participation of resident English Student Hosts
  • Full board residential accommodation
  • Transport and entry fees on all excursions and study visits
  • Varied daily programme to cater for all interests and abilities
  • Close supervision by our resident staff
  • Personal laundry for machine washable clothes
  • Medical and Travel Insurance (see Terms & Conditions)
  • Airport transfers on published arrival/depart ure days for flights scheduled to arrive/depart between 09.00-15.00 from/to: Heathrow or Gatwick

NOT included in the fees

  • Special Options - Horse Riding
  • Exam fees (Trinity)
  • Transfers for those arriving/departing outside our free scheduled times on arrival/departure dates at the airports specified above
  • Courier fee (e.g. for visa invitation letter), if required, £50.


The Global Young Leaders programme is designed for students ages 12-16 who already have at least Intermediate (B1) level of English.

English Skills, Young Entrepreneur, Presentation Skills / Model UN & STEM


If you want to check your level before booking, take our quick online level check test.

Our Academic team will then notify you with the results and if the course would be suitbale or other options we can offer.