The Young Learner

11-12 years : English + Multi-Activity

Boarding house relaxtion area

Ideal for young siblings of Global Young Leader students


Cobham Levels

(CEFR A2 only)


1 July - 15 July 2022 (2 weeks)

21 hours*


ACS Cobham is located on a private estate, surrounded by beautiful countryside, 24km from central London. This impressive international school sits within a secure 50- hectare campus with excellent facilities for study, creative activities and recreation. 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, a 400-metre athletics track, football pitches and 6 all-weather tennis courts. There is also a 500-seat theatre, and drama studio.

Aerial view of ACS Cobham
Swimming pool
Athletics track
Sports hall

Free airport transfers from Heathrow and Gatwick


  • Ideal for younger siblings of Global Young Leaders programme students or those who would like to join the Gobal Young Leaders programme in the future
  • Small course, safe campus, close to London
  • Suitable for Elementary students only
  • Students on the English + Multi-Activity and Global Young Leaders programmes will be mixed in activities, on excursions and in accommodation.


Lots of opportunities to
experience British culture and speak English with our English Student Hosts!


*21 hours' tuition per week (18 hours in your arrival week) including English Skills, English Workshops and end-of-week presentation

Maximum class size: 15 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 Food Facts, Nature Explorers, Survival Skills, Rain Makers, Young Scientists and more!


This programme is for A2 / Elementary students only

Complete our online level check and our Head Office team will review it and let you know if this course is suitable for you.


Useful documents to download in PDF format


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


  • Wide choice of afternoon activities including sports, fitness, arts & crafts, drama, cooking, nature walks
  • Evening activities include team challenges, quiz nights, mystery shows, traditional British games, relaxed nights in houses and discos
  • Special events include: Ceilidh (traditional dancing), pool party with inflatables
  • 2 excursions each week e.g. London (London Eye, Thames river cruise, West End Musical), Hampton Court Palace, Oxford (walking tour, museums, punting), Thorpe Park
  • PLUS: Lots of opportunities to practise English with our English Student Hosts.
View a full list of sports/activities on offer

London excursion
Tag Rugby
Oxford excursion
British games


  • The boarding house is exceptional and of hotel standard. Twin study bedrooms with en suite facilities
  • Students on the English + Multi-Activity and Global Young Leaders programmes will be mixed in accommodation
  • Safe campus with 24hr security
  • Close supervision by our resident staff
  • Full board. Varied meals to suit international students
  • Restricted access to mobile phones. WiFi available (at specific times).

Twin room
Relaxation area
House meeting
En-suite bathroom


Course No. Arrival Date Departure Date Weeks Fees
10 Sat 1 July Sat 15 July 2 £3320

Room size: 2 | Hours' tuition/week: 21* | Max. class size: 15

*18 hours' on your arrival week.

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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
  • 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/departure days for flights scheduled to arrive/depart between 09.00-16.00 from/to: Heathrow or Gatwick

NOT included in the fees

  • 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, STEM, Presentation Skills / Model UN.