Our Summer ESL Camp is a great way for students to experience America and American culture. This 2 week camp includes: ESL studies, living arrangements with an American host family, and American East and West coast tourist attractions (Disneyland, Universal Studios Hollywood, Statue of Liberty, etc). This program is a great opportunity for students to get a taste of real American life and have fun while doing it.

2017 Summer Camp Itinerary Sample

  • Program Details

    • Room and board with an American family.
    • 15 hours of English language studies.
    • 4 half day excursions, including entrance fees (If applicable).
    • Welcome and farewell parties.
    • 7 day tour of America (Los Angeles, San Diego, Washington D.C., New York, Boston).
    • Airport transfer to/ from nearest airport.
    • Accident and medical insurance.
    • Invitation letter for the tourist visa (if required).
  • Requirements

    • Participants must be between 11 and 17.
    • Display a genuine interest in English language and American culture.
    • Be willing to adapt to the life of an American family.
    • Agree to accept the family assigned to them by GCI.
    • Sign and abide by the GCI Conditions of Participation on the application form.
  • Program Locations

    • Los Angeles
    • San Diego
    • Philadelphia
    • Orlando

“I changed my way of thinking of studies and life. My host family and teacher taught me how to make life simple and easy. I want to go to an American college when I finish high school.”

Manqi – GCI Student

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