Summer English Programs

The Summer Intensive English Program is a six-week session available from late June/early July to mid-August. The curriculum is theme-based and additional field trips and other activities are designed to match the theme. Prices for the summer session are discounted. Please refer to the Tuition/Calendar page for details.

NOTE: During the summer, 16-year-olds are welcomed as part of a chaperoned group.

For more information, please contact: 

Tina Cioffi 
Fax: 802.654.2595


A six-week session during the summer

Size of Classes

Classes are small, usually six to 15 students per class

Classes offered in

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Pronunciation

Special topics might include

  • TOEFL preparation -- prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language
  • Conversation -- gain additional skills in English-language conversation
  • U.S. Culture -- explore the social and historical aspects of the United States
  • Vocabulary and Idioms -- understand U.S. "slang" phrases and colloquial speech
  • Current Events -- discuss local and world events

Special Features

  • Tutors
  • Extra-curricular activities (might include a day trip to Boston, Montreal, or local sites)
  • Class-related field trips (might include Shelburne Museum, Lake Champlain, historical sites)

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