Spend the summer improving your English language skills while living in paradise.
Our expert teachers will help you improve your English language skills during our intensive summer courses. Students will enjoy social and cultural activities outside of class to learn more about Canada and enjoy the beautiful West Coast. Boarding and homestay options available in select courses, please click the course title for full details.
Download the Summer School Information Package (2017) and complete the application form inside.
Send completed registration forms Attn: Jeff Trapp by fax (250) 479-8976, or by email.
Summer School Contact: Jeff Trapp, IEL & Summer School Coordinator | Email | 250-479-7171
(click course title to see summary/pricing)
Dates: June 19- July 29
Morning classes; afternoon activities and support
SMS offers study programs all-year-round for groups of 15 or more. These programs are designed to offer English instruction, socio-cultural activities, and a convenient boarding experience. SMS will meet with the group organizers to plan hours of instruction, activities, free time, and other adventures that are age appropriate for each group!
Dates: To be determined
Class style to be determined
Cost: TBD (approx. $2000 per week)
At the end of the two weeks, the mothers and daughters will have had many fun experiences, artistic, culinary, fashion, shopping, and adventure!
Dates: July 4-August 11 (Two-week-long options available throughout the summer dates)
Morning classes; afternoon social and cultural activities and learning experiences.
Cost: $3500 per week per pair
SMS has developed a TESL Certificate course designed to meet these challenges. Teachers will learn the methodology and techniques that have emerged over the past 5 decades on second language acquisition. In this journey, teachers will also study the research by contemporary researchers on how to engender cultural and language fluency in the class using strategies that benefit ALL learners, both second language and native speakers.
This three-week course, 60-hour course is combined with a 20-hour practicum
Dates: July 4-July 22
Week 1 & 2 – Morning classes
Week 3 – Morning practicum & Afternoon classes
Day students only
Cost: $1100 *Lunch card included
Dates: July 4-August 29
Weekly thematic program
Day students only – no boarding
Cost: $250 per week ($200 for 4-day week)