Program Overview and Requirements
- Ages 50 and up
- English instruction in the mornings (Mon-Fri) and free time in the afternoons
- Excellent location
- High quality educational program
- All levels of English welcome (beginning through advanced)
The program is directed toward individuals and groups who would like to spend an exciting time in San Diego, while combining English lessons with relaxation and entertaining/cultural activities.
Students will participate in our 15-hour Intensive English program. The Intensive English program is designed to improve all areas of the English language including reading, writing, listening, speaking, vocabulary, pronunciation, idioms, etc. The program will be offered at different levels (beginning through advanced). In addition to our academic programs, school offers social, recreational, and cultural activities on a regular basis.
All our instructors hold Bachelor's degrees, have extensive ESL teacher training/credentials and enjoy working in a multi-cultural environment. Many of our
teachers also hold Master's degrees as well. All are experienced and caring American
professionals who are concerned with each student's academic progress.
Guests will live at "Chateau La Jolla", a luxurious community in the midst of the most exclusive and desirable resort area in Southern California. "Chateau La Jolla" consists of 3 French Normandy style buildings partially overlooking beautiful sandy
beaches and the Pacific Ocean.
Four blocks from the Chateau is downtown La Jolla, a charming and sophisticated Mediterranean-style village.
The guests will have a wide range of activities to choose from. Activities include: Tour of San Diego, visits to parks and museums, the world famous San Diego Zoo, and Seaworld, bay cruises and much more. Optional weekend trips include Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and the Grand Canyon. Guests will be able to take part in the activities organized by the Chateau as well: luncheons, board and card games, and fitness lessons are also a great way to interact and get to know the residents who live at the Chateau.