Cambridge Juniors

Residential & Homestay

Ages 14*-17 • From £1,400.00

| *Students aged 13 travelling with a group leader may be accepted in residential accommodation
Select has a very nice environment and general atmosphere.

Hoi Kwan Yu, HONG KONG, Cambridge Juniors 2014

Cambridge Juniors English Language Course Cambridge - residential and homestay

Key Information

Age:Ages 14*-17
Class size:Maximum 12 students per class
Classes:20 hours per week. Elementary – Advanced levels
Transfers:Free from Heathrow and Stansted (see conditions)
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Cambridge Juniors

Residential and Homestay Summer English Language Course for Ages 14-17

Our Cambridge Juniors Summer English Language Course is held in our permanent site in Cambridge and takes full advantage of the cultural heritage of this beautiful university town (River Cam and King’s college shown above). It’s a 10 minute walk from the centre of Cambridge. There you will find many of the beautiful universities that Cambridge is famous for, along with shops, restaurants and cultural activities for you to enjoy. It’s a lively course and there’s always something going on. There are four full hours of English lessons per day with afternoon and evening activities. On Saturday, there is a full day trip to London with the opportunity to see the sights as well as some free time to do some shopping. Students on the English Plus Course take part in the same activities and will live in the same accommodation.

There is the option to add extra English lessons to this course by choosing to add an English Academy to your course. If you like sport, you can also add a Tennis Academy. The Tennis Academy is taught by highly qualified instructors and will teach you some key skills. View the full details of these options in the Academies tab.

Cambridge Juniors Course Dates for 2018

24th June – 7th July

7th – 21st July

22nd July – 4th August

5th – 18th August

Cambridge Juniors Course Fees for 2018

Junior Homestay
2 Week Course£1400 +£50 Registration Fee
4 Week Course£2800 + £50 Registration Fee
6 Week Course£4200 + £50 Registration Fee
8 Week Course£5600 + £50 Registration Fee
Junior Residential Twin
2 Week Course£1550 + £50 Registration Fee
4 Week Course£3100 + £50 Registration Fee
6 Week Course£4650 + £50 Registration Fee
8 Week Course£6200 + £50 Registration Fee
Junior Residential Single
2 Week Course£1605 + £50 Registration Fee
4 Week Course£3210 + £50 Registration Fee
6 Week Course£4815 + £50 Registration Fee
8 Week Course£6420 + £50 Registration Fee
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Teaching & Lessons

  • 20 full hours teaching per week
  • Maximum class size of 12
  • Elementary – advanced levels
  • Reports and certificates

Cambridge Juniors Course Location

  • 10 – 15 minutes ‘walk from central Cambridge

Cambridge Juniors Accommodation


Stay in one of our supervised residence buildings near to the school
  • Single and shared rooms.
  • Boys and girls are accommodated on separate floors supervised by school staff
  • Breakfast, packed lunch and evening meal provided
  • Weekly laundry
  • Bed linen is provided (students should bring their own towels)


  • Twin rooms
  • Breakfast, packed lunch and evening meal provided
  • Weekly laundry
Students aged 16 or over may be placed in Private Homes. These are homestays who host more than 4 students. Private homes offer meals and laundry but may offer a reduced opportunity to interact with hosts due to the number of guests.

Cambridge Juniors Activity Programme

The Cambridge Junior course has an exciting and varied activity programme with sports, games and excursions.
  • Full-day excursion to London
  • Half-day excursion to Bury St Edmunds

An example two-week activity schedule for Cambridge Juniors

* Activities with a £ will incur a small charge. The cost per week to attend all activities is £15.
DayAfternoon activity Evening Activity
MondayWalking Tour of CambridgeWelcome Party
TuesdaySelect Olympics or Bowling (£)Evening Punting
WednesdayKing’s College VisitDisco (£) or Garden Games
ThursdayHalf-day Excursion to Bury St. EdmundsFree Evening
FridayPhoto Treasure Hunt or Swimming (£)Film Night or Sports
SaturdayFull-day Excursion to LondonFree Time
SundaySports Afternoon or ShoppingFree Time
MondayPuntingSwimming or Kwik Cricket
TuesdayT-Shirt Making or TennisCupcake Decorating or Football
WednesdayTea Party or Sports on the ParkDisco (£) or Garden Games
ThursdayMuseum or Market TripFootball, Karaoke (£) or Film Night
FridaySelect’s Got TalentFarewell Party


  • On site Welfare Manager
  • Medical Centre 5 minutes’ walk from school
  • Qualified first aiders on site
  • Supervised sports and social programme
  • Live in House Managers in residential accommodation


Cambridge Juniors Transfers

Free transfers are available on the Cambridge Juniors courses.
  • To qualify for a free transfer on arrival, you need to book a flight that lands on Sunday between 9am and 5pm at London Stansted or London Heathrow.
  • To qualify for a free transfer on departure, you need to book a flight that takes off on a Saturday between 9am and 5pm from London Stansted or London Heathrow.
  • If your flight is outside these hours, to/from a different airport or on a different day, you will need to either make your own way, or arrange a private taxi transfer. Please contact us on to arrange this. It is highly recommended that students under the age of 18 arrange a private transfer.
Prices for one way taxi transfers are below:

Cambridge Juniors Course Availability

Junior Homestay
24th June - 7th JulySpaces
8th - 21st JulySpaces
22nd July - 4th AugustSpaces
5th - 18th AugustSpaces
Junior Residential Shared
24th June - 7th JulySpaces
8th - 21st JulySpaces
22nd July - 4th AugustSpaces
5th - 18th AugustSpaces
Junior Residential Single
24th June - 7th JulySpaces
8th - 21st JulySpaces
22nd July - 4th AugustSpaces
5th - 18th AugustSpaces

Select English Academies

We are now offering ‘Select English Academies’ to students taking the Cambridge Juniors or English ‘Plus’ courses. The academies run during the afternoons, with each module offering 3 hours of specialised classes or training in small groups. Tennis Academy is £120 per module and English Academy is £105 per module. Students can choose up to 2 Academy options per 2-week course.

Select Tennis Academy

is suitable for all levels of player from beginners to experienced players and is a great way to get started in tennis and improve your game. Our highly qualified instructors are second to none. The coaching sessions focus on making a positive impact on your technique, confidence and overall game. As part of your lesson your coach will be able to offer personalised guidance to enable your progression. All students will receive instruction on the fundamentals of major strokes and enhance their skills through repetition, ball-feeding drills and live ball situations. Each session will be split into:
  • Technical work in the form of specialised drills
  • Strategy
  • Mental toughness
  • On and off court conditioning
  • Supervised point and match play
  • Maximum 4 students per group
  • 2 x 1.5-hour sessions per module


Select English Academy

is run by our Director of Studies and classes are taught by our Summer School teachers. These are intensive classes in small groups tailored to the needs of the students. After an initial assessment of the student’s objectives, teachers will put together a plan for the module. Students may attend in preparation for exams or simply to improve their reading, writing, speaking or listening skills. Academy classes can be tailored to meet the needs of students.
  • Small groups
  • Subject specific courses
  • Exam preparation
  • End of course report and certificate stating skills learnt
  • Maximum 4 students per group
  • 2 x 1.5-hour sessions per module

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