American Language Academy

American Language Academy at West Nottingham Academy offers students aged 12 to 18 the opportunity to experience teenage life in America and improve their English language skills. Weekdays will feature time in English classes, with a focus on reading, writing, speaking, listening, and grammar. Students will also have a variety of electives to choose from, including innovation and design, art, TOEFL prep, and American culture. The program also includes visits to two local universities to explore life as an American college student and learn about the college search and admission process.

The program also includes scheduled evening and weekend activities.  Students will participate in scheduled evening and after-school activities both on and off campus. Off campus opportunities include movies, the pool, mini-golf, professional baseball and soccer games, and local festivals, gardens, and theater productions. On campus events feature soccer and ping-pong tournaments, arts and crafts, bonfire and s’mores, board games, and more. On the weekends, trips to area attractions and local cities, including Washington D.C., Philadelphia, and popular beaches, will be offered. Weekends will also feature trips to local malls, water parks, and sporting events.

No further registrations are being accepted. If you have already registered and need to pay your remaining balance, please click here.

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Tentative Daily Schedule

7:15-8 a.m. - Breakfast
8-11 a.m. - Class
11:15 a.m.-noon - Lunch
Noon-1:30 p.m. - Class
1:45-3:15 p.m. - Elective
3:30-5 p.m. - After-school activity
5:15-6 p.m. - Dinner
6:30-9:30 p.m. - Evening activity
Potential Activities and Trips
  • Electives and After-school activities will only meet Monday through Thursday.
  • Electives include robotics, innovation, art, and TOEFL prep.
  • After-school activities include fitness and sport offerings.
  • Friday afternoons will be used for college visits and to start the weekend trips.
  • There will be trips to NYC, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C. and Baltimore in the three weeks.
  • Shopping trips, beach trips, sporting events, and other local attractions.
American Language Academy 2019
July 21-Aug. 10


If you have already registered and paid the $500 deposit, but need to pay your remaining balance, please click here.