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2018 CISL January ESL Program for Teens
in San Francisco, California

San Francisco Junior Student Residence Program
for International Teens (ages 13-17)


The CISL English Program for teens in San Francisco offers a complete and rigorous academic program consisting of grammar, comprehension, expression, vocabulary building, and fluency development. The program features a two, three, or four-week CISL English Language Training Course, daily afternoon activities, and weekend excursions.

  • Tuition: 20 lessons/16 hours + 3 hours afternoon "cultural workshops" per week, Monday to Friday
  • Class size: maximum 8 students per class, on campus at CISL San Francisco
  • Materials: all books and materials included


The Junior English Program for teens in San Francisco includes:

  • Double or triple room accommodations with shared bath at The Monroe Residence
  • Includes 13 meals per week (Monday - Saturday: breakfast and dinner; Sunday: brunch)
  • Includes all local transportation, including the famous California Cable Car


With CISL's English camp for teens in San Francisco, ESL students have access to the most exciting areas of California.

  • CISL offers a full program of activities designed to help international students make friends and practice their English!
  • A variety of interesting and focused afternoon entertainment is provided on weekdays
  • Full-day Saturday and half-day Sunday excursions to a variety of attractions
  • Potential Ski Day including ski lessons depending on interest (optional)
  • See sample SF January activities calendar.

Program Details

2018 Winter Junior Program Details
13 - 17
Arrival Dates
Jan. 7, 14, 21
Departing Dates
Jan. 21 & 28; Feb. 3
20 lessons per week, Monday to Friday, 9:00am - 12:40pm, with MAXIMUM 8 students per group plus 3 hours of Cultural Workshops per week.
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Monroe Residence, 13 meals/week (M-Sat: breakfast and dinner; Sun: brunch)



Mission District
Afternoon activities Monday to Friday. See sample calendar.

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Santa Cruz

Six Flags Discovery
Every Saturday and half-day Sundays
Airport Transfers
Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for airport transfer fees from San Francisco International (SFO).
Additional Costs
Lunches - students should expect to spend $10 per day for lunch.
Daily Schedule
  Mon Tuesday Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
9:00-10:40 English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class Saturday Excursions Half-day Excursions
10:40-11:00 Break Break Break Break Break
11:00-12:40 English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class
12:40-13:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:30 Afternoon Activities
Cultural Workshops
Afternoon Activities
Cultural Workshops
Afternoon Activities
15:00 Afternoon Activities
Afternoon Activities

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New for 2018!

Our junior academic program has been designed specifically for today’s tech-savvy youth living in a touch-of-the button, fast-paced world. This CISL-created curriculum consists of enrichment courses providing an introduction to topics ranging from speaking and the arts, exam preparation strategies, academic subject matter (including STEM), and global business topics and leadership. These interactive lessons go above and beyond the standard ESL program. Designed to challenge and engage students, our program will give your student the analytic and critical thinking skills necessary for their future at university and beyond.

Why study with us?

  • fast-paced, exciting classes
  • valuable course content
  • small class sizes (Max 10, Avg 8)
  • excellent instructors
  • build confidence in speaking!


CISL Junior Programs
636 Broadway, Suite 210
San Diego, CA 92101
ph: 619.501.0205
fax: 619.239.3778


Program Profiles

Attention Group Leaders and Teachers!

Complimentary accommodations and activities are included for one group leader with each group of 12 students. For groups of fewer than 12, the cost of accommodations and activities will be proportionate to the number of students in the group.

Interested in bringing your students to one of our Junior programs? Contact the Junior Director for information.

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