Language studies in Toronto

Toronto, Canada’s largest city, is not only the cultural, economic and financial centre of the country, but also the most multicultural metropolis in the world. Prepare yourself for a memorable experience during your language stay! Between discovering the many facets of this fascinating city (also known as the Canadian New York), visits to museums and various points of interest, sports and excursions, you won’t get bored for a single moment.

ILSC English School

The school is located in the heart of Downtown Toronto, close to the famous Yonge-Dundas Square and just above St. Patrick subway station.

  • Large modern school
  • 81 classrooms
  • 3 computer laboratories
  • 8 relaxation rooms
  • WIFI

Accreditations: BC Education Quality Assurance, Languages Canada

English Courses

  • 17 lessons (15h) of English per week
  • Maximum number of students per class: 16
  • Placement test: on the first day of class
  • Certificate of participation at the end of the stay

Classes take place in the afternoon from Monday to Thursday from 2:45 to 5:30 pm and on Friday from 1:00 to 5:30 pm.

The program includes (per week) :

  • 5 half days of activities/visits in the morning** (CN Tower, University of Toronto, Kensington market & Chinatown, Royal Ontario Museum, treasure hunt, rock climbing, bowling, Pioneer village, Woodbine beach, go-karting…)
  • 1 day excursion on Saturday (Sightseeing tower, Niagara Falls, Elora Quarry Conservation area, …)
  • Sundays and family evenings

This is an example of a 2-week program (typical schedule given as an example and subject to change) :

Host Family

Single room, full board

Host families are carefully selected by the school. They are all English-speaking and offer students the best possible conditions to practice their English in a warm and authentic environment.

Practical information :

  • Sheets and towels provided
  • Possibility to do your laundry (the family usually makes its washing machine available once a week or tells you the day of washing).
  • Travel time to school**: maximum 50 minutes from the school in public transport. Families explain to young people, in a clear and detailed manner, how to get to school. An emergency number (24 hours a day) is also available to young people if they need assistance.

Travel

Day of arrival : Sunday Day of departure : Sunday

Airports of arrival :

  • Toronto International Airport (YYZ) : transfer round trip included

Visa info

Do you need a visa to take this program? To get more for more information on this subject, please visit our page Information Visa.

Do not hesitate to contact us by mail or phone if you wish to more information on this subject.


Dates & Prices 2020

Dates 2020

Stays take place between 21/06 and 09/08, from Sunday to Sunday.

Length of stay: 1 to 7 weeks

Session start dates :

  • 1 week : 21/06, 28/06, 05/07, 12/07, 19/07, 26/07, 02/08
  • 2 weeks: 21/06, 28/06, 05/07, 12/07, 19/07, 26/07
  • 3 weeks: 21/06, 28/06, 05/07, 12/07, 19/07
  • 4 weeks: 21/06, 28/06, 05/07, 12/07
  • 5 weeks: 21/06, 28/06, 05/07
  • 6 weeks: 21/06, 28/06
  • 7 weeks: 21/06

Prices 2020

Including courses, accommodation, meals and activities as described as well as registration fees.

WPCS 42.0.1

Rates of stay
DurationPrice
1 week 1.245
2 week 1.995
3 week 2.795
4 week 3.395
5 week 4.075
6 week 4.775
7 week 5.475
Optional extras
Return transfer if flight with UM* option (unaccompanied minor.) 130

*The UM (Unaccompanied Minor) surcharge applies if you have subscribed to this service with the airline (generally for children under 16).

Prices include :

  • Courses + activities
  • Accommodation in a single room with a family
  • Full board
  • The teaching material
  • Transfer to and from the airport (Toronto)
  • Medical Insurance
  • All taxes and registration fees

They don’t include :

  • The return flight
  • Transportation from the host family to the school (approximately CA$45/week)
  • Optional insurances
  • Visa fees (AVE in French or ETA in English)