Description of centre
Established in 1952, Academy SJW (St John's Wood School of English) is a small English Language school located in the elegant St John's Wood area of central London. Academy SJW is accredited by the British Council and is a founder-member of English UK London.
Academy SJW specializes in Intensive English language classes for adult students in very small groups. The maximum number of students per group is 8 on the Main Intensive course, 8 on the Main+Cambridge University FCE, Main+CAE and Main+IELTS exam courses, and 10 on the Summer course.
The minimum student age is 18.
Main and Summer courses offer 25 lessons of fifty minutes per week, 9am to 2.20pm, Monday to Friday. Main+Exam courses offer 30 lessons per week, 9am to 3.20pm. All courses offer practice in speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Courses are offered at 5 levels from Elementary to Advanced. There are no classes for beginners.
Academy SJW's lively and educational Social Programme includes activities such as wine and whisky tasting, museum and gallery visits, theatre, Premiership football matches and weekend visits to places of interest such as Cambridge, Oxford, Brighton and Stonehenge.
Accommodation options for SJW students include homestay with a local family, apartments, hotels and student residences.