SUMMER ENGLISH PROGRAMS. New York / Miami

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1 SUMMER ENGLISH PROGRAMS June 26th - August 3th, 206 Ages 3 to 7 / Miami USA 206

2 INDEX Program Overview... 5 Summer Plus!... 6 Summer Plus! Miami... 8 Academy Plus!, City.. Academy Plus! Sports,.. 2 Summer Aventures, City.. 4 Summer Programs Chart Map Miami Map Your Summer Starts Now! Come improve your, discover your passion, learn about the USA, and enjoy the best summer of your life! Winter Adventures, City.. 20 Winter Adventures, Miami For ages 3 7 Groups and individuals welcome Plus! options in Film, Fashion,, Sports and more! Full schedule of activities, meals and included Comfortable accommodations with full supervision Diverse international mix of + nationalities We offer a new concept in summer teen programs where learning is fresh, focused and fun! Summer Plus! at Iona College Academy Plus! Tennis at St. John s University Academy Plus! Soccer at St. John s University City Academy Plus! at Marymount Manhattan College Summer Adventures at Marymount Manhattan College Miami Summer Plus! at Rennert South Beach with accomodation in Downtown Miami

3 NEW YORK NEW YORK CITY MIAMI Rennert Summer Plus! An all-inclusive program with premium campus accommodation, inspired, and an exciting selection of Plus! option courses to spark the imagination of any student. Discover Your Passion And Create Your Own Experience Broadway Learn about acting techniques and elements of theater performance. Field trips include a backstage tour and a musical voice lesson. Film Gain knowledge and skills in the use of music, sound effects, casting and script writing in film. Field trips include SONY Wonder Tech Lab and the Museum of the Moving Image. Miami Fashion Study the entire spectrum of the fashion world from design to production. Workshops and field trips include a tour of the Garment District or Lincoln Road, and project creation with designers. Art & Design Cover all major art mediums and famous contributors. Field trips include special tours at the MDC Museum of Art + Design and the Museum of Modern Art. Show Choir Discover popular American and international musical genres through active participation. Field trips include practice with a Harlem gospel choir and tour of Carnegie Hall. American Sports Learn about the history and pop culture of baseball, basketball, football and their national impact. Field trips include a tour of Madison Square Garden or Marlins baseball stadium. Leadership Learn what leadership means on the personal, local, regional, and global scale. Field trips include a visit to a judge s office and a tour of the United Nations. Marine Environment Through hands on projects, learn about life in the sea off the Florida coast and the life cycle of marine animals. Field trips include an Everglades tour and the Seaquarium. To learn more go to page: 6 Rennert Academy Plus! These intensive program options provide students with real time to practice in state of the art facilities while receiving top quality instruction. Develop Your Talents City Go in-depth about different dance styles, techniques and famous choreographers with intensive dance lessons 3 afternoons per week. Attend 6 total classes per week in ballet, hip hop or tap at a top dance studio in NYC. Sports Tennis & Soccer Study our Sports Plus! option in the mornings and improve your tennis or soccer skills in a collegiate camp 3 afternoons per week. Get 9 hours of group skills and techniques lessons, separated by level each week. To learn more go to pages: -3 Rennert Summer Adventures Stay in the heart of Manhattan and practice by diving into Culture City Live, explore, and learn in the Big Apple City In the classroom, we provide the experience of learning through NYC-focused electives. In the city, students get to feel like a local by putting new knowledge to practice with friends from all over the world. To learn more go to page: 4 5 4

4 Iona College Summer Placement Test & School Tour Careers in Fashion Fashion Show Production Behind the Runway Present fashion design collection Statue of Liberty OnCampus arts project Broadway Rennert Olympics Metropolitan Museum of Art Campus Tour & Ice Cream Concert in the Park Plus! Field trip: Saks Fifth Avenue Tour Dinner at Hard Rock Cafe Film 9/ Memorial Kickball tournament Wall Street Scavenger Hunt Baseball Game Themed South Street Seaport Movie Leadership Fashion *This is a sample schedule; changes may occur. Art & Design WESTCHESTER, NEW YORK - IONA COLLEGE First Week in Fashion Plus! June 26 - August 3, 206 Show Choir Westchester, NY: Live and study 35 min from Manhattan on a beautiful American College campus. Co-ed dormitory hall with separate male / female floors Each suite contains four bedrooms (double and triple beds) with a living room, kitchen and two bathrooms Wi-Fi available across campus 24-hour campus security Game room, cable TV lounge with DVD Laundry rooms on each floor Soccer / Softball fields, Basketball gyms, and Olympic-sized swimming pool Smart board-equipped classrooms Apple computer lab Auditorium and rehearsal spaces Student union and campus store Fully-stocked cafeteria offering full-board during the week and half-board on the weekends (9 meals per week) Ability to accommodate special diets Students will dine at local restaurants around the City area on and field trips lessons per week focused on Plus! lessons per week of the chosen option Plus! field trip or workshop per week in the chosen Plus! option 3 Half day to NYC per week (occasionally 4 with full day excursion) 9 American Sports Bunk beds & best friends Other activities and excusions include: Hello Times Square! Times Square, Central Park, Empire State Building, and Statue of Liberty Unique trips to the Staten Island Yankees and a Broadway show! Full day can include Woodbury Outlet Mall or Six Flags Great Adventure Park And the winner is Learning is fun at Iona

5 Summer Placement Test & School Tour Area Tour & Marine Ecosystems: Sandy Shores Leadership Marine Marine Marine Ecosystems: Ecosystems: Ecosystems: Coral Reefs Deep Sea Open Sea Everglades: Wildlife Show Tour of Lincoln Road South Beach Bike Tour Plus! Field Trip: Kayaking Tour Beach or Shopping Rennert Olympics Baseball Game Swimming Pool Beach Games Movie Pérez Museum of Everglades: Modern Art Airboat Ride Art & Design Cruise Dinner at Bayside Pizza American Sports *This is a sample schedule, changes may occur. Marine Environment South Beach & Downtown Miami A Miami kind of love Miami: Luxury rooms at the DoubleTree Grand Hotel just minutes drive from our sunny SoBe school. Shared air-conditioned rooms with double beds at the DoubleTree Grand Hotel in Biscayne Bay Daily housekeeping services Free WiFi access & cable TV 24-hour security desk State-of-the-art fitness facility and outdoor swimming pool Laundry room & luggage storage Rennert School South Beach Fully-equipped computer labs Student lounge Beautiful outdoor balcony overlooking Lincoln Road Private transportation from hotel to school Full-board through and half-board on the weekends (9 meals per week) Ability to accommodate special diets Breakfast and lunch at residence cafeteria or South Beach cafe Students will also dine at local restaurants around the Miami area Fashion Miami MIAMI - DOWNTOWN & SOUTH BEACH First Week in Marine Environment Plus! June 26- August 3, lessons per week focused on Plus! lessons per week of the chosen option Plus! field trip or workshop per week in the chosen option Half day per week 2 9 Hands-on learning Other activities and excusions include: On-campus and off-campus activities every day such as Salsa classes, pool parties, local museums, water sports, and trips to Aventura Mall for shopping. Special around Miami include trips to Key Largo and the Everglades. There s always time for the beach! Sharing stories at the DoubleTree 9 8

6 Placement Test & School Tour Area Tour & Plus! Plus! Plus! Plus! Central Park City 5th Avenue Bryant Park Full Day in Shopping for class & Broadway Center Introduction Dave & Buster s Game Movie Broadway Center Empire State Building Broadway Center Broadway Show Macy s & Herald Square Karaoke Aquarium Sports Day Coney Island Ice Cream Air-conditioned shared rooms in a suite style dormitory at Marymount Manhattan College Each suite contains 2 to 3 double or triple rooms with bathroom, kitchen and small common area 24-hour front door security Gym facilities and laundry room Cable TV student lounges & WiFi Weekly cleaning Plus! lessons per week: our innovative classes with a focus on dance topics. 6 classes per week at Broadway Center (9 hours) 2 WiFi in classrooms and student areas Computer labs Student lounges Full-board through and half-board on the weekends (9 meals per week) Most meals are taken at a café near the school, but students will also dine at local restaurants around the City area Ballet Jazz Tap Students choose their classes and dance style 3 days a week at Broadway Center in Times Square lessons per week focused on Hip Hop *This is a sample schedule; changes may occur. Manhattan: Live in the heart of NYC and experience the true life of a dancer in the home of Broadway. City Academy NEW YORK CITY - MARYMOUNT MANHATTAN COLLEGE First Week in Academy Plus! June 26 - August 6, 206 Yes! We love to dance! Selfie with Lady Liberty Half day per week 2 9 Ready, set, dance! Other activities and excusions include: Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty and Times Square with a Broadway Show Each weekend students get to see all corners of the city, such as the Brooklyn Bridge, Coney Island, 5th Avenue, and Central Park. Rooms at Marymount Manhattan College

7 Sports St. John s University Placement Test & School Tour Breakfast Breakfast Full Campus Tour & Sports Plus! Sports Plus! Sports Plus! Sports Plus! Full Day Excursion Basketball or Volleyball Tennis Lessons Ice Cream Social Tennis Lessons Statue of Liberty Tennis Lessons Empire State Building Soccer Dinner in Little Italy BBQ Times Square Yale University Co-ed, air-conditioned dormitory with separate male / female floors Free WiFi Double or triple rooms with bathroom Secure, key card entrance Laundry room Student lounges with cable TV Weekly cleaning lessons per week focused on Sports Plus! lessons per week from our American Sports Plus! option curriculum 3 s of group tennis /soccer instruction per week, separated by skill level 2 Half day per week 2 Full cafeteria access Full-board through (2 meals per week) Some meals will be taken at NYC area restaurants when on city Other activities and excusions include: GEAR Half day include Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Central Park, and Brooklyn Bridge. Swimming Karaoke Tennis Soccer St. John s University Students improve their and practice tennis or soccer 3 days a week at St. John s University in Queens, NY Soccer practice! We love all sports! Go Yankees! Cafeteria at St. Johns Full day can include tour a of Yale University, Six Flags Great Adventure Amusement Park and Yankees baseball game. 3 2 Rennert Olypmics Sports facility access: track, soccer field, tennis courts and basketball gym WiFi and technology-equipped classrooms Student union and coffee shop 24 hour, gated campus security Tennis: Racket & hat provided Soccer: T-shirt included, bring soccer cleats Beach *This is a sample schedule; changes may occur. Queens, NY: Take advantage of a full American campus and learn from collegiate athletes and coaches. Academy QUEENS, NEW YORK - ST. JOHNS UNIVERSITY First Week in Academy Plus! Sports - Tennis July 3 - July 30, 206

8 Testing & Music & Arts in the Village Immigration in Manhattan Growing Brooklyn Famous Figures of Harlem NYC s Famous Food Full Day Trip: Statue of Liberty OnCampus activity Tour of Grand Central Station Empire State Building Brooklyn Bridge Shopping in Times Square MoMa 9/ Memorial Wall Street Volleyball game in Central Park BBQ night Optional Broadway Show Karaoke Dinner in Little Italy Pizza Adventures City Manhattan: Concert in Central Park Game *This is a sample schedule; changes may occur. s: Current Events & the Media Hello Brooklyn! NYC Neighborhoods & Their History College Life in the US City Air-conditioned, shared rooms in suite-style dormitories at Marymount Manhattan College Each suite contains 2 to 3 double or triple rooms with bathroom, kitchen and small common area 24-hour front door security Gym facilities and laundry room Cable TV student lounges & WiFi Weekly cleaning lessons per week focused on Lessons per week in fun NYC-Themed electives WiFi in classrooms and student areas Computer labs Student lounges 2 9 Full-board through and half-board on the weekends (9 meals per week) Most meals are taken at a café near the school, but students will also dine at local restaurants around the City area NYC Hip Hop Culture & NYC Live and study in the middle of Manhattan and learn what it means to be a er. Summer NEW YORK CITY - MARYMOUNT MANHATTAN COLLEGE First Week in Summer Adventures: NYC Neighborhoods June 26 - August 6, Half day city per week A stroll in Chinatown in Central Park Other activities and excusions include: Central Park, Brooklyn Bridge, Empire State Building and Times Square Adventures students also go beyond the usual sights: concerts in the park, gallery exhibitions, food tours, or star-gazing at Chelsea High Line Dorms at Marymount Manhattan College 4

9 Summer Accommodations Adventures Name of School Program Dates Location of school Program Length Travelling Time Age Range Size Half-day Excursions Full-day Excursions Schedule Level Lessons Plus! Plus! Enrichment/ Practice Rotating IONA COLLEGE June 26 - Aug 3, 206 Rochelle, NY 2-7 weeks 40 min - train to NYC 3-7 Max 3 times per week MIAMI DANCE RENNERT SoBe June 26 - Aug 3, 206 South Beach, FL 2-7 weeks min - bus to hotel Max 3 times per week s s 6 Levels: Elementary to Advanced Lessons Lessons Lessons Lessons SPORTS ADVENTURES MARYMOUNT MANHATTAN COLLEGE ST. JOHN S UNIVERSITY MARYMOUNT MANHATTAN COLLEGE June 26 - Aug 6, 206 Manhattan, NY 2-6 weeks June 26 - Aug 6, 206 Manhattan, NY 2-6 weeks In Midtown Manhattan Max 2 times per week July 3 - July 30, 206 Queens, NY 2-4 weeks 50 min - train & bus to NYC 3-7 Max 2 times per week In Midtown Manhattan Max 4-5 times per week s s s Lessons Lessons 3 times per week 6 Levels: Elementary to Advanced Lessons Lessons 3 times per week Lessons Lessons Film Broadway Show Choir Art & Design Fashion Leadership American Sports Marine Environment Hip-Hop Ballet Jazz Tap Tennis Soccer Current Events & the Media Sports Academy Plus! Summer Plus! Info NEW YORK Summer Academy Adventures students experience all the electives once per week on a rotating basis Hip Hop Culture & NYC NYC Neighborhoods & Their History College Life in the US Room Types Bathrooms Number of Meals Included Laundry Room Cleaning Linen Double or Triple Double Rooms in hotel Ensuite Ensuite 9 (more info page 8) 9 (more info page 6) Free use /Wash & Dry $5 Load. Wash & Dry Twice a week Daily Bedsheets and towels provided Double or Triple Ensuite 9 (more info page ) $5 Load. Wash & Dry Twice a week Double or Triple Ensuite 9 (more info page 4) $5 Load. Wash & Dry Twice a week 7 6 Double or Triple Ensuite 2 (more info page 2) Free use /Wash & Dry Twice a week Bedsheets and towels provided

10 Miami TRAVEL TIME TRAVEL TIME by Public Transportation From Iona College to Grand Central.. St. John s U. to Manhattan Rennert to Brooklyn Bridge..... Rennert to Times Square Rennert to Central Park by Public Transportation YONKERS 40 min 50 min 20 min min min From Downtown to Rennert SoBe..... min DoubleTree hotel to Beach min Rennert to Wynwood min Rennert to Ocean Drive (walk)... min DoubleTree to Bayfront Park.... min Rochelle La Gorce Goulf Course WESCHESTER Iona College BISCAYNE BAY Little Haiti Upper East Side Mid-Beach Design District Wynwood Miami Beach Golf Club BRONX Sunset Islands Harlem Bayshore Edgewater East Harlem Upper East Side Astoria Jungle Island Marymount Manhattan College Times Square Empire State Building Grand Central American Airlines Arena DOWNTOWN IVER Bayfront Park Greenpoint Dodge Island EAST R East Village DOWNTOWN MIAMI QUEENS Soho 9/ Memorial Financial District Art Deco District Ocean Long Island City MANHATTAN Lincoln Road Rennert South Beach SOUTH BEACH (SoBe) Pérez art Museum Rennert International Belle Island Drive MoMa MIDTOWN Venetian Way s Ave DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton Collin Central Park West Avenue HU DS O Upper West Side Venetian Islands IVE R NR CITY CENTER Natural History Museum Nikki Beach Miami Chinatown Brooklyn Bridge Williamsburg BROOKLYN St. John s University Brickell South Pointe Park Dumbo 9 8

11 Adventures City Winter First Week in Winter Adventures: Media Testing & Print Media Broadcasting Journalism Social Media Technology & Privacy Full Day Trip: OnCampus activity Tour of Grand Central Station 5th Avenue & Rockefeller Center Field Trip: Tour of Times Times Square Excursion: Empire State Building December 30, 20 - February 6, 206 Welcome Optional: NY Knicks Game Karaoke Swimming Dinner at Hard Rock Cafe Woodbury Shopping Outlet Ice Skating Bryant Park Game Hot cocoa social *This is a sample schedule; changes may occur. s: Media NY Culture Fashion College Bound Manhattan: Enjoy the festive winter in NYC while connecting class electives to real life experiences. NYC Skyline! Heated double rooms at the Vanderbilt YMCA in Midtown Manhattan Bathrooms located in hallway on each floor Housekeeping services 24-hour lobby security State-of-the-art fitness facility Heated swimming pool and recreational gyms Laundry and kitchen in building Free WiFi access Rennert Short walk from accommodation and cafe WiFi in classrooms and student areas Computer labs Student lounges Full-board through and half-board on the weekends (9 meals per week) Students will dine at local restaurants around the City area NYC City NEW YORK CITY - VANDERBILT YMCA Winter 206 (weekly supplement) lessons per week focused on Lessons per week in fun NYC-Themed electives 5 Exciting elective topics Field trip or workshop per week 4 Half day per week 2 9 Debate in Media class Ice skating at Rockefeller Plaza Other activities and excusions include: Enjoy ice skating, winter sports in Central Park, American Museum of Natural History and Top of the Rock. Rooms at Vanderbilt YMCA Special trips include Great Wolf Lodge Indoor Waterpark or Woodbury Shopping Outlet. 2 20

12 Winter 206 Miami Testing & Miami s Diversity Miami History Architecture & Design Art & Influence Famous Residents OnCampus activity Little Havana Vizcaya Museum & Gardens Art Deco District Tour Wynwood Walls Millionaire s Row boat Tour South Beach Tour Welcome Dinner at Johnny Rockets Karaoke Dinner picnic on beach Salsa Dancing Dinner at Big Pink Aventura Mall Shopping Ice Cream social *This is a sample schedule; changes may occur. Miami s: Miami Culture South Beach: Live near the beach and walk to classes on the most well-known street in Miami. American Sports Florida Ecosystems Spacious 4 or 6 bed, single gender rooms at HI-Miami Beach Hostel En-suite bathroom with more in hallway Housekeeping services 5 min walk from beach Free WiFi Laundry facilities Kitchen facilities Security cameras throughout hostel and 24 hour front desk Rennert staff living in and supervising floor Rennert School South Beach Fully equipped computer labs Student lounge Beautiful outdoor balcony overlooking Lincoln Road min walk from hostel Group photo at PAMM! lessons per week focused on MIAMI BEACH - HOSTELLING INTERNATIONAL & RENNERT SoBe Adventures Miami Beach Winter First Week in Winter Adventures: Miami Culture December 30, 20 - January 23, 206 Lessons per week in fun, themed electives 4 Half day per week 2 9 Bike riding in South Beach Florida Ecosystems Several of the weekly afternoon activities are coordinated with the rotating class elective curriculum: Full-board through and half-board on the weekends (9 meals per week) Ability to accommodate special diets Breakfast and lunch provided by area cafe Students will also dine at local restaurants for dinner around the Miami area. Miami Culture: Little Havana, Pérez Art Museum Miami, and Art Deco District Tour American Sports: Surf lesson, Baseball Stadium Tour, and River Kayaking Florida Ecosystems: Everglades, Seaquarium, and Jungle Island Accomodations at Hostelling International Miami 23 22