San Diego Young Learners

Best for students aged 14-18 who want a relaxed and sunny experience in a big city
93% Students recommended
San Diego Young Learners
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English courses for young learners in San Diego

San Diego is a great place for young students to learn English while getting a taste for American West Coast culture. With sandy beaches, fantastic weather, and a relaxed atmosphere, Young Learners at San Diego enjoy an environment where they can study hard and make the most of their free time.

Based in a great location, our school is in a modern building open to students aged 14-18, from beginner to advanced levels. Its great facilities include interactive whiteboards and a prayer room, as well as an outdoor patio to help make the most of the sun. We offer a homestay accommodation program, where young learners can stay in the comfort of a local family.

  • Our young learner's school is located in the exciting downtown area of San Diego, in the historic Gaslamp District
  • A varied schedule of daily activities such as museum trips, beach visits, and kayaking
  • Full day trips to amazing places like LA, Disneyland, Universal Studios, and Sea World




Package includes 
  • Study time: 15 hours of English tuition per week
  • Accommodation: Homestay
  • Meals: 14 meals per week (breakfast and dinner)
  • Activities: One full weekend excursion (not applicable to groups), minimum of 3 activities per week
  • Extras:
    - Course attendance certificate
    - 24 hour emergency helpline
    - Pre-arrival online welcome program
    - Placement test
    - Transport pass
    - Student ID or wristband
  • Airport Transfers:
    - Arrival: Kaplan-provided transfer from San Diego Airport is included in the price (not applicable to groups).
    - Departure: Kaplan-provided transfer from San Diego Airport is included in the price (not applicable to groups).
    - Group transfers available upon request (40 minute journey from San Diego Airport).

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Key facts


26 June - 20 August 2016

Age range
16 - 18 years old
Level of English
Beginners to advanced
Contact Location
Kaplan International San Diego, 660 6th Ave, San Diego, CA, San Diego 92101

Twin rooms with shared bathrooms

School facilities

School type
Modern building where our adult classes are held as well
Wireless internet throughout the school
Student Lounge
Common room with TVs and some kitchen facilities, and an outdoor patio
Computer lab
Multimedia and computer center with learning software
Public library within walking distance of the school
Microwave, fridge, vending machines and a sink are all located in the lounge
Student Lounge
A prayer room for students of all faiths

Activities available or offered

School activities

Tour San Diego old town and learn about its history
Outdoor activities
Hiking, swimming and cycling adventures
City breaks
San Diego and Los Angeles city tours
Visit SeaWorld, a hugely popular aquarium, or head to San Diego Zoo
Take advantage of San Diego’s great range of shops, with unique stores in the surrounding Gaslamp area
Arts & Theater
Go for a museum visit at Balboa Park
Enjoy mini golf and bowling outings, and play team sports with fellow students


Student Residence Residential Accommodation
Residential accommodation is not currently available for this school. Our homestay option, however, provides a top quality home for young learners, living with a local family in a safe and friendly environment.
Living in a homestay will allow you to practice your English in everyday life in your chosen destination, with your homestay family and any other young learners staying with you.
  • Room type: twin bed with shared bathrooms
  • Age range: 14 -18 years old
  • Meals provided: 14 meals per week (Half Board)

Accreditation & memberships

All of our Kaplan International English schools in the US have ACCET accreditation (Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training).

Our schools in California are approved to operate as an accredited institution by the California Bureau for Private Post-secondary Education ( Visit the California State Disclosures list for the documents filed with the state and/or required to be made available to students prior to enrollment.

This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students. All courses offered by Kaplan International are avocational and recreational, and are not intended to lead to vocation, occupation or career opportunities. Kaplan International does not confer credits, certification, diploma or degree for any courses, and no credits are transferrable to institutions of higher education.


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