ELS Nike Sports Camp – The Lawrenceville School, Lawrenceville, New Jersey
Improve your English, learn about the U.S. university system and practice your tennis or golf skills in the ELS Nike Sports Camp at The Lawrenceville School in Lawrenceville, New Jersey! This fun, rewarding experience helps you make friends from all over the world, improve your confidence, and feel more comfortable both in the English classroom and on a competitive sports team.
Key Facts about Camp
- Who can attend? Boys and girls of all skill levels. Ages 9 – 17 welcome in sport-only programs; ages 14 – 17 are welcome in joint ELS and Nike Sport program.
- Where do campers come from? Campers come from all over the world: the U.S.A., Europe, Asia, South America, Africa and more!
- Where will I stay? Campers stay in Boarding School dorm rooms with shared bedrooms (2 campers per room) and a shared bathroom. Not all dorm rooms have air conditioning. You may request an American roommate.
- How long does the camp last? There are 2-, 3-, or 4-week camp programs available. See the Camp Dates and Prices section for more specific information.
All-inclusive Tuition: Campers enjoy three meals per day, linens, evening and weekend activities, round-trip airport transfers to and from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), on-site nurses and trainers in the event of injury, Wi-Fi in common areas and dorm rooms, computer access for Skype and email, a Nike Sports Camp t-shirt (or, for golfers, an amenity package that includes a Nike hat and golf balls, plus a USB drive and t-shirt)!
While the two programs are separate, they are located on the same campus and our staff provide a bridge between the two programs.
Nike Sports Camp Details: Campers practice tennis or golf for 25-30 hours per week. You will enjoy a low camper to staff ratio and excellent professional coaching that focuses on skill development, strategy, mental toughness and competitive play.
ELS Language Class Details: All-inclusive program for students ages 14 to 17 who want to improve their English language skills and get an introduction to the US university system in a camp-style program. Campers learn English through a General English curriculum with added focus on listening comprehension, note-taking for university lectures, oral presentation skills and a TOEFL/SAT Prep class all of which are taught by professional ELS instructors, on Monday – Friday. ELS offers English instruction to language-learners at the Intermediate and Advanced levels.
Meet new friends. Play Sports. Learn English.
Camp Dates and Prices
ELS & Nike Sports Camp: 2016 Dates and Prices
|Program Duration*||2-Week||3-Week||4-Week||5-week Program 3-weeks of ELS University Prep + 2-weeks Nike Tennis||5-week Program 2 weeks Nike Tennis + 3 weeks ELS University Prep|
|Price (ELS & Nike Tennis)**||N/A||$4,970||$6,335||$7,485||$7,485|
|Price (Nike Tennis Only)**||$2,950||$4,450||$5,950||N/A||N/A|
|Price (ELS & Nike Golf)**||N/A||$5,235||$6,285||N/A||N/A|
|Price (Nike Golf Only)**||$1,340||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Available Dates (Tennis)||
June 19 – July 1
June 26 – July 8
July 10 – July 22
July 17 – July 29
June 19 – July 8
June 26 – July 15
July 3 – July 22
July 10 – July 29
|June 19 – July 16
July 10 – August 6
|June 26 – July 29||July 3 – August 6|
|Available Dates (Golf)||Not Available Nike Golf programs run multiple weeks but do not offer weekend stays in between the sessions.||July 3 – July 21||June 26 – July 21||N/A||N/A|
*Campers should plan to arrive on the start day of camp and depart on the last day of camp; please use the date above as your guide. Early arrivals can be accommodated; prior approval is required. Campers may schedule an early arrival or late departure for an additional fee of $125/ night. Extra weekends maybe be added for an additional fee. All weekend programs are run and administered by ELS.
** All programs include: Roundtrip airport transfers, room and full board, Nike Sport camp and ELS Language program and instruction, weekend program and evening activities. Supplemental health insurance can be added for an additional $60.
Sample Weekly ELS Schedule
|7:30 AM – 8:00 AM||Check-In, Airport Pick-Ups||Breakfast||Weekend excursions to NYC, Philadelphia and more|
|8:00 AM – 10:50 AM||Advanced grammar, Note taking for University lectures, Listening comprehension, Essay writing; TOEFL®/SAT®/IELTS™ Prep|
|11:00 AM – 11:50 AM||Expansion activity (American film Student newspaper, Life on an American Campus)|
|12:00 PM – 1:00 PM||Lunch|
|1:00 PM – 5:30 PM||Off Campus Activity or University/College Visit and Tour|
|5:30 PM – 6:30 PM||Dinner|
|6:30 PM – 8:00 PM||Free Time|
|8:00 PM – 10:00 PM||Evening Activity with American Students/Dorm Meeting Review of Next Day’s Events|
|10:00 PM – 11:00 PM||Quiet Time|
Sample Weekly Nike Schedule
|8:30 AM – 8:45 AM||Check-In, Airport Pick-Ups||Breakfast||Weekend Activity!|
|8:45 AM – 10:00 AM||Tennis Training – Warm Up and Drills (Golfers go to practice range)|
|10:00 AM – 10:15 AM||Break|
|10:15 AM – 11:30 AM||Training – Drills in Small Groups|
|11:30 AM – 1:00 PM||Lunch and Rest|
|1:00 PM – 2:30 PM||Tennis Training (Golfers Play on 9-hole Course Located at Lawrenceville School)|
|2:45 PM – 3:00 PM||Break|
|3:00 PM – 4:30 PM||Tennis Match and Drills (Golfers – Course Play)|
|4:15 PM – 5:00 PM||Groups/Private/Extra Help – Optional Tennis DayCampers Checkout / Friday Camp Ends|
|5:00 PM||Day Campers Depart / Overnight Campers Rest, Shower, Eat Dinner|
|7:15 PM – 9:00 PM||Evening Activity|
|9:00 PM – 10:00 PM||Overnight Campers to Rooms/Dorms|
|10:15 PM||Lights Out|
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