Day and Boarding; Grades 6-12



USA Culture & Education Summer Camp

A three-week summer English language and culture immersion program designed for international students
A unique opportunity to gain an authentic experience of a United States boarding school near Princeton, New Jersey

The Pennington School is pleased to announce a partnership with US China Culture Organization to provide a unique residential English language summer program. The English and cultural immersion experience at Pennington gives international students the opportunity to practice and improve their English skills in speaking, listening, reading, and writing while gaining knowledge of American culture and history. The program allows students to interact with American students and to participate in a variety of activities. The program is divided into classroom instruction, off-campus cultural activities including trips to Princeton University and the University of Pennsylvania, on-campus instruction in sports, fine arts, and other specialty courses, evening enrichment activities, and weekend excursions to both historic sites of interest and area recreational attractions.

Held at the beautiful Pennington School campus in Pennington, NJ, the English and cultural immersion experience at Pennington is designed to immerse your child in the English language and American culture. Highlights of the three-week experience include:

  • Two ninety-minute periods of instruction in history and literature each day, taught by experienced Pennington School teachers
  • 10-to-1 student/teacher ratio
  • Afternoon and evening activities led by American university students
  • Weekday trips to tour prestigious area universities including Princeton, University of Pennsylvania, and Rutgers University
  • Weekend educational excursions to historic sites in New York and Philadelphia including the Statue of Liberty, the Liberty Bell, and Independence Hall
  • Weekend recreational trips to see a Broadway show in New York City, go tubing on the nearby Delaware River, and view a professional baseball game

To apply

Dr. Jian Jim Wang
Wechat: wegohigher
Cell: 609-903-8638


Program Length: Three (3) weeks

Dates for 2017: July16-August 5, 2017

Daily schedule

8:30–10:00: English Class

10:15–11:45: History Class

11:45–12:30: Lunch

12:30–1:30: Study Period/Extra Help with Teachers

2:00–3:30: Art and Activities

3:30–5:30: Sports Period

6:00: Dinner in Dining Hall

7:00–8:30: Study Period

8:30–9:30: Relax in Dorms

10:00: Lights Out

Summer Camp Teachers

John Bouton

Samantha Stern-Leaphart

Gretchen Overhiser

Maria Kane