The residential specialists for all your English language groups and individuals.

Junior Summer
Residential Programmes

At Gormanston Park School of English we offer an exciting range of programmes for you to choose from. Gormanston Park campus is on 110 acres with all the facilities for students to have an amazing experience in a very safe environment. Choose our English and Rock Music Programme where you will learn to write lyrics and play a song using our selection of musical instruments. Alternatively, perfect your soccer skills in our Celtic FC Soccer Academy.

During the summer we also run sports and multi-activity day camps at Gormanston Park Campus for local Irish teenagers. Your students will mix with the Irish teenagers during their activities giving them the perfect opportunity to practice their English and make Irish friends.

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The residential specialists for all your English language groups and individuals.

Junior Summer
Residential Programmes

At Gormanston Park School of English we offer an exciting range of programmes for you to choose from. Gormanston Park campus is on 110 acres with all the facilities for students to have an amazing experience in a very safe environment. Choose our English and Rock Music Programme where you will learn to write lyrics and play a song using our selection of musical instruments. Alternatively, perfect your soccer skills in our Celtic FC Soccer Academy.

During the summer we also run sports and multi-activity day camps at Gormanston Park Campus for local Irish teenagers. Your students will mix with the Irish teenagers during their activities giving them the perfect opportunity to practice their English and make Irish friends.

Brochure Download

Please download our new brochure to find out more about our Junior Summer Residential Programmes.

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Our Programmes

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 21st August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
Residential full-board accommodation
5 afternoon activities
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

Multi-Activity Programme

Meet international students from around the world while improving your English language with our experienced teachers. Develop the 4 skills reading, writing, listening and speaking in a highly interactive environment.

Your schedule will include 5 afternoon activities with trips to places of interest in Dublin city centre , treasure hunts, shopping and you can also join our specialist sports camps for a day to play tennis or practice your soccer skills in our Celtic FC Soccer Academy.

group of students taking selfie at Gormanston Park

Multi-Activity Programme

Meet international students from around the world while improving your English language with our experienced teachers. Develop the 4 skills reading, writing, listening and speaking in a highly interactive environment.

Your schedule will include 5 afternoon activities with trips to places of interest in Dublin city centre , treasure hunts, shopping and you can also join our specialist sports camps for a day to play tennis or practice your soccer skills in our Celtic FC Soccer Academy.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 21st August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
Residential full-board accommodation
5 afternoon activities
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

Intensive English Programme

Our intensive course is designed for students who wish to spend more time in the classroom developing their English language skills. The course has been designed around the four skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing. Your teachers will work closely with you to develop your accuracy, fluency and overall confidence in your communication skills.

The afternoon sessions will have a strong focus on communication. Students will work together in small groups, using project based learning, to actively practice the language they have learnt.

Programme Details

Programmes start dates: 26th June & 10th July 2021
Programme duration: 2 weeks or 4 weeks
21 hours English tuition per week
6 hours on 3 afternoons per week
Minimum level: B1
Residential full-board accommodation
2 afternoon activities
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

students in class learning english at Gormanston Park

Intensive English Programme

Our intensive course is designed for students who wish to spend more time in the classroom developing their English language skills. The course has been designed around the four skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing. Your teachers will work closely with you to develop your accuracy, fluency and overall confidence in your communication skills.

The afternoon sessions will have a strong focus on communication. Students will work together in small groups, using project based learning, to actively practice the language they have learnt.

Programme Details

Programmes start dates: 26th June & 10th July 2021
Programme duration: 2 weeks or 4 weeks
21 hours English tuition per week
6 hours on 3 afternoons per week
Minimum level: B1
Residential full-board accommodation
2 afternoon activities
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 21st August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Rock Music on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

English & Rock School Programme

Beginner musicians and students with experience playing musical instruments welcome. On this exciting programme students will learn to write and play their own song. Our experienced music teachers will guide students through the process of writing the lyrics for the song, developing the musical riffs and performing the song using the range of instruments we have.

boy playing guitar at guitar lesson at gormanston park

English & Rock School Programme

Beginner musicians and students with experience playing musical instruments welcome. On this exciting programme students will learn to write and play their own song. Our experienced music teachers will guide students through the process of writing the lyrics for the song, developing the musical riffs and performing the song using the range of instruments we have.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 21st August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Rock Music on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

English & Rugby Academy

This programme is designed to appeal to the needs and requirements of aspiring rugby players across Europe. The programme is designed to help young players improve all aspects of their game from passing, kicking and tackling to stamina and strength.

You will work with our IRFU (Irish Rugby Football Union) qualified coaches and have access to our quality strength and conditioning gym on campus, as well as a full range of rugby training equipment and 3 rugby pitches.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 21st August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Rugby Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

boy playing rugby at Gormanston Park

English & Rugby Academy

This programme is designed to appeal to the needs and requirements of aspiring rugby players across Europe. The programme is designed to help young players improve all aspects of their game from passing, kicking and tackling to stamina and strength.

You will work with our IRFU (Irish Rugby Football Union) qualified coaches and have access to our quality strength and conditioning gym on campus, as well as a full range of rugby training equipment and 3 rugby pitches.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 21st August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Rugby Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 7th August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Celtic FC Academy on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

English & Celtic FC Soccer Academy

Celtic Football Club have always been closely linked with Ireland and enjoy a large following amongst Irish football supporters. Their success is driven by a highly professional approach to the game of soccer. We are delighted to welcome Celtic FC coaches to Gormanston Park. Students will experience how professional footballers train and will develop the key skills and techniques required to succeed at the highest level in world football.

image of Glasgow Celtic football club logo

English & Celtic FC Soccer Academy

Celtic Football Club have always been closely linked with Ireland and enjoy a large following amongst Irish football supporters. Their success is driven by a highly professional approach to the game of soccer. We are delighted to welcome Celtic FC coaches to Gormanston Park. Students will experience how professional footballers train and will develop the key skills and techniques required to succeed at the highest level in world football.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 7th August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Celtic FC Academy on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

English & Soccer Academy

Our exciting Soccer Academy runs for 2 weeks in August. Train with our local qualified soccer coaches on 2 afternoons per week. Improve and develop your soccer skills and techniques on our spectacular campus.

Our excellent soccer facilities, restaurant, classrooms and residential accommodation are all located very close to each other on the campus. On this exciting programme students will also have the opportunity to visit places of interest at the weekend and one afternoon per week.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 7th August to 21st August 2021
Programme duration: 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Soccer Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

boy playing soccer at Gormanston Park

English & Soccer Academy

Our exciting Soccer Academy runs for 2 weeks in August. Train with our local qualified soccer coaches on 2 afternoons per week. Improve and develop your soccer skills and techniques on our spectacular campus.

Our excellent soccer facilities, restaurant, classrooms and residential accommodation are all located very close to each other on the campus. On this exciting programme students will also have the opportunity to visit places of interest at the weekend and one afternoon per week.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 7th August to 21st August 2021
Programme duration: 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Soccer Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 21st August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Tennis Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

English & Tennis Academy

This programme offers top-quality tennis tuition for all levels with experienced, qualified coaches on our 6 tennis courts in Gormanston Park Campus. Develop better hand to eye coordination, build balance and movement on the court, increase strength and speed, boost your fitness and reach your potential.

girl playing tennis at Gormanston Park

English & Tennis Academy

This programme offers top-quality tennis tuition for all levels with experienced, qualified coaches on our 6 tennis courts in Gormanston Park Campus. Develop better hand to eye coordination, build balance and movement on the court, increase strength and speed, boost your fitness and reach your potential.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 21st August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Tennis Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

English & Basketball Academy

On this programme students will learn the fundamentals of basketball, the importance of playing as a team, as well as the skills and tactics of the game, while practising essential basketball drills. Our experienced and qualified coaches from Basketball Ireland will ensure you get the maximum benefit from time here.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 7th August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Basketball Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

boys playing basketball at Gormanston Park

English & Basketball Academy

On this programme students will learn the fundamentals of basketball, the importance of playing as a team, as well as the skills and tactics of the game, while practising essential basketball drills. Our experienced and qualified coaches from Basketball Ireland will ensure you get the maximum benefit from time here.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 7th August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Basketball Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 27th June to 7th August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Volleyball Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

English & Volleyball Academy

Immerse yourself in the great sport of volleyball. Our experienced coaches from Volleyball Ireland will teach you the key skills of attacking, blocking and defence. You will learn to pass and serve and ultimately take part in competitive games with other international students. Our large sports hall is the perfect location to enjoy this sport.

girl playing volleyball at Gormanston Park

English & Volleyball Academy

Immerse yourself in the great sport of volleyball. Our experienced coaches from Volleyball Ireland will teach you the key skills of attacking, blocking and defence. You will learn to pass and serve and ultimately take part in competitive games with other international students. Our large sports hall is the perfect location to enjoy this sport.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 27th June to 7th August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Volleyball Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

English & GAA (Irish Sports Hurling & Football)

This programme offers students the chance to experience the unique Irish sports of Hurling and Gaelic Football. These sports are at the heart of Irish culture and students will practice the skills and learn the techniques used in these fast-moving sports. Then put everything you have learnt into practice in a competitive game. This is a programme not to be missed.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 21st August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Hurling & Gaelic Football Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

playing hurling at Gormanston Park

English & GAA (Irish Sports Hurling & Football)

This programme offers students the chance to experience the unique Irish sports of Hurling and Gaelic Football. These sports are at the heart of Irish culture and students will practice the skills and learn the techniques used in these fast-moving sports. Then put everything you have learnt into practice in a competitive game. This is a programme not to be missed.

Programme Details

Programmes dates: 26th June to 21st August 2021
Start date every week
Programme duration: Minimum 2 weeks
15 hours English tuition per week
8 hours Hurling & Gaelic Football Coaching on 4 afternoons per week
Residential full-board accommodation
1 half day trip to Dublin City Centre
7 evening activities
1 weekend excursion

Enquiries & Quotes

Please email us at enquiries@gpse.ie for further details or complete our contact form. We would be very happy to provide you with a tailor-made quote for your group.

We look forward to hearing from you.