Cambridge Language & Activity Courses
a family-run summer language school

Our Schools
GREAT BALLARD, for 8 - 13 year olds
SLINDON COLLEGE, for 13 - 17 year olds

Slindon College and Great Ballard schools are located in a safe and beautiful countryside near the city of Brighton and Portsmouth in West Sussex, the South of England and only 1 hour and 30 minutes from Central London.

About the School

  • Excellent facilities for younger students
  • Stunning and safe grounds
  • Modern, well-equipped classrooms
  • High supervision ratio
  • Resident welfare Housemother

Facilities include

  • Covered outdoor heated swimming pool
  • Tennis, Volleyball and Badminton court
  • Sports fields for outdoor team games
  • Indoor hall for sports and activities
  • Cookery, Art and Craft rooms

Special Features

  • Special weekly themed events
  • Woodland assault course on-site
  • Team games, quizzes and competitions
  • BBQs, Discos and Camp fire evenings
  • Nature walks and treasure trails

Beautiful Summer School...

Great Ballard School is situated in the village of Eartham, which is just five minutes from our other course at Slindon College. The school is set in 10 hectares of enclosed parkland with extensive grounds suitable for a variety of sports and games.
This school is an ideal home for CLAC’s younger students providing the family atmosphere of a private house with comfortable living space, homely cooking and cosy accommodation, as well as ample learning facilities. The CLAC Director, William George, and his family live on-site, with his wife Carolina providing attentive personal care as the Housemother.

The course includes:

  • 24-hour supervision by qualified and experienced staff
  • Minimum of 18 hours of English tuition per week
  • Residential accommodation and all meals
  • Learning materials, writing book, report and certificate
  • Use of all sports and on campus facilities
  • Full programme of afternoon and evening activities
  • One full day excursion trip per week
  • Weekly progress test and reports
  • Laundry once per week
  • Course T-shirt and photo memories of students' time on the course
  • Transfers to and from Heathrow or Gatwick airports within scheduled arrival and departure arrangements
*Age limits are closely followed.  Students who will turn 13 years of age during the course may choose to attend either Great Ballard or Slindon College.  We cannot accept 7 year olds or those turning 18 during the course.
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Award Winning

Chosen as one of the "Best of English Summer Schools" in 2014 by El Gazette.

Student Care

CLAC is the school you can entrust your children to with all-round confidence.

Over 30 Years of Experience

Caring family business for over 30 years, fully British Council accredited. Excellence in welfare.

Student Satisfaction

93% of students rated their CLAC course “EXCELLENT” in 2016 feedback