English language schools in London, UK

San Francisco Central School

Our school is situated in the heart of Downtown, just off Market Street and a short walk to Union Square. The school offers students a contemporary space in which to improve their English. The school's 16 classrooms surround a large sun-filled lounge, where students can relax and meet their classmates from all over the World. At the same time, they can catch up with friends and family at home on the student computers, or their laptops using free Wi-Fi available throughout the school. Just outside of school, students will find public transport and a wide variety of shops, restaurants and cafes. With convenient accommodation, quality English courses and a state-of-art learning facilities, this is the perfect place to study English in this incredible city.

School Facilities

16 bright and spacious classrooms
Computer Room
23 internet computers
Self Study Room and Library
Hot and cold drinks and snacks
Free Wi-Fi anywhere on premises
Large cinema screen

Courses Offered

English Courses
General English
Semi-Intensive English
Intensive English
Business English One-to-One
University Preparation
TOEFL Exam Preparation
Cambridge Exam Preparation (FCE, CAE, CPE)
Academic Year (Intensive and Semi-Intensive)
Intensive Business Year

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  • Distance to school: 30-45min
  • Single or Twin Rooms
  • Half Board
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Bed Linen & Towels
  • Telephone & Internet available

Homestay Brochure

Student Residence
  • Several student residences are available, facilities may vary
  • Distance to school: 10min walk
  • Single or Twin Rooms
  • Self Catering
  • Kitchens (selected centres only)
  • Shared or Private Bathroom
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Bed Linen
  • Telephone & Internet available

Student Residence Brochure

Leisure Activities

Thrilling programme of activities is organised by the School, a sample shown below. Entry fees, where applicable, are not included in cost of the programme.

Sample Programme:
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Movie Day Trip over
Golden Gate
Chil & Chat Bowling
Visit to
Trip to LA
Picnic in
Golden Gate
Visit to the
Cable Car
Trip to the
Tour of
Haight Street
Trip to Santa
Trip to San

Student Information

Minimum age

18 in high season (June - September)
16 in low season

Student ages
Nationality Mix

Teacher Profiles

Cindy Ochoa

"...San Francisco is a favorite destination for visitors from around the World...."

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Jeff McClelland

"...I enjoy the challenge of planning and teaching lessons...."

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Student Testimonials

Jacqueline Fischer,

"...I am really enjoying my time in San Francisco..."

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Enrique Valverde,

"...San Francisco is a great city for non-stop enjoyment..."

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Course Lessons Price per week Start Dates
General English 20 $350 Every Monday
Semi - Intensive English 24 $380
Intensive English 30 $440
One-to-One 45 min lesson $80
TOEFL Exam Preparation 30 $440
Cambridge Exam Preparation
30 $440 FCE/CAE: 17 Mar - 6 Jun; 22 Sept - 12 Dec
CPE: 24 Mar - 13 Jun; 15 Sep - 5 Dec

Course price includes: course book, English language activities and workshops, welcome activity, internet access.

Residence The Monastery $ per week
Single Room
En-suite Bathroom
Twin Room
En-suite Bathroom

Note: Twin room is only available to 2 students booking together.

Homestay $ per week
Single Room, Half Board $365
Single Room, Breakfast only $325
Twin Room, Half Board $310

Note: Twin room is only available to 2 students booking together.

  • Registration fee $150
  • Accommodation placement fee $100
  • Duty fee $200
  • Homestay high season supplement (1st Jun - 30th Sep) $40 per week
  • Visa document courier fee $150

Airport Transfer
  • San Francisco International Airport $140*
  • one way per person
  • *Additional $50 is charged for flights arriving or departing between 10pm & 7am

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