Welcome to SGIC!
We are pleased that you have come to visit our website and take a look at our school. We hope that you will find the information you need to answer all of your questions about our campuses, programs, teachers, school activities, approach to learning and more! There is so much going on at our schools every day and we would love to share that experience with you.
Our students come from all over the world to immerse themselves in Canadian culture and improve their English and we make it our personal mission to ensure that the memories they take home from their time here will last a lifetime.
We understand that in today’s world English is an important language and that’s why many students come to us to improve all aspects of their English ability. Essentially, we are here to help students build a better future for themselves. As a proud member of Languages Canada, SGIC meets all industry standards for ESL schools. You can be sure that SGIC’s teaching and administrative staff take your education seriously. The whole team here at SGIC, from our teachers to staff and even fellow students, work together to make this a great school where learning is fun and your dreams can come true.
So have a look around here, and then come and visit us in person at one of our schools and you will see for yourself what makes SGIC so special. And don’t forget, if you have any further questions don’t hesitate to ask because we’re always here to help!
The home placement program is available for all sessions. Home placement promotes friendship and cross-cultural communication and is a great way for you to improve your English while experiencing Canadian living.
Students will be matched with Canadian hosts based on your requests. Hosts will provide three meals a day, as well as a comfortable room with a bed, desk and other furnishings.
All homes are in close proximity to a TTC subway station – our efficient and safe transit system.
Conhecer e respeitar as diferenças culturais? Ganhar o mundo por si só e abrir caminhos para uma carreira futura, maturidade e independencia pessoal? Se a resposta é sim, voce já deu o primeiro passo para participar de um programa de intercambio.
SGIC General English (ESL)
Upon registration, new students do an oral and written assessment test in order to be placed in an ESL class which corresponds to their level of English. Each session is in two parts which last for 8 weeks in total. Students who obtain 70% or higher over their 8 weeks of ESL classes will be able to move on to the next level. After passing Intermediate 3, students are entitled to apply for the diploma courses.
ESL LEVELS 1-7
Fast-Track Beginner Program : Basic 1,2,3
Dynamic English Program : Intermediate 1,2,3
Academic Advanced Program : Advanced 1
ESL CLASS SCHEDULE
All ESL classes begin at 9 am and finish at 2:45 pm. There are two 10-minute breaks and a 45-minute lunch. ESL classes are divided into 4 periods.
* Advanced classes focus on writing and speaking in an academic framework.
There is a test given once a month and several quizzes throughout the course. Note that on test days, students are released earlier than the regular schedule.
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