Surviving Sushi!

This week in the Survival English afternoon class the topic was ‘Food and Restaurants’. Sticking to the theme, we decided to speak about types of food that we haven’t tried before and sushi was a hot topic! A group of fearless students said that they would definitely try it if the … Read more

Intermediate Class Presentations

Today one of the Intermediate classes had to do research on the internet and give mini presentations in class. The topic was shocking stories, scandals and rumours about celebrities that are featured in the press at the moment. Students had 30 minutes to research and gather as much juicy information … Read more

IELTS Students Say Goodbye

Students Avelino, Siriana & Altino said goodbye to their IELTS teacher Tonia, as their lessons came to an end on 24 August and they wrote the IELTS exam on 25 August. They gave Tonia beautiful flowers, a present and wrote heartwarming letters of thanks: ” You are one of the best teachers t … Read more

EC City Tours

Every Tuesday new students accompany a teacher on a city tour to find out more about Cape Town, places of interest and where to find nearby doctors, the post office, banks and more! All students are welcome to join the City Walk every Tuesday from 15h15-16h30 Check out some pictures from recent city … Read more

3 Day Safari & Bungee Tour ~ 31 Aug- 2 Sept

Join this fantastic ‘Spring Special’ Garden Route tour where you stop to bungee-jump, do a game drive/ safari, go on an adventure tour through the Cango Caves and much more! Day 1 ǀ Overberg, Garden Route, Myoli Beach We leave the mother city behind and head east along the N2 past Swelle … Read more

Football League Comes To An End

We arrived at the football field 2nd in the league- whether we would win would be decided after 2 games were played. Unfortunately our opponents for our last game did not pitch which meant that we claimed the points however we waited nervously for the outcome of the 2nd game, as this would determine … Read more

What is Nicoletta reading?

” An Angel Set me Free” by Dorothy Chitty It’s an incredible collection of true stories about how our guardian angels are always there to protect and comfort us from the other side. A truly inspiring read. Available on for approx. $7. Also available for Kindles – N … Read more

Exit Tests

If you have been studying at EC for 8 weeks or longer and your course is about to finish, you will be asked to sit an Exit Test by the Director of Studies, Nicoletta. The Exit Test consists of Reading and Writing, Use of English and Listening and is an excellent way for you to see exactly how much y … Read more

IELTS Workshop Feedback

We received some great feedback from candidates who attended our IELTS workshop on 18 August. Here’s what some candidates had to say: “I found the course very helpful and it will definitely benefit me with the exam I’ll be writing. The tips are the most important aspects which I have gained to … Read more