AES Academic Language Institute

ALI 2016

The Academic Language Institute @ AES

Registration opens in Summer 2019. Dates and more information to follow soon. Waitlisted students will be accommodated as space allows. We will continue to take new registrations as long as space is available.

Apply early to ensure a place for your child!

Session 1:
June 4-15
Session 2:
June 18-29
Primary (ages 4-6; 7–11) Morning Session 8:30-11:30 am 8:30-11:30 am
Primary (ages 4-6; 7-11) Afternoon Session 12:30-3:30 pm 12:30-3:30 pm
Secondary (ages 12-17) Morning Session 8:30-11:30 am 8:30-11:30 am
Secondary (ages 12-17) Afternoon Session  12:30-3:30 pm 12:30-3:30 pm

For more information, e-mail Jennifer Henderson, ALI Co-Director, at

Why Choose ALI@AES?

Your student will receive excellent academic English-language instruction offered by highly-qualified, experienced AES instructors on the beautiful American Embassy School campus in New Delhi. The program provides access to top-quality facilities and the curriculum is fully in line with the AES Mission:  The American Embassy School provides a balanced education defined by a joyful pursuit of excellence in academics, athletics, arts and service. We enable each student to be an inspired lifelong learner and a responsible, compassionate global citizens

At the Academic Language Institute (ALI), your child will benefit from:

  • Academic English instruction taught across multiple disciplines (math, science, language arts and social studies)
  • Instruction from a team of highly-qualified educators selected from AES faculty
  • Grade level and age-appropriate programs specific to the language needs of Primary and Secondary students

Who this program is for:

  • Students who are new to English language learning
  • Students who are in need of language enrichment
  • Current EAL students who want to maintain their English level over the summer

Fees: ALI@AES cost is USD $500 per child per session block

(a two-week, half-day session (MondayFriday, total 10 days).

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AES Academic Language Institute Leadership

Fraizer, CathyDr. Catherine Frazier, Director of the AES Academic Language Institute and EAL faculty at AES high school. Dr Frazier is responsible for AES ALI curriculum and program design. She holds a PhD in Socio-Anthropology and Multicultural Education and two Master’s Degrees (MATESL, MATL) in teaching English to speakers of other languages.


Henderson, Jennifer (1)

Jennifer Henderson, Co-Director of the AES Academic Language Institute and Middle School EAL teacher at AES. Jennifer Henderson is responsible for logistics and on-site coordination of the summer program. She holds a Master’s Degree in EAL as well as a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology.