About Us


IH New York and IH Boston are members of the International House World Organization. International House World Organization (IHWO) is one of the largest groups of language schools in the world, and has been teaching English and 25 modern languages worldwide since 1953. IHWO is a network of language schools worldwide that are committed to implementing high standards of quality and innovation in education and training.


Make new friends at IH Boston

IH New York and IH Boston specialize in intensive language study holidays for young learners. We offer our students the chance to not only study English, but also see two of the most exciting cities in the world. Combined, our dedicated staff have many years of experience offering the best learning experience a teenager could ask for. All of our teachers are University of Cambridge CELTA-certified, and have been security checked and specially trained to work with teenagers. They are fun, energetic, helpful, and committed to making your vacation something you will never forget.


Our New York Central campus is located at Fordham University, in New York City, while our New York Classic College Campus is located at Concordia College, in Westchester County, to the north of New York City. IH Boston’s fantasic central location is at Wheelock College in the Fenway District of Boston, steps away from the Charles River.


Come and see the sights with IH New York

IH New York was founded by Ryan Horsnail and Tasha Hacker, two very experienced and motivated teachers.  At our main center, located in Chelsea in the heart of Manhattan, we offer a variety of English courses for adults, including General English, Business English, and Cambridge test preparation. We pride ourselves on promoting high standards and a professional environment when it comes to teaching, and this can be seen every day in our classrooms. Visit the IH New York website for more information about our school and programs for adults.


IH Boston’s year-round home is in Fanueil Hall in the heart of Boston’s old town. Based in a building that is older than the USA, we are found in the real tourist center of the city – in America’s answer to London’s Covent Garden. We have fantastic English courses for adults running year-round, specializing in Business English and exam preparation. Visit the IH Boston website to find out more.