St Edmund’s College Summer School
Located on a beautiful 400-acre site in the countryside near London, St Edmund’s College is England’s oldest Catholic school, founded in 1568. Today it provides a Catholic education to over 800 students from all faiths and denominations, both from the UK and worldwide. Situated between London and Cambridge, the College is easily accessible by road and rail, and is conveniently situated for transfers from London Stansted and London Heathrow Airports.
Facilities and resources
As well as the impressive historical façade of the main building, which resembles a large stately home, the College boasts excellent teaching and sports facilities including: state-of-the-art ICT suites, a recently refurbished library, art and design technology workshops, a large sports hall, a floodlit all-weather sports pitch, tennis courts and an indoor swimming pool.
Summer School course details
Discover excellence at the UK’s top-ranking summer school. Courses run for either three or six weeks in July and August for international students aged 11–17 years. Booking opens in January.
The course is residential, with a full academic and leisure programme. Over 30 nationalities participate each year including native speakers. The academic programme provides 20 hours of classroom teaching per week for all students and six educational visits per course. There is also the opportunity to take City & Guilds Secure English Language Tests at B1 Threshold Level to C2 Expert Level. The ETOS (English Through Other Subjects) programme offers the opportunity to learn something new in English, for example digital art, drama, Shakespeare, ceramics or horse riding.
Students share twin study-bedrooms with a child of a similar age but different mother tongue. Girls and boys live separately in different parts of the school. There are shared common rooms with TV, DVD and games facilities. Shared bathrooms, kitchens and telephones are located close by.
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