Academic Summer, Sidcot School 7 -17 years

study English, play sports and see the UK

group of students on grass

English language


Learn English at a traditional British Boarding School.

Boys on a Race Track


Sports and activitites

Play sports and take part in activities with new friends from all over the world.

A Student Sightseeing in London


See the UK

Go sightseeing and visit famous cities across the UK.

Academic Summer at Sidcot School for students aged 7 - 17

A Student in a School Corridor

Sidcot School

Sidcot School is a traditional boarding school on a beautiful campus. The school’s facilities include an art centre, swimming pool, sports hall, tennis courts, sports fields, a dining hall and a coffee shop.

Location - Bristol

Sidcot School is in the South-West of England, only 10 minutes by car from Bristol Airport and 30 minutes from the centre of Bristol. London is only an hour away from Bristol on the train. Sidcot School is in a beautiful, safe, and rural location, and has outstanding facilities. 

The Academic Programme

The programme, which is 30 hours a week, prepares students for GCSE, A-Level, and IB study. Students study four subjects each week, and choose these subjects based on individual needs and interests. Lessons include a mixture of theory and practical, including field trips to the local areas of Bath and Bristol, or the London museums.


The programme includes sports, evening activities and weekend trips to complement the academic programme and to encourage social interaction in English.


Sidcot School has separate boy's and girl's houses boarding accommodation on the school campus. If you are over the age of 16, you can request a single room.

fees and dates

Fees and included features

Weekly fee £1,550

  • 30 hours academic preparation per week

  • Teaching materials

  • Full board accommodation Laundry

  • Insurance

  • Activities

  • Trips

  • Transfers at cost


Sunday 7th July to Sunday 18th August 2024

  • Minimum 1 week stay

watch a typical day at Sidcot School in the Summer.


“I really enjoyed my stay at Academic Summer. It was great opportunity for me to be here and to get to know foreign friends. I would like to come next year as there are still some lessons I have not tried yet.”
Xiaomin, 13, China