Kings Young Learners summer course

study English, play sports and see the UK

group of students on grass

English language

Training

Learn English at a traditional British Boarding School.

Boys on a Race Track

Activities

Team games and outdoor activities

plus options for horse riding, tennis and performing arts

Sightseeing

See the UK

Visit local attractions

available at Caterham School and Downside School

Caterham School

The prestigious Caterham School overlooks the Surrey Hills and is only 18 miles from central London and 16 miles from Gatwick airport.

Downside School

Downside School is one of the oldest and most prestigious private schools in the country. It occupies a beautiful 500-acre estate at the foot of the Mendip Hills and offers excellent facilities. The centre is ideally situated just 30 minutes south of the city of Bath, in Somerset, and three hours from London.

Accommodation

Accommodation is provided in a mix of single and twin rooms with some triple rooms also available. With separate male and female accommodation and bathrooms are shared between 4-6 students. Laundry is available onsite and free of charge.

summer course fees and dates

Caterham £990 pw

What is included?

  • Available at Caterham & Downside

  • 15 hours of English lessons per week

  • Day time sports and activities programme, with a choice of at least 2 activities per session

  • Full programme of evening activities

  • 2 – 3 excursions per week

  • Full-board residential accommodation

  • Welcome party and orientation

  • Placement test and regular progress tests

  • End-of-course certificate

  • 24-hour supervision from trained staff

  • Internet access

  • School bank service

Caterham: 6th July – 10th August (w/c 13th July is fully booked)

Caterham ages: - 10 – 17 Downside ages: 8 – 12 & 13 – 17

  • 2 to 4 week courses available

summer course + tennis - Downside School

£1,115 per week plus £85 registration fee

What is included?

  • 15 hours of English language classes

  • 6 hours of tennis

  • A professional tennis coach helps your child with ball skills, serving, developing match play techniques, skills and fitness. This takes place on site.

6th July – 17th August

8 – 12 and 13 – 17

  • 2 to 4 week courses available

summer course + horse riding - Downside School

£1,235 pw plus £85 registration fee

What is included?

  • 15 hours of English language classes

  • 6 hours of horse riding (twice a week for 3 hours)

  • Your child will receive tuition at a local approved stable in walking, trotting, cantering, jumping, hacking and horse management (according to level).

6th July – 17th August

8 – 12, 13 – 17

  • 2 to 4 week courses available

summer course + performing arts - Caterham School

£1,035 pw plus £85 registration fee

What is included?

  • 15 hours of English language classes

  • 9 hours of performing arts (6 sessions of 1.5 hours) classes

  • This course is designed to give students the opportunity to improve their English skills whilst learning and practising specialist skills in performing arts.

  • Students will prepare and perform a short musical or play in front of the school.

  • They will take on the roles of writer, director, costume designer, sound engineer and actor, and be responsible for writing the script and rehearsing.

6th – 20th July 20th July – 3rd August

12 – 17

  • 2 week courses are available

summer course + Harry Potter - Caterham School & Downside School

Caterham £1,105 pw

What is included?

  • 15 hours of English language classes

  • 6 hours of Harry Potter-related activities and learning

  • Classes in magic, wizardry and a study of Harry Potter characters.

  • Harry Potter trail in Oxford, including Christchurch College and the Bodleian library.

  • Harry Potter movie night, a themed disco and quiz

  • A visit to the Harry Potter set at Warner Brothers Studio, London.

Caterham: 6th - 20th July or 20th July – 3rd August

Caterham ages: 12 – 17 Downside ages: 8 – 12, 13 – 17

  • 2 week courses are available