Discovery Summer Shrewsbury, UK
11-16 years old
Weekly hours: 21
Shrewsbury's academic program consists of 21 hours of courses each week. English Skills, Global Minds workshops, and mentorship are among the topics covered. The maximum number of students in each class is 12.
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Shrewsbury is well-known as a traditional independent school. It was founded in 1552 and has Charles Darwin amongst its famous 'old boys'. It is situated across the River Severn from the lively market town of Shrewsbury. Manchester and Birmingham airports are approximately 1.5 hours by road; London Heathrow 3-4 hours.
It has an impressive campus with both traditional and modern buildings. The school's impressive sporting facilities include sports pitches, an astroturf, tennis, squash and fives courts, an indoor sports hall and a 25m 6-lane swimming pool. There are large IT suites, an art studio and a theatre.
-All tuition and teaching materials
-Student folder, academic report, DS certificate and course photo
-DS reusable water bottle
-Participation of resident English Student Hosts
-Full board residential accommodation
-Transport and entry fees on all excursions
-Varied daily programme to cater for all interests and abilities
-Close supervision by our resident staff
-Personal laundry for machine washable clothes
-Medical and Travel Insurance (see Terms & Conditions)
-Airport transfers on published arrival/depart ure days for flights scheduled to arrive/depart between 09.00-16.00 from/to: Heathrow, Manchester or Birmingham airports
-Accommodation in traditional or modern boarding houses, with 1-5 bedded rooms, some with private bathrooms
-Common areas on campus with TVs, DVD players, pool tables, and table tennis
-Full board provided
-WiFi available during certain hours
-One full day and one half-day trip each week
-Weekly house nights
2 excursions per week e.g. Liverpool (Beatles and World museums), Birmingham (Art Gallery, canal walk, Bullring shopping), Chester Zoo, Drayton Manor Theme Park.
Airport transfers on published arrival/depart ure days for flights scheduled to arrive/depart between 09.00-16.00 from/to: Heathrow, Manchester or Birmingham airports
We offer a professional and friendly 'Meet and Greet' service.
Airport transfers by coach or taxi are included in the fees on published arrival and departure dates for flights scheduled to arrive/depart between 09.00 and 16.00 hours from/to specific airports (see below).
Once you have collected your luggage you will come out of the Customs Hall and see one of our airport representatives, holding the school sign with your name. Coaches/taxis leave at regular intervals to take you to your centre. On departure, we check you onto your flight and see you through to departures.
**In exceptional circumstances, in order to place students at their correct level, maximum class size may be exceeeded
On arrival, you'll be given a written and oral test and placed into an English Skills class appropriate for your age and level Improve core skills, technical accuracy and enhance spoken fluency through engaging and collaborative sessions e.g. Life in a British School - research famous British Schools and design your own!
In these fun, task based sessions, you'll explore new topic areas. Learn through researching, discussing, collaborating and creating Workshop topics vary week to week e.g. Book Design, Drama, Discovering Darwin, Engineering, Journalism, Video Blogs, Visual Poetry! Choose a Workshop (on arrival) that interests you!
Takes you out of the classroom and teaches you new skills in English e.g. explore British history in Shrewsbury town, interview local residents
Transfers for those arriving/departing outside our free scheduled times on arrival/departure dates at the airports specified above
Courier fee (e.g. for visa invitation letter), if required, £50.
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