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Discovery Summer English Plus Multi Activity Program in Shrewsbury

Dates and Tuition

Please check the course dates carefully as each course's schedule and holidays may be different.

Weekly course hours – 21

Age Range - 11-16 yrs

Session DatesDuration
7/5/20237/19/2023
2 weeks
7/5/20237/26/2023
3 weeks
7/5/20238/2/2023
4 weeks

Course Description

Shrewsbury was founded in 1552 and is a well-known traditional independent school. Former prominent alumni include scientist Charles Darwin and actor/comedian Michael Palin. It is located across the Severn River from Shrewsbury, a bustling market town. By car, Manchester and Birmingham airports are 1.5 hours away; London Heathrow is 3-4 hours away.

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.

English Skills

You'll be given a written and spoken exam when you arrive, and you'll be put in an English Skills class that's appropriate for your age and level. Through interesting and interactive lessons, you will improve fundamental skills, technical precision, and spoken fluency. Juniors research and create some of the world's most bizarre homes. Teens will investigate and compare which nations are officially the happiest in the world, as well as why they are the happiest.

Workshops in English

You'll learn about new topics in these engaging, task-based lessons. Learn through conducting research, debating, collaborating, and creating. The themes of the workshops change from week to week, for example. Book design, drama, Darwin's Discovery, engineering, journalism, video blogs, and visual poetry are just a few of the subjects covered in this course. Students select a Workshop that interests them when they arrive.

Activities Offered

  • Arts & crafts
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Ceilidh
  • Circus skills/Magic
  • Cooking
  • Cricket
  • Dance
  • Disco/karaoke
  • Dodgeball
  • Drama
  • Film making
  • Football
  • Geocaching (GPS treasure hunt)
  • Lacrosse
  • Netball
  • Photography
  • Softball
  • Squash
  • Survival skills
  • Swimming
  • Table tennis
  • Tag rugby
  • Tennis
  • Unihoc
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga

Food and Accommodation

Traditional and modern boarding houses with 1-5 bedded rooms may be found in Shrewsbury. Some of the girls' rooms feature private bathrooms. There are common areas on campus with TVs, DVD players, pool tables, and table tennis. Our resident staff provides close supervision, and full board is provided. WiFi is available during certain hours.

Campus facilities

Shrewsbury features a beautiful campus that includes both classic and modern architecture. IT suites, a music school, and a huge leisure space are available for study and recreation. Numerous football pitches,, tennis, squash, and fives courts, an indoor sports hall, and a 25m 6-lane swimming pool are among the school's remarkable athletic facilities.

Outside trips

The program includes one full day and one half-day trip every week. Birmingham (Art Gallery, Canal Walk, Bullring Shopping), Chester Zoo, Drayton Manor Theme Park, and Liverpool have all been visited previously. Weekly house nights provide you the opportunity to socialize with new people or participate in conversation clubs.

Transportation

The camp's 'Meet & Greet' service is professional and polite. When you exit the Customs Hall with your bags, you will find one of the airport representatives carrying a Discovery Summer sign with your name on it. Coaches/taxis will pick you up at regular intervals and transport you to your destination. They will also check you onto your aircraft and accompany you to departures.

On specified arrival and departure dates, airport transfers by coach or taxi are included in the fees for flights scheduled to arrive or depart between 09.00 and 15.00 hours from/to Heathrow, Birmingham, and Manchester airports.

Private transportation (at an additional cost) can be arranged at any time and from any airport. This is only required if your flight arrives or departs outside of our free transfer window of 9:00 a.m. to 15:00 p.m. on the scheduled arrival/departure dates. The fee is GBP 280 to Shrewsbury from Heathrow, GBP 140 from Birmingham, GBP 150 from Manchester. Prices for rides to and from Gatwick are available upon request.

Included in the fees

  • 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
  • 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

Session Dates

Any course for a student under the age of 18 includes a transportation option.
Our packages are designed to be all-inclusive. We will contact you after checkout with info of exact items included.

SessionStartEndDurationPrice
English and Multi-activity ...7/5/20237/19/20232 weeks£3,320.00
English and Multi-activity ...7/5/20237/26/20233 weeks£4,980.00
English and Multi-activity ...7/5/20238/2/20234 weeks£6,640.00
English and Multi-activity ...7/12/20238/2/20233 weeks£4,980.00
English and Multi-activity ...7/19/20238/2/20232 weeks£3,320.00
English and Multi-activity Program at Shrewsbury Standard 2 Weeks
Start Date7/5/2023
End Date7/19/2023
Duration2 weeks
Price£3,320.00

English and Multi-activity Program at Shrewsbury Standard 3 Weeks
Start Date7/5/2023
End Date7/26/2023
Duration3 weeks
Price£4,980.00

English and Multi-activity Program at Shrewsbury Standard 4 Weeks
Start Date7/5/2023
End Date8/2/2023
Duration4 weeks
Price£6,640.00

English and Multi-activity Program at Shrewsbury Standard 3 Weeks
Start Date7/12/2023
End Date8/2/2023
Duration3 weeks
Price£4,980.00

English and Multi-activity Program at Shrewsbury Standard 2 Weeks
Start Date7/19/2023
End Date8/2/2023
Duration2 weeks
Price£3,320.00
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