King's School Campus (13-17), Language School in Canterbury

From 1510.- EUR
1590.- USD
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The school

Levels
Elementary to Advanced
School size
M
Accommodations
Residence
Options available
Tennis, Fencing
Camp start dates
06.07 / 13.07 / 20.07 / 27.07 / 03.08.2020
Wifi
WiFi is free

The students

Ages
13 - 17 years
Nationality mix
China, Italy, Russia, etc..

Our partner school for teenagers from 13-17 years old is located in a pretty and safe area around the cathedral, in an impressive medieval building equipped with modern, bright and well-equipped classrooms. You'll learn English in this historical building in the centre of the old town of Canterbury, famous in British literature! After classes, you can meet your new friends to hang out and chat in the common room. This safe campus is ideal for younger students or for those who are having their first experience of a summer course abroad.

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Included in the price

  • Language course
  • Course material 
  • Diploma or certificate
  • Travel documents
  • School bus service
  • Accommodation, full board
  • Activity programme
  • Excursions programme
  • Supervision by English-speaking group leaders

Standard english programme (residence) (13-17 years)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 1 - 5 week(s)
1 week From 1510.- EUR
(1590.- USD)
Lessons
20 of 50 minutes
Course duration
1 - 5 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 12
Minimum age
13 years
Schedule
09:00-13:00
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.

After having sat an evaluation test, you are divided up into classes corresponding to your language level. The classes normally take place every morning from Monday to Saturday, with of 20 lessons of 50 minutes per week. Thursdays are reserved for a full-day excursion. The school guarantees reduced student numbers with a maximum of 12 students in each class, ideal for making fast progress! You will not only learn grammar and vocabulary, but will of course practise communication by speaking English and feeling increasingly more at ease. At the end of your stay, you receive a certificate which will attest to the language level reached.

Course info
Week(s)
1
1590 USD
2
3100 USD
3
4650 USD
4
6040 USD
5
7430 USD
USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.95   (Not-binding exchange rate)

Extras

Accommodation deposit (residence) (to be paid on site) 80 GBP

Options

PLUS tennis, 5 lessons/week (per week) 150 USD
PLUS fencing, 5 lessons/week (per week) 200 USD
Airport transfer from/to Gatwick (pick-up and drop-off) 250 USD
Airport transfer from/to Heathrow (pick-up and drop-off) 300 USD
UM (unaccompanied minor) service (pick-up and drop-off) 130 USD
Transfer supplement
on others days than Sundays, one way
130 USD
Starting dates 1 wk
06.07 / 13.07 / 20.07 / 27.07 / 03.08.2020
Starting dates 2 wk
06.07 / 13.07 / 20.07 / 27.07.2020
Starting dates 3 wk
06.07 / 13.07 / 20.07.2020
Starting dates 4 wk
06.07 / 13.07.2020
Starting dates 5 wk
06.07.2020

Arrival day: Sunday
Departure day: Sunday

English + tennis programme (residence) (13-17 years)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 1 - 5 week(s)
1 week From 1652.- EUR
(1740.- USD)
Lessons
General (group): 20 of 50 minutes
+ Tennis: 5 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 5 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 12
Minimum age
13 years
Schedule
General (group): 09:00-13:00
Tennis: To be defined
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
Week(s)
1
1740 USD
2
3400 USD
3
5100 USD
4
6640 USD
5
8180 USD
USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.95   (Not-binding exchange rate)

Extras

Accommodation deposit (residence) (to be paid on site) 80 GBP

Options

Airport transfer from/to Gatwick (pick-up and drop-off) 250 USD
Airport transfer from/to Heathrow (pick-up and drop-off) 300 USD
UM (unaccompanied minor) service (pick-up and drop-off) 130 USD
Transfer supplement
on others days than Sundays, one way
130 USD
Starting dates 1 wk
06.07 / 13.07 / 20.07 / 27.07 / 03.08.2020
Starting dates 2 wk
06.07 / 13.07 / 20.07 / 27.07.2020
Starting dates 3 wk
06.07 / 13.07 / 20.07.2020
Starting dates 4 wk
06.07 / 13.07.2020
Starting dates 5 wk
06.07.2020

Arrival day: Sunday
Departure day: Sunday

English + fencing programme (residence) (13-17 years)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 1 - 5 week(s)
1 week From 1699.- EUR
(1790.- USD)
Lessons
General (group): 20 of 50 minutes
+ Fencing: 5 of 50 minutes
Course duration
1 - 5 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 12
Minimum age
13 years
Schedule
General (group): 09:00-13:00
Fencing: To be defined
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
Week(s)
1
1790 USD
2
3500 USD
3
5250 USD
4
6840 USD
5
8430 USD
USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.95   (Not-binding exchange rate)

Extras

Accommodation deposit (residence) (to be paid on site) 80 GBP

Options

Airport transfer from/to Gatwick (pick-up and drop-off) 250 USD
Airport transfer from/to Heathrow (pick-up and drop-off) 300 USD
UM (unaccompanied minor) service (pick-up and drop-off) 130 USD
Transfer supplement
on others days than Sundays, one way
130 USD
Starting dates 1 wk
06.07 / 13.07 / 20.07 / 27.07 / 03.08.2020
Starting dates 2 wk
06.07 / 13.07 / 20.07 / 27.07.2020
Starting dates 3 wk
06.07 / 13.07 / 20.07.2020
Starting dates 4 wk
06.07 / 13.07.2020
Starting dates 5 wk
06.07.2020

Arrival day: Sunday
Departure day: Sunday

100% authentic opinions

These students attended a course in this school through ESL – Language studies abroad and their evaluation has been checked. Students' opinions don't necessarily correspond to those of ESL – Language studies abroad, but reflect the individual experience of those participants. This is meant to provide you with further information about this school.

4.4/5
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51 students gave their opinion about this school

16 years old - France
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16 years old - Spain
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15 years old - Switzerland
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2 weeks, July 2018
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« Die nähe zur Schule und die Offenheit der Leute »
16 years old - Italy
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2 weeks, July 2018
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14 years old - Spain
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Do you think you've made progress?
« Sí, porque para pedir algo tenía que hablar en inglés.Ahora tengo un poco más de fluidez al hablar »
School highlights
« Era un sitio muy bonito. Conocí gente nueva de muchos sitios.Aprendí inglés »
12 years old - Spain
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3 weeks, July 2017
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Do you think you've made progress?
« Creo que sí porque empecé con un nivel muy bajo y ahora lo he mejorado. »
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« Aprender inglés, y convivir con gente tan diversa y que nuestro único punto en común fuera el inglés.Conocer Londres, Oxford... sitios muy chulos »
15 years old - Switzerland
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3 weeks, July – August 2017
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« Sì, ho fatto parecchi progressi. »
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« Viene data molta importanza all'espressione orale. Anche le settimane a tema sono originali. »
15 years old - Spain
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15 years old - Switzerland
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Do you think you've made progress?
« Sì, essendo a contatto con persone provenienti da tutto il mondo ho parlato molto in inglese, perciò credo di avere fatto progressi nel parlato »
16 years old - Italy
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Testimonials

Rayan Seri
Rayan Seri
 Juniors programme (13-17)Canterbury 
Duration: 2 weeks

I went to Canterbury for 2 weeks and I found my language study trip absolutely amazing! I received a very friendly welcome when I arrive on King’s school campus and immediately felt comfortable there. On the campus, you could not get bored! There were volleyball and football pitches, common rooms, and so much more. The activity leaders and teachers were really great! Even though the English accent was quite difficult to understand at first, we came to understand it gradually. I met many people from the whole world and it will remain forever engraved in my heart. During my stay, I built strong ties, which I would never have thought possible within only two weeks. The activities were great, thrilling and very varied. Every morning, we attended courses and they were really good, especially thanks to the teachers and the fabulous classes. Then we had lunch in immense dining halls and the food was delicious. I am very happy that I went to Canterbury and above all, that I chose ESL to organise my trip. I wish I had stayed longer than 2 weeks. It was sad to say goodbye to my friends but I’m trying to keep in touch! I hope to go back there very soon!

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Clara Disaro, France
Clara Disaro, France

“I didn’t want to go to a big city like London, so Canterbury suited me very well. The benefit of learning English in England is improving my pronunciation! I loved exploring cool cities that I’ve never been to before, like Oxford. My favourite activities were the Karaoke night, because it was funny, and the disco, of course! My new friends came from Germany, Spain, Italy and France and I really hope that I will stay in contact with them when we go back home! I would definitely recommend it to my friends and family as it is well organised and I’ve really enjoyed my time here. My advice to my friends who are thinking about coming here is to not always stay with people from your country, and to have friends who finish on the same day, as it’s so sad when we have to say goodbye before my time is up at Canterbury!”

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St Augustine residence
This student residence is located right on campus, just 5 minutes' walk from the course centre. You'll have breakfast, lunch and dinner in one of the two on-site restaurants, except in the case of excursions where you'll receive a packed lunch. Your room will be a single, double or triple with a sink, and bathrooms are shared. A cleaning service is available once a week, and there are vending machines where you can buy snacks. You'll be able to meet your new friends in the lounges, equipped with a TV and comfortable chairs for relaxing. Otherwise, you may prefer to spend time outside on the sports grounds!

After classes, you will meet up with the other students for the activities programme. And in Canterbury, sport is king! It has an important place among the activities proposed every week by the school. You can practise football, basketball, bowling and swimming in order to let of steam after class. Unless you would prefer to enjoy yourself in the disco evenings or participate in the outings dedicated to shopping and visits to local attractions like the boat trip on the Stour River. To complete the programme, every week, two half-day and two full-day excursions give you the chance to discover the neighbouring cities like London, Brighton, Eastbourne or Hastings. With such a programme, you don't risk getting bored with your new international friends!

Sample weekly programme
  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning Arrival and welcome Classes Classes Classes Full day trip to London Classes Classes Brunch
Afternoon Treasure hunt African Drumming Sports Arts and Crafts Canterbury Cathedral Excursion to Leeds Castle
Evening Icebreaker games Mini Olympics Fashion show Chill out night Movie night Barbecue and disco Capture the Flag

PLUS courses:
Tennis:
5 hours per week

Fencing:
5 hours per week

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