8 - 17
Duration of Stay
15 Days / 14 nights
in most areas
In this Centre
Reading, the capital of the county of Berkshire, is a major shopping and industrial centre. Well connected to London by rail (only 25 minutes away) and the M4 motorway, it is also home to a famous university of the same name. The towns of Oxford, Windsor, Bath
Queen Anne’s School, founded in 1698, is a boarding school based in Caversham, a mile from Reading city centre. Occupying 35 acres just north of the River Thames, the grounds combine green open spaces and traditional Victorian architecture with new and contemporary buildings to provide cutting-edge classroom and canteen facilities.
The course includes 15 lessons per week of 60 minutes in standard classes of max 16 students, with lessons alternating between the morning and the afternoon.
Is provided in standard double, triple or quadruple rooms with shared bathrooms. On arrival, students must pay a security deposit required by the school of £25/ €25. The deposit will be returned at the time of departure unless the college needs to deduct payment for reasons stated in the school regulations. The college does not provide towels.
Facilities include an indoor pool, tennis courts, a multipurpose gym, dance & drama studio and outdoor playing fields.
Free Time and Activities
- 3 full day excursions:
Oxford including Christ College, London including the London Eye and walking tour, London including a visit to the Cutty Sark and the Royal Observatory.
- 2 half day excursions:
Windsor including a visit to the castle and Reading including admission to a museum.
- Afternoon and evening activities.
This programme may change for organisational reasons.
Where is it?
Included in the price
The PCTO course includes an 18-hour English business programme designed to provide students with a detailed picture of the business sector with case studies, roleplaying and business skills development. On three afternoons a week, workshops run to develop skills such as:
- CV writing,
- applying for a job
- interview techniques lessons.
There is also a company visit. At the end of the stay, PCTO hours are certified along with language proficiency.
Included in the price
Choices regarding the following options must be received by our offices no later than 15 May. Students not indicating a preference will take part in the standard program. Courses start with a minimum number of 10 participants.
- Dance: 3 dance lessons per week each lasting 3 hours.
- Drama: 3 Theatre lessons per week each lasting 3 hours.
- Intensive English: 3 extra English lessons each lasting 3 hours.
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