10 - 16
Duration of Stay
15 Days / 14 Nights
in most areas
Uppingham is a pretty town in the countyof Rutland, just 2 hours from London andnot far from Nottingham and Birmingham. It is known as a “market town” thanks toits large square that since the 14th centuryhas been home to the town’s market. The town is also famous for its boardingschools and the church of St Peter andPaul which dates to the 14th century.
The school is a typical independent Britishboarding school founded in 1584. A guaranteeof safety and tranquillity for young children, it ischaracterized by its combination of ancient andmodern buildings immersed in an idyllic greenlandscape. It is also just a short walk from thetown centre.
The course includes 15 hours per week in standardclasses of max 16 students. The school programmefocuses mainly on sport and is a perfect combinationof language study, culture, sports and leisure activities.
The course options focus on football, tennis, danceand athletics (chosen during the registration process)and are all run by professionals.
- FOOTBALL: minimum 14 students
- TENNIS: minimum 8 students
- DANCE: minimum 8 students
- ATLETICS: minimum 8 students
The accommodation is divided into “boarding houses” each of which has a small kitchen.
Rooms are single, double, triple or multi-bed withshared bathrooms, one for every five students.
It has playing fields, tennis courts, rugby and footballpitches and a swimming pool.
Free Time and Activities
- 5 full day excursions:
Stratford Upon Avon including admission to Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Cambridge including admission to a college, Leicester including the National Space Centre, Lincoln with admission to the castle, London including admission to the Wimbledon Museum/National Centre for Circus Arts/Pineapple Studios/London Football Stadium depending on the chosen sport.
- Afternoon and evening activities
Organised in college in line with the chosen sport.
This programme may change for organisational reasons.
Where is it?
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