Woodcote, Oratory School
Summer Vacation Courses England and Scotland

Oratory School

A renowned catholic boarding school founded in 1859, surrounded by green meadows and a splendid garden.

Age Range

9 - 15



Duration of Stay

15 Days / 14 Nights

Courses start

5/19 July


in most areas


Located in the region of South Oxfordshire, on the banks of the River Thames, the village of Woodcote is within easy reach of major towns such as Reading and Oxford and just over 1 hour from London.


The Oratory School is a renowned Catholic boarding school founded in 1859. Surrounded by green lawns and boasting a beautiful garden, it is just a 10-minute walk from the village of Woodcote and a 20-minute bus ride from Reading. It has a spacious canteen with stained glass windows and classrooms equipped with the latest teaching resources.

Language Course

The course includes 20 lessons per week of 45 minutes in standard classes of max 16 students, with lessons alternating between the morning and the afternoon.


Accommodation is provided in “houses” in single, double and quadruple rooms equipped with a sink and shared bathrooms, one for every four students.

Each building has a large common room equipped with a TV and also a laundry. On arrival, students must pay a security deposit required by the school of £ 20/€ 30. 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.

Sports Equipment

Facilities include a multipurpose Gym, football pitches, golf, basketball, tennis and an indoor swimming pool.

Free Time and Activities

  • 2 full day excursions:
    London including a walking tour and Thames river cruise, Oxford including a walking tour and admission to Christ Church College.
  • 4 Half day excursions:
    Windsor including admission to the castle, Winchester including a walking tour, Reading including a shopping centre visit and walking tour of Henley on Thames and Marlow.
  • Afternoon and evening activities

This programme may change for organisational reasons.

Where is it?


In order to get a quotation about this centre please contact: london@masterstudiesltd.com

Other Locations in England and Scotland