Ashford School

Concorde International Summer Schools

Ashford School
One of the Top 5 boarding schools in the UK!

For students aged -

Location

AshfordAshford School, East Hill,
Ashford, Kent TN24 8PB

  • Traditional English boarding school near Canterbury
  • Safe, enclosed campus in the heart of the town
  • Two-minute walk from Ashford high street
  • Four-minute walk from Ashford bus station
  • Eight-minute walk from Ashford International train station
  • Twenty-minute drive from Canterbury or Dover
  • Excellent train links to Canterbury, London & Europe

Accommodation

Ashford accommodation
Ashford accommodation

  • 120 Homestay beds, voted best accommodation 2011 & 2012
  • 150 residential beds in 4 houses on secure campus
  • Separate houses for girls and boys with 1, 2 or 3 beds per room
  • Large common rooms in each house for free time
  • Residences recently refurbished to a high standard
  • Full board catering with excellent dining hall
  • Caters for individual students and large groups

Facilities

Ashford centre details

  • 20 classrooms, each with whiteboard, CD, DVD & TV
  • Large hall for performances and activities
  • Extensive playing fields and Astroturf
  • Tennis courts, sports hall & indoor swimming pool
  • Large dining hall with established summer school menu
  • Excellent IT facilities and computer room
  • Comfortable common rooms for residential students

Ashford School

Academic Programme

Ashford Teacher Information

  • 20 hours of lessons each week
  • English in Action project work and performances
  • Focus on the four skills; phonology; grammar; British culture
  • Caters for individual students and groups
  • Good mix of nationalities in the classroom

Activities & Excursions

  • 1 full-day excursion per week to London, Cambridge or Brighton
  • 1 half-day excursion per week including Canterbury
  • Football, tennis, volleyball, basketball, cricket, badminton
  • Swimming (indoor pool on campus)
  • Arts & crafts, drama & dance
  • Local visits to McArthur Glenn Shopping Village, AMF Bowling, Ashford town centre
  • ‘Breakfast-to-bedtime’ residential programme, 7 days a week
  • Two evening activities per week for Homestay students including transport home

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