Kent College, Canterbury

Concorde International Summer Schools

Kent College, Canterbury

For students aged -


CanterburyKent College, Whitstable Road,
Canterbury, Kent CT2 9DT

  • Traditional English boarding school
  • Safe campus with all accommodation and facilities on site
  • 25-minute walk to Canterbury city centre & shops
  • 20-minute walk to Canterbury West train station with direct links to London and Ashford International


Canterbury accommodation

  • 50 Homestay beds in Whitstable
  • Bus passes and hot lunch included in fees
  • 150 beds in 4 houses for girls and boys in 1, 2, 3 & 4-bed rooms
  • Excellent boarding facilities, most rooms recently refurbished
  • Large common rooms with IT and internet access
  • Excellent dining hall with full board catering to a very high standard
  • Residential staff cannot be guaranteed a single room


Canterbury facilities

  • 20 classrooms, each with whiteboard, CD, DVD & TV
  • Large hall for performances and activities
  • Large sports field in the school grounds
  • Modern sports hall, four lawn tennis courts and Astroturf
  • Spacious common rooms offering pool, table tennis and TV
  • Ideal centre for students who like sports
  • Excellent mix of nationalities and age ranges


Academic Programme

Canterbury centre details
Canterbury centre details

  • 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
  • Dedicated programme for Young Learners (aged 8-11)

Activities & Excursions

Canterbury Activities

  • 1 full-day excursion per week (but 3 excursions in a 2-week stay)
  • Local visits include Canterbury Cathedral and river tour
  • Football, tennis, volleyball, basketball, badminton & table tennis
  • Arts & crafts, drama & dance
  • Small farm including ‘Pets Corner’ for younger children
  • ‘Breakfast-to-bedtime’ residential programme, 7 days a week
  • Two evening activities per week for Homestay students including transport home
  • Ideal centre for younger children



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