Ashford Junior English Summer School

A traditional English boarding school near Canterbury

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

Who this is forResidential : students aged 8-17 years old
Start dates8th July to 12th August 2018, Sunday arrivals
EnrolmentEnrolment form (pdf)
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This is an exciting programme for younger students aged 8-13 years to enjoy lots of activities and mix with English children during the summer.

Who this is forResidential : students aged 8-13 years old
Start dates22nd July to 12th August 2018, Sunday arrivals
EnrolmentEnrolment form (pdf)

There are no English Language lessons included in this programme, only activities.

Children will mix with the international Summer School students for evening and weekend activities and excursions as well as in the school residence.

We have an excellent staff to student ratio for this age range and the professional coaches and trainers are all experienced and qualified for their sports or activities.

Activities include:

  • Arts and crafts
  • Sports
  • Trampolining
  • Swimming
  • Team games

We are happy to welcome individual students and large groups with many returning each summer. Your students will love their English holiday experience here.

  • Easy access from airports, London and Continental Europe
  • Busy English town with lots of shopping and cultural activities
  • Easy excursion travel to Canterbury, Dover and London
  • Cool Designer Outlet Retail complex with high brand fashions
  • Recently voted in the top 5 UK Boarding Schools
  • Safe, enclosed campus in the heart of the town
  • 4 minute walk from Ashford bus station
  • 8 minute walk from Eurostar International train station, for direct arrivals from France and Belgium
  • High Speed train - 37 minutes to London, 20 minutes to Canterbury

Students participate in a variety of activities at school including:

  • Multi-sports - swimming, basketball, football, tennis, cricket, badminton, volleyball, table tennis and more
  • Drama and dance - for students who love to perform
  • Arts and crafts - painting, drawing and scenery design
  • Horse riding for an additional fee
  • Professional tennis for an additional fee
  • Adventure activity course, activities with British children
  • 20 classrooms, with interactive whiteboard, CD, DVD and TV
  • Large hall for performances and activities
  • Dance studio and drama theatre
  • Spectacular sports facilities - playing fields and Astroturf
  • Tennis courts, sports hall and indoor swimming pool
  • Excellent IT facilities and computer room, WiFi on site
  • 20 hours (26 lessons) each week in international classes
  • English in Action project work and performances
  • Focus on speaking, listening, pronunciation and British culture
  • FREE optional FCE Exam Preparation classes per week
  • 130 residential beds in 4 boarding 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 and quiet hours
  • Full board catering with excellent dining hall offering a variety of menus including vegetarian and gluten-free

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