Kent College English Study Centre, Canterbury

Kent College is an excellent boarding school with amazing facilities for learning, sports and other activities.

The school opened in 1885 and is one of the best independent schools in the UK. The school has modern teaching facilities, accommodation for over 170 students and is located just outside the historic city centre of Canterbury with its UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Who this is forResidential: students aged 8-17
Homestay: students aged 12-17
Start dates7 July - 11 August 2020, Tuesday arrivals
EnrolmentEnrolment form (pdf)
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With a high number of returning clients each year, Kent College is an ideal centre for younger children, individuals and groups. There is always something happening to keep students busy and we know that your students will love their English experience here!

  • Easy access from airports, London and Continental Europe
  • Easy access to historic Canterbury city centre and shops
  • Excellent standards of accommodation and catering
  • Excellent centre for young learners and individuals
  • “Quality of boarding is excellent” (Kent College ISI report 2015)
  • Safe campus with all accommodation and facilities on site
  • 25 minute walk to Canterbury city centre and shops
  • Excellent facilities on site
  • 20 minute walk to Canterbury train station with direct links to London and Eurostar International
  • High level of staff supervision to ensure students are safe, happy and integrating with others
  • Sports include tennis, badminton, football, Frisbee and more
  • Arts and crafts include T-shirt design, drawing, costumes and more
  • Full breakfast to bed me programme to keep students busy
  • NEW Survival Skills (ages 8-13) and Leadership Skills (14-17)
  • 20 classrooms, each with whiteboard, CD, DVD and 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, dance and drama
  • Excellent mix of nationalities and age ranges
  • 20 hours (26 lessons) each week in international classes
  • English in Action project work and life skills development
  • Focus on speaking, listening, pronunciation and British culture
  • Caters for individual students and groups
  • Dedicated programme for Young Learners (aged 8-11)
  • 175 beds in 4 houses for girls and boys in 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedrooms
  • Excellent boarding facilities, most rooms recently refurbished
  • Large, comfortable common rooms with WiFi
  • Full board catering to a very high standard
  • 75 Homestay beds in Whitstable, by the sea. Bus passes, hot lunch and 2 evening activities included in fees

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