York<br>Queen Ethelburga’s College

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Queen Ethelburga’s College

Queen Ethelburga’s College is one of the finest and best known private boarding schools in the UK, furnished and equipped to a very high standard.

The school has a variety of recreational activities and facilities, including a superb new indoor games centre containing iPads, Xboxes, PlayStations, over 3000 computer games and DVDs.

The campus covers over 100 acres and includes a walled ‘secret’ garden and excellent sports facilities. It is near to York, a beautiful medieval city which is full of attractions and sites of interest.

 

Summer English Courses:

  • Ages

    9–17 years (groups)
    12–17 years (individuals)

    Duration

    2-4 weeks

    Dates

    30 Jun - 26 Aug

    Centre facilities

    Extensive sports fields
    Sports hall
    Tennis courts
    Swimming pool
    Common rooms with TVs and computer games
    Internet cafés
    Onsite shop

    What's included?

    1 full-day excursion per week
    2 half-day excursions per week
    Daytime and evening activities

    Sample timetable

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Location

4 hours

by train from London

140km

from Machester Airport

5 mins

by taxi from Cattal train station to school

25 mins

drive to the city centre

Excursions

  • Full-day excursions:
    Full-day excursions:

    Sample full-day excursions (1 per week):
    Liverpool, Manchester, Beamish Living Museum

  • Half-day excursions:
    Half-day excursions:

    Sample half-day excursions (2 per week)
    York, Leeds, Knaresborough, Harrogate

  • Optional full-day excursions:
    Optional full-day excursions:

    Optional full-day excursions:
    Alton Towers, Edinburgh, Newcastle, the Lake District, Scarborough, Whitby

Accommodation

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· Residential, in recently refurbished bedrooms, usually with four or six beds in each room. There is a weekly laundry service. Each room has an en-suite bathroom, TV and telephone.

· There are cosy lounges on each floor with television, as well as well-equipped kitchens.

· The school has a variety of recreational activities and facilities, including a superb new indoor games centre containing iPads, Xboxes, PlayStations and over 3000 computer games and DVDs.

· Centre highlights: prestigious boarding school, quality country house setting, near to the historic city of York, new indoor swimming pool onsite, wide range of sports and leisure facilities.

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