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Taunton School

Location
Taunton
Year of foundation
1847
Age
8—17 years old
Accomodation
Residence
For
Сhildren

Age: 8-17 years old.

Date, 2024:
29 июня-13 июля, 13-27 июля, 27 июля - 10 августа.
18-28 августа, 18 августа – 1 сентября.

Taunton School is a traditional private British school located near the city of Taunton, in the south-west of England. The school was founded in 1847. This is one of the most prestigious schools in England.

The school pays great attention to educating a free and responsible person, equipping young people with vital skills that will help them live and work in the 21st century. Children are taught independence, self-confidence, ability to cope with difficult tasks. In a free, but at the same time not out of control atmosphere, children develop the necessary qualities for success.

Summer courses at Taunton School are aimed at preparing children for admission to boarding school, learning English and making new acquaintances.

KEY FACTORS

  • One of the most famous boarding schools in the UK (there are more than 800 private schools in this country, more than 1,100 boarding schools).
  • For those who want to study not just English, but subjects in English.
  • For those who have outgrown regular language courses or group trips.
  • For those who want to prepare for admission to a British boarding school or try "to taste" what it is - a boarding school.
  • Excellent living conditions.
  • Qualified teachers.
  • Maximum 10 people per class.
  • Classes are formed depending on the level of knowledge of the language and the age of the student.

EQUIPMENT

The historic buildings of the school are complemented by modern buildings. The school has a swimming pool, fitness centre, tennis courts, sports fields and gyms. The parks have basketball and table tennis courts. The school has a modern theatre, music school, a spacious library, a well-equipped art studio and computer rooms equipped with the latest technology.

PROGRAM

Junior Summer School (8-12 years)

The program is particularly popular among young students who seek to study English and other subjects at a British boarding school. The course provides a wide selection of useful and interesting training programs. All the time, students are supervised by adults. The curriculum is complemented by a large number of diverse circles, sports, music, theatre, art and creative events.

For children, this is an excellent preparation for studying in boarding schools in the UK. The program includes 15 hours of English per week. Classes focus on improving spoken and written English, developing vocabulary, writing and reading skills, and developing confidence. 10 hours a week devoted to the study of academic subjects. During the course, students can choose up to 6 subjects: mathematics, combined sciences, history, geography, design and technology, art and computer technology.

For children, 3 additional programs are available:

  • Multi-sport
  • Computer programming and robotics
  • Cooking

Senior Summer School (13-17 years old)

The school conducts an academic course, which is ideal in order to prepare for exams, continue to study at a British boarding school, or simply spend an interesting and useful vacation. During the classes, along with an accelerated English course, it is planned to study such school subjects as mathematics, natural sciences, geography, computer science and communication technology, study of business processes, modern languages, needlework, visual arts, theater, sports, history, German language, literature.

The course is designed specifically as an introductory program to the IB system. Pupils study 25 hours a week in small classes (maximum 10 students). The program includes 15 hours of English and 10 hours of academic subjects per week. Also, students can choose additional subjects for study every week. At the end of the course, students take an officially recognized English proficiency test.

5 additional programs are available for children

  • Business Leadership Course
  • Computer programming and robotics
  • Performing Arts
  • Golf Academy
  • Tennis Academy

Pre-sessional course

Dates: August 18-28, 2024.

A ten-day course offering training in two programs: GCSE (14-15 years) and Sixth Form (16-17 years).

The program is ideal for preparing foreign students to enter British schools for the A-level and IB (International Baccalaureate) programs. Students will not only know English better, but will also receive the necessary skills for further education.

Every day passes 3 hours of intensive English classes and 2 hours of academic preparation, including lessons, lectures, seminars on the following topics:

  • vocabulary development
  • listening
  • improving writing skills, including essay writing
  • reading and fast reading techniques
  • pronunciation, diction and debate
  • ability to quickly navigate the examination sheets
  • stress management
  • answers to questions of examiners

Extended Pre-sessional course

Dates: August 18 - September 1, 2024.

The Extended Pre-Sessional Course is an additional 5 days which bridges the gap between the end of the 10 day Pre-Sessional Course and the start of term.

ACCOMMODATION

Students live in comfortable homes on campus. On each floor there are mentors who take care of children 24 hours a day.

SPORT

Football, volleyball, rugby, basketball, netball, swimming, badminton, fitness, frisbee, baseball, cricket, tennis, rounders.

Extracurricular activities: cinema, bowling, talent shows in the evenings, shopping, fencing, beach games, surfing and much more.

EXCURSIONS

Exeter - features of the cathedral city

Bristol - a shopping centre in the south-west of Great Britain

Cardiff - the capital of Wales

Bournemouth - a busy port city

London - history and culture of the capital

Warwick - an old castle with a recreation park

Bath - spa town

SCHEDULE

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Morning

English lesson

English lesson

English lesson

English lesson

English lesson

 

 

 

 

Excursion

Break

Lunch

Other subjects

 

Activities

Other subjects

 

Activities

Other subjects

 

Activities

Other subjects

 

Activities

Other subjects

 

Activities

 

Sport

Evening

Games

Movie

Bowling

Fencing

BBQ

Talent show

COST, 2024

£3,195 for 2 weeks

Pre-Sessional Courses - £1,975
Extended Pre-Sessional Course - £2,350

Included in cost

  • Teaching
  • Accommodation and meals
  • Educational materials
  • All sports, recreational activities and excursions
  • Laundry

Extra paid

  • Flight
  • Visa
  • Insurance
  • Transfers from and to the airport
  • Educational company services

WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT FROM OTHER COMPANIES

  • We operate since 1996
  • Choose camps with a minimum number of Russian speakers
  • We place children only in camps which provides good accommodation
  • Conducted a personal inspection of almost all the schools that we offer
  • We do not work with the mass segment, only camps for discerning customers
  • You can call us 24/7
  • We inform you about the particularities of each course
  • What customers appreciate us for
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