A small, friendly, international secondary boarding school offering GCSE and A Levels, University Foundation and summer courses. With approximately 120 students, it is located in the delightful rolling hills of the north Worcestershire countryside.
Principal: Mrs Nicola Walker
Director of Education Mr. Nick Fountaine
Member of: COBIS, British Council Accredited for English Language teaching, BAISC, ISC
Type: International, Co-educational Boarding School
Accommodation: School Residence (single, Single en-suite, twin and twin en-suite rooms)
Host Family (single rooms)
Religious denomination: Non-denominational
Age range: 13 - 18 yrs (10-17 yrs for summer school)
Nº of pupils: 102
Education: English National Curriculum (GCSE and A levels) with intensive English, University Foundation Programme, Academic Preparation Courses, Junior Summer school
Nationality of pupils:, Chinese, , , Hong Kong, , Italian, Japanese, Kazakh, Lithuanian, Mexican, Nigerian, Russian, Spanish, Taiwanese, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese, Brazilian, Indian, Guinean, French, German, British, , Ukrainian, Albanian, Montenegrin, Serbian, Peruvian, Latvian, Saudi Arabian, Jordanian, Egyptian,
Pupils per class: Average of 12
Teachers: 12 full time / 8 part time
Languages taught: English, French and Spanish
School Counsellor: Yes, part time
School hours: 9.00 - 16.55 (Mon - Wed), 9.00 - 16:00 (Thurs - Fri)
School buses: Yes - daily transfers for host family students
Dining room: Yes. All students receive full board accommodation. All students have a hot lunch provided in school.
Fees: Fees paid in advance of each term (see Fees page for further details)
Grounds: 10 Hect.
Recreational facilities: 2 football pitches, outdoor swimming pool, flood-lit all weather court for basketball, football and tennis, volleyball court, indoor gymnasium, student common room (with tuck shop, compters, TV Lounge, table tennis, table football, pool + disco/dance floor)
Library: Yes - with internet connection and mezzanine study floor
Multimedia: fibre optic broad band all over campu, Student Chromebooks, Interactive white boards
Courses for students from 13–19 years old who wish to study the British High School Curriculum (GCSE and A Levels) with intensive English classes included. Our Foundation programme also gives students who have completed 12 years of education in their own country the chance to prepare for UK university.
IELTS preparation is included alongside our high school courses and also is an important module in the Foundation Programme
During July and August we run our own Summer School (English language courses) for students aged 10-17 years old (including residential or host family accommodation)