Discovery Summer Uppingham - Summer Centre
Uppingham is a small, safe, typically English market town in Rutland, England’s smallest county, in the middle of England. Students – aged 11-16 – can choose between English + Multi-Activity or Discovery Plus. The Discovery Plus course is an intensive study programme (25 hours per week) for students with a high level of English (upper intermediate to proficiency) who want to expand their existing knowledge of core subjects (Maths, Humanities, Science) in a fun and stimulating environment. On the English + Multi-Activity course students of elementary to advanced level have 22.5 hours English tuition per week. All students enjoy the use of the school’s new and historic buildings including state-of-the-art sports centre, extensive outdoor sports facilities, new science lecture theatre, drama studio, IT suite and art centre. Accommodation is in traditional and modern boarding houses in 1-6 bedded rooms. Students enjoy a full programme of activities 7 days a week including 2 full day excursions.
- A traditional school with excellent historic and state-of-the-art buildings set in a typical English market town
- Staff/student ratio of at least 1:5 ensuring a high degree of care and very close supervision
- A great mix of nationalities each year + many opportunities to speak English with English Student Hosts who are the same age as the international students.
Courses at School
- Examination Courses
- Trinity GESE
- Teacher Refresher Courses
- Young Learner Courses
- High school programmes
- Summer vacation