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Alexanders College
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Alexanders College
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Accommodation type: boarding house
Language of studies English
Education type: co-educational school Closed this year
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Age
Cost
Annual
14-16
from 8 950 £ / term

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The certificate of incomplete secondary education is given to schoolchildren who successfully completed the educational program for the 8th and 9th grades. The course of preparation for the passage of the unified national exam in two compulsory subjects is designed for two academic years. In addition to priority subjects - English, mathematics and one foreign language - students can choose for GCSE up to 5 variational sciences. The choice may be dictated by the requirements of the university, where further education is planned, the student's abilities or the sphere of his interests. At Alexanders College, teens can start learning about business, accounting, economic theory. There is an in-depth knowledge of literature, physics, the legal course, chemistry and a complex of biological knowledge. From the professional sphere of education you can choose from three to five subjects.

All activities provide for constant monitoring of the teacher. The basis of training is classroom activities. The college offers the possibility of laboratory practical work. The preparation of personal projects is assessed for the originality of the approach, the disclosure of the problem and proposals for its solution. Activity in classes and tests allow you to flexibly adjust the training load for each student.

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Program name
Date
Age
Cost
Annual
14-16
from 8 950 £ / term

The certificate of incomplete secondary education is given to schoolchildren who successfully completed the educational program for the 8th and 9th grades. The course of preparation for the passage of the unified national exam in two compulsory subjects is designed for two academic years. In addition to priority subjects - English, mathematics and one foreign language - students can choose for GCSE up to 5 variational sciences. The choice may be dictated by the requirements of the university, where further education is planned, the student's abilities or the sphere of his interests. At Alexanders College, teens can start learning about business, accounting, economic theory. There is an in-depth knowledge of literature, physics, the legal course, chemistry and a complex of biological knowledge. From the professional sphere of education you can choose from three to five subjects.

All activities provide for constant monitoring of the teacher. The basis of training is classroom activities. The college offers the possibility of laboratory practical work. The preparation of personal projects is assessed for the originality of the approach, the disclosure of the problem and proposals for its solution. Activity in classes and tests allow you to flexibly adjust the training load for each student.

Annual
16-18
from 8 950 £ / term

Enrolling in an institution of higher education without additional diligence allows preparation for the A-level program. The certificate, obtained after two years of study, opens the doors of all the higher schools of Great Britain and the world. The A-level program consists of standard courses and is the same for all colleges.

Before entering A-level, most students have already chosen a future profession and are aimed at improving the knowledge of narrow specialization. Academic saturation, methodology and organization of A-level allow students to choose several subjects and study them at a profound professional level. To increase the effectiveness of training Alexanders College recommends choosing courses of different focus, since some topics of similar courses can be partially duplicated.

The A-level program is recognized by educational institutions around the world. The complexity and intensity of preparation at the A-level meets the requirements of entrance examinations to the university.

The program is designed for foreign students without sufficient level of English. Previously, this stage of education was called the preparatory course for admission to British boarding schools. In the course of preparation, a successful completion of 1 to 3 trimesters is provided, depending on the initial knowledge of the language and general school preparation. The basis of the program - group classes for the development of social and linguistic skills, teaching the principles of self-education.

Students are tested for reading, writing, listening to texts. There are measures for adaptation to life in the UK and familiarity with local traditions. Students increase the vocabulary of special vocabulary and are preparing to study a number of subjects from the professional side.

The Academic English program provides 25 hours of classroom work and 7 hours of individual lessons per week. For each schoolboy, the college assigns a personal curator who checks homework, weekly updates the subject and the intensity of the courses. Life in the boarding house stimulates the development of children's autonomy and communication skills in the English-speaking environment.

Introductory criteria

Children from 12 to 16 years of age with satisfactory progress reports and recommendations from the school in their country can apply. For Alexanders College, it is important to see a high motivation for the student to learn, a positive attitude towards learning and a focus on attending all classes. The level of English is not at all important, the initial knowledge provides for the passage of three trimesters, and excellent knowledge of English will allow you to complete an academic course in one trimester. Beginning of classes: September, January, April.

From June 22 to August 30, international students can complete summer courses at Alexanders College and improve their level of English proficiency. The length of the training depends on the student's desire and usually takes more than two weeks. Students pay each week, it is 790 pounds sterling. The price includes full board, excursions, training, classes on interests. Registration for the course will cost 90 pounds.

The transfer is provided (£ 60). Departure of students home is made from 10:00 to 18:00 on Sunday, a meeting of new students is scheduled on Saturday from any airport (Heathrow or Stansted) . If the child is underage and flies unaccompanied by an adult, it is necessary to pay up to £ 25.

Summer courses at Alexanders College are attended by schoolchildren from more than 30 countries. Each group has up to 16 people.

Accommodation

The college offers a full board, in the rooms there are no more than four schoolchildren. On the campus there are 4 buildings, each is supervised by a separate curator, who also lives there. The rooms accommodate students from different countries to encourage communication in English. You can use the laundry twice a week.

Excursions

There is an extensive excursion program in London and other nearby cities twice a week - on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Services

All students have free access To sports grounds (basketball, volleyball, squash), can unlimitedly use the computer in a common room or study water sports (sailing). For girls, the college offers fitness classes and lessons in the art center.

Transfer to the airport is provided. If necessary, the college allocates a representative for waiting for the flight.

The training course provides 15 hours of classes per week in English and 6 - 9 hours for sports or hobbies. There is also an intensive English course in small groups for accelerated training.

The "English + Water Sports" course is conducted by qualified instructors accredited in the Watersports Center with extensive experience and high qualifications.

"English + Horse Riding" allows students to master the basic principles of horse management. The course is conducted by the equestrian center coaches.

"English + Football" is the most popular course for the guys, as it teaches the classic tactics of the team game and introduces the peculiarities of the individual strategy.

"English + Golf". Experienced instructors of the Park Golf Center teach students the specifics of the game and help identify the main mistakes. Training is provided for beginners and more experienced players.

"English + Tennis". The college has several tennis courts, where novice competitions and tournaments of more professional players are held weekly.

"English + Arts". Training on this profile helps schoolchildren to improve their technique in painting and creating collages. Professional artists hold master classes to prepare the beach project and master the 3-D drawings.

"English + Dance" provides choreographic classes in different styles. In college, you can learn to dance and street dancing, and Latin American salsa.

"English + Music". The course is designed for students who know the basics of musical skill.

"English + Multi-activity". For those who could not decide on their preferences, a universal course was created, including lessons in the field of art, sports, orientation on the terrain. Students can engage in basketball, volleyball, badminton or squash. It is possible to rent bicycles for walking.

Start Dates: March-June, plus holidays

Duration: from 2 weeks

Price: 790 per week.

Short information. Program for those wishing to study in a secondary school in Britain. The course lasts 2-6 weeks and includes academic language training within the framework of British educational standards.

About the course. The program is aimed at developing students' academic skills, improving spoken English. The course includes studying grammar, expanding vocabulary, developing skills in understanding speech, speaking, listening, writing, reading. In addition, in the lessons, children learn how to conduct research, perform other types of work that they have to do in a British high school.

Students age: 11 to 17 years old.

Start dates: September-April, autumn and spring holidays

[ 999.16] Requirements for admission: the level of English - the initial.

The result of the training: readiness to study in a British school.

Class size: 15 people.

[ 999.29] The length of the lesson is 45 minutes.

The cost of : 740 pounds per week.

Short information. Program for those wishing to study in a secondary school in Britain. The course lasts 2-6 weeks and includes academic language training within the framework of British educational standards.

About the course. The program is aimed at developing students' academic skills, improving spoken English. The course includes studying grammar, expanding vocabulary, developing skills in understanding speech, speaking, listening, writing, reading. In addition, in the lessons, children learn how to conduct research, perform other types of work that they have to do in a British high school.

Students age: 11 to 17 years old.

Start dates: September-April, autumn and spring holidays

[ 999.16] Requirements for admission: the level of English - the initial.

The result of the training: readiness to study in a British school.

Class size: 15 people.

[ 999.29] The length of the lesson is 45 minutes.

The cost of : 740 pounds per week.

Short information. Program for students wishing to combine tourism and leisure in England with the study of English.

About the course. Spring and the course with an intensity of 15 hours a week. Provides the possibility of combining the academic program with a rich sports (cycling, basketball, volleyball, squash, badminton, orienteering on the ground, etc.), creative (dramatic art, music, painting, design), cultural (various activities of cognitive and entertaining nature) . During the training, students carefully prepare for each event, during it perform the tasks of teachers. Informal communication can effectively develop the language skills necessary for children.

Students age: 11 to 17 years old.

Start dates: March-June

Requirements for admission: the minimum level of English is the initial one.

The result of the training: improving the language skills, acquaintance with the British culture.

Class size: 15 people.

] Duration of the lesson: 45 minutes.

The cost of : 740 pounds per week.

Brief information. Program for students wishing to combine tourism and leisure in England with the study of English.

About the course. Summer course with an intensity of 15 hours / week. Provides the possibility of combining the academic program with a rich sports (cycling, basketball, volleyball, squash, badminton, orienteering on the ground, etc.), creative (dramatic art, music, painting, design), cultural (various activities of cognitive and entertaining nature) . During the training, students carefully prepare for each event, during it perform the tasks of teachers. Informal communication can effectively develop the language skills necessary for children.

Students age: 11 to 17 years old.

Start dates: June 22 - 30.08.

Requirements for admission: the minimum level of English is the initial one.

The result of the training: improving the language skills, acquaintance with the British culture.

Class size: 15 people.

Lesson duration: 45 minutes.

] The cost of 790 pounds per week, which includes: full board, excursions, training, pursuits on interests. Registration for the course is 90 pounds.

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