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Embassy Kingham Hill Summer Camp

Address: Ngham, Chipping Norton OX7 6TH, United Kingdom

Description Embassy Kingham Hill Summer Camp

  • Location: suburb of Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Study programs: summer English courses + Leisure and Entertainment
  • Students age: 6 to 16 years
  • Course dates: from July 10 to August 7
  • Duration of the program: from 2 weeks (intensity - 15 hours weekly)
  • Accommodation type: residence (boarding house)
  • Total number of students: 160 people.

For many years, the Embassy Academy training centers have enjoyed a reputation for quality, popular and in-demand English language schools. Their training centers are located in different regions and cities of England, mainly working on the basis of well-known private boarding schools: in summer their students leave for vacations, and campuses are happy to welcome students from all over the world to English language courses. In schools, combined English courses are practiced: in addition to academic studies, the program includes a large number of excursions, recreational and creative activities, sports training and interesting electives.

Famous in England, the Kingham Hill School co-educational board opens English language courses for children from 8 to 16 years for the summer holidays - the total number of seasonal students is usually 160 people. The school was founded in 1886: it is well located in the heart of England, not far from the legendary Oxford in the small town of Kingham, Oxfordshire: the university center can be reached in 40 minutes, and the journey to London takes about 2 hours. The profitable difference of this language center is a rich variety of educational programs and courses: here you can generally improve your English skills, prepare for admission and study in a foreign (English) school, and take language exams. There are also combined courses combining English lessons with interesting various excursions, sports trainings (golf, horse riding, tennis); Individual lessons are provided. Before the beginning of the lessons, all children undergo an introductory test, which determines their initial level of knowledge and distributes them to the appropriate group.

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Embassy Kingham Hill Summer Camp

Program name
Date
Age
Cost
10.07.2017 -07.08.2017
8-16
from 1 796 £ / 2 weeks

Summer Course Multi-Sports

  • 15 English lessons per week
  • 8 sports training sessions
  • 1 lesson = 60 minutes.

An interesting combined course, combining effective English language training and practicing the chosen sport with experienced trainers and instructors. Academic lessons are conducted mainly in the first half of the day and are aimed at a comprehensive improvement of all basic language skills: reading, listening, writing and speaking; Speech and communication skills are developing actively.

After lunch, students can attend classes and trainings for selected sports - from the following list, you can choose the three most appropriate areas:

  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Needlework and visual arts
  • Badminton
  • Football
  • Mini football.

The cost is:

1) Multi Activities:

  • 2 weeks = 1796 £
  • 3 weeks = 2694 £
  • 4 weeks = 3592 £
  • Extra week of stay = £ 898.
10.07.2017 -07.08.2017
8-16
from 1 996 £ / 2 weeks

ENGLISH + CREATIVITY

  • 15 English lessons per week
  • 8 creative lessons
  • 1 lesson = 60 minutes.

A special summer course for those wishing to express their artistic abilities and delicate taste, try themselves in various areas of art, creativity and design. English classes are held in the morning: after them 4 days a week, 2 profile classes are provided. At the lessons of creativity and design, each student will compose his own portfolio and a book of sketches, sketches that he can take home. Students of this program work on profile personal projects, visit well-known galleries and museums, participate in discussions on profile topics. There are also practical classes: a detailed analysis of the theory and practice of painting, the writing of still lifes and other types of paintings, the study of color.

The cost is:

1) English course + creativity:

  • 2 weeks = 1996 £
  • 3 weeks = 2994 £
  • 4 weeks = £ 3992
  • Extra week of stay = £ 998.
10.07.2017 -07.08.2017
8-16
from 1 996 £ / 2 weeks

ENGLISH + CHOREOGRAPHY

  • 15 English lessons per week
  • 1 lesson = 60 minutes
  • 8 choreography lessons.

The participants of this program will be able not only to develop their language abilities and skills, but also to improve dance skills in several styles: the main focus is on modern jazz and street dance (street choreography). This is an ideal option for those who like to dance, but do not want to do it professionally, prefers classes for themselves, for the soul.

English classes are held in the morning; Four days a week after the basic academic lessons there are two-hour dance classes under the guidance of experienced professional choreographers. Also in the evening, students can take part in all major leisure, sports and recreational activities on the campus of the school together with the other students. Students will be able to show their achievements and dance skills during the big Talent Show, which is necessarily held every week and a shift.

The cost is:

1) English Course + Dancing:

  • 2 weeks = 1996 £
  • 3 weeks = 2994 £
  • 4 weeks = £ 3992
  • Extra week of stay = £ 998.
10.07.2017 -07.08.2017
8-16
from 1 996 £ / 2 weeks

ENGLISH + TENNIS

  • 15 English lessons per week
  • 1 lesson = 60 minutes
  • 8 hours of tennis (mini-group).

Summer combined courses are conducted by experienced teachers and qualified instructors: they have experience working with players of any level and will find an approach to both beginners and advanced tennis players. Children will be able to master the basic types of strikes and innings, learn to play individually, in teams and pairs or triples. Academic classes are held in the mornings (3 lessons per day); 4 days a week, children attend tennis training (two hours), and then can participate in other leisure, entertainment and sports activities offered by the school.

The cost is:

1) English course + tennis:

  • 2 weeks = 1996 £
  • 3 weeks = 2994 £
  • 4 weeks = £ 3992
  • Extra week of stay = £ 998.
10.07.2017 -07.08.2017
8-16
from 2 170 £ / 2 weeks

ENGLISH + WATER SPORTS

  • 15 English lessons per week
  • 1 lesson = 60 minutes
  • 8 hours of water sports.

Academic English lessons are held on weekdays in the morning - after which children will be able to learn various water sports, choosing the most interesting and attractive direction for themselves: kayaking, scuba diving, windsurfing, rowing or rafting. All trainings are conducted under the strict supervision and supervision of experienced instructors, who are fully responsible for the safety of their wards. In their free time, the participants of the program can join other students in general leisure and entertainment activities, sports days and quizzes.

The cost is:

1) English course + water sports:

  • 2 weeks = 2170 £
  • 3 weeks = 3255 £
  • 4 weeks = £ 4340
  • Extra week of stay = £ 1085.
10.07.2017 -07.08.2017
8-16
from 2 170 £ / 2 weeks

ENGLISH + GOLF

  • 15 English lessons per week
  • 1 lesson = 60 minutes
  • 8 lessons of golf.

This course is suitable for all students who want to learn the basic principles of golf and simultaneously develop and improve their language skills. Regardless of the level of initial training, experienced instructors will find a suitable variant of the training program: both beginners and advanced players who want to improve their priority game skills can learn in the camp. Sport trainings are held in mini-groups under the guidance of qualified trainers - they are invited from the local golf club and have PGA certification. Classes are held in professional fields and lawns of different heights; Students with a sufficiently high level of gaming skills are allowed to play themselves and independently conduct mini-tournaments.

Academic lessons provide for three morning classes on weekdays (Monday - Friday). 4 days a week to the curriculum are added training on golf (two hours).

The cost is:

1) English course + golf:

  • 2 weeks = 2170 £
  • 3 weeks = 3255 £
  • 4 weeks = £ 4340
  • Extra week of stay = £ 1085.
10.07.2017 -07.08.2017
8-16
from 2 170 £ / 2 weeks

ENGLISH + HORSE RIDING

  • 15 English lessons per week
  • 1 lesson = 60 minutes
  • 8 hours of riding.

A real gift for all fans of ancient and elite sports!

Academic English classes are held in the mornings on weekdays (Monday - Friday), 3 hours daily. From Monday to Thursday, after English students, two hours of training are awaited: the experienced and qualified instructor, a member of the local British Horse Society, is engaged with the children. The program is suitable for children and adolescents of any level of preparation: beginners will learn basic steps and types of riding, more experienced and advanced riders will be able to improve priority knowledge, learn to ride on rough terrain. Each student also helps in caring for horses, removes stables, learns to take care of beautiful and noble animals; Horseback riding tours are regularly arranged around the guesthouse.

The cost is:

1) English course + riding:

  • 2 weeks = 2170 £
  • 3 weeks = 3255 £
  • 4 weeks = £ 4340
  • Extra week of stay = £ 1085.
10.07.2017 -07.08.2017
8-16
from 1 996 £ / 2 weeks

INTENSIVE COURSE OF ENGLISH

  • 15 general language classes per week
  • 1 lesson = 60 minutes
  • 8 intensive English lessons
  • Classes up to 12 people, profile mini-groups up to 6 people
  • Required level for admission: any (from primary to advanced).

This version of the program is intended for students who want to improve their language skills as quickly as possible: the academic load here is higher and leaves a little less time for leisure and entertainment, but progress is much faster.

Morning, general language classes are dedicated to mastering key knowledge and aspects of the English language: reading, listening, writing and speaking (increasing fluency and literacy). Classes are held in small classes, and teachers tend to make them as international as possible to strengthen daily communication practice.

Afternoon profile lessons are conducted in mini-groups (up to 6 people): they are aimed at developing specific priority skills, explaining complex topics and aspects, filling in knowledge gaps. The rest of the time students spend with other students of the summer camp, participate in excursion, leisure, entertainment and sports programs.

The cost is:

1) Intensive English language courses (15 + 8 lessons per week):

  • 2 weeks = 1996 £
  • 3 weeks = 2994 £
  • 4 weeks = £ 3992
  • Extra week of stay = £ 998.

Accommodation, housing and food

Students live in comfortable residences (7 houses in total, boys and girls live separately), providing cozy, fully furnished bedrooms for several people (from 1 to 6). Bathrooms and toilets are common, they are in sufficient numbers located on the floors. Meals are offered on board, three times a day: for basic meals, a spacious common dining room is offered, twice a day the children receive useful and tasty snacks.

Subjects, specialties, faculties and sport

Subjects list : Conversational English, English, English for teenagers, English for the summer, General English, physical Culture, Physical culture and sports sciences
Events list: Athletics, cricket, excursions, field hockey, golf, music studio, sporting events, tennis

Events Embassy Kingham Hill Summer Camp

A large number of sports games, contests and relay races are organized daily for children at Embassy Kingham Hill School: you can play volleyball or badminton, learn swimming or table tennis, fight football, basketball - each field has its own fields and playgrounds, Necessary equipment and inventory.

There are also various leisure activities and entertainments every day for schoolchildren: it can be a joint screening, barbecue, discos and themed parties, a noisy and bright Masquerade Ball, bowling and karaoke evening; Arranged trips to the city's cinemas, games "Treasure Hunt", talent show and much more.

The excursion component of the summer courses is not ignored. The program includes 1 half-day excursion and 2 full-day excursions (they are usually held on weekends). Children, accompanied by an experienced guide, can visit Bath Bath, the ancient cities of Cardiff and Bristol, the enigmatic Stonehenge, the majestic Windsor; Arranged trips to London and sightseeing. A lot of fun for children brings tours to the amusement park Thorpe Park or Longleat Safari Park.

Equipment Embassy Kingham Hill Summer Camp

The Embassy Kingham Hill School area is well equipped with everything you need for training, sports and recreation. There are courts for squash and tennis, numerous playing fields and playgrounds, sports halls swimming pool with heated water.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

Embassy Kingham Hill Summer Camp operates on the basis of a boarding school in July 10 to August 7, a standard set check-in on Sunday. The cost of summer programs is:

1) Multi Activities:

  • 2 weeks = 1796 £
  • 3 weeks = 2694 £
  • 4 weeks = 3592 £
  • Additional week of stay = £ 898.

2) English language courses + dancing / creativity / tennis; Intensive English:

  • 2 weeks = 1996 £
  • 3 weeks = 2994 £
  • 4 weeks = 3992 £
  • Additional Week of stay = 998 £.

3) English language courses + horse riding / water sports / golf:

  • 2 weeks = 2170 £
  • 3 weeks = 3255 £
  • 4 weeks = 4340 £
  • Additional week of stay = £ 1085. [ 999.36]

The specified amount is already included:

  • Training for the selected program (classes up to 12 people)
  • Initial testing of the level of knowledge, distribution by group
  • All the necessary teaching materials, books and manuals
  • Company certificate at the end of the courses
  • Accommodation and meals (residence , Full board)
  • Daily leisure and recreational activities, sports training
  • Excursion program: during the week - 2 excursions for the whole day (on weekends) and 1 for half a day (on weekdays).

Pay attention to some additional surcharges not included in the Cost:

  • Registration fee = 100 £
  • Visa fees and services
  • Consular fee (paid at the embassy)
  • Medical insurance = 8 £ / week
  • Meeting and seeing off (Gatwick or Heathrow airport ) = 113 £ / one way
  • Courier delivery of documents = from £ 80
  • Flight tickets in both directions
  • Personal pocket expenses.

Entry requirements, assessment and extra fees, how to apply, what is required to enrol, conditions, entry tests and exams

Required documents, depending on the type of institution:

camp / language school
  • copy of 1 page
  • certificate of language proficiency (if any)
private school, boardinghouse
  • copy of the 1 Pages of the passport
  • certificate of language proficiency
  • school report card with grades for the last 2-4 years (depending on the school)
  • school registration form
  • recommendation letters from Teachers of foreign languages, mathematics and a class teacher. Additionally, an educational institution may request a recommendation from the principal
  • Testing for knowledge of mathematics, language, other subjects
  • Interview with a representative of the school (possibly in person or by Skype)
  • Literacy, awards, student personal achievements (if any)
  • motivation letter (not for all schools)
  • passport size photo (depending on the school from 1 to 12 pcs)
  • medical certificate of the general health of the child , Discharge of vaccinations
  • birth certificate of the schoolboy (s)
university
  • copy of the page 1 passport of the passport
  • certificate of language proficiency
  • school certificate for the bachelor, diploma of Higher education for the master
  • letters of recommendation from teachers of foreign languages, mathematics and the class teacher. Additionally, an educational institution may request a recommendation from the principal / dean
  • certificates, awards, personal achievements of the student (if any)
  • motivation letter / personal statement
  • interview with a representative of the institution


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Recommendations on when to apply

Language courses, schools and children's language camps Primary and secondary education - private schools Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA
- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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