Headington Oxford Summer School offers students 15 hours of English tuition per week. Students can choose between our General English and Summer Study courses.
All classes at Headington Oxford Summer School are multinational with a maximum of 15 students per class. Summer Boarding Courses focuses on the key English skills needed in the 21st century. This includes communication, collaboration, research and presentation skills.
At the end of the course, all students will give a short presentation in English.
To see what a typical day looks like at Headington Oxford Summer School, please view our sample timetable here.
For all levels of English from beginners to advanced level students, our courses focus on improving English language skills through fun and collaborative activities.
In General English, students develop their grammar and vocabulary, as well as their confidence in using English. This is through a series of engaging weekly tasks and projects.
For students with an upper intermediate or advanced level of English, Summer Study develops English language skills through the study of interesting and engaging subjects. This includes English Literature, History, Science and Creative Writing.
Our Summer Study at Headington Oxford is the perfect course for students wishing to further develop their English language skills. This will help them progress to further study. This course is an additional £145 per week.
Leadership is considered to be a vital 21st century skill and encompasses a number of traits including; effective communication, problem solving, relationship building and trustworthiness.
Students on the Young Global Leaders course at Headington Oxford will draw on the strategies and behaviours utilised by contemporary leaders today and begin to shape their own personal leadership style. This course is an additional £145 per week.
Understanding a digital language is a vital skill which is highly sought-after and will always be relevant regardless of the industry. Coding is utilised in most industries in the form of the technology and used across marketing, banking and the gaming industries.
Our SBC Coding course at Headington Oxford is the perfect course for students who want to explore and develop their confidence in basic coding, communication and presentation skills. This course is an additional £145 per week.
At Headington Oxford Summer School, students enjoy a varied and fun multi-activity programme, with a range of activities in the afternoon and evenings. The social programme is a brilliant opportunity for students to spend time with their new friends and try lots of new and exciting activities.
Students can also choose English Plus+ options, to replace the multi-activity programme, on two afternoons per week for an additional cost. Our English Plus students will join the multi-activity programme for the rest of the week.
Find out more about our social programme here.
Students will experience a range of exciting activities including sports, arts & crafts, cookery and discos.
The fun and immersive programme in our summer school courses gives our students the opportunity to spend time with friends, relax and enjoy their summer school experience!
This is for our more adventurous students during the Oxford summer course! These exciting options include activities such as high ropes, raft building, and go karting.
Adventure Sports take place on two afternoons per week in Headington, Oxford and is an extra £220 per week.
A two-week course for students looking to develop their artistic skills. Students will build a portfolio across a variety of areas, including painting, watercolour and collage at Headington School.
Art & Design is an additional £120 per week.
A course for students who love to dance! The course is suitable for students of all levels, and will give students the opportunity to explore a number of dance styles including modern and street.
English Plus + Dance is an extra £120 per week.
This course is suitable for students with an A1 or A2 level of English who need to focus on improving in all areas of English. General English Extra is an additional £120 per week.
Our Summer School creative writing course is suitable for students with an Intermediate to Advanced level of English!
This SBC Summer School English writing course is an extra £120 per week takes place on two afternoons per week.
This course is available to students of all English Language levels at Headington School, Oxford.
Our small classes help students further develop their speaking and listening skills, focusing on pronunciation and fluency.
English Plus+ Intensive English Speaking is an extra £120 per week.
Our excursions include day trips to London, Brighton, Thorpe Park and many other exciting and cultural destinations.
Find out more about our excursions here.
Headington Oxford Summer School is located in the beautiful city of Oxford, just a short walk from the centre.
The summer school takes place at Headington School: one of the UK’s top boarding schools.
Students will live on campus, in traditional boarding accommodation. A mixture of single, twin and dorm rooms are available.
|Start Date||End Date||Duration||Price|
|Monday 15 July, 2019||Monday 29 July, 2019||2 Weeks||£3,000|
|Monday 15 July, 2019||Monday 5 August, 2019||3 Weeks||£4,200|
|Monday 15 July, 2019||Monday 12 August, 2019||4 Weeks||£5,400|
|Monday 15 July, 2019||Monday 19 August, 2019||5 Weeks||£5,750|
|Monday 29 July, 2019||Monday 12 August, 2019||2 Weeks||£3,000|
|Monday 29 July, 2019||Monday 19 August, 2019||3 Weeks||£3,750|
|Monday 5 August, 2019||Monday 19 August, 2019||2 Weeks||£2,700|
*Except for departure week when there is one full day trip