CONCORD COLLEGE - high school, summer
established in 1949 and from that moment it offers learning
especially for the foreigners, but also for the citizens of Great
Britain. The seat of the school is Acton Burnell, one of the
most beautiful places in England. This is not only very silent, calm
town but also safe and interesting. Students of the Concord
school come from more than 30 different countries from all over the
Teachers and the administrative workers live in the school
residence and may be asked for help by the students during their
stay in the Concord School 24 hours a day. Acton Burnell Hall was
built in 1811 and is the main building of Concord College. In this
historical palace teenagers from all over the world learn
at high school and during summer take part in English courses,
preparatory courses for high school and studies.
All rooms are built according to
the best international standards, combining historical elements with
newest technologies. From September till June high school courses are
held - preparatory courses for GCSE and also : A-level and AS level -
these are courses preparing for British, Canadian or American
university. It is one of the best equipped educational
institutions in Great
Britain. In July and August Concord organizes summer courses - these
are English courses and specialist courses -science (in chosen
subjects) preparing for GCSE examinations.
What is more, the students may take
part in "SKILLS EXTRA" programme; this gives them
the opportunity to develop their interests in a given field with the
help of the teachers and instructors. They may take part in such
additional classes as GOLF, TENNIS, HORSE RIDING or FOOTBALL .
Additional programme means 4,5hours of classes additionally to
the basic programme. These classes are held 3 times a week and last
Concord School has its own gyms with separate aerobic rooms and
climbing walls, heated indoor
swimming pool, tennis courts, volleyball, basketball and football
pitches, and a racing track; computer laboratories are available in almost every classroom. In
the school there are also a video room, a cafe, a pub, a disco and a
theatre. What is more, there is an art-classroom, many computer rooms
as well as a very well equipped library. The school has its own
chemical, physics, bio laboratories and many others. Acton Burnell
is a perfect place to practice such sports as canoeing orclimbing.
Students who are not interested
in practicing sports may take part in other activities, e.g. they
may use many professional music instruments inthe music
classroom. The school has its own artistic study, where you can
develop your photographic and artistic skills and interests.
Concord School is a very safe place to
study and spend your free time. Teachers and tutors constantly take care of
the students. It is not allowed to smoke or drink alcohol in the
school, regardless of the age of the students.
SUMMER COURSES in England - CONCORD COLLEGE
The aims of the
summer courses at Concord Summer School are:
Working on constant development of your language skills, i.e.
speaking, reading, writing and listening.
Making friends with students from different countries and coming
from different cultures of the world.
3. Getting to know the culture of Great
Britain and British way of living.
Students have 20 hours of English
classes per week.
Classes are between 9.15 and
15 on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. On Wednesdays the
classes end at 12.40. Then the students go by the school bus to the
nearby town, where they can go shopping. After classes the students
take part in the planned and carefully prepared by the school
recreational and sport programme. They can develop and improve their
skills in the fields such as: horse riding, climbing, canoeing and
even ice skating. They can also play golf, bowling, volleyball,
basketball or computer games. Teachers and tutors always take care
of the students during recreation and sport games and they actively
take part in plays. These classes are held by the professional
On Saturday a whole-day trip to London,
Oxford or Theme Park is organized. There are no classes on Sunday,
however the students, if they wish, may take part in organized
AT CONCORD COLLEGE
There are max. 12 students in the group. The
classes are held on all levels from the total beginner to advanced.
On the first day at Concord Colleges every students writes a
qualification test showing which level of the group would be the
best for the given student.
School day is
divided into 3 parts:
At the beginning the students work on texts, which should improve
the knowledge of vocabulary, grammar and the structures used in
2. Second part
is dedicated for development of such skills as reading. speaking,
writing and listening.
3. After lunch the students may choose
from the following activities, through which they would like
to develop their skills: theatre. health&fitness, photographing,
cooking, history of the pop music, history of football, CALL
language (Computer Assisted Language Learning), advertising, British
culture, fashion, sport, history of art, jewellery making, dance.
The age of
participants who are 8 - 18 years old.
Maximum number of students in a group: 12
The price includes:
accommodation, meals, lessons, transfer from and to Heathrow
airport, recreation and sports classes in the school, handbooks and
other materials, one half-day and one whole-day trip a week.
Horse riding and entry tickets to
cinemas, theatres etc. are not included in the price.
During holidays 2018 there are four courses at Concord School.
3.07-25.07, 28.07-19.08(age 10-11)
3.07-25.07, 28.07- 19.08 (age 10-11)
Course C3.07-25.07, 28.07-19.08 (age
3.07-25.07, 28.07- 19.08 (age 12-17)
courses are for participants aged
13-17. You can choose the following professions (B in July, D in
B1/D1- mathematics and physics
B2/D2 - chemistry and physics
B3/D3- chemistry and biology
B4/D4- mathematics and biology
All students live in the school
residence, in very elegantly and functionally furnished single
rooms. There are also some double rooms for the younger students in
the residence. Girls and boys live in separate houses. Teachers, who
also live in school residence, take care of the students all the
Students go for meals to the school's cafeteria,
all the dishes are tasty and nutritious, prepared very carefully by
professional cooks. The students on diet should report this in the
SCHOOL in ENGLAND - Concord College
Concord College enjoys such good reputation that all the graduates
have no problems to get to the best universities all over the world.
We will send you a detailed offer of learning at high school if you
wish. Minimum period of your stay at high school is one semester.
The following link will enable you to visit the school.