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					Welcome to the world of Kings!
Welcome to the world of Kings!
Kings Schools UK was established in 1957 and now offers a
wide variety of quality educational courses for international
students from around the world.

Over the past 50 years, thousands of adults and children
from all around the world have studied English at our schools
in London, Bournemouth and Oxford. We have given them a
warm welcome, excellent teaching, a lively social life and an
enjoyable, educational experience.

Kings English Schools in London, Oxford and
Bournemouth offer the very best in international education
and English language training. Our students actively learn
and "live" the English language! We welcome students of all
ages and all levels from beginner to advanced.
50 years of Excellence 1957-2007
This year we are celebrating our 50th
anniversary, having started teaching
English in 1957. We have gained a world-
wide reputation for excellence and, with
your help, will remain one of the longest
established family-owned groups of
schools in the UK.
Why choose Kings?
   Excellent locations
   Multi-centre courses
   Excellent choice of courses
   Excellent facilities
   Quality guaranteed
   Excellent value

 One simple promise - whether your students spend two
    weeks on an intensive language course or two years
    studying to go to a British university, we will give them the
    best possible opportunity to learn and develop.
Kings School Bournemouth
  Accredited by the British Council
  Excellent location - 5 minutes walk from
   Bournemouth town centre and 10 minutes
   from Bournemouth beach
  Gardens and terraces for relaxing outside
  In-school facilities include basketball /
   volleyball court, table-tennis, mini-cinema
   and lecture hall for parties, debates, lectures,
  2 restaurants (English, Oriental, Middle
   Eastern and European food)
  Free email and internet (broadband and wi-fi)
  Computer room & Self-access Study Centre
  Interactive whiteboards (in selected
Kings School London
  Accredited by the British Council
  20 minutes by train to Central London
  Train station, shops, cinema, pubs, bars,
   sports club, library, etc. all within 5 minutes
   walk of the school
  Adults only in the winter (ages 16+), ages 14+
   in the summer
  Large, sunny garden for relaxing outside
  Coffee shop
  Free email / internet (broadband & wi-fi)
  Computer room / Self-access Study Centre
  Programme of weekly lectures and regular
   social events
  Most students can walk from their host family
   to school (10 - 25 minutes)
Kings School Oxford
  Accredited by the British Council
  8 minutes by bus to Oxford centre
  Shops, supermarket, pubs, bars, sports club,
   swimming pool, library, etc. all within 5
   minutes walk of the school
  Specialist school for University Preparation
   and IELTS (IELTS Exam Centre)
  Patio for relaxing outside
  Coffee shop and Student Zone with email
  Free email / internet (broadband & wi-fi)
  Computer room / Self-access Study Centre
  Regular social events
  Most students can walk from their host family
   to school (10 - 25 minutes)
  Residential accommodation available in the
Kings Residential Centres
 We have 2 summer camps (near London and Reading) and they both offer. . .
  Full supervision from arrival to departure
  All-inclusive programmes - only minimum
   pocket money required
  Airport transfers, all meals, laundry, school
   bank, etc. all included
  Comfortable residential accommodation
  A full-time programme with lots to do every
  Fantastic sports and activities every afternoon
   and evening
  Excursions to famous places (including
  Qualified and experienced teachers
  Fun and interesting lessons
  Truly international classes
Courses run at Kings
  General English
  Summer Courses for juniors,
   teenagers and adults
  Residential Summer Camps
  Business English
  University Access
  Examination and Certificate
  Juniors (10-16 years)
  Work Placement
  Group Courses
General English Courses
 Kings offers an excellent selection of general English courses ranging from 20
 - 35 lessons per week. We have courses for students of all levels from beginner
 to advanced. All students are tested on arrival and placed in a class at the
 correct level.
  An excellent choice of courses available all year
  Courses for all levels from beginners to advanced
  Short and long courses available
  Study longer and pay less
  A balanced syllabus covering the essential areas of
    general English
  Options in IELTS, business English, conversation, etc.
    are included on the Intensive Course
  Regular progress tests and regular homework to ensure
    steady progress
  End-of-course certificate linked to the Common
    European Framework
Summer Courses for juniors,
teenagers and adults
Kings London, Oxford and Bournemouth have a superb range of summer courses for
juniors, teenagers and adults including 2 residential summer camps, Summer
Vacation, Summer Extra and Summer Intensive courses!
Our summer courses are truly international with a
great mix of students from around the world! All
courses include at least one free activity per day
while the Summer Camps and Summer Vacation / Extra
also include at least one weekly excursion. If
you're active and sporty, there is lots to do; if
you like relaxing and making new friends, that's
fine too!

All our summer courses offer a great opportunity to
improve your English while having a memorable summer
Kings Summer Vacation Course
(available in London, Oxford and Bournemouth)

International summer courses combining English language lessons with activities
and excursions! Great value and great fun! This course combines English
language lessons with a weekly excursions and a programme of optional sports
and activities.
This course is ideal for students who want to
improve their English, meet lots of new people and
see lots of new places! The minimum age is 16 in
Oxford and 14 in Bournemouth and London.

The Summer Vacation is fun, summer course with a
"holiday" feel and we therefore recommend that
students who require a more serious course should
attend the Intensive Course or the Summer Intensive
Summer Vacation Sample
Kings Summer Extra Course
(available in London and Bournemouth)

The Summer Extra is very similar to the Summer Vacation but includes lots of
EXTRAS including: daily lunch, weekly laundry, school bank service, lots of
extra activities and an extra half-day excursion every week.
The Summer Extra is our recommended course for
younger students aged 14 -17 as it includes all
meals and a fully-inclusive sports and activities
programme. There is a good choice of activities
every day and 2-3 evening activities every week. Our
full and varied activity programme helps students to
keep busy and make new friends. We expect all
students to join in with the activities as it is a
great way to practise speaking English!
Summer Extra Course Timetable
Residential Summer Camps
 Imagine spending your summer in a beautiful English boarding school, learning
 English, making friends from around the world , visiting famous places and
 having some serious fun doing sports and adventure activities with new friends!

 Farringtons is an elegant and spacious school with
 beautiful gardens and excellent facilities including
 a swimming pool, sports hall, dance studio, tennis
 courts, football field and art room.
 Pangbourne is ideal for kids who love sport and
 adventure activities run in an impressive and
 prestigious school situated near Pangbourne village
 on the River Thames.
Business English
 Kings has been teaching Business and Commercial English for over 40 years. We
 have an excellent selection of courses in which business English is a key part
 of the course. Our courses range from short, intensive courses for busy
 executives and professionals to a long-term business-based University Access
 All our schools offer the Intensive Course with
 Business English while Kings Bournemouth and London
 offer more specialised Business English courses
 including the Intensive Business Course, the
 Business English Diploma and the University Business
 Access Course.

 Kings has a long history of providing tailor-made
 business and commercial English courses for
 companies, banks, armed forces and government
University Access
 Kings Oxford and Bournemouth have a wealth of expertise in providing university
 preparation courses and each year over 50 students gain a place at a British
 University after completing a Kings Foundation or Access course.

 With a choice of 4 different programmes Kings has
 the right university preparation programme for

 All of our university preparation programmes include
 IELTS preparation, academic study skills, academic
 studies, regular individual tutorials and assistance
 with university applications.

 With links to over 70 universities, Kings will help
 students achieve their university dreams!
Examination and Certificate

 Intensive Course with IELTS preparation
 Super Intensive IELTS Course
 First Certificate Course
 GCE A-Level Course
 Business English Diploma

 Our specialist courses are taught by a team of
 experienced teachers, some of whom are examiners.
 Kings Oxford is the second largest IELTS test centre
 in the UK and has an excellent record of exam
 success. Kings London is a Cambridge Exam Centre.
Juniors (10-16 years)
 Kings has been running specialised courses for juniors and teenagers for over
 30 years. We have a wealth of expertise and experience which ensures that our
 students have both an enjoyable and educational experience.

 We keep our young learners busy and active with
 stimulating English lessons, lots of sports and
 activities and excursions to fun places and famous

 We offer a great selection of courses for young
 learners including 3 residential summer camps,
 Summer Vacation and Summer Extra courses, special
 year-round courses for groups and Kings Easy English
 for groups of teenagers
Work Placement
 Kings Paid Work Placement programmes are a great way to improve your English,
 gain practical work experience and earn some extra pocket money! We have work
 paid placement programme for students of all nationalities.

 Kings also offers an Internship Programme which
 includes a period of non-paid work experience in a
 British or Multinational company in a field or
 sector which is relevant to particular career
 objectives your interests.

 If students are interested in a work placement
 programme, they need to be reliable, hard-working
 and enthusiastic - it's not a holiday but it is a
 great life experience!
Group Courses
 Kings offers a great selection of courses for groups of juniors, teenagers and
 adults both year-round and in the summer.

 Low season courses
 Easy English Course: is ideal for school groups who
 want a low-cost course.
 English Experience Course: is a fully inclusive
 course which is ideal for younger students.
 The English Academic Term: is an innovative
 programme which allows students to have English
 lessons in the morning and lessons with their own
 teachers in the afternoons.
 Summer courses
 The most popular summer courses for groups include
 our 3 Residential Summer Camps, the Summer Vacation
 Course and the Summer Extra Course.
 Kings is accredited by the British Council and is a member of EnglishUK.
 British Council Accreditation
 Accreditation UK, run by the British Council and English UK, is the quality
 assurance scheme for the UK ELT sector.
 They regularly inspect organisations in the UK offering courses in English as a
 foreign language. If the school meets agreed high standards of quality they are
 accredited by the British Council.
 The inspection lasts several days and the inspectors examine all aspects of the
 services provided by the school including the teaching, the school restaurant,
 the accommodation, the welfare provision, the free time programme and the
 administration and management of the school.
 Accreditation provides students with a guarantee of choice and quality and
 provides English language centres with a range of promotional and developmental
Agent support

We run a dedicated agent website with a wide range of resources to help you
improve and extend your business. The site is located in a secure area
prohibiting the general public from gaining access.
2007 Brochures available
Kings Schools UK supplies a wide range of brochures to
assist you in the promotion of the courses. We can also
supply template copies for you to print in your own

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