Originally founded in 1912, Queen Ethelburga’s is a traditional English boarding school boasting contemporary interiors, modern facilities and extremely comfortable accommodation. It is situated in 100 acres of rural countryside and offers excellent academic and recreational facilities for young people. Sports facilities include a sports hall, football pitches, tennis courts and an indoor swimming pool. We offer Cambridge and IELTS exam preparation courses and as the school is a test centre, Cambridge students sit their exam on site at the end of their course.
There are day trips to York to explore this historic and beautiful city and the famous York Minster Cathedral. There are day trips to Manchester and Liverpool for entertainment, local exploration and museums. In addition there are cultural visits to local places of interest such as Whitby with its interesting and unique history. Students experience activities such as ten-pin bowling, discos, talent nights, circus skills, treasure/scavenger hunts, shopping, fashion shows, drama and much, much more.
All activities and excursions listed are examples and may be subject to change.
|Course||All English / All English Exam|
|Class Size||(maximum) 12|
|All English programme||21 hours per week|
|All English Exam programme||21 hours per week|
|Level||From Beginner to Advanced|
|Facilities||Indoor sports hall, outdoor tennis courts, playing fields and indoor swimming pool.|
|Location||15 km from York|
|Accommodation||Campus: all apartments sleep 2-6 students and offer en-suite bathroom facilities.|