English Family program at Moreton School, England, for parents and children (3 - 13 years)
The program for families takes place at the Moreton Hall school campus, which is located just a few kilometers from the historic town of Oswestry, within an hour of the international airports in Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham. Moreton hall is a prestigious independent boarding school which occupies impressive buildings, surrounded by beautiful parkland. The school boasts excellent facilities, including a golf course, a dance studio, indoor heated pool, indoor sports hall, tennis courts and a theatre room.
The program features separate English courses for parents and young students as well as activities which are partly separate and partly designed to be enjoyed by the whole family.
Adult course: the English course for parents consists of 15 hours of English tuition per week in classes of max. 15 persons. Upon arrival, the English level is assessed and students are placed in groups with similar level.
Junior course (3 – 7 and 8 – 13 years): young students will have 10 hours of English tuition per week in groups of max. 15 persons. Children will have 2 hours of tuition each morning from Monday to Friday, followed by a swimming session.
Accommodation for families is provided in a residence directly on the school campus. Families are accommodated together in twin and triple rooms with ensuite bathrooms.
The program includes full-board meal plan with breakfast, lunch and dinner provided every day. Lunch and dinner are usually hot, with packed lunches provided on excursion days, and there is an option of a cold buffet. Special dietary requirements can be catered for upon request.
The program includes a full program of sports, activities and excursions (one full-day excursion each Saturday and two half-day excursions or shopping trips per week).
Sample activities for young students: archery, arts and crafts, badminton, music, treasure hunt, lacrosse and other activities in the afternoon, discos, zumba, film night or swimming in the evenings. Alternatively, children can accompany their parents to excursions.
Sample activities for adult students: parents have access to the fitness centre, sports hall and swimming pool. More specialist activities may (professional tennis and golf lessons, personal fitness training or additional English lessons) may be booked for a surcharge.
Sample excursions: Manchester museums, Alton Towers, Warwick castle, Liverpool, Birmingham, Chester
2018 Dates and Fees
Age: children aged 3-7 and 8-13 accompanied by parents
Duration: 1 – 8 weeks
Arrival day: Sunday
Departure day: Saturday
Dates 2018: the program runs from 01.07 to 25.08.2018
Price: 1 week = 900 GBP + 75 GBP registration fee per person
The price includes
- 15 hours of English course for adults / 10 hours English course for children
- Placement test
- Welcome party and orientation
- Full program of supervised afternoon and evening activities
- Full-day half-day excursions/shopping trips
- On-campus residence accommodation with full board (parent and child sharing a room)
- Internet access
- Airport transfer: can be arranged if requested, the price depends on the airport: London Heathrow 315 GBP, Liverpool/Manchester 100 GBP, Birmingham 150 GBP, East Midlands 190 GBP (price per family and way)
Note: the prices do not include international travel and health insurance and flights which have to be booked separately.