Location: Wellington College, Duke’s Ride, Berkshire, Crowthorne RG45 7PU
Dates available: 02 Jul –13 Aug
Ages: 10–18 (18 year olds accepted as part of a group with a leader)
Accommodation: Single standard room
Emergency Number: +44 7771 845978
Wellington College is one of the most prestigious independent schools, not only in the UK, but across the world. Founded as a tribute to Duke Wellington, and opened by Queen Victoria in 1859, the College is steeped in history and British educational traditions.
Located in Berkshire, about one hour from central London, and close to Heathrow airport, Wellington College is like no other school in the world.
Historic and traditional, a truly British experience. This famous and highly respected boarding school provides a world-leading educational environment, and a wealth of first class facilities, all set within an inspirational campus.
All meals are served in a large self-service dining hall on campus.
Continental breakfast including coffee, toast, jam, cereal and fruit
2 courses, 3 options including a vegetarian option and halal option
Packed lunches (provided on Sundays): Water, fruit, sandwich, crisps and biscuits/cake
2 courses 3 options including a vegetarian and halal option
Vending machines located in each residence building for drinks and confectionAery
Students will be welcomed upon arrival at Wellington College where they will register and get their room keys so that they can check-in to their rooms.
On the first evening there will be a welcome activity which is designed to ensure students have the opportunity to meet staff and other students and get to know more about the campus, its facilities and useful information which will help them during their stay.
Activities are organised in between lessons and during evenings. These activities could be on-site or near to the centre. These may include:
Our students get to explore exciting places such as
Oxford: Students can get to know the other famous university city and visit one of its most famous colleges
Cambridge: Explore this charming, iconic city on a walking tour and visit Kings College
Brighton: enjoy this vibrant popular seaside city with beautiful architecture, visit the Sea Life Centre and The Palace Pier
Each 14-night stay will include a number of local visits to attractions of interest, 4 half-day trips to other exciting places/cities and 2 full-day excursions to other major cities like London, Cambridge or Brighton. Transport for trips may be by private coach or public transport.
The programme is for illustrative purposes only and is subject to amendments or alterations.
Student may have lessons either morning or afternoon in week one, alternating weekly after that and visits may change.
We place the highest priority on care and supervision at all of our Embassy summer centres so you can rest assured students are well looked after. Members of staff are available 24 hours a day.
Our student support staff can help you with:
If a student needs medical attention an Embassy staff member will help make an appointment. Group leaders must accompany the student to an appointment. An Embassy staff member will accompany any student that is not part of a group.
New Wokingham Road Surgery
If a student does not have insurance to cover their time abroad, guard.me insurance is available to purchase through Embassy Summer.
A safe will be available for the storage of passports, travel documents and deposits.
Embassy Summer Schools
Crowthorne RG45 7PU