Eastbourne centre is located on the coast in the seaside town of Eastbourne and is just a few minutes' walk from the beach. This compact centre, founded in 1895, gives the feeling of a family home and offers a safe and and happy environment for our youngest students.
Dates & Fees
The centre is open for 6 weeks in total, from 1 July to 11 August 2018. Students can arrive on any Sunday and depart on any Saturday.
The recommended minimum stay is 2 weeks. To maximize the benefit of your experience, you should consider a 3 or 4 week course.
A 10% discount is available on the weekly package price on stays of 5 weeks or longer.
The fully-inclusive course fee is £1,075 per week.
Age range 6 to 11 yrs. Maximum 70 students per week from different countries. Limits for each nationality to ensure a good mix.
There is a full programme of lessons, sports, activities, social events and excursions, all of which are mandatory and included in the Fee. Day Course available.
There are 17.5 hours of lessons per week (see Timetable) including English Skills, StoryTime and Explorations. Maximum 10 students per class. Weekly progress tests to monitor performance.
8 levels are available, from Complete Beginners (A0) to Proficiency (C2). Entry test on Monday with a speaking, grammar and writing component.
The day programme runs from 08.30 to 17.00 Monday to Friday and includes a half-day excursion on Wednesdays. Students may add evening activities and the Saturday excursion if they wish (supplements payable).
English lessons and Leisure Programme package (15 hours of English lessons and 2 afternoon social activities) available for the Parents of Residential and Day Students. One-to-one lessons are also available. See our Parent Programme Flyer.
Please see our School Rules and Sanctions Poster.
For more helpful information please see our Student Handbook.
- 1) Improve all language skills in English
- 2) Build confidence to speak English more fluently
- 3) Have a better understanding of the British way of life
- 4) Earn respect for other people and different cultures
- 5) Develop personal and social skills
- 6) Motivate students to continue learning English after they leave Bede's