Parents that have enrolled a child on to one of the Bede's Summer School courses are eligable to join the Parent Programme.

Parents will be placed in a class depending on their English level.  Classes will be mixed with other parents from different nationalities to help ensure that enlish is being spoken throughout the lesson.

All teachers leading these lessons are specialist TEFL teachers ensuring that all parents can get the most out of their experience. 

Leisure Programme

A Leisure Programme is included on two afternoons per week (Tuesdays and Thursdays) to give parents the chance to enjoy light activities and short trips in the local area. Examples may include: 

Afternoon Tea, Alfriston | Battle Abbey |Boat Trip around Eastbourne Harbour |Herstmonceux Castle | Country Pub Lunch | Royal Pavilion, Brighton | Seven Sisters Country Park | Shopping in the Lanes, Brighton | Theatre Trip | Towner Art Gallery | Tribute show at The Bandstand, Eastbourne seafront.

English Lessons

English lessons are available for the parents of day students who would also like to improve their English. We offer group lessons and one-to-one classes (see Registration Form for details).

Classes are designed to improve parents’ general language skills, extend their vocabulary and better their understanding of grammar to improve accuracy when producing spoken and written English.

Our specially designed english sylabus has been designed in house by our academic team to ensure parents are given the best opportunity to enhance their english skills.

Dates, Hours & Prices

2 July–12 August 2023 10 hours per week


LEVELS A0–B1 SCHEDULE Mon–Fri 09.00–11.15


LEVELS B2–C1 SCHEDULE Mon–Fri 11.30–14.00


LEISURE PROGRAMME Tue & Thurs. 14.00–17.00

Price £545 per week

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