St Edward's School

Location: Oxford

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Students on the Spring Vacation course will benefit from a short but impactful experience in a typical British boarding school, with a real focus on authentic communication and developing study skills. Lessons are based on a communicative approach, with student confidence at the core of our syllabus and methodology.

St Edwards School



Location: Central Oxford

  • Oxford is only 5 minutes by bus or 10 minutes by bicycle from St Edward’s
  • ‘Teddies’ is located in the lively urban area of Summertown, and is less than a two-minute walk away from a compact collection of cafés and quirky independent shops
  • Access to: Oxford, London, Stratford-upon-Avon, Bristol, Bath and The Cotswolds

Spring Language Vacation: 22 March – 12 April 2020 (1-3 weeks) for ages 12-17 years

Combine learning English with activities and excursions. This course is suitable for international students who wish to have a taste of life in a British boarding school, and who are academically driven and ambitious. The course offers a mix of academic enrichment, social opportunities with other international students, and cultural visits to some of Oxford’s most known sites. Read more...

The accommodation is Residential – single, twin, triple, and quad rooms in boarding houses, with shared bathroom facilities:

  • Single, twin, triple, and quad study bedrooms
  • Shared bathroom facilities
  • Separate boys and girls boarding houses
  • Located on the beautiful St Edward’s School campus
  • Sociable common rooms
  • Laundry facilities available
  • Bed linens provided and changed weekly (towels not provided)
  • All meals prepared and served in the school dining hall
  • Free wifi on campus
  • Extensive sports facilities such as indoor pool, cricket pitch, athletics pitch, and sports hall

Read more about our accommodation options.

Here's a sample timetable for St Edward's spring language vacation:

Sample language vacation timetable at Cheltenham Ladies' College


Spires Plus Options at St Edward's School Spring & Summer Language Vacations give students the opportunity to benefit from six hours per week of additional learning opportunities across a range of academic, sporting and creative areas, including: 

  • Exam skills
  • Business and leadership skills
  • Horse riding

Spires Plus options are available for a supplement of £150 per week. Please contact us for more information.

Oxford Spires Plus

St Edward's School campus

School campus

St Edward's School campus

School campus

St Edward's School campus

School campus


Typical bedroom

Typical bedroom

Typical bedroom

Typical double bedroom

Typical double bedroom

Download an information sheet on St Edward's School Spring Vacation:

St Edwards info sheet

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