Why choose Hatherop Castle Summer School

Hatherop Castle is a successful and high-achieving prep school, with strong academic standards and a focus on ensuring children are able to enjoy the adventure of childhood.

  • Lots of time spent with UK host students from Hatherop Castle School and other Wishford schools, who join international students for afternoon Academies and social activities, having fun, building on their English language learning and increasing confidence
  • High-quality English language learning through topic-based lessons from beginners to fluent speakers
  • Limited to 40 students per week, with maximum 12 students in English classes
  • Dedicated and inspiring staff
  • A magnificent castle in 22 acres of beautiful grounds where children can explore and play in safety
  • Fantastic facilities, including brand new all-weather pitch, tennis courts and an impressive modern Performing Arts Centre
  • The opportunity to play traditional English school sports, including netball, rounders and cricket
  • 3 exciting, high-quality coaching Academies to choose from
  • Over 50 years’ experience in supporting international boarders
  • Lots of fun social evening and weekend group activities
  • Comfortable, cosy boarding room, with 4-8 person dormitories
  • Delicious food with lots of choice
  • 3 excursions a week, including Bath, London, Oxford and Cardiff
  • An exciting and fun opportunity to experience life in a British boarding school