Founded in 1848 and situated on a hill, near to Brighton and with view on the sea, Lancing College is one of the most prestigious Educational institutions of the United Kingdom. Lancing college has a reputation for academic and sports excellence in an inspiring environment.
It is about a very large campys with more than 500 hectares, it can welcomes up to 200 students during the summer. It is situated in the spectacular Sussex region, at 15 minutes of Brighton, a few meters from the coast and only an hour from London.
The College has been built in the same style than Oxford and Cambridge University. It enjoys a magical and mysterious atmosphere. The complex is considered a monument of great national importance.
The campus has excellent facilities including: tennis court, sports center, swimming pool, tracks, a theater, a dance hall, cafeteria, dining rooms, computer room and equipped area for more creative activities and crafts.
There is Internet WIFI in some areas of the campus and in the most part of the residence. There is a 24-hour emergency contact for parents.
The security of our students is a priority to ensure a safe and comfortable environment for all participants. We have a monitor every 15 students, staff will be available all day 24h. In case of medical emergency there is an infirmary on campus
The structure of the English PLUS course is the general course : The class time devoted to the group project is replaced with specific classes in subjects of interest such as history, economics, English literature, science, international relations, mathematics or politics.
It is also possible to combine English classes with sessions dedicated to sports such as tennis, horse riding, dancing, golf, football. Students will learn techniques and specific vocabulary in addition to a training program.
After the courses, students are going to participate in differents kinds of recreatives and sporting activities, in addition to half-days excursions or full-days excursions.
The aim is to stimulate them to practice their English out of the school at the same time they realize sporting activities in small groups monitored. There are a lot of activities and, in some cases, students can choose the one they prefer. Among the options which are proposed there is : Aerobics, badminton, basketball, cricket, football, tennis, volleyball, yoga and for the less sporty also theater, fashion, photography workshops ... and much more
The afternoon activities program is designed to encourage them to network with each others, make new friends and improve your social skills in a safe, comfortable and multicultural environment. Talent show, bowling afternoons, film, disco, dance night, karaoke, laser zone, games and much more activities are also organized.
Every weekends they will have the opportunity to know the surroundings thanks to a half-days exursions program on Wednesdays or full-days excursions during weekends. You are going to explore the mains interest points of the area, nearby cities, museums, castle and natural parks.
Excursions in London : One of the most popular excursions of saturdays is that in London. The tour includes normally the mains monuments monuments of the city such as the British Museum, Buckingham Palace, the London Dungeon, The London Eye, The London Zoo, the museum of Madame Tussauds, the National Gallery, the Natural History Museum, the Science Museum, the Thorpe Park, the Tower of London and Westminster Abbey.
Every Sundays normally, many excursions of coastal cities are organized, such as Brighton, Chichester, Eastbourne, Hastings or Worthing : it is about smaller towns by the sea with a great atmosphere in summer.
Students will have free times to rest, call their parents and use the school's computers or use sporting facilities and organize a party with others students or monitors. It is not allowed to leave the campus
The residence for students is located within the same campus : It Is composed of separate blocks for boys and girls and is completely renovated and furnished.
The bedrooms are mainly doubles or individuals : there are also bigger bedrooms (for 3-5 students) for the youngest. Bathrooms are shared. The rooms are allocated according to age, sex and nationalities. Individuals generally are reserved for the larger ones or for students who have special needs.
The monitors will be housed in the same complex to guarantee maximum security 24 hours.
The residence has common areas where our students can relax, meet their colleagues, make new friends and spend their free time. In the complex there is laundry and they will do the laundry at least 2 times a week, (usually one of colors and another white).
WiFi is available in some areas of the campus and in most of the residences.
The program includes full board. The 3 meals dialy and the snacks are served in the dinning room of the campus. It is important to remember that English food can be very different from the Spanish and considered the mix of nationalities in the program is intended to satisfy the tastes of all. You can choose between at least two hot dishes and there are always salads and vegetarian options.
In the days of excursions they will receive a pucked lunch to carry.
Example of menu:
Availability: From the 3rd of July to the 20th of August
Room Type: Individual, double or shared
School distance: In the same campus
Deposit fee: 60€
To get to Lancing College the nearest airport is Gatwick Airport in London. From the Airports of Spain there are many connections to London. We recommend choosing a direct flight to avoid changes or transfers.
The child travels alone on the plane. Most of the big companies like Iberia or British Airways accept travelers from the age of 12, so it is not necessary to hire an escort service during the trip.
The transfer service from and to the Airport is included in the price. The school staff will be waiting for them the arrivals area. It will be easy to recognize them because they will wear shirts and a sign with the logo of the school.