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Residential Summer Experiences

Residential Summer School Campuses

Our residential summer schools take place in some of the most esteemed school and college locations in the UK.

Why Choose Our Residential Summer Schools?

  • The UK’s no. 1 multi-campus summer school
  • Life-changing experiences for ages 6-17
  • 152 nationalities from around the world
  • Over 14,000 student alumni since 2008
  • The UKs most acclaimed school locations


Our residential summer schools are delivered by SBC, the UK’s number 1 multi-campus summer school for children aged 6-17.

Award Winning Campuses

Our award-winning summer school campuses are carefully selected to provide the ideal environment for our students. Each location offers a distinctive experience that is befitting to a student’s individual goals and outcomes. During the course, students live on campus and are fully supported by our dedicated team of staff.

Ages 11-15

SBC Canford Summer School


Our SBC Canford Summer School offers a blend of exciting multi-activity and academic programmes for an action-packed summer to remember


Best for students wishing to improve their English language skills through a wide range of introductory courses, this programme ensures students will also make new friends at an award-winning school with outstanding facilities.


Spanning over 250 picturesque acres, the  SBC Canford campus boasts 10 boarding houses and impressive facilities including the Layard Theatre, music school, sports centre, and art studios. 


With cricket fields, a double-court indoor sports hall, a dance studio, as well as a heated indoor 25-metre swimming pool with 6 lanes, the campus boasts an excellent variety of sporting choices.


Ages 13-17



Experience Earlscliffe and discover the unique qualities this UNESCO School has to offer


Earlscliffe is ideal for ambitious students wishing to gain key skills, such as communication, collaboration and critical-analysis, through a range of contemporary, exciting and forward-thinking courses.


Students also enjoy a balance of sports as well as cultural and creative activities in an international environment, they quickly begin to call home.


With its recently renovated residential facilities, life on campus feels both comfortable and modern. Formed of eight Victorian and Edwardian buildings, Earlscliffe Summer School is located in the charismatic English coastal town of Folkestone. 


Ages 12-16

SBC At Eton College


Eton College provides the perfect setting for students to learn and develop leadership skills.


A  global benchmark in private school education, Eton College provides a fantastic range of facilities across campus and throughout the picturesque town of Eton, including playing fields, a sports hall, an indoor heated swimming pool, a purpose-built lecture hall and debating theatre, and more. 


SBC at Eton College is a co-educational summer school in which both girls and boys attend classes and the activities programme together. Throughout their stay, students will have several scheduled visits, where they will be able to visit Windsor and experience the history and daily life of British royals.


Ages 13-16

Headington Oxford


Located in iconic Oxford, Summer School at Headington is for teenagers who wish to experience innovative academic courses and participate in a range of exciting activities.


Headington offers a wide range of facilities that accommodate a wide range of skills and interests, including a sports hall, theatre, and the new purpose-built art studios. 


Offering an ideal combination of English language learning, cultural excursions, and activities, Summer School at Headington provides a truly memorable summer experience.


Ages 13-17

Rochester Independent College


At Rochester Independent College, the focus is on individuality, diversity and flexibility.


Rochester is ideal for creatively-minded students seeking a British boarding school environment which focuses on individuality, diversity and flexibility, with the opportunity to explore a range of creative projects as well as develop their English language skills.


With an award-winning wildlife garden and lots of immersive activities, Rochester is a uniquely independent school that celebrates individuality and inspires artistic expression. It’s the perfect place to study art this summer!


Ages 8-12

SBC At Twyford School


Twyford is ideal for first-time experiences away from home in a safe, nurturing, and fun environment where children can learn and make new international friends.


Located within 22 acres of beautiful countryside, Twyford School provides the perfect environment for our youngest students. Boasting modern teaching facilities and outstanding views of the South Downs and plenty of space for children to enjoy, Twyford evokes a nurturing atmosphere which feels safe and inspiring for children.


Great for first-time experiences away from home in a safe, nurturing and fun environment, where children will learn, make new international friends and participate in a wide variety of exciting activities and excursions.



“That is the best happy memories my boys will carry with them, I am glad that I was able to send my boys 2 summers and hopefully next year, next year will be their last.”



Delivered by SBC

Why Dukes Plus?

Dukes Plus is a provider of university application support, life-changing career and university experiences, day camps, tuition, and summer schools

By selecting Dukes Plus as your chosen provider, you are guaranteeing that you’ll multiply your chances of application success. We have a huge network of over 2,000 vetted admissions tutors who are experts when it comes to consultancy, mock testing & interviewing, industry-leading resources, and more.

We specialise in applications to Oxbridge and top UK universities, Ivy League and top US universities, and Medicine and Law applications.

Whether you are looking to test-drive your dream career working with industry leading professionals, or wanting to study at Eton or an Oxford college for the summer, we provide innovative and life-changing experiences that will enable you to make better life choices.

We have an extensive database of tutors which can deliver personalised fully-managed tutoring services to students at any level. We provide online tutoring, SEN tutoring, tutoring for those that are gifted and talented, and tuition for those preparing for any exam from 4+, up to the 13+.

We run the UK’s number one multi-campus summer school where students can learn languages and subjects at some of the UKs top educational institutions. We also provide holiday activity camps such as Ultimate Activity, Ultimate Tech, and Ultimate Sports camps.

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