Meet the team! English teacher, Ms Vanessa Cordeiro

Ms Vanessa Cordeiro, one of the English language teachers on our Intensive General English Course tells us about the countries she has taught in and about helping students with their confidence in English. She's looking forward to meeting the students this summer!

Portrait of Myah Singh, Activty Leader

Myah Singh was an English speaking Student Host at Whitgift Summer School when she was at school. This year she is returning to work as an Activity Leader and can't wait to meet the international students who attend our courses from all over the world. 

Meet the Activity Team! Mr Graham Wardle!

Graham Wardle is one of our Senior Activity Leaders and helps plan and run our exciting activitiy programme for our international students. He's back for his 3rd summer school in 2022. 

Meet the team! House Parent: Ms Miranda White!

Continuing with our 'meet the team' series of blogs, Ms Miranda White, House Parent at Whitgift Summer School takes us on a journey to Peru via Yorkshire and explains why she enjoys being a House Parent!

Portrait of Alison Teacher of English

"One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world". An inspirational quote is used by Ms Etherington as she looks at the power of learning the English language and how she loves to make the learning process a creative one. 

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Ms Lewis is a highly experienced English Language teacher and has taught junior and teeange learners of English in a varierty of contexts and countries. This will be her fifth summer at Whitgift!

IB Revision Tips

Here we offer final year IB students some revision tips - it's never too early to start!

Portrait of Emma Mitchell, Director of IB at Whitgift School

In your final year of the IB Diploma? Looking for a revision course? Whitgift's Director of IB explains what students can expect from our week-long revision programme.

Some summer school students posing for a picture outside the barding house with flags

Our Summer School will run from Sunday 10 July - Sunday 21 August. We are really excited to welcome students to Whitgift!

Summer School 2021 debrief!

Director of International Education, Mr David Bates writes about Summer 2021 and looks to Summer 2022 when we will welcome students back to our school!

Meet your IB Tutor, Ms Cara Kenny

Ms Kenny will be teaching the English Language & Literature aspect of the Pre-IB course this summer. Here she discusses her experiences of the IB Diploma and how enriching and varied the IB Course is for English. 

Online academic skills course, student studying at computer, enjoying the class

Stop the Press! We’re going online! We are pleased to announce that Whitgift Summer School will be going ONLINE in 2021 with three academic courses.

Study with English Speaking Students

At Whitgift Summer School, International visitng students have the opportunity to study alongside English speaking students. These students are proudly known as our 'Students Hosts'. In this post, we find out about their experiences!

Location, Location, Location!

Whitgift Summer School is superbly located in south London. In this blog, we take a look at how this benefits each student's summer school experience. 


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