Welcome to Summer School

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Whitgift School is an outstanding British independent school, founded in 1596 and renowned for the highest standards of education. 

Located in south London, in beautiful grounds once owned by King Henry VIII, Whitgift is truly unique. Situated within 30 minutes of central London, some of the world’s most important landmarks are easily accessed from the School. 

Since 2015, Whitgift has run an exclusive Summer School which attracts students from all over the world who are immersed in British culture and language. Utilising fantastic staff, and with inspirational grounds and facilities, our main aim is that a stay at Whitgift Summer School will provide an unforgettable and enjoyable educational experience for every student.

Our passionate, caring and enthusiastic  staff focus on creating an inclusive and safe environment, which generates a home from-home setting where students can thrive, and, importantly, have fun.

Teachers, House Parents and Activity Staff all encourage interaction with other students and ensure integration in order to help them become part of the Whitgift Summer School family.

We hope our website provides you with a strong feel for life at Whitgift Summer School. Please contact us for further information. 

Summer School Prospectus

Thank you very much for helping me discover my spark.

Alexia - 13, Romania

Perfect place and people.

Anait - 16, Russia