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Summer School Aged 16 and over

Enjoy the summer and improve your English
Learn English in the UK

The Summer School has been given grade one in our last two Government inspections which means we are ‘Outstanding’ in our teaching and facilities.

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The quality of the Summer School is recognised and accredited by the British Council and English UK.

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The Summer School is an IELTS Test Centre and an approved University of Cambridge ESOL Test Centre

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The Summer School is located in the centre of the UK only 30 minutes by train from Birmingham and 80 minutes from London. The historic towns of Warwick and Stratford-upon-Avon are nearby.

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Summer school course details

English teaching is offered from elementary to advanced levels by a team of teachers who are qualified, friendly and helpful.

Course content

The international summer programme will concentrate on four levels

  • Elementary
  • Intermediate
  • Pre-Intermediate
  • Higher Intermediate

Each student will be assessed for the correct level and needs and will then be placed in the appropriate class.

The course carefully balances the following:

  • Speaking skills and conversation
  • Vocabulary
  • Reading and listening skills
  • Writing skills
  • Grammar
  • Pronunciation
  • Group discussion
  • Research
  • British culture
  • Functional language
  • Out of classroom tasks


Students can stay in two different types of accommodation, Halls of Residence (ensuite, self-catered accommodation) or with a host family.

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Key Benefits and Features  

  • The Summer School offers the chance to spend your summer improving your English.
  • Prepare for your university place and get your IELTS Qualification*
    visit UK attractions such as the Houses of Parliament, Historic castles and theme parks
  • experience a new culture and improve your English living with one of our host families
  • get involved with sporting activities
  • live in a historic spa town
  • Have access to designer shopping
  • Receive a certificate at the end of your course
  • All of this for a great package price with support available at every stage

*There is an additional fee for taking the IELTS test. Please contact us for details

The summer programme is ideal if you are preparing to study English Language at a university and wish to experience British Culture.  Academic study sessions are available and you can also sit your IELTS exam at our test centre.

Ivolo is pleased to arrange to accommodate organised groups throughout the year whether for Summer Programme or at any other time. Please contact us (Hyper link) – we would be pleased to discuss your particular requirements.

Please note: every effort has been taken to ensure this information was correct at the time of publication, errors and omissions excepted. However, the Summer School hosts do reserve the right to withdraw or change course details or services, as circumstances require. All courses are subject to a minimum number of students attending. For full details please see our full booking terms and conditions.  Please click here to request further information including prices.