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Short Term Boarding Package

We offer a boarding package for international students wishing to come to Luckley for a minimum of one term into Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 12, to improve their English language and experience a British education. 

An all-inclusive fee of £12,300 per term (2022/23) includes all food, books, extra-curricular activities, most boarding trips, the loan of a Microsoft Surface device, EAL lessons and transport to and from the airport on specified dates. 

EAL Provision

One hour per week to include conversational group lessons geared around general everyday and academic English, and if required, 1:1 sessions for focusing on writing and grammar.

Boarding Experience

Students will share a bedroom with at least one other boarder. Wherever possible we will ensure that students of the same nationality are not sharing so as to encourage English language speaking. There are shared common rooms for all boarders to relax and socialise together during their free time.

Trips And Extra-Curricular Activities

There is a full programme of after-school activities available throughout the school week and all boarders are encouraged to participate. Weekend trips will include cultural visits to London and Windsor, as well as leisure activities.
*In addition, optional year group or subject related trips may be available at extra cost.

Academic Curriculum

Year 7- 9 students will follow a broad, balanced programme of study including: English, Drama, Mathematics, Science, *Modern Languages (French, German, Spanish), Engineering, Geography, History, Religious Studies, Art, Computer Science, Music, Photography, Physical Education, Textiles Technology, Food and Nutrition and 4U, our Personal and Social Education programme
*Choice of language

Year 10 students will study the core subjects of Maths, English Language, English Literature, Science and MFL and will choose four further subjects from the following: Art, Business, Chinese (Mandarin), Computer Science, Dance, Drama, Design & Technology, Food Preparation & Nutrition, Geography, History, Music, Photography, Physical Education and Religious Studies.

Report – Study Record

At the end of the term, each student will receive a record of study for each subject, as well as a personal report from the Form Tutor and Head of Boarding.

Uniform Requirements

The school will loan short term pupils a blazer and a tie for the duration of their stay at Luckley. Science overalls will be provided.

Items to be purchased

  • Plain navy jumper, charcoal trousers or skirt, white shirts or blouses, short white or grey socks, navy tights.
  • Games Wear: Navy shorts, pale blue T shirt, plain jogging bottoms, 2 pairs of trainers (indoors and outdoors). Short term boarders often like to purchase a branded hoodie from the Uniform Shop as a keepsake.
  • Equipment: Sports bag, shin pads, mouth guard, padlock.

Additional items

  • One smart outfit for formal wear
  • Trousers /jeans x 2
  • Tops (jumpers, cardigans, shirts/blouses) x 4 maximum in total
  • Bedroom slippers, not mule type
  • Non-uniform shoes (not clogs, backless or stilettos)
  • Underwear; bras (3) – if worn (girls), pants (7)
  • Nightwear (3) and dressing gown (essential)
  • 2 bath towels and 2 hand towels
  • Weekend case – small
  • Toiletries
  • Adaptors for UK use

Bedding will be provided