Overview of Harrow

Founded in 1572, Harrow School is a full-boarding school for boys with a history of over 400 years. It is located on the Hill in northwest London. At its highest point, St. Mary’s Church, you can have a panoramic view of London. The school was founded by John Lyon, a local yeoman, with an aim to offer educational opportunities to local boys. Through its development across hundreds of years, it has become one of the greatest elite schools in the world. Harrow has nurtured top talents in politics, economics, culture& art and science for UK and even the whole globe, including famous statesman like Churchill and the other 6 former UK prime ministers, Nehru, India’s first Premier, as well as giant of literature such as Byron, the English poet, Sheridan, the playwright, and Lord Rayleigh, the physicist and Nobel prize-winner.

Harrow School Summer Course

When and who should attend?

  • Age: 13-17

  • Quota: 40 (20 boys and 20 girls)

  • Date: July, 20- August, 2, 2017

  • Departure city: Beijing, Chengdu

  • Closing date: April 30, 2017

Harrow School Summer Course is designed for teenagers aged 13-17. Through a learning of two-week condensed lessons, it aims to create an environment where attendants are able to experience the study and life of elite schools in UK, gain a deeper understanding of British education concept and the essence of British culture, enhance international perspective, so as to develop more all-around talents for future needs.

Why choose Harrow School Summer Course?

  • The alma mater of Churchill, former prime minister of UK

    One of the greatest elite schools in the world, ranked the 10th in the Academic Ranking of UK; old harrovians include famous statesman such as Churchill.

  • An opportunity to experience the essence of British culture

    Attendants are allowed to be immersed in the classic British culture and understand the real spirit of elite education in UK.

  • Authentic General English Course

    Attendants of the summer course will take an English test after arrival. Then lessons are customized according their test results.

  • An eye-opening visit to scenic spots

    Walking around London, you may visit to Shakespeare's birthplace to savor the profundity of the city. You may also visit Cambridge University to get up close with curve wrecker.

  • Immersive Harrow Experience

    The attendants will be accommodated in Harrow’s long-established single or double dorm rooms. Each dorm building is equipped with lovely private garden. Counselors for extra-curriculum activities will be supervised by old harrovians to render authentic Harrow experience.

  • The only chance for girls to get into Harrow

    Harrow School is known to admit male students exclusively. But this summer course conducted by BE is open to girls. It is a rare opportunity for girls to be the “Harrow Princess”.

Course details

Academic course

A small class made up of 10 to enable maximization of the kid’s individuality, comprehensively improve English skills and accentuate standard pronunciation.

  • General English

    Attendants will take an English oral test and a written test after arrival. Then, based on their test results, they will be assigned to different classes where customized lesson will be taught. Individual differences and personalities are respected. We want all attendants to actually learn something.

  • Drama

    The drama course is one of the most popular among the SC attendants. The pupils will be asked to establish the frame, the theme and the script for the drama, through which imagination and creativity are inspired. Role play and public speaking will also help to increase pupils’ self-confidence.

  • Teamwork

    The attendants will work in groups to share what they’ve seen and heard during the tour, or complete tasks assigned by teachers on different topics in the form of PPT, video, blogs as well as news reports. At the end of course, each group needs to present their teamwork achievements in front of all the other attendants.

  • Lecture

    Teachers with rich experiences in one area will lead attendants to explore various and interesting topics covering different industries, providing them with vast knowledge.

Topic Language goal
Marketing Talent: Win a Sales Opportunity How to use language to express your brilliant idea and persuade people
Rap and Rhythm: Create and perform a rap song Through repeated listening of rap songs, learn how to repeat words and do accents, and create a rap song on your own.
The Hunger Games (or other movies): Performance Lesson Get to know the story by watching the movie; imitate the pronunciation and body movements of the main characters.
British English VS American English: Pronunciation and Words Understand different pronunciation, words and slangs to be used in British English and American English.
Doctor, I may have a problem: How to express your body issue in words? Learn words and expressions to communicate health problems.
College Admission Interview: How to prepare for self-introduction? How to introduce yourself and your hobbies and interests. How to give more malleability to your answer.

Activity Teaching

A perfect integration of teaching and activity allows the attendants to fully enjoy learning, develop teamwork spirit and good communication skills.

  • Sports activities:

    Sports activities:

    The summer course will carry out traditional competitive sports of UK in teams, a rare opportunity for students to gain experience. The school has at least 10 football fields, 5 tennis courts, 1 golf courses, 1 gymnasiums of large size. Classrooms are placed in different locations across the hill. The whole school is like a small city. Each week, attendants will be given 2-3 times to go to the swimming pool of profession standard in Harrow before the course begins, if they wish to start a new day in a distinctive way.

  • Evening events

    Evening events

    Each evening, Harrow School will organize diversified and colorful activities for attendants including team building activities; theme workshops that inspire imaginations; handicraft activities such as jewel making and karaoke events.

Looking Back

schedule

  • July, 20

    Thursday

    AM: Arrivals

    welcome activities

    Evening: Welcome supper & freshman introduction

  • July, 21

    Friday

    AM: Placement testing & campus tour

    PM: Welcome activities

    Harrow School Treasure Hunt

    Evening: A History of Harrow

  • July, 22

    Saturday

    AM: General English & oral interviews

    PM: Drama

    Evening: Jewel making

  • July, 23

    Sunday

    Cambridge tour for the whole day punting

    Evening: Team game

  • July, 24

    Monday

    AM: General English

    PM: Sportsfest

    Evening: Team Project

  • July, 25

    Tuesday

    AM: General English

    PM: Lecture & Drama

    Evening: English sports

  • July, 26

    Wednesday

    Tour around Shakespeare’s birthplace

    Evening: Cinema Night

  • July, 27

    Thursday

    AM: General English

    PM: visit to Westfield Shopping

    Evening: Team Project

  • July, 28

    Friday

    AM: General English

    PM: Lecture & Drama

    Evening: House Theme Evening

  • July, 29

    Saturday

    AM: General English & Final oral interviews

    PM: Drama

    Evening: Team games

  • July, 30

    Sunday

    London day trip Visit “Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre”

    Evening: Arts & Crafts

  • July, 31

    Monday

    AM: General English

    PM: Team Project & Drama

    Evening: Karaoke & make a music video

  • August, 1

    Tuesday

    AM: Project presentations

    PM: urban activities

    awards ceremony Get ready/pack

    Evening: Farewell BBQ

  • August, 2

    Wednesday

    Return to China

* Please note that this schedule is subject to change due to bad weather or road conditions

  • BE Education

    BE Education is a company renowned for international education consulting services. In the principle of integrity and honesty, we’re dedicated to act in the best interest of our students, providing students who want to enter into global prestigious schools with high-end international education consulting services from customized study-abroad plans, applications to long term follow-up services. Student-oriented, we aim to help student to gain entry into elite schools in the UK and the US.

  • Holiday Course

    Holiday courses of various characteristics are designed specifically for Chinese students who want to have a study tour at abroad. It is a good opportunity for students to experience a taste of life at some prestigious schools, as well as to prepare themselves to get into overseas reputable schools for further study. As to students who are unable to study abroad, the course offers an alternative for them to supplement traditional Chinese studies with western education.

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