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One Summer. A Lifetime of Opportunities

KPS Academic Summer is a two-week summer programme for students aged 14-17. It offers students a unique opportunity to explore their explore their favourite subject area in more depth, learn about career options and prepare for university. Our courses include exciting workshops and subject specific excursions which develop the critical thinking, leadership, and communication skills, all of which are vital to student success in the 21st century.

Students have the option to join us as day students or reside with us at our beautiful residence, Princess Beatrice House, where a fun social programme is included.

There are eight pathways for students to choose from for their summer school programme.

Art & Design

Business & Finance

Drama and Theatre Studies

Engineering and Computing

English Language

Law, Politics and International Relations

Leadership, Innovation and Entrepreneurism



Students will learn in small, informal study groups which provide an enriching learning experience and encourage high level critical thinking and debate.

We provide a range of interactive workshops and guest speakers who are leading industry professionals. They enhance the experience by providing a real world perspective for our students.

Our carefully selected, subject-specific excursions allow students to explore our vibrant and cosmopolitan city, while learning more about their chosen field.

With fellow classmates from around the world, we encourage students to develop their cultural and historical understanding of the UK through other fun excursions such as a West End theatre show and visits to the Royal Observatory and Buckingham Palace.

Course facts

Age: 14–17.

Course length: 2 weeks.

Course dates:

Group 1: 04 July - 17 July 2021

Group 2: 18 July - 31 July 2021

Group 3: 01 August - 14 August 2021

Location: Kensington Park School, London.

Minimum English language level: IELTS 4.5 or equivalent (intermediate).

Accommodation: Residential single or twin en-suite studio room. Twin rooms will be allocated by default to 14 & 15 year old students.


Residential: £2,995 (includes tuition, accommodation, meals, airport transfers*, insurance, activities and standard excursions).

Non- Residential:  £1,895 (includes tuition, lunches, insurance, Wednesday excursions and the final boat party)

*Students arriving/departing on scheduled arrival/departure days, at/from London Heathrow and Gatwick airports or St. Pancras International train station, between 09:00 and 21:00 are eligible for free transfers.

Please contact our admissions team for information about other transfer options:

Please see here for our Summer School booking terms and conditions.

Deposit-free Bookings
Students can now secure their place on our summer programmes and book ‘risk-free’ with no deposit or payment required until 4th May 2021, when our summer cancellation policy will be reviewed.

Lower School

Kensington Park School (Years 7-11),
40-44 Bark Place,
W2 4AT

Tel: +44 (0)20 7616 4400

Sixth Form

Kensington Park School Sixth Form,
59 Queen's Gate,
South Kensington, London,

Tel: +44 (0)20 7225 0577

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