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Our Academic Summer School offers students a unique opportunity to explore their chosen career pathway and university options in depth, whilst also developing the critical thinking, leadership, and communication skills which are vital to success in the 21st century.

KPS Academic Summer is a two-week residential summer school for students aged 14-17. It includes exciting workshops, subject specific excursions and a fun social programme,  all while studying at one of London’s top independent schools.

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.

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

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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