Loughborough Grammar School

 

Loughborough Grammar School

ที่อยู่ – Burton Walks, Loughborough, LE11 2DU, UK

Website www.lesgrammar.org

ประเภทโรงเรียน –  ชายล้วนแบบไป-กลับ

 

Philosophy

โรงเรียน Loughborough Grammar School เป็นโรงเรียนชายล้วนเก่าแก่โรงเรียนหนึ่งในอังกฤษ ซึ่งมีหลักสูตรรองรับที่ได้มาตรฐานและหลักสูตรสำหรับนักเรียนต่างชาติโดยเฉพาะ ทางโรงเรียนจะมีบ้านพักสำหรับนักเรียนต่างชาติจำนวน 2 หลัง และจะได้รับการดูแลโดย Host Family โดยทางโรงเรียนมีหลักสูตรเด่นด้านคณิตศาสตร์ ด้านวิทยาศาสตร์และด้านดนตรี นอกจากนั้นโรงเรียนมีการเปิด Steinway Music School เพื่อหลักสูตรด้านดนตรีโดยเฉพาะอีกด้วย

ทางโรงเรียนเปิดโอกาสให้นักเรียนได้เรียนรู้ทางด้านขนบธรรมนียมประเพณีของประเทศอังกฤษไปจนถึงหลักสูตรการเรียนรู้ที่สามารถนำไปใช้ต่อในอนาคตได้ ทางโรงเรียนมีพื้นที่กว้างขวางและเต็มไปด้วยความสนุกสนาน นักเรียนเองจะได้รับการสนับสนุนในสิ่งที่พวกเขาอยากจะเป็นในอนาคตอีกด้วย

 

Academic Achievement

นักเรียนของ Loughborough Grammar School มีผลการเรียนขั้นดีเยี่ยม โดยส่วนมากได้รับการตอบรับจากมหาวิทยาลัย Oxford และ Cambridge ในทุกๆ ปี นักเรียนกว่า 80% ที่ได้รับการตอบรับให้เข้าเรียนในมหาวิทยาลัยเครือ Russell Group ด้วย

 

Curriculum and Qualification

โรงเรียน Loughborough Grammar School เปิดรับนักเรียนอายุตั้งแต่ 11 – 18 ปี โดยหลักสูตรที่เปิดสอนคือ GCSE และ A-Level นักเรียนในระดับ GCSE จะต้องเรียนอย่างน้อย 9 วิชาและ 4 วิชาในระดับ A-Level

 

Location

Loughborough Grammar School ตั้งอยู่ใจกลางเมืองของประเทศอังกฤษใช้เวลาเดินทางโดยรถไฟเพียง 1 ชั่วโมง 20 นาทีไปยัง London และ 30 นาทีไปเมือง Leicester, Derby และ Nottingham ซึ่งอยู่ทางทิศตะวันออก นอกจากนี้โรงเรียนยังอยู่ห่างจากสนามบินนานาชาติ East Midlands โดยใช้ระยะเวลาเดินทาง 20 นาที ในเมืองมีสิ่งอำนวยความสะดวกมากมาย ทั้งสถานที่ช็อปปิ้งและโรงภาพยนตร์

Abingdon School

Abingdon School

Address – Park Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 1DE, United Kingdom

Website – http://www.abingdon.org.uk

School Type – Boys-only (with boarding option)

Philosophy

Abingdon School is a leading private school with a history of over 750 years. The school campus is a large area of about 35 acres and offers excellent academic standards for students from 11 to 18 years old. The school encourages students to succeed in their studies and their GCSE and A-Level examinations. The results of student’s examination from Abingdon School are impressive and most continue to successfully receive placement at the University of Oxford and Cambridge. Students have the option to stay at the school dorms or stay with host families. The school coordinates and co-teach with an all-girls school nearby (St Helen and St Katherine), especially for the Sixth Form. The schools also work together for community services.

Curriculum and Qualifications

The school offers GCSE and A-Level subjects. For GCSE, students would choose to study 10 subjects from the many subjects offered by the school. For A-Level, students would study 4 subjects out of which there are 3 electives and mathematics is a mandatory subject.

Location

Abingdon School is located in Abingdon city in Oxford county and is about 1 hour away from London.

Trinity Grammar School, KEW

Trinity Grammar School, Kew

CRICOS Provider Number : 00350M

Address : 40 Charles St, Kew VIC 3101 Australia

School Type : independent Anglican day and boarding school for boys

Trinity Grammar School Kew

Philosophy – Special Features Brief history

Trinity Grammar School is an Anglican-based school, which has been established for more than 100 years. Trinity Grammar School concerns student learning outcomes; therefore, the school provide students with the latest teaching & learning facilities, and quality education to every international student

Location

The school is located 5 kilometers from Melborne’s CBD and accessible transportation routes. Students can travel to school by tram, train, and bus.

Curriculum and Qualifications

Core curriculum includes English, Math, Science, History, Geography, Information Technology and Personal Health and physical education (Please note: the information was last updated on 22/8/2017)

Pathways to Schools

Admission and the year level a student will enter, is based upon their ability in English, school reports and other information as requested. An English ability test is required before commencing at the school

Academic Achievement / Other Notable Achievements

Students at the school have achieved notable academic milestones and many students successfully continue into university. Other notable achievements include:

  • 30% of all final year students achieved enrolment into the University of Melbourne and many of those students did a double major.
  • 23% of students entered the Faculty of Law, Commerce and Business Administration.
  • 18% of students pursued IT-related programs and degrees.
  • 7% of students chose to study medicine.

Many Year 12 successfully scored higher than the average score in Victoria combined.

1/3 of all students scored at the Top 10 of the state each year.

Accommodation

Boarders at Trinity Grammar School, Kew live in a close-knit community and are under the care of the boarding House Master and his family, who are committed to provide safe, supportive and nurturing home away from home.

Support Services for International students

The school provides care and support for international student as follows:

  • Academic assistance
  • Accommodation and guardianship
  • Issues relating to student visas
  • Medical issue

Tonbridge School

Tonbridge School

Address – High Street, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 1JP, United Kingdom

Website – http://www.tonbridge-school.co.uk/home/

School Type – Boys-only (with optional boarding)

Philosophy

Tonbridge School is one of the leading boys’ boarding schools in the country and highly respected internationally, was founded in 1553.

Most of Tonbridge’s 800 boys join the school at age 13 in the First Year (Year 9), but we also accept a smaller entry into the Lower Sixth (Year 12) at the start of A level courses and into the Second Year (Year 10). Around 60% of the boys are boarders, who are broadly geographically spread, with significant numbers coming from London, the home counties and further afield.

The Pastoral System at Tonbridge is based around a very strong House system, clear expectations and strong and positive relationships between boys, staff and parents. Fostering an atmosphere in which all members of the community look out for each other is at the heart of all that we do.

Curriculum and Qualifications

During Year 9 (the Novi year) Tonbridge boys select the optional subjects which they wish to study to GCSE level.

Boys study GCSE in Year 10 and 11 and select their Sixth Form subjects when they are in Fifth Form (Year 11).

Students study A-Level in Sixth Form.

Location

Tonbridge School sits firmly at the heart of Tonbridge town which is a historic market town well known for its culture and heritage.  London is approximately 1 hour by train.

Bedford School

Bedford School

Address – De Parys Avenue, Bedford, MK40 2TU, United Kingdom

Website – http://www.bedfordschool.org.uk/

School Type – Boys-only (with optional boarding)

Philosophy

Bedford School is a school for boys aged 7 to 18 years which was founded in 1552. Bedford Boys School aims for academic excellence and good students’ test scores. The school instills the love of learning and studying in students as well as develops students to become analytical thinkers.

In addition to standard academics, Bedford School has a history of sports wins to be proud of. Bedford School is the center of many international athletes. The school has an artificial turf for playing various sports, an indoor swimming pool, tennis and squash courts. The school also has a good relationship with local sport clubs.

Curriculum and Qualifications

Bedford School offers the GCSE, A-Level and International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum.

For GCSE, students study 5 subjects as follows: Mathematics, English, Science, English Literature and Foreign Languages. Students must then choose 3 additional subjects from a range of subjects offered at the school.

For A-Level, students will study four subjects in the first year and in the second year. For ID, student study just 3 subjects according to subjects offered in the curriculum. There are 3 advance subjects and 3 standard subjects offered.

Location

The school is located 75 minutes from London Stansted airport by car and 30 minutes from London Luton airport. To get to the school from London Gatwick Airport, take the Piccadilly line which connects St Pancras International station with the Heathrow Airport.

Ipswich Grammar School

Cricos Provider Number : 00499A

Address : Cnr Burnett & Darling Street,  Grammar School Hill Ipswich 4305

Website : www.igs.qld.edu.au

School Type : Boys Boarding School

Philosophy : Special Features, Brief history

Ipswich Grammar School was founded in 1863 and served as Queensland’s first all boys’ high school in the state. The school’s curriculum provides students with a wide diversity of interesting subjects; from Political Science, Education, Military, Science, Music, Arts, Medicine and Law.

Location

Ipswich Grammar School is located in the south-eastern area of Queensland, in Ipswich District. Ipswich is a 40 minute to 1 hour drive from Brisbane and Gold Coast.

Curriculum and Qualifications

The school’s curriculum is based on providing students with practical subjects to apply them in the future. Students can choose a myriad of subjects that interests them. Subjects range from Legal Studies, Mathematic, Accounting, Information Processing and Technology and Trade & Business Mathematics.

Academic Achievement / Other Notable Achievements

Every year, 90% of the students from Ipswich Grammar School receive Offer Letters from prestigious universities across Australia. Currently, a large number of students who graduate from the school continue onwards to take up high positions in their respective careers.

English Language support

Students will be able to take extra English courses taught by qualified and experienced English teachers.

Accommodation

The school provides a dormitory located within a safe and secure environment to ensure each student’s needs are met during their stay. The dormitory provides a full range of facilities, amenities including a 3-course meal.

Support Services for International students

There are counsellors who will be able to advise students about school or about living in Australia. Students can discuss all matters of interest with the staff including attractive travel destinations, tourist attractions and so forth.

Prince Alfred College

Prince Alfed College

CRICOS Provider Number : 00368A

Website : www.pac.edu.au

Address : Dequetteville Terrace, SA, AUSTRALIA 5071

School Type : Boys, Boarding and Day School

Philosophy – Special Features, Brief history

Prince Alfred College is one of the leading schools for young boys in Australia. The school offers both Primary and Secondary education curriculums. Founded in 1869, the school is renowned for its leading educational programmes for over 140 years. Presently, Prince Alfred College provides students the opportunity to enrol into the highly prestigious International Baccalaureate (IB) programme.

The school’s vision is based on “Inspiring Excellence” caters to a delivering a holistic experience, aimed at developing its students into respectable young men. Young men from the school undertake several activities, allowing them to grow both physically and mentally and exceed in academic achievements via sports, arts, teamwork and more.

The school is located near the centre of Adelaide and it takes only 15 minutes by car from the airport.

Location

Based in Adelaide, the capital city South Australia, Prince Alfred College is only 10 minutes away from the city centre and is 15 minutes away from the airport. The school can be easily reached by train, bus or tram.

Curriculum and Qualifications

The school provides two programmes for students to choose from: International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IBDP) and South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE). In addition, these 2 programmes, the college also provides the VET (Vocational Education and Training) course relating to hotel, agricultural and technical subjects.

English Language Support

Alfred College has a programme called The International Student Transition program (ISTP), a programme dedicated to providing students special tutoring and guidance prior to joining regular classes. Students in this program are given special attention and are divided into small groups to maximize learning. Once students successfully complete the programme (and fulfilling the programme’s requirements), they will then be able to attend regular classes.

Entry requirement

Students are to present their grades and results from their current school from Thailand together with AEAS scores.

Pathways to University

Students can use their South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) to enrol for a Vocational Degree or through universities across Australia.  The International Baccalaureate programme gives students the competitive edge, allowing them to enter universities worldwide.

Academic Achievement /Other Notable Achievements

A handful of Year 12 students were accepted into leading universities into various faculties such as Law, Journalism and Engineering.

In 2012, students achieved an average IBDP ATAR score of 96.3 and SACE ATAR score of 85.3. As a result, a number of students received scholarships from many respected universities, including Harvard University.

Prince Alfred College has one of the largest alumni networks. The alumni association is the centre for business networks for professionals, including their graduates.

Accommodation

Prince Alfred College provides dorms for students from Year 8 – Year 12. Students living in school dorms are provided with extra classes and special tutoring which are taught in the evening. Students will also have the option to choose homestay accommodations as well.

Support Services

International students will receive full support from the teachers and staff, assisting students with school work or personal matters. Each year, the school holds various activities thus, the school encourages all students to participate as well as gain valuable experience building relationships with others as well as themselves.

 

Christ Church Grammar School

Cricos Provider Number : 00433G

Address : Queenslea Dr, Claremont WA 6010 Australia

Website : www.ccgs.wa.edu.au

School Type : Boy,  day and boarding Schools

Philosophy : Special Features, Brief history

Christ Church Grammar School is an all boys’ boarding school. The school was founded in 1910 and focuses on developing each student’s existing talent according to the Angelican principals of the school.

Location

Christ Church Grammar School has 4 campuses:

  • Claremont Campus
  • Mount Claremont Playing Fields
  • Brockway, Mount Claremont
  • Kooringal

The main campus is located in Claremont Campus, located 9 kilometres from downtown Perth.

Accommodation

The school provides a boarding facility and staff to ensure conveniences of each student are met during their stay.

Support Services for International students

A coordinator will be supervising all international students, take responsibility and assist students during the school year. The coordinator will be in constant contact with the student’s parents or guardians to discuss problems or concerns the student encounters at the school.

Curriculum & Qualifications

Students will have the flexibility to choose subjects from the 8 disciplines offered at the school in Year 7 to Year 10: Mathematics, Science, English, Arts, Computer Science, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Health and Languages. Students in Year 11 and Year 12 will be able to choose any subject of their choice.

Academic Achievement / Other Notable Achievements

Each year students who graduate from Christ Church Grammar School enrols in world-recognized universities across Australia.

Whitefriars College

Whitefriars College

CRICOS Provider Number : 01680G

Address : 156 Park Road, Donvale, Victoria, Australia 3111

Website : www.whitefriars.vic.edu.au

Philosophy – Special Features, Brief history

Whitefriars College is an all boys’ college founded in 1961. It is a Catholic college for boys aimed to develop a real sense of belonging, strengthened by positive interaction between teachers and peers. Whitefirars is the only Carmelite College in Australia and it is one of the largest Catholic Secondary College in Melbourne. The school highly believes that success is not merely based on education but is based on relationships built between one another through compassion and support. One of the school’s main aspects is to encourage all students to become a leader. The school has established a Leadership Programme for students in Year 10 and 11 to allow students to practice and show their individual leadership skills. Classmates get to vote a leader for each House (House Captains) and the leader of each House has the responsibility to represent each House and provide comments to the School Board.

Entry Requirements for Overseas Students

Students are required to present their most recent transcript and AEAS results.

Intensive English / ESL Support

Whitefriars College provides English language classes for those who do not speak English as their primary language. There will be ESL classes for students in Year 9 – 12 with on-site staff to help all international students. Students can also take extra English classes outside of the student’s regular class schedule or seek one-on-one help from staff.

 Curriculum & Qualifications

Students are encouraged to discover their discipline of interest at the college. The college provides many options for students to choose: Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Technology, Humanities, Performing Arts, Design, Physics and Theology and more. Additionally, the school provides outdoor educational activities such as field trips, sporting events, concerts, theatre and more for students to participate in. The school features state-of-the-art facilities to aid teachers in teaching. Additionally, the school has a large computer lab for students interested in learning more about Information Technology. The school provides high-speed internet connections for students to use for their school work and developed its very own network to support the school.

Support Services for International Students

Whitefriars College provides dedicated staff to assist international students whether it’s dealing with academia or planning for university; there will be staff to guide students to the fullest. In addition, the school provides extensive teaching materials and facilities to help students with their homework and coursework. Facilities include a large library, computer labs, theatres, rehearsal rooms, laboratories and a dark room for image printing. During their academic year, students will be guided along the way to ensure every student will learn something new and use this knowledge in their academic journey ahead.

Accommodation

Whitefriars College provides homestay services, hand-picked by the college’s staff.

The King’s School

The King’s School

CRICOS Provider Number : 02326F

Website : www.kings.edu.au

Address : Pennant Hills Road, North Parramatta, NSW, AUSTRALIA 2124

School Type : Boys only, Boarding School

Philosophy – Special Features, Brief history

The King’s School is Australia’s oldest independent school and founded in 1831. Established as a boy’s school, this 750 acre compound consists of classroom and various facilities for sports and activities. Well known for its strength in academics, past and present graduates have gone on to become presidents, politicians, leaders in various industries and reputable businessmen.

Location

The King’s School is located in Parramatta which is only 35 minutes from Sydney.

Curriculum and Qualifications

Most of the school’s curriculum focuses on developing their students to become leaders. With subjects like Debate Courses, successful graduate will receive a New South Wales Higher School Certificate which is recognized by universities worldwide.

English Language support

For International students in Year 11 and Year 12, all classes are taught using ESL English by experienced teachers.

Pathways to University

Students who graduated from The King’s School can enroll in higher education of world leading universities whether the University of Oxford, Cambridge, Yale, Sydney and NSW University in particular discipline i.e. medicine, law and business administration.

Academic Achievement/ Other Notable Achievements

Students from The King’s School are reputable in having a higher grade average than other schools and also a High School Certificate (HSC) which is above the states average in New South Wales. This creates a better opportunity for the schools graduates in selecting leading universities as their next place of study.

Accommodation

The school provides dormitories for students who are looking to stay at the school. For students in Grade 10 and 12, a private room will be available. The room is furnished with a dining room, living room, laundry room and a medical room.

The Scots College

The Scots College

CRICOS Provider Number : 02287G

Website : www.tsc.nsw.edu.au

Address : Victoria Road, Bellevue Hill, NSW, AUSTRALIA 2023

School Type : Boys, Boarding school

Philosophy – Special Features, Brief history

Scotch College is a coeducational school established in 1919. Located just 8 kilometres from the centre of Adelaide, the school has a campus area of over 125 acres comprised of modern school buildings, dorms for boys and girls, gym and a sports field for various activities. Scots College provides SACE courses, they are standard courses used in South Australia and is recognized by universities in Australia and around the world. The school currently has students from countries such as Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, China, Japan, Korea, Indonesia and many others. In addition, the school provides high-speed internet to aid students in their studies and to easily research information relating to their coursework.

Location

Schools located in Bellevue Hill in Sydney campus. Only 5 km from Sydney and just 15 km from international Airport.

Curriculum and Qualifications

By offering the SACE (South Australian Certificate of Education) courses, students in Year 10 – 12 will have the flexibility to choose subjects according to their interests. There are over 30 electives for the students in Year 12 to select from. With a large assortment of subjects to choose from, these courses are aimed to help students to discover their hidden interests and talents.

English Language Support

Scotch College provides English as a Second Language (ESL) course, specifically designed for students who do not speak English as their primary language. This courses focuses on enhancing the student’s English abilities by placing them in a small, tight-knit group. This allows the student to be comfortable and allows the teacher to effectively keep track of each student’s progress.

Academic Achievement/ Other Notable Achievements

Graduates from Scotch College are high academic achievers and 35% of the graduates possess the top 10 highest scores in the state.

Accommodation

The school encourages all international students to stay in the school dorms as there will be on-site staff to take care and assist the students. The dorms can accommodate more than 80 students and dorms are separated by gender. Each dorm is staffed with a Head of House, supervising assistant, school tutors and a nurse.

Other Features

The school has staff on board to assist international students in matters relating to counselling services to aid students in their studies and well-being in and out of school.

Trinity Grammar School

CRICOS Provider Number – 00671E
เว็บไซต์ – http://www.trinity.nsw.edu.au/
ที่อยู่ – 60 Wellington Street, Kew, Victoria 3101 Australia

Trinity Grammar School is an Anglican boys’ school with close ties to the Anglican Church of Australia. It’s a 100-year-old school which located just 5 kilometers from the Melbourne CBD with train, tram and bus passes. The school is located in the most peaceful and safe area of Melbourne. Trinity has many modern facilities and teaching aids, it is considered an institution that creates new generations who are ready to be a leadership. Trinity has been very successful in educating international students from many countries in Asia. Trinity is well known for its attentiveness to student’s needs, which are done by their qualified teachers who are willing to dedicate their time to provide support in career planning, advice in pathways to University and Language development as well as social skills. Many international students who have studied at Trinity are friends for a life time.

At Trinity, they teach a total of 4 different languages including Indonesia, Chinese, French and German as well as English as a Second Language for international students who are in year 11 and 12, in order to help achieve their best in other subjects. In the past, Trinity students are eligible to be part of the best university entrance exams every year and most students choose to study at university rather than drop outs or diploma. In the recent years, over 30% of students in year 12 are accepted to University of Melbourne and a number these students are enrolled in double major. In addition, the Trinity Year 12 student score approximately 3-5 times higher than the state average. And one-third of all students are ranked in the Top 10 of the state every year. This allows students to enroll in whichever college they desire.