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Select English, London, England UK

Select English

Students rated Select English, London : 3.9/5.0   (149 reviews)

1. What we like about the school  

Most homestay families in walking distance
School residence two doors from school
Excellent rating of student apartments
Homestay accommodation very close to school

3. Select English

General Information

The language school Select English was founded in London, England UK in 1961. The school is housed in a wonderful Victorian school building with a beautiful garden, located in Crystal Palace, a charming, green, residential area in south London, with plenty of shops, cafés and restaurants nearby. It takes about 25 minutes by overground from Crystal Palace to the centre of London.

The school address is: 144 Church Road, SE19 2NT - London (England UK).


Facilities

Cafeteria, computer lab, lounge, garden, student support desk, printer for student use, free WIFI


Classroom equipment

Heating, ample natural light in all classrooms.
TV, electronic whiteboard in some classrooms.


Accreditations and Quality seals





Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is London Gatwick (LGW) / London Heathrow (LHR).  It takes 45 minutes by car to school.


Average number of students: Adult courses in summer: 80
Adult courses throughout the year: 60
Junior courses in summer: 50
School Size
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Average number of levels: Adult courses in summer: 6
Adult courses throughout the year: 6
Junior courses in summer: 5
Number of classrooms: 10
Number of public workstations: 8
English teacher qualifications: 100 % hold a university degree
100 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Average age of students: in summer: 22 years
throughout the year: 24 years
Minimum age of students: 16 years
13 years for specific Junior courses
Top student nationalities: Brazil 2 %
China 10 %
Germany 26 %
France 2 %
Russia 10 %
Saudi Arabia 1 %
 
Italy 25 %
Japan 7 %
Korea 2 %
Switzerland 4 %
Spain 13 %
Turkey 1 %
 

4. Courses

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General English Intensive Recommended <English> course Most Popular <English> course
Free cancellation up to 10 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 25  | Max. group size: 14
194 £ per week
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The lessons are based on our 8 week syllabus with relevant and practical vocabulary topics as well as grammar and structures for effective communication.
Starting dates Every Monday .
Fully booked on: 03.Sep.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Afternoon: 13:30  - 15:45
Required language level Elementary (A2)
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General English Popular <English> course
Free cancellation up to 10 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 15  | Max. group size: 14
152 £ per week
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The lessons are based on our 8 week syllabus with relevant and practical vocabulary topics as well as grammar and structures for effective communication.
Starting dates Every Monday .
Fully booked on: 03.Sep.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Required language level Elementary (A2)
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Summer General English
Free cancellation up to 10 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 15  | Max. group size: 14
171 £ per week
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The lessons are based on our 8 week syllabus with relevant and practical vocabulary topics as well as grammar and structures for effective communication.
Starting dates 2016: 04.Jul.2016, 11.Jul.2016, 18.Jul.2016, 25.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016, 08.Aug.2016, 15.Aug.2016, 22.Aug.2016.
Fully booked on: 03.Sep.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Required language level Elementary (A2)
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Summer General English Intensive
Free cancellation up to 10 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 25  | Max. group size: 14
213 £ per week
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The lessons are based on our 8 week syllabus with relevant and practical vocabulary topics as well as grammar and structures for effective communication.
Starting dates 2016: 04.Jul.2016, 11.Jul.2016, 18.Jul.2016, 25.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016, 08.Aug.2016, 15.Aug.2016, 22.Aug.2016.
Fully booked on: 03.Sep.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Afternoon: 13:30  - 15:45
Required language level Elementary (A2)
5
Junior Homestay Course (13 - 17 years old)
Free cancellation up to 10 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 15  | Max. group size: 14
610 £ per week (Based on the price of 4 weeks)
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Course price includes accommodation: Homestay, Double room, Full board (breakfast + lunch + dinner)

All our homestay accommodation is in the Crystal Palace area and many are in walking distance to the school.

The course includes:
- 15 hours tuition per week
- fully supervised afternoon and evening programme
- 5 trips into central London by coach per two-week course.
- Full-day excursion (e.g. to Cambridge)
- Free transfer to/from Heathrow or Gatwick

Price includes: Supervision 24/7, Airport transfer (return trip)
Starting dates 2016: 03.Jul.2016, 17.Jul.2016, 31.Jul.2016.
Fully booked on: 03.Sep.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Required language level Elementary (A2)
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Christmas Course - Standard
Free cancellation up to 10 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 15  | Max. group size: 14
152 £ per week
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Select English, London is one of the few schools that is open at Christmas. It is a great opportunity to experience Christmas in a different culture and London during the festive season. The course includes a free trip to Oxford Street to see the famous Christmas lights. A free Christmas Buffet at the school with Santa Claus and presents.
Starting dates 2016: 12.Dec.2016, 19.Dec.2016, 27.Dec.2016.
Fully booked on: 03.Sep.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Required language level Elementary (A2)
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Christmas Course - Intensive
Free cancellation up to 10 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 25  | Max. group size: 14
194 £ per week
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Select English, London is one of the few schools that is open at Christmas. It is a great opportunity to experience Christmas in a different culture and London during the festive season. The course includes a free trip to Oxford Street to see the famous Christmas lights. A free Christmas Buffet at the school with Santa Claus and presents.
Starting dates 2016: 12.Dec.2016, 19.Dec.2016, 27.Dec.2016.
Fully booked on: 03.Sep.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Afternoon: 13:30  - 15:45
Required language level Elementary (A2)
8
English for Business: Inside and Outside the Classroom
Free cancellation up to 10 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 15  | Max. group size: 14
252 £ per week
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Fees include: 15 hours tuition and 3 afternoon visits per week. All entrance fees are included and all visits are accompanied by Select English staff.(subject to availability)
Visits include: The Houses of Parliament; Kensington Palace; BBC Broadcasting House; The Old Bailey – Central Criminal Court; The Bank of England and a company visit to Fuller's Brewery
Starting dates 2016: 11.Jul.2016.
Fully booked on: 03.Sep.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Required language level Upper intermediate (B2)
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Lesson duration: 60 minutes
School's administrative fee: 50.00  £
Individual classes: Single individual lessons of tuition can be booked at 45 £. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
Language school closed: In 2016 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01.Jan.2016, 25.Mar.2016, 28.Mar.2016, 02.May.2016, 30.May.2016, 29.Aug.2016, 26.Dec.2016, 27.Dec.2016
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school): German, Italian, French, Spanish, English
Comments about courses: For long-term courses (16 weeks and more) low season prices apply year-round.

5. Accommodation

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Homestay
Free cancellation up to 10 days before arrival

Single room, Half board
155 £ per week
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Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Students can either arrive/depart on Saturday or on Sunday. Maximum stay is seven nights.
Price extra night: 25 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 12 minutes walking (average reported by our former students)
Includes: Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
Dates High season dates 04.Jul.2016 - 26.Aug.2016
High season High season supplement per week: 10 £
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Homestay
Free cancellation up to 10 days before arrival

Double room, Half board
145 £ per week
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Price in £ 145 290 435 580 145
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Students can either arrive/depart on Saturday or on Sunday. Maximum stay is seven nights.
Price extra night: 25 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Double room.
Distance from school: 13 minutes walking (average reported by our former students)
Includes: TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
Dates High season dates 04.Jul.2016 - 26.Aug.2016
High season High season supplement per week: 10 £
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The Crystal Palace Market
Single room, No meals
165 £ per week
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Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Newly refurbished private residence ideally located in the 'Triangle' of Crystal Palace. The residence consists of three bedrooms, one shared bathroom and a shared open plan kitchen/dining room. The residence also has a 24/7 emergency number.
Price extra night: 30 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 10 minutes walking
Includes: TV, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 20
Maximum age of students: 0
Dates High season dates 04.Jul.2016 - 26.Aug.2016
High season High season supplement per week: 10 £
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Queens Hotel
Single room, Breakfast
294 £ per week
Queens Hotel, Select English, London
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Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
A very nice and convenient hotel for students.
Price extra night: 49 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 5 minutes walking
Includes: TV, Phone, Daily cleaning, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Breakfast, Private bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 18
Maximum age of students: 0
Dates High season dates 04.Jul.2016 - 26.Aug.2016
High season
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Comment Our school is based in a lovely residential part of south London. It is perfect for homestay accommodation since all our homestay families live very close to the school. The average travel time to school is 15-20 minutes either on foot or by bus.
Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? yes
Single room on request
Optional airport transfer: London Gatwick (LGW): for 69 £ (one way)
London Heathrow (LHR): for 78 £ (one way)
London Stansted (STN), London Luton Airport (LTN): for 100 £ (one way)

6. Leisure activities

Leisure activities: activity possible course possible organized by school distance from school
Football (soccer)     1 km
Swimming     1 km
Tennis     1 km
Volleyball     1 km

7. Reviews

 
Overall rating 3.9/5.0 
(149 reviews)
City 4.4/5.0 
Organisation 4.0/5.0 
Facilities 3.6/5.0 
Social activities 3.1/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language 4.0/5.0 
Value for money 3.6/5.0 
Accommodation
Host Family 4.1/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment) 3.8/5.0 
Other 3.8/5.0 
Students liked about Select English, London
"Lessons were very interesting" - (23 years)
"The groups are not very big, so you have quite a personal treat with the teacher" - (22 years)
"Teachers and staff are really welcoming and helpful" - (23 years)
"The teaching is very good." - (24 years)
"Many representatives from different countries, everything is very democratic, the staff is very attentive and responsive." - (36 years)
All 149 reviews of Select English

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  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Wireless LAN zone at school
  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • Free airport pickup for all junior courses (both ways)
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
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