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Short Courses

 

Short, full immersion, courses are offered at Burgess Hill Girls throughout the year depending upon the availability of boarding places. Short course students are able to join the school for a period of half to two terms in year groups 7, 8, 9 or 10.

Students follow the regular subject timetable for their year group, with supporting English as an Additional Language lessons incorporated. Students are also encouraged to join co-curricular activities at lunch-time and after school.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Students are not required to sit entrance examinations. Assessment is based on the previous two school reports, a reference from the Head of their current school and an interview via Skype or in person. There is a registration fee of £100.

MONITORING & ASSESSMENT

Students sit the CAT test upon arrival so that progress can be monitored. A school certificate is presented on satisfactory completion of the course.

FEES

No deposit is required if full fees are paid 28 days in advance of the course start date. Fees are inclusive of weekend activities.

 

The fees per term for the academic year 2020-21;

 

YearPer term
Year 7£10,350
Year 8£10,650
Year 9£11,350
Year 10£11,650

OR

A non-refundable deposit of £6,000 paid termly, plus the monthly fee. Weekend activities are inclusive of the prices below.

 

YearPer month
Year 7£1,600
Year 8£1,700
Year 9£2,000
Year 10£2,000

UNIFORM

A limited supply of second-hand uniform may be available to purchase. Where possible we will endeavour to supply uniform upon arrival.

GUARDIANSHIP

All students must have an appointed guardian irrespective of the student’s age. Please see the school’s educational guardianship policy.