We’re a well-established school with a reputation for excellence, welcoming adult students since 1976 and juniors since 1997. Find out about our history here.
2. Accreditations – a sign of quality
You can be sure of the quality of your programme thanks to our accreditation. Our achievements, including a perfect score in every ISI inspection and a Centre of Excellence award, place us among the best language schools in the UK. We’re also licensed as a Tier 4 Sponsor by UKVI. Find out more.
We adopt a student-centred approach to make your learning enjoyable, challenging and responsive to your individual needs. Read about more about learning at the Lewis School on both adult courses and junior programmes.
5. Wide nationality mix
Every year we welcome students from around 50 different countries at our adult school and 30 different countries across our junior centres. You’ll have plenty of opportunity to practise your English and make friends from all over the world. See our 2016 Adult School nationality graph.
6. Attractive locations
With its rich history, beautiful parks and the buzz of a university city, Southampton is a great location for our adult school. For juniors, we have a choice of four summer junior centres on attractive school and university campuses, all within easy travelling distance of London.
7. Vibrant activities programmes
A rich, fun-filled activities programme helps you discover the UK and have an unforgettable time with your new friends. We also link learning with leisure, so you can develop your English as you have fun! Read about our adult and junior activities.
8. Our own teacher training centre
Experts in our field, we have our own training centre with courses for both new and experienced teachers. It also keeps our school buzzing with new teaching ideas! Find out about our training courses here.
9. Specialists in English through theatre
Theatre is a fantastic medium for language development, and is a specialism of our school. Our team of performing arts professionals deliver courses to schools all around the world, as well as in our summer junior centres. Find out more >