API High School Discover Britain at Harlaxton College in Grantham, England

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API High School Discover Britain at Harlaxton College in Grantham, England

Join API for an unforgettable once-in-a-lifetime experience this summer, living and learning in an English country manor house in true Hogwarts style! You will live and eat the majority of your meals, including a welcome banquet in the manor house, and your classes will be held in the staterooms. Orientation will be held in London where we will spend 3 days seeing the major sites. There will be plenty of field trips in the afternoons to local castles, manor houses, and villages. Students are offered a variety of opportunities to socialize and stay active through playing sports you are familiar with, as well as learning new ones (cricket, rugby, or handball). We are looking forward to welcoming you on this amazing program.

Subjects

  • Creative Writing
  • History

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