Excursions

Throughout each course, students benefit from a half day trip every Wednesday afternoon, and a full day trip every weekend (typically Saturday). The location is chosen based on its journey time from Concord, its interest to students and its safety.

Places previously visited include:

Places previously visited include:
Alton TowersBirminghamBristol
ChesterCardiffLiverpool
ManchesterNottinghamOxford
ShrewsburyTelford

Previous optional excursion at an additional cost:

Previous optional excursion at an additional cost:
Warner Brothers Harry Potter Studio +£65Theatre Trip +£35Other City Trips +£10-£30

All students will:

  • Be supervised on the coach journey to the venue
  • Have contact details of the trip leader and accompanying staff
  • Have a map of the place being visited
  • Be shown where the meeting point is where a member of staff will be located throughout the duration of the trip
  • Have a card with contact details to show a retail/shop assistant, police etc if they need help

Supervision for students Age 10-12

  • Supervised for all excursions by a teacher
  • Ratio of 1 teacher:6 students

Supervision for students Age 13+

  • Students are unsupervised* for all excursions

Unsupervised students will be required to check in at the meeting point at designated times throughout the trip and must remain in a minimum student group size of 4.

The Course Director will make the final decision regarding supervision. 


*A supervision requirement form will be issued prior to arrival for all students aged 13+ so that parents/guardians can decide if they wish their son/daughter to be supervised (with a group of students and teachers) or unsupervised (with a group of friends but no teacher).