Quinton House School

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General information

Quinton House School (on Google map) is situated in the Grade I listed building, Upton Hall. The hall dates back to the medieval period with many alterations taking place in the sixteenth and seventeenth century.



Address: Quinton House School, Upton Hall, Northampton, County of Northamptonshire, NN5 4UX, England (in Wikipedia).
Tel / Fax: 01604 752050 / 581707
Web: http://www.quintonhouseschool.co.uk/

Northamptonshire is located in the East Midlands region of England. It lies on the River Nene, situated about 67 miles (108 km) north-west of London and around 50 miles (80 km) south-east of Birmingham. With a population of 212,100 recorded in the 2011 census, Northampton is one of the largest urban centres in the United Kingdom without city status and is the most populous non-metropolitan district of England.


Contact: Exchange program: Elizabeth Ginns and Sandip Kaur

Cooperation

We started our cooperation in 2014 with visits of Áurea Gonzalez and Beverly Round to the Quinton House College in....and Elizabeth Ginns and Sandip Kaur to our College in July. During these visits the future exchange program was agreed upon.


Cultural exchange program envisaged

It is planned to start the exchange with 10 students of grade 9 and 10, equivalent to 3 - 4th ESO / S10-11. Like with our other exchange programs it will consits of one week travelling to England and one week of coming the English students to Benidorm. However, due to administrative restrictions that apply in the UK, students will not be allowed to stay at the families homes. Instead they have to stay at our boarding facilities and in England they might stay at a Bed & Breakfast or a camp site, eg Billing Aquadrome.
Program proposals are in the making. According to the season in Benidorm the program may include visits to Benidorm, Valencia, cable ski, a water park, Villajoyosa, etc. In England it is planned to have a visit to the Silverstone racing circuit, and the city of London.



Contact Lope de Vega: BeverlyRound@LopedeVega.es and Horst.Salzwedel@LopedeVega.es


School systems and holidays

Fr - Lycée Saint-Pierre· It - I.I.S.S. C.E. Gadda · Nl - Maasland College · Se - Österåkers gymnasium