The breadth of opportunity beyond the classroom is a strong feature of the New Hall Summer School. Alongside the English curriculum, students will choose from one of the following Talent Academies, taught by specialist coaches or teachers
Students will gain the confidence to express their ideas using a range of different media. In this exciting academy they will develop their creative skills and expand their portfolio of artwork. The students will also exhibit their work at the end of the course.
In this academy students will enhance their problem-solving skills. Students will be given set tasks and project work to consolidate their knowledge.
In this academy the focus is on designing and testing experiments and activities that will provide hands-on science experience in Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
Budding actors will enjoy this drama academy. All students will focus on key skills and develop an exciting mix of drama and theatre craft that they will go on to perform at the end of the course.
Students who are looking to develop their techniques will learn new skills and play a full range of music from different genres, including classical, rock, and experimental. The students will perform a concert at the end of the week to develop their confidence as live performers.
This academy is for anyone interested in robotics, coding and engineering. Students will develop their problem solving and logical thinking skills. In the academy students will cope with challenging tasks and learn key engineering strategies.
Business & Finance
Students will develop strategic thinking skills and learn how the world’s leading companies position themselves to gain competitive advantage.
Through a combination of learning and practice, students will work towards the next stage in their tennis development. This club delivers tennis in a fun environment with tennis games, technical sessions and tennis tournaments.
From global warming to migrant crises, students in this academy will investigate contemporary issues affecting the world today.