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Hellenic College of London

The Hellenic College was founded in 1980 by prominent members of the Greek community in London. The Hellenic College of London provides a first-class British education to GCSE standard, coupled with fluency in the Greek language, and a thorough grounding in Greek culture, history, literature and religion. Children from non-Greek-speaking families are also welcome and they are able to follow an alternative modern foreign language, I.e. Spanish, Italian, Russian, etc. The principal medium of instruction is English, with English as a foreign language tuition available as required. The Hellenic College of London offers an integrated academic programme based on the UK national curriculum throughout the nursery, primary and secondary departments.All teaching staff are experienced and well-qualified, and the staff pupil ratio is 1: 7.

The Hellenic College of London year runs from September to early July, with holidays at Christmas and Easter. Educational visits to Greece and other European countries are planned every year.

The Hellenic College of London occupies a fine site in the heart of Knightsbridge. Teaching facilities include fifteen classrooms, three well-equipped science laboratories, two computer science laboratories, music room and art studio. There is a second Nursery facility in Golders Green (North London) for children aged 3-5.

Admission is based on previous school references, personal interviews and, for pupils above the age of eight, entrance tests in English and Mathematics.

School Summary:

National curriculum.

GCSE, GCE exams.

150 students, 2-18 yrs.

Address:

67 Pont Street, London, SW1X 0BD, UK

Tel: (+44) 20 7581 5044

Fax: (+44) 20 7589 9055