School Facilities & Learning Environment

We are a friendly English language school for adults situated in the popular seaside town of Margate in Kent, south east England. The school is an elegant historic building set in a Georgian square in the heart of Margate overlooking a walled garden.

Our School

  • is a building that dates back to the 19th century. Located in a quiet, elegant square with easy access to the town centre, it has been imaginatively modified to suit the needs of a 21st century learning centre, including the use of Wi-Fi throughout.
  • offers classrooms which are clean, comfortable and spacious, and fitted with computerised and high-quality sound systems
  • offers one-to-one level evaluation and a personal needs analysis on the first day for every student
  • guarantees a maximum class size of 12
  • provides a personal course report, written by the class teacher, and a certificate on the last day
  • gives regular progress checks to all students
  • provides regular and systematic opportunities for student feedback in the form of questionnaires and tutorials
  • houses the Hawley Club, the social centre of the school, a large, unique and distinctively-laid out internet cafe that is perfectly designed to warmly welcome and accommodate students on a year-round basis
  • contains a multimedia self-study centre, for which there is a weekly induction programme, and which is open to students all week long and on the 3 evenings a week when the Club, also a licensed bar, is open
  • offers all students free access to an award-winning on-line programme, Let’s Learn English

The Hawley Club

  • is a great place for students to meet, chat, have fun and make friends during breaks, lunchtimes, in the afternoons and evenings
  • provides a wide variety of board games, 4 flat-screen televisions and 6 computers for student use
  • is wireless enabled, allowing students to bring their own notebook computers and connect to the internet free of charge
  • has a selection of hot and cold drinks as well as snacks throughout the day and, being a licensed bar, beer or wine in the evenings
  • contains a special cooling machine sandwich service and microwaves for student use
  • is the ideal venue for films, games and quiz evenings

In Addition there is:

  • a dedicated table tennis room
  • a private courtyard for students to relax in with dedicated seating area
  • a delightful park just across the road

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