Leeson House Field Studies Centre

Testimonials


"Staff were very flexible and nothing was too much trouble. Level of instructor's is always very high." Dorset Primary School April 2016

"The tutor was exceptional - enthusiastic, organised and knowledgeable. The kitchen staff are amazing and really friendly!"
London Secondary School March 2016

"There are great facilities and resources to enhance the pupil's learning."
Dorset Primary School March 2016

"The tutors were amazing and our students have such a valuable experience both in preparation for their exam and personally."
London Secondary School February 2016

"Tutors were really knowledgeable and related well to the children. The pitch of sessions were engaging and age appropriate."
Dorset Primary School January 2016

"We were really pleased with the activities we had. The children learnt so much!"
Dorset Primary School December 2015

"The course leaders depth of knowledge about local history, geology and habitats was outstanding. We were particularly impressed by the taught session on Sand Dune formation and longshore drift - the children were completely engaged by this and the resources and activities supported the learning."
Dorset Primary School November 2015

"Fantastic consideration for our pupil who is disabled, the staff made an effort to ensure he was included and to check on his well-being. All activities were inclusive and enjoyed by our children."
Dorset Primary School September 2015

"A fantastic opportunity to tackle coursework content, instruction was excellent, students clearly enjoyed the experience."
Dorset Secondary School October 2015

"The course tutors were fantastic, friendly, approachable, knowledgeable and great with the children."
Dorset Primary School September 2015

"An inspiring landscape as the basis for the fieldwork, excellent tuition was planned with our needs in mind, well planned fieldwork that produced high quality data, use of digital resources and technology with the students."
London Secondary School September 2015

"The tutors were very knowledgable and delivered clear and informative sessions to our students which matched our expectations and the needs of the course."
London Secondary School July 2015

"Excellent venue - as always. The children always get so much out of the time, both on and off site."
Dorset Primary School July 2015

"Amazing talented staff. Brilliant residential. The centre is so well resourced to support schools."
Dorset Primary School June 2015

"We had a super time. The tutor was lovely and coped well with the pupils diverse needs. Thank you for a wonderful visit"
Dorset Special Needs School June 2015

"This was an excellent experience for our students and they were inspired as well as learning what was required"
Hampshire Private School June 2015

"The centre accommodated childrens needs, even changes at the very last minute. Well organised and fun, a fantastic experience for all"
Dorset Primary School June 2015

"We had a pre-visit with one pupil and parent and the centre staff were very kind and reassuring, the children thoroughly enjoyed their stay"
Dorset Primary School June 2015

"A very successful first visit, we are very keen to return next year"
Somerset Primary School May 2015

"Every child has benefitted from this experience and it is excellent value for money"
Dorset Primary School May 2015

"Staff were always available to answer questions, we felt safe at all times"
Dorset Primary School May 2015

"The tutors were the best we have ever had, adaptable and absolutely wonderful with our children - please can we have them again next year?!"
Dorset Primary School April 2015

"Beautiful setting, quality tutors, the sense of responsibility it gave the pupils, the follow-up work generated from the experience"
Poole Primary School April 2015

"All our learning objectives were met in a fun, interesting and enjoyable way"
Dorset Primary April 2015

" The best aspects of the course were Boscombe and Lyme Regis as great case studies the quality of teaching and interaction with the tutors"
London Private School March 2015

"This was the first time that we used Leeson House staff, it made a nice change and consolidated the boys understanding, the tutor was excellent and developed a good rapport with our students"
London Private School March 2015

"Another well resourced and well prepared trip, good fun, great food, friendly staff"
Dorset Primary February 2015

"Even with a small group of very quiet students our course tutor was excellent in getting them to contribute their ideas"
Derbyshire Secondary Fenruary 2015

"The accommodation is well kept and really comfortable helping to ensure our young children were very happy staying away from home for the first time"
Dorset Primary February 2015

"Again a thoroughly enjoyable course, extremely valuable trip that will contribute greatly to exam success"
Kent Secondary February 2015

"Super friendly staff, willing to support both staff and pupils, very welcoming and great food"
Bournemouth Primary December 2014

"We work closely with the tutor beforehand to plan the course and he has great rapport with the students. He is patient with weaker ability students, even at the end of a 12 hour day"
Dorset Secondary November 2014

"The subject knowledge of the biology tutors is second to none"
Dorset Secondary November 2014

"value for money, quality, friendly staff, catering to our needs"
Oxfordshire Secondary School October 2014

"A suitable level of supervision was given to allow the children to work independently, safely and to feel that they could ask for support when needed"
Somerset Prep School July 2014

"Leeson House staff were able to accommodate our year 6 group and all of our course requests at very short notice. Thank You! Planning was as thorough as always, in spite of the limited time"
Bournemouth Primary School July 2014

"We have already booked for next year. Cannot praise Leeson House staff enough. We have been coming to Leeson House for a number of years and the staff are always very accommodating in devising tasks for the OCR F215 Biology Specification, especially when the tasks are released late into the term"
Bournemouth Secondary School June 2014

"Excellent advice and preparation for our A Level Biology coursework"
Hertfordshire Secondary School April 2014

"What were the best aspects of the course?....GPS and Geocaching, a huge thanks to Mike and Amy for this"
Dorset Primary School March 2014

"Friendly staff with superb knowledge, always well looked after and super facilities"
Dorset Primary School March 2014

" Very pleased with the fieldwork. Ben tailored the teaching very well to the specification and the needs of our students"
London Secondary College March 2014

"The activities available to students at night were excellent - they never got bored"
Oxfordshire Secondary School February 2014

"What did you think about the accommodation for pupils?.....All great - children were very happy and settled"
Dorset Primary School February 2014

"What were the best aspects of the course?....the suitability and relevance of data collected to meet the course specification, excellent food and lots of it"
Hertfordshire Secondary School January 2014

"What were the best aspects of the course?...The activity leader, his organisation and planning, the extension activities which challenged more able groups"
Hampshire Academy GCSE PE January 2014

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Address:
Langton Matravers
Swanage
BH19 3EU
Telephone:
01929 422126
Fax:
01929 427534