Dean Close is a long-standing co-educational day and boarding school. Its campus style site set within 50 acres of beautiful grounds, is an impressive blend of old and new buildings, with first class sporting & teaching facilities.

These excellent facilities, coupled with our dedicated and experienced team of staff, make Dean Close an ideal venue for holiday camps and courses including, Sports Camps, Easter Revision Courses – open to all, along with Parent’s Activities.

Easter Revision Course 2020

Our ERC 2020 dates are: Wednesday 15th April – Sunday 19th April (with residential students arriving on the evening of Tuesday 14th April).

Dean Close School is a highly regarded independent school and the School’s campus style site providing the ideal location for a stimulating and productive A Level & GCSE Revision Course.

All subjects are organised and taught by a team of highly qualified and experienced tutors, to maximise students’ performance in their summer examinations. With small class sizes, quality time is guaranteed for each student.

Places are available on a residential or non-residential basis and alongside their intensive study programmes, Easter revision students have access to the school’s sporting facilities. Residential students will be accommodated in one of our School Boarding Houses.

We are now open to take bookings for our 2020 course. If you would like to register a place for your child on the course, please click here.

For further information, you can download our 2020 Course Brochure.

If you would like to discuss the course in more detail, please contact Lydia Day, Operations Manager on:


T: 01242 267431

Holiday Activities Camps

A £3m sports hall providing state-of-the-art facilities was officially opened by Sir Geoff Hurst in 2007. More recently the Dean Close Cookery School has been created to offer a unique professional cookery facility nestled within the traditional school campus. The state of the art cookery school offers an extensive menu of culinary opportunities for exciting holiday courses.

Facilities include:

  • 25m indoor heated swimming pool
  • New sports hall (including cricket nets, indoor hockey, basketball, aerobics studio and weight training facilities)
  • Brand new floodlit water based astro turfs
  • Cricket / rugby pitches
  • 12 tennis / 4 netball courts
  • Climbing wall
  • Gymnasium
  • Cookery School

Christmas Hockey Camp 2019

This December, we will be running a Christmas Hockey Camp here at Dean Close and as always, it is open to all girls and boys.

Christmas dates:
Wednesday 18th December
Thursday 19th December
Friday 20th December

Ages and Times:
7-11 yrs: 9.00am – 12 noon

12+ yrs: 1.00pm – 4.00pm

Click here to find out more and sign up for holiday activities or alternatively, email: or call: 01242 267431

Ultimate Activity Camps

Ultimate Activity Camps are back this October half term and will be here at Dean Close on 28th Oct-1st Nov 2019.

  • Days run from 8:30am until 5:15pm* (Extended Day Pass for an extra £5 covers 8am-6pm)
  • For children aged 4-14 years
  • Book by the day or week.
  • The Early Booking Rate of £41/day or £179/week will run until Tuesday 1st October so please Book Early!
  • Children get Some Fresh Air Fun, Meet New Friends and Try New Activities!

To book a place, please visit their website or call their friendly and helpful customer service team on 0330 111 7077.

Parents Activities

We extend our facilities and our expertise to parents too! For some time a community of parents have met to socialise, improve their tennis skills, get fit and have fun.

To find out more or sign up, click here.

Alternatively, please contact us on 01242 258023 or email:


In this section

Contact Senior School

Shelburne Road
GL51 6HE
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1242 258000
Fax: +44 (0)1242 258004

Admissions Enquiries
Tel: +44 (0)1242 258044