CAPITAL School provides a family atmosphere combined with academic seriousness. We care equally about our students’ welfare and language needs.
CAPITAL School of English (Cardiff) is a family-run independent language school, founded in October 2013. The school is situated in the heart of Cardiff city centre, a stone’s throw from Cardiff Castle & the beautiful surroundings of Bute Park.
CAPITAL School offers its students the chance of learning English in Wales in a family atmosphere combined with academic seriousness.
Capital School of English Cardiff operates in a traditional building but with modern facilities. The School has bright and airy classrooms, all appropriately equipped for effective language teaching of International students.
Our reception is open from Monday to Friday between 08.30 and 17.00. Our staff are very approachable and always available to help students with their enquiries regarding tuition, accommodation, excursions or any other issues.
The school is fitted with fibre optic wireless broadband Internet throughout.
Our classrooms benefit from Wi-Fi connection, enabling the teachers to bring the language to life with the use of laptops, tablets and Smart phones giving students an enhanced learning experience.
Capital School of English Cardiff is a great opportunity for students to socialise and practise the English learned in lessons. There is comfortable indoor seating area in reception along with a modern student lounge.
We look forward to welcoming you into the CAPITAL family, where you will find:
Being away from home, perhaps for the first time, is not always easy and can feel a little daunting. Here at Capital School of English we do all that we can to make that experience a little easier and less stressful. Capital School takes safeguarding very seriously and accept that we have a duty of care towards all our students and staff. We want everyone to feel safe, secure and happy during their stay in Cardiff - the well-being of our students is as important as their academic development.
At the school, we have an experienced and caring Welfare Director and support staff and all our teachers are trained in safeguarding and are DBS checked. The office is open 8am-5pm, Monday – Friday and we have an emergency phone number which is manned 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Outside school, our homestays are carefully selected and regularly re-inspected to ensure that your homestay experience is safe as well as enjoyable. All activities are led by trained support staff and complete risk assessments are carried out on all excursions and activities.
We know how important it is for parents to feel assured that their children are well looked after and we have special provision for under 18s. Our Welfare Director, Sally Pennington, is also our Designated Safeguarding Officer.
To ensure that under 18s are protected, there are a number of added provisions:
Our aim at Capital School of English is to make sure that our students are safe, secure and happy at all times and thoroughly enjoy their time with us here in Cardiff.
Our Safeguarding policy is available by clicking here.
Capital School of English accepts students who are 16 and 17 years old onto our adult courses, throughout the year. Capital School of English has a duty of care with the safety of all students. Parental Consent Documents are required for all students under the age of 18.
For 16 and 17 year olds on adult courses