Scanbrit School of English

Scanbrit School is situated in Southbourne, a pleasant residential suburb of Bournemouth. The school buildings are only 300 metres from the beach and a similar distance from the local shops, cafeterias, and restaurants. Adjacent to the school, public transport regularly connects Southbourne with the town centres of Bournemouth and Christchurch.

The main school building is a large detached house with its own garden. Opposite this building, Scanbrit has a purpose built study centre where examination and intensive courses take place. The classrooms are equipped with cassette recorders, white boards and overhead projectors.

Facilities for students include a common room with TV, a self-access study centre with 9 Internet-connected computers and 12 listening recorders, a study centre with 7 computers and educational CD ROMs, a small canteen where snacks and light refreshments are available and a hall with table tennis.

We have a second centre available opposite our main building. We use this centre for students who are taking examination or intensive courses. This enables us to provide an excellent academic environment for all our students however long their stay at Scanbrit. We are proud to have maintained a high pass rate in the Cambridge Examinations. Over 2000 students have taken the Cambridge Exam since 1986.

What Makes Us Different?

We offer a varied social programme including DVD nights, bowling nights, Excursions to London and Oxford, Barbecues, beach volleyball and football. A great way to further practise your English skills.

Our Advantages

Regent Scanbrit is located in Southbourne, a quiet and safe suburb of Bournemouth within 5 minutes of award winning beaches and 15 minutes of Bournemouth town centre.

The school is bright and welcoming with a beautiful front and back garden, perfect for relaxing between lessons. We have a large common room with free wifi and hot drinks. We also have a number of computers available.

How We Teach / Our Methodology

Regent Scanbrit has an adult and junior school – perfect for family courses. Our junior programme runs for 9 weeks in the summer, however, we are happy to run closed groups.

We offer General English and exam preparation courses, including IELTS and Cambridge exams. This year our students achieved brilliant results scoring above 6.0 overall.

Our lesson structure provides an opportunity for students to develop their skills further. Our Knowledge in the Global Community class allows students to learn about different topics each week then research, prepare and give a presentation on them.

Quality of Our Staff

Regent Scanbrit has a small and friendly team dedicated to providing a full and varied experience to each and every student.

All of our teachers are friendly and experienced and thrive on providing dynamic and interactive lessons.

Our Services for Students

Students can immerse themselves in British culture and life by staying with one of our warm and welcoming host families are within 30 minutes of the school.

Accreditations and Memberships

Accredited by: British Council

Member of: English UK