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Our boarding facilities provide students with a home-from-home

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Boarding at The Worthgate School

Our boarding facilities provide students with a home-from-home, with over 220 single en-suite rooms ensuring a comfortable, safe and secure boarding experience.

All our boarding houses are located within walking distance on the same road as the school. Catered or self-catered accommodation is also available for over 18s to give them an experience of independent living before attending university.

Single rooms with private ensuite bathroom

Shared Social Spaces

24-hour supervised boarding houses

Full catering for students aged 14+

All boarding houses are 
within walking distance

Laundry facilities
available on-site

Wireless internet access

Cleaning service provided

A Supportive Environment

Our team of live-in House Parents become a familiar face for every student and are always on hand to provide the highest standard of safety and pastoral care and help students settle into their residences by creating a caring and comfortable home.

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Boarding For Ages 14 - 17

Chaucer House is our newest Boarding House. It offers a welcoming home-from- home environment for all our boarders. The accommodation is safe and secure throughout, and is especially well suited for our younger students. Additional facilities include a new common room and shared social spaces as well as a new café for you to use during the day, complementing the full dining service for our boarding students.

Location

Chaucer House is situated next to the main school building. Classes and reception are only a minute walk away and it is only 10 minutes’ walk to the glorious city centre.

Facilities

  •  Well-equipped rooms for sleep and study, fully furnished with superior fittings
  •  En-suite facilities with deluxe bathrooms
  • Safe and secure throughout; fully supervised
  • Social spaces and shared common rooms
  • Wireless internet access and TV facility
  • Laundry services available
  • Cleaning service provided
  • Kitchen facilities.

Fully supervised and catered with 10 single en-suite rooms and 17 shared rooms, all en-suite. 

Facilities include:

  • 10 single bedrooms and 17 shared bedrooms, all en-suite
  • shared kitchen/ dining area
  • 24-hour supervision
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wi-fi and common room

catered and supervised cosy English home, with large garden and sitting room area. It is an 18-bed house with six single and six shared bedrooms, all en-suite.

Facilities include

  • Six single bedrooms and six shared bedrooms, all en-suite
  • Shared kitchen/ dining area
  • 24-hour supervision
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wi-fi and common room

A new residence, close to the school with 32 single rooms and eight shared bedrooms, all en-suite.

Facilities include

  • 32 single bedrooms and eight shared bedrooms
  • All en-suite or with private bathroom
  • Shared kitchen/ dining area
  • Wi-fi and common room
  • 24 hour supervision
  • Laundry facilities

Ideal for younger students (ages 14-17) – 14 single and six shared en-suite rooms, catered and supervised.

Facilities include

  • 14 single bedrooms and 6 shared bedrooms
  • All en-suite 
  • Fully catered and kitchen facilities
  • Wi-fi
  • 24 hour supervision
  • Laundry facilities

Boarding For Ages 18+

Marlowe Lodge is a welcome extension to our fast-expanding Canterbury campus, located right in the heart of our existing campus on New Dover Road. Offering a home-from-home environment for all our boarders, Marlowe Lodge is safe and secure throughout and is particularly suited to the over 18s. You will have an opportunity to use the facilities in the adjacent Chaucer House, including a new common room and shared social spaces as well as a new café to use during the day, complementing the full dining service for our boarding students.

Location

Marlowe Lodge is situated next to the main school building. Classes and reception are only a minute walk away and it is only 10 minutes’ walk to the glorious city centre.

Facilities

  • Well-equipped rooms for sleep and study, fully furnished with superior fittings
  • Kitchen facilities nearby
  • Laundry services available. Cleaning service provided
  • Social spaces and shared common rooms
  • All en-suite
  • 24-hour supervision, behind gated doors and with staff patrols
  • Wireless internet access and TV facility

A new residence, on the school campus with single en-suite rooms and one shared en-suite room.

Facilities include:

  • 30 single bedrooms
  • Fully catered and kitchen facilities
  • 24-hour supervision
  • Laundry facilities
  • Communal areas
  • All en-suite
  • Wi-fi
  • Café

A new residence, close to the school with six single and three shared rooms, all en-suite.

Facilities include

  • 6 single bedrooms and 3 shared bedrooms all en-suite
  • Fully catered and kitchen facilities nearby
  • 24-hour supervision
  • Laundry facilities
  • Communal area
  • Wi-fi
  • Café

A series of six-bedroom houses very close to the school for over 18s who want a taste of independent living. The residence is unsupervised but supported on a daily basis. All rooms are singles, non en-suites.

Facilities include

  • 17 single bedrooms with shared bathrooms
  • Support available
  • Shared kitchen areas
  • Wi-fi and common areas
  • Laundry facilities

Refurbished to the highest standard.

Facilities include

  • Six-single bedrooms and eight-shared bedrooms
  • Shared kitchen/ dining area
  • All en-suite 
  • 24 hour supervision

A private property suitable for over 18s who would like a taste of independent living, featuring eight single rooms – four en-suite and four with shared bathroom (two separate bathrooms). There are two fully fitted kitchens, a shared lounge space and a large private garden.

Facilities include

  • Eight single bedrooms
  • Three shared kitchens
  • Four en-suite and two shared bathrooms
  • Communal lounge