Tennis Academy for Sixth Form Students

Tennis Academy for Sixth Form Students

Ewell Castle School Tennis Academy

The ECS Tennis Academy is a scholarship scheme that includes high level sports (tennis) coaching and an independent school tailored curriculum.  The programme provides term-time training consisting of technical work, tactics and match play, strength and conditioning sessions and mentoring.  Students who join the Ewell Castle School Tennis Academy programme will be full members of the School community. The actual curriculum arrangement will be bespoke to the individual in consultation with parents and coaching staff.

Who the Ewell Castle School Tennis Academy is aimed at

If you are looking for an excellent co-educational independent education that offers intensive specialist performance tennis for your child, look no further than Ewell Castle School Tennis Academy. The ECS Tennis Academy works in partnership with coaches at renowned Tennis Avenue Academy in New Malden, where most of the tennis coaching takes place, to deliver a bespoke year round tennis programme for pupils aged 11-18 years of age at Ewell Castle School who are club/county standard or better. It also supports applications for tennis scholarships to U.S. universities and did so for former Ewell Castle School Tennis Scholar Srdan Pejic who is now studying at one of the top universities in the United States on a full scholarship.

Minimum joining criteria

All pupils wishing to join the Ewell Castle School Tennis Academy must meet Ewell Castle School's academic entry standards. Additionally they must meet the Ewell Castle School Tennis Academy entry standards as well as those for Tennis Avenue Academy.

The minimum joining criteria for Year 12 is a 4.2 tennis rating.

Entry process and assessment

If applicants meet Ewell Castle School and Ewell Castle School Tennis Academy criteria they are then invited to a tennis trial at Tennis Avenue Academy in New Malden within one month of applying for a place on the ECS Tennis Academy. Applicants will then be informed of the outcome of their application once Ewell Castle School has the results of all three separate procedures.

Contact Mrs E McManus, Head of Tennis at tennisacademy@ewellcastle.co.uk for further details.

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