THE Appeti Tennis SCHOOL
THE Appeti Tennis SCHOOL
A Full Time Tennis and Educational Programme for 8 - 18 year olds
In addition to a customised academic and tennis timetable pupils have a flexible schedule which allows for the inclusion of both competition and rest. A sample timetable can be downloaded below.
The Tennis Programmme
Facilities – The Canterbury Academy
The Appeti Tennis School is part of the larger campus of The Canterbury Academy, which hosts a number of sporting, leisure and community facilities for use by students and the local community.
Wherever possible Appeti Tennis aim for entry into the tennis school to be as affordable as possible as such we always looking for sponsors for the programme and its players.
In associaton with The Canterbury Acaedemy we are able to offer scholarships to those that excel at tennis and would otherwise find it difficult to take advantage of The Appeti Tennis School.
Typical scholarships offer between 20% and 50% reduction and any pupil can apply. Currently children in the programme receive financial support from Appeti Tennis and/or The Canterbury Academy.
Goods and Services
The following companies provide tennis specific goods and services to pupils of the Tennis School.
The programme is open for applications for entry between school years 6 and 8.
Players may be able to join outside of these age groups but only where their level of tennis and academic ability is consistent with that required to join the programme.
Players joining at mini green level will be required to be rated Green 1 or higher and of county standard.
Players joining at 12U age group and above will be required to be at county level (equal to top 10 in Kent).
Final tennis entry is at the discretion of the Appeti Tennis Coaching Team.
Academic Entry Requirements
The Canterbury Academy seeks students who wish to commit fully to this programme including its educational component. It will not select students according to their academic ability but may suggest that boys and girls join it’s grammar stream which works in partnership with Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys.
The Canterbury Academy will work with each student and their parents to provide the most appropriate curriculum timetable.
The Canterbury Academy will require each student at the Tennis School:
• to enrol at The Canterbury Academy
• to wear the uniform of The Canterbury Academy
• to follow the practices and procedures of The Canterbury Academy
Unlike most Tennis/Educational programmes The Appeti Tennis School is based at a state school, this means that the educational element does not have any additional charge, players also benefit from the opportunity to be placed in a dedicated grammar stream and receive many lessons on a tutor basis.
The annual fees apply to the tennis element and include the following each week:
• Individual Lessons
• Individual Fitness Training
• Individual Tennis Psychology coaching
• Group Fitness
• Group Mental Skills Training
• Indoor and outdoor practice courts
• Group lessons in nutrition
• Coach attended tournaments (during school holidays)
French and Spanish tuition is provided as part of the educational programme and is designed to aid players when travelling abroad.
Note: Fees are paid monthly in 12 instalments.
Fees include tennis throughout the weekend when required and access to the centre during school holidays.
Fees do not include food, physiotherapy or sports massage.
Minimum commitment is 1 year.
Tennis fees for pupils joining September 2023:
Full year, term time and tournament attendance during school holidays • £12,600 pa.
All fees subject to a 5% annual increase.