News & Events

News

The ECP Prince of Wales Scholarship
Message from HRH The Prince of Wales
The English College has received a message of support from HRH The Prince of Wales, the UK Patron of the ECP, sending his best wishes.
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Webinar on CEM
ECP sharing expertise with the world
On Friday, ECP's Senior Deputy Head, Tony Emmerson, will be leading a webinar for teachers, hosted by CEM, the Centre for Evaluation and Monitoring.
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New issue of the ECP Newsletter (Issue Nineteen)
Read a new issue of The ECP Newsletter in which we report about our experience with School Online, Quarantine, ECAs and other activities.
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distance learning
The English College in Prague’s approach to well-being during school closure
This article shares tips from The English College in Prague on how we've supported well-being during school closure.
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Remote Teaching and Learning at The English College in Prague during the State of Emergency
The English College in Prague is heartened by our community’s extraordinary response to the current COVID-19 situation. We have great feedback from students and parents on how this has been working.
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School Closure due to coronavirus measures
In line with instructions from the Ministry of Health, the English College in Prague is closed to students from 11 March 2020. We will keep you informed on the development.
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Romeo & Juliet performance
Romeo & Juliet performance
Kind thanks from the Arts Faculty to all students involved in the Romeo & Juliet production, and to all who came along to support. This was a combined creative effort involving Drama, Dance, Music and the Visual Arts.
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New issue of the ECP Newsletter (Issue Eighteen)
Read the first 2020 issue of The ECP Newsletter in which we report about the Graduation Ball, the London Work Experience Programme and other events or activities.
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Schwarzenberg Scholarship
ECP offers a new Schwarzenberg Scholarship
In its 25th anniversary year, the English College in Prague (ECP) is delighted to announce that its Czech Patron, Karel Schwarzenberg, has agreed to the use of his name in connection with a new Schwarzenberg Scholarship.
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ECP buys its building from Prague 9
ECP secures its future in Vysočany
The English College in Prague has bought its building in Vysočany and is looking forward to planning improvements to the facilities in the future.
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Events Calendar

Term Dates

Term Dates 2020/2021

TermDate
Start of Term 131/08/2020
Half Term Holidays26/10/2020- 30/10/2020
End of Term 115/12/2020
Christmas Holidays16/12/2020- 05/01/2021
Start of Term 206/01/2021
Half Term Holidays15/2/2021- 19/2/2021
End of Term 226/3/2021
Easter Holidays27/03/2021- 11/04/2021
Start of Term 312/04/2021
End of Term 330/06/2021

Holidays 2020/2021

HolidayDate
St. Wenceslas Day28/09/2020
Independence Day28/10/2020
Student Holiday / Staff Training16/11/2020
Freedom & Democracy Day17/11/2020
Christmas Eve24/12/2020
Christmas Day25/12/2020
2nd Day of Christmas26/12/2020
New Year's Day01/01/2021
Student Holiday / Staff Training29/01/2021
Good Friday2/04/2021
Easter Monday5/04/2021
Labour Day01/05/2021
Victory in Europe Day08/05/2021
Student Holiday / Staff Training03/06/2021
Headmaster’s Holiday04/06/2021

Term Dates 2021/2022

TermDate
Start of Term 130/08/2021
Half Term Holidays25/10/2021- 29/10/2021
End of Term 115/12/2021
Christmas Holidays16/12/2021- 04/01/2022
Start of Term 205/01/2022
Half Term Holidays21/2/2022- 25/2/2022
End of Term 28/4/2022
Easter Holidays11/04/2022- 22/04/2022
Start of Term 325/04/2022
End of Term 330/06/2022

Holidays 2021/2022

HolidayDate
St. Wenceslas Day28/09/2021
Independence Day28/10/2021
Freedom & Democracy Day17/11/2021
Student Holiday / Staff Training29/11/2021
Christmas Eve24/12/2021
Christmas Day25/12/2021
2nd Day of Christmas26/12/2021
New Year's Day01/01/2022
Student Holiday / Staff Training04/02/2022
Good Friday15/04/2022
Easter Monday18/04/2022
Labour Day01/05/2022
Victory in Europe Day08/05/2022
Student Holiday / Staff Training02/06/2022
Headmaster’s Holiday03/06/2022

Overview of Lectures 2007 - 2019

SubjectName of the lecturerName of the lectureSchool year
Politics/ MediaFrantišek VrábelHostile propaganda and the Abuse of the Internet2019/2020
Politics/ MediaJan BubeníkVelvet Revolution2019/2020
Science/TechnologyMgr. Petr Brož, Ph.D.What do we have to overcome to get to Mars?2019/2020
Science/MedicineMUDr. Martin Jan Stránský, M.DImpact of technology on the brain2019/2020
LiteratureDr Jitka ŠtollováShakespeare’s Villains: Rebels against Nature and God2018/2019
EnvironmentStanislav Lhota, M.Sc., Ph.D.Palm Oil: Future of Rainforests in Our Hands2018/2019
EconomyMilan BednářCircular Economy2018/2019
Biology/Enviroment/TOKLuděk BrožBoar Wars: Necropolitics of Resilience and Vulnerability in the Time of African Swine Fever2018/2019
Politics/ MediaBob KartousMedia's Influence on Politics and Society: starting with the youth2017/2018
PoliticsDr. Pepper D. CulpepperQuiet Politics, Noisy Politics, and Populism2017/2018
EconomyTomáš SedláčekThe world today2017/2018
Charity/TOKMudr Tomáš ŠebekDoctors without borders missions and leadership2017/2018
Politics/HistoryMichael ŽantovskýCzech and British Connections2016/2017
History/ArtDr Irena Edwards, Mr Petr KrpataConservation, protection and maintenance of cultural heritage in the Czech Republic2016/2017
LiteratureMr Justin QuinnWhat the Foreigners Really Think of Czechs, from Sherlock Holmes to the Daily Mail2016/2017
ARTMs Nika Kupyrova (ex student)Occupation: artist2015/2016
PoliticsMr. Erik BestEurope's new challenges2015/2016
Environment/EconomicsIng. Soňa JonášováCircular Economy - Current environmental problematics and possible solutions
2015/2016
PoliticsMr Karel RandákSecret Services and Terrorism2015/2016
HistoryIng. Jan Kovařovic, an ECP governor, and his guestsThe Prague English Grammar School – Our Older Schoolmates2014/2015
Charity/ Medicine/PoliticsMUDr. Tomáš ŠebekMédecins Sans Frontières - From Haiti to Northern Afghanistan2014/2015
Politics/HistoryMgr. Michal VodrážkaLeaving North Korea – The “Defectors”2014/2015
Politics/HistoryIng. Petr NosálekWhy is it Important to Know Our Own History?2014/2015
Charity/Medicine/Anna Rausová, Hana Robinson, Jan BártaWhat It's Like to Live with Multiple Sclerosis or Multiple Sclerosis Is Not about Forgetting2013/2014
PsychologyAlan LawDreams - a Psychological Perspective: Recent Answers to Old Questions2013/2014
LiteratureDr. Gyorgy "George" Toth The "American" Dream: Success and Failure2013/2014
Charity/BiologyArthur F. SniegonKedjom – Keku: Building a School in Africa Is Not Enough!2012/2013
LiteratureHenry EliotGeoffrey Chaucer and pilgrimage2012/2013
Politics/HistoryToman BrodRaoul Wallenberg2012/2013
Charity/GeographyMudr ŠebekMédecins Sans Frontière2012/2013
PoliticsAmerican EmbassyUSA INTERNATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS2011/2012
LiteratureStephen SiddallJohn Donne2011/2012
AstronomyDoc. RNDr. Vladimír Karas, DrSc.BLACK HOLES IN THE UNIVERSE2011/2012
SportDominik Hašek, Jiří JežekOLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC GAMES2011/2012
BiologyDoc. Jana AlbrechtováTrees: the best air-conditioning ever invented!2010/2011
Politics/ ArmyCaptain Magdaléna DvořákováCzech Army missions2010/2011
CharityMgr. Jiří KrálovecHospice for Children - Joy and Pain2010/2011
LiteratureThommy CooksonBoswells' “Life of Johnson“2010/2011
Politics and LawDavid Ondráček, director of NGO, Transparency InternationalTransparency in Politics2009/2010
EconomyDoc. Tomáš SedláčekEconomy of Evil and Good2009/2010
Charity/MedicineMrs. Pavla FrancováHow I see the world, while I cannot see - Anniversary of Braille2009/2010
LiteratureProf. HilskýW. Shakespeare´s Sonnets and translation2009/2010
Politics/ MediaMrs. Procházková, journalistRole of media today2008/2009
Charity/MedicineAnne de VoilWho is disabled?2008/2009
PoliticsMilan HorvátRoma community2008/2009
Literatureprof. doc. PhDr.Jan ČermákPleasure of translating - Boewulf in Czech2008/2009
HUMANTIES Politics/CivicsMgr. Martin Mejstřík (MP, student leader)Senate in the Czech Republic2007/2008
History/PoliticsPhDr.Alena HromádkováHelsinky accord and the growing movement of opposition in Central Europe2007/2008
Charity/GeograpyMudr.Martin Jarolímek– doctor, Head of Sanatorium in PragueCharity Work in Africa2007/2008
SportMudr.Lukáš Pollert . Olympics winner, doctorEthics in sport2007/2008