School Contact Details
Address – Ruskin House, 40-41 Museum Street, London WC1A 1LT
Email (for general information) – [email protected]
Phone – +44 (0)207 299 1700
Emergency phone – +44 (0) 7958 516897 (outside school opening hours only)
Money in the UK
You may find a big difference between the price of items in the UK compared to your own country.
The UK is quickly becoming a cashless society and you can pay for even very small items with your phone or card.
The currency is the UK is GBP or Great British Pounds, shown with the symbol £.
100 pence (p) = 1 pound (£)
There are 8 coins and 4 notes
- Coins – 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2
- Notes – £5, £10, £20 and £50
Banks and Card machines
There are many cash points (ATM) around Holborn and close to the school.
The closest post office is located at 181 High Holborn, London, WC1X 0DU. This is about 10 minutes’ walk from the school.
Open – Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 18:00 (Tuesdays open from 9:30).
Phone and Mobiles
The U.K international dialling code is +44 or 0044
We have free SIM cards available at the reception.
The closest pharmacy is located inside Superdrug (near Holborn underground station). There is also a pharmacy located inside Boots (5 minutes walk from the school).
Wi-Fi access is available in school. You will receive access details on your first day which are also posted around the school.
Shops and Restaurants
Most of the shops around the school are open from 8:00 to 17:00 Monday to Friday, times vary on Saturday and Sunday.
There are many cafés, coffee shops and restaurants close to the school. There is also a well-stocked supermarket near the school where you can pick up light refreshments and snacks in between classes.