Wednesday, 5th September and Thursday, 6th September – Testing for A2 students
Wednesday, 19th September – Oxbridge Trial examinations
Wednesday, 26th September and Thursday 27th September – Trial examinations
Friday, 5th October – Public Holiday
Monday, 29th October to Friday, 2nd November – Reading Week and Half-term
Thursday, 1st November – All Saint’s Day – Public Holiday
Monday, 5th November - Guy Fawkes Night – Bonfire
Monday, 5th November to Thursday, 8th November – Web Summit – Lisbon
Wednesday, 21st November and Thursday, 22nd November – Trial examinations
Friday, 14th December –End of Michaelmas Term
Hilary Term 2019
Monday, 7th January – Hilary Term begins
Wednesday, 6th February and Thursday, 7th February – Trial examinations
4th to 8th March – Reading Week - Half-term
5th March – Carnival – Public Holiday
Wednesday, 20th March and Thursday, 21st March – Trial examinations
Friday, 12th April – End of Hilary Term
Trinity Term 2019
Monday, 29th April – Trinity Term begins
Wednesday, 1st May – National Holiday
May – Study leave begins subject to examination schedules. For most students this will be Monday, 13th May.
Monday, 10th June – Portugal Day – Public Holiday
Thursday, 13th June – St. Anthony – Municipal Holiday
Friday, 28th June – End of Trinity Term
Students, who will be continuing their A level studies at Greene’s into the 2019-20 academic year, should plan to return to Greene’s on Wednesday, 12th June 2019 to start the second year of their A level curriculum and work on their university applications.
Michaelmas Term 2019
Term begins: Tuesday, 3rd September 2019 Terms ends: Friday, 13th December 2019
Reading week: Saturday, 26th October – Sunday, 3rd November 2019 inclusive
Friday, 1st November – Dia de Todos os Santos
Tuesday, 1st December – Restauração da Independência
Tuesday, 8th December – Dia da Imaculada Conceição
Hilary Term 2020
Term Begins: Monday, 6th January 2020 Terms Ends: Friday 3rd April 2020
Reading Week: Saturday, 22nd February – Sunday, 1st March 2020 inclusive
Trinity Term 2020
Term Begins: Monday, 20th April 2020 Terms Ends: Friday, 26th June 2020 or end of examinations for leavers
Study leave begins subject to examination schedules. For most students this will be Monday, 13th May.
Friday, 1st May – Labour Day
Wednesday, 10th June – Dia de Portugal
Thursday, 11th June – Corpo de Deus
Students, who will be continuing their A level studies at Greene’s into the 2020-21 academic year, should plan to return to Greene’s on Wednesday, 10th June 2020 to start the second year of their A level curriculum and work on their university applications.
Matthew has a Masters degree in Mathematics from the University of Cambridge and a DPhil in Mathematics from the University of Oxford. Since he was awarded his DPhil in 2011, Matthew has been tutoring Mathematics at all levels for Greene’s. Mathew’s DPhil was on Graph Theory, the title being ‘Cycles in edge-coloured graphs and sub-graphs [...]
Brian teaches English Literature and Government & Politics. He did his undergradaute, masters and doctorate degrees at Oxford and his academic research specialism is the Old Icelandic language. Brian frequently acts as an examiner for several of the major examination board and is passionate about education and the tutorial method of learning. Brian is also [...]
Jamie is an Economist and Historian holding postgraduate qualifications in these subjects from the Universities of St. Andrews and Durham in the UK. He specialised in a wide range of historical periods but especially Scottish History from the fourteenth to the sixteenth centuries.
Patrick is Greene’s Head of Mathematics (the Senior Mathematician). He is a graduate of the University of Oxford where he was awarded a master’s degree in Mathematics and Statistics. He also completed a post-graduate qualification in Mathematics Education at the Department of Education, University of Oxford.
An extremely accomplished actor and a graduate of the University of London, Kieran is an extremely experienced English Language teacher. He specialises in all aspects of English Language tuition including IELTS preparation and holds the prestigious CELTA qualification for teaching English Language. After an extensive career in television, film and theatre, Kieran has taught English [...]
Jenny has postgraduate qualifications from both the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. From Oxford Jenny was awarded her Masters degree in Classics (Latin and Ancient Greek) and from Cambridge a post-graduate teaching qualification. Jenny has almost 30 years of experience teaching Latin and Ancient Greek in range of top schools in the UK.
Geography, Sociology Alex holds a PhD in Geological Sciences from University College London (UCL), UK after which he completed a Post-graduate training in teaching and has 20 years of tutoring experience in Geography, Environmental Science, Marine Science, Geology and Sociology. He continues to work as a lecturer for the MSc course in Applied and Exploration [...]
Angus lectures in English Literature at the University of Oxford, UK from where he was also awarded his D.Phil. for his work on James Joyce. Angus has numerous publications to his name covering a wide spectrum of English Literature. He has also written on comparative literature specialising in the works of Marcel Proust. Angus achieved [...]
Julian has a Master’s Degree in Engineering and a Post-graduate qualification in Education from the University of Oxford. Since then he has taught Physics at a range of top independent schools in the UK and has been tutoring at Greene’s for the last three years. Julian is an experimental Physicist who strongly believes in learning [...]
Anders holds a PhD from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, USA in Psychology and is also a specialist in Environmental Science – his first degree from the University of Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Anders’ specialist area is Sports Psychology – training athletes to achieve effective and healthy mental approaches to achieve peak performance. In 1996 [...]
Agnieszka teaches both Government & Politics and Law. She holds an MA and LLM in law as well as a PhD from Oxford Brookes where she was a univesity lecturer. Agnieszka is passionate about tutoring and runs the College’s debating society.
Cressida has a post graduate Master’s qualification in Classics (Latin and Ancient Greek) from the University of Cambridge, UK that was followed by a PhD from the University of Nottingham, UK on the literature of Sophocles. Cressida is currently a lecturer in Classics at the University of Oxford, UK and has a long list of [...]
John is a graduate of Cornell University in the USA. During his time at Cornell John also found time to row for the USA in three consecutive world championships. Now in Oxford, John rowed for the university and completed his University of Oxford, Master’s Degree in Sociology. John specialises in Psychology and Sociology tuition and [...]
Rowena is a chemist and after having received First Class Honours in Chemistry at the University of Oxford she went on to complete a PhD at the University of Birmingham on “Zeolites and other molecular sieves for chromate remediation”. Rowena has been tutoring in Chemistry for the last 10 years and during that time was [...]
Anne completed her joint honours postgraduate qualification in Physics and Theoretical Physics from the University of Cambridge, UK in 1995. Since then she has been tutoring at a range of colleges in different places and has been at Greene’s for the last three years tutoring Physics and Mathematics. Anne is a highly experienced professional tutor [...]
Saif tutors Biology and Chemistry and has been running Biology A level practicals at Greene’s for the last two years. He is a passionate tutor and keen scientific researcher – even building his own artificial coral reef. Saif has a First Class Honours degree in Biochemistry from the University of Manchester, UK and a doctorate [...]
Matthew is a tutor in Science and Mathematics and holds a Pre-Medical Certificate from San Francisco University, USA. He is also a linguist with degrees in modern languages and comparative literature – English, French, Spanish and Italian – from Columbia University, USA and the University of Oxford, UK. Matthew has been a full-time tutor for [...]