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Badminton School

Badminton School

                          Overview Badminton School is a small independent boarding and day school for girls aged 3 to 18 years. It is located in Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, England. Named after Badminton House in Clifton, Bristol where it was founded, the school has been located at …

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Sherborne Girls

Overview Sherborne Girls is an independent day and boarding school for girls aged 11 to 18 years old, located in Sherborne, North Dorset, England. There are currently 485 pupils. One of the UK’s few full boarding schools. over 90 per cent of Sherborne Girls’ pupils board in the seven boarding houses. The school has a …

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Uppingham School

Uppingham School

Nestled deep in the beautiful Rutland countryside, and an intrinsic part of the mellow stone market town of Uppingham, Uppingham school provide a real alternative for any London parent looking for a quality education for their child away from the hustle and bustle of city life.  Far from dull, however, Uppingham boasts its own theatre, …

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Abbotsholme School

Abbotsholme School

Abbotsholme, in Staffordshire, has a tangible warmth. Pupils and staff are relaxed and focused.  The school has its own farm and children can stable their own horses at the school.  Abbotsholme caters both for very academic children and those who are less so. Like Gordonstoun, it is part of the round square group, so children …

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Alleyn's School

Alleyn’s School

Founded in 1619, Alleyn’s is an academically selective school that has been fully co-educational for nearly 40 years, and sets high academic standards for all its pupils and recent results are the proof of the pudding. The school is known for its excellent pastoral care, and for encouraging pupils to engage in the widest possible …

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Ampleforth College


Founded in 1802 by Benedictine monks, Ampleforth has grown exponentially both in terms of student numbers and the buildings that they occupy. Ampleforth is a catholic school but take pride in the varied intake over recent years. Few schools can compete with Ampleforth in terms of having such beautiful grounds. The school buildings are arranged …

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Bedales School England

Bedales School

Founded in 1893 Bedales is renowned for its liberal ethos, relaxed attitude, fashionable parents and famous alumni. The point of Bedales is emphatically not in academic results; however, everyone wants to pass some exams. They believe in education being about education, learning and inspiring the desire to learn. Particularly strong subjects are English and history. …

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