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4 boarding schools found

Abingdon // England +

Founded in 1256 by the Benedictine monks of Abingdon Abbey, this boys' school has 860 students split into 9 houses and provides and all round education for boys...



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Scholarships
Available
Senior Day Tuition
£5290
Junior Day Tuition
£5290
Senior Boarding Tuition
Full - £11,180/Weekly - £9340
A-Level pass rate
63.5% A* and A in 2013
Teacher - student ratio
varies with each year group
Total enrollment
950
Extracurricular programmes
Dance/Film Club/Debating society/Chess/Tennis/Swimming/Soccer/Music/Art/Theatre/Football/Hockey/Rugby
Academic programmes
iGCSE/GCSE/A-Level
Language courses offered
Mandarin/Russian/Italian/German/Spanish
Main language
English
Age of entry
11
Boys
Yes
Age of entry to boarding houses
13
Preparation course
Yes - UK universities/Yes - US universities
University counselling
Yes
Day pupils
Yes

Bedford School // England +

The school aims to teach boys to think intelligently, act wisely and be fully engaged in a challenging and changing world. ...



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Scholarships
Music/Art/Academic/Bursaries available/Performing Arts/Sports
Boarding Tuition
£6,761 - £9,915 per term
Day Tuition
£3,799 - £5,862 per term
A-Level pass rate
79.4% A* - B; 92.9% A* - C
GCSE pass rate
63.7% A* - A; 96.2% A* - C
Russell group entrance
73%
IB Diploma Average
36
Setting
Suburban
Extracurricular programmes
Fencing/Golf/Squash/Shooting/Weight training/Cross-country/Athletics/Badminton/Water Polo/Rowing/Volunteering/Combined Cadet Force/Cricket/Duke of Edinburgh's Award/Debating society/Basketball/Tennis/Swimming/Sailing/Soccer/Music/Art/Theatre/Hockey/Rugby
Academic programmes
IB Diploma/GCSE/A-Level
Main language
English
Language courses offered
ESL / EAL/French
Boys
boys-only
Age of entry
7 +
Preparation course
Careers guidance
University counselling
Yes
Full boarding
Yes
Day pupils
Yes
Weekly boarding
Yes

d'Overbroeck's // England +

Described as, “A place of energy and laughter” by The Good Schools Guide, d’Overbroeck’s is not just a school; it’s a place where boys and girls enjoy studyi...



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Boarding Tuition
£29,850 to £39,900
Day Tuition
£22,350 to £27,300
Scholarships
Academic/Sixth Form
A-Level pass rate
Grade A* - 24%
GCSE pass rate
Grade A* - 20%
Oxbridge entrance
6%
Russell group entrance
63%
University entrance
97%
Setting
Suburban
Total enrollment
487
Teacher - student ratio
1:8
Average class size
8-10
Extracurricular programmes
Golf/Orchestra/Choirs/Netball/Cricket/Dance/Film Club/Duke of Edinburgh's Award/Debating society/Chess/Table tennis/Basketball/Tennis/Swimming/Sailing/Music/Art/Theatre/Football/Rugby
Academic programmes
Summer English courses/GCSE/A-Level
Main language
English
Language courses offered
Spanish/German/Italian/Russian/Japanese/Mandarin/Latin/ESL / EAL/French
Age of entry to boarding houses
15
Age of entry
11+/16+/14+
Boys
Yes
Girls
Yes
Preparation course
Yes - Oxbridge/UCAS Preparation/Careers guidance
University counselling
Yes
Full boarding
Yes
Day pupils
Yes

Windlesham School // England +

One of the leading Prep and Pre-Prep schools in England, Windlesham is dedicated to developing pupils’ knowledge, nurturing their skills and creating rounded yo...



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Day Tuition
£1,170 - £2,750 per term
Setting
Rural
Extracurricular programmes
Cricket/Dance/Chess/Swimming/Music/Art/Theatre/Rugby/Netball
Academic programmes
Preparatory school
Main language
English
Language courses offered
French
Girls
Yes
Boys
Yes
Age of entry
3 +
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