The benefits of a British boarding school education are unparalleled. No other education system has produced so many eminent world leaders, scientists, academics, artists and celebrated business minds. These schools also have incredible success rates preparing children for the world’s top universities in Britain, the USA and around the world.
We understand that choosing a school is one of the biggest emotional and financial choices a family will make. The British Boarding Schools Show enables parents to speak individually to schools and get your questions answered.
At the Show meet:
|6585 years of history||3-18 ages||59% A*/A average GCSE|
|6563 acres||9 single sex schools||47.7% A*/A average A Level/Pre-U equivalent|
|174 Oxbridge offers||24 co-ed schools||36 IB average|
|19306 pupils||25% pupils from overseas|
Extra-curricular activities: pottery, fishing, kick-boxing, water polo, riding, netball, football, hockey, rugby, cricket, athletics, swimming, rowing, falconry, canoeing, rock-climbing, sailing, D of E, CCF, Photography, kayaking, mountain biking, dance, reeling, conservation, shooting, yoga, farming, fencing, lacrosse, fly fishing, clay pigeon shooting, caving, coastering, mountaineering, sub-aqua, soccer, tennis, badminton, fundraising, golf, skiing, beekeeping, knitting, fives, chess, cross-country, beagling, public speaking, snorkeling, hill walking, singing, electric car racing, wine tasting, windsurfing, judo, trampolining, water polo, show jumping, cryptic crosswords, debating, hunting, gardening
Famous alumni: C S Lewis, HRH The Duchess of Cambridge, Indira Ghandi, Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein of Jordan, Charles Prince of Wales, Benjamin Britten, Samantha Cameron, Charles Darwin, Zara Phillips, John Sergeant, Max Mosley, Jonny Wilkinson, Orlando Bloom, Emilia Fox, Lucean Freud, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Charles Darwin, Michael Morpurgo, William Morris, Tori James, Jack Whitehall