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Burgess Hill Girls

WEST SUSSEX
Girls / Day & Boarding / 2 1/2 - 18 years

Category:Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form
Pupils:Girls
Type:Day & Boarding
Religious Affiliation:Interdenominational
Roll:46 Boys / 515 Girls
Age Range:2 1/2 - 18 years
Founded:1906
School Details

Eastbourne College

EAST SUSSEX
Coeducational / Day and Boarding / 13-18 years

Category:Senior, Sixth Form
Pupils:Co-Education
Type:Day & Boarding
Religious Affiliation:Church of England
Roll:355 Boys / 290 Girls
Age Range:13-18 Years
Founded:1867
School Details

Hereford Cathedral School

HEREFORDSHIRE
Coeducational / Day / 11-18 years

Category:Senior, Sixth Form
Pupils:Co-Education
Type:Day & Boarding
Religious Affiliation:Church of England
Roll:281 Boys / 234 Girls
Age Range:11-18 Years
Founded:1384
School Details

Kings Oxford

OXFORDSHIRE
Coeducational / Day and Boarding / 15-19 years

Category:Senior, Sixth Form
Pupils:Co-Education
Type:Day & Boarding
Religious Affiliation:Non-Denominational
Roll:150 Boys / 150 Girls
Age Range:15-19 years
Founded:1986
School Details

LVS Ascot

BERKSHIRE
Coeducational / Day and Boarding / 4 - 18 years

Category:Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form
Pupils:Co-Education
Type:Day & Boarding
Religious Affiliation:Non-Denominational
Roll:435 Boys / 342 Girls
Age Range:4-18 Years
Founded:1803
School Details

Millfield School

SOMERSET
Co-educational / Day & Boarding / 13-18 years

Category:Senior, Sixth Form
Pupils:Co-Education
Type:Day & Boarding
Religious Affiliation:Interdenominational
Roll:723 Boys / 549 Girls
Age Range:13-18 Years
Founded:1935
School Details

North Bridge House Senior Hampstead

LONDON NW3
Coeducational / Day / 11-18 years

Category:Senior
Pupils:Co-Education
Type:Day
Religious Affiliation:Non-Denominational
Age Range:11-16 Years
Founded:1987
School Details

Rossall School

LANCASHIRE
Coeducational / Day and Boarding / 0-18 years

Category:Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form
Pupils:Co-Education
Type:Day & Boarding
Religious Affiliation:Church of England
Roll:411 Boys / 349 Girls
Age Range:0-18 Years
Founded:1884
School Details

St Swithun’s School

HAMPSHIRE
Girls / Day and Boarding / 11 - 18 years

Category:Senior, Sixth Form
Pupils:Girls
Type:Day & Boarding
Religious Affiliation:Church of England
Roll:0 Boys510 Girls
Age Range:11-18 Years
Founded:1884
School Details

The Gregg School

HAMPSHIRE
Co-educational / Day / 11-16 years

Category:Senior
Pupils:Co-Education
Type:Day
Religious Affiliation:Church of England
Roll:208 Boys / 152 Girls
Age Range:11-16 Years
Founded:1901
School Details

The King’s School

GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Coeducational / Day / 3-18 years

Category:Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form
Pupils:Co-Education
Type:Day
Religious Affiliation:Church of England
Roll:340 Boys / 296 Girls
Age Range:3-18 Years
Founded:1541
School Details

Trinity School

SURREY
Boys: 10-18 years. Girls: 16-18 years / Day

Category:Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form
Pupils:Co-Education, Boys with co-ed Sixth Form
Type:Day
Religious Affiliation:Christian
Roll:919 Boys / 93 Girls
Age Range:Boys: 10-18 Years. Girls: 16-18 Years
Founded:1596
School Details

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