LVS Ascot is a co-educational, non-selective, independent school offering day and boarding places to children aged 4 – 18 years. It is one of three schools owned and managed by the Licensed Trade Charity, which has a proud heritage, educating boys and girls since 1803 when the first Licensed Victualler’s School was set up. The School was granted a Royal Charter in 1836 and Her Majesty the Queen continues to be Patron of LVS Ascot to this day.
The School celebrates individuality and offers a rounded education that delivers academic rigor alongside sporting, performing and creative opportunities. LVS Ascot facilities include: infant & junior school environmental garden, indoor swimming pool, fully equipped 250 seater theatre with state of the art light and sound, learning resource centre, astro pitch and fitness centre.
Proud of its excellent academic & pastoral care, staff across the school work together to ensure that every student’s personal development is nurtured, believing that encouragement and support are essential to help young people become caring, confident citizens for the future.
Category: Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form
Type: Day & Boarding
Religious Affiliation: Non-Denominational
Roll: 435 Boys / 342 Girls
Day pupils: 644
Boarder Number: 133
Age Range: 4-18 Years
LVS Ascot is set in a beautiful parkland, a vibrant hub with easy access to the M3, M4 and M25 motorways, as well as Heathrow and Gatwick airports. It offers a school bus service to collect and drop off students from the surrounding area and West London. The campus includes all infant & junior school, senior school and sixth form facilities as well as four boarding houses within a spacious 26 acre site.
School Contact Details
Headteacher: Principal: Mrs Christine Cunniffe
Contact for enquiries:Mrs M Buttimer, Registrar
London Road, Ascot, Berkshire
Tel: 01344 882770
Indoor swimming pool
Fully equipped 250 seater theatre with state of the art light and sound
Learning Resource Centre
Infant & Junior School Environmental Garden
Health & Well Being Centre
Well Being Hub
LVS Ascot offer annual Academic, Music, Sports, Drama and Arts Scholarships for entry into the Senior School (Year 7).
Scholarships available to 6th Form students who excel in one or more academic/vocational subjects.
The Frank Brake Trust Scholarship and Worshipful Company of Innholders Scholarship: Hospitality/Business Management based scholarship available to 6th Form Students
As an all ability school, we do not conduct a formal entrance examination. We request reports from previous schools in the Autumn Term prior to entry. Pupils will also be interviewed by senior members of staff.
As well as our fees being comparable or lower than similar schools, the extras often charged by these schools are already included in the fees you pay us. For example, parents can be charged an additional £200-£300 per term for school meals, £300 for books and in Senior School an additional £400 for GCSE and £300 for A-level exams. These are all included in the fees you pay at LVS Ascot.
Infants £3,595 per term
Junior Day £4,305 per term
Junior Boarding £9,195 per term
Senior Day £6,115 per term
Senior Boarding £10,895 per term
Sixth Form Day £6,445 per term
Sixth Form Boarding £11,325 per term
**UK and EU citizens residing permanently (more than 5 years) in the UK; parents will be asked to submit documentation proving length of residency in the UK e.g. N.I number, tax returns, utility bills etc.
Infants £3,995 per term
Junior Day £4,785 per term
Junior Boarding £10,225 per term
Senior Day £6,785 per term
Senior Boarding £12,115 per term
Sixth Form Day £6,895 per term
Sixth Form Boarding £12,115 per term
Academic Scholarships and Bursaries are available, special discounts offered to HM Forces, Diplomats, those who work in the licensed trade and senior local academic staff.
All visits are welcome, please contact the school
Open Day: Saturday 26 Jun 2021 -
Our Open Day on Sat. 26th June is the perfect opportunity to meet the Principal and senior members of staff, gain a clearer understanding of our curriculum and co-curricular activities, our GCSE and A Level provision and to get a feel for the personality and culture of the school.
If you are interested in a Virtual Tour of the school please complete the online booking form.
For further details, please contact the Director of Admissions, Maire Buttimer, on 07825 203858 or email Maire.Buttimer@lvs.ascot.sch.uk
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Pupils take to the screen...
Pupils from Berkshire school, LVS Ascot, showed off their sporting prowess this month, when a crew turned up to film them for the Independent Schools Association’s national Limitless Skills Series. For the Year Seven pupils, it was a case of lights, camera, action, rather than ready, steady, go, as they were filmed demonstrating 30 sports challenges for the competition, which is powered by the TopYa! app. The tutorial videos featuring...Read more
GCSE results – LVS Ascot
LVS Ascot is delighted with the GCSE results this year given the unprecedented circumstances in which grades were awarded: Breakdown by grades and comparison : A* (grades 9-8) or equivalent = 26.6% up from 17.56% in 2019 (2018-9.4%, 2017-8.1%, 2016-4.9%, 2015-7.1%, 2014 -6.3%) A*-A (grades 9-7) or equivalent = 46.7% up from 33.1% in 2019 (2018-24%,...Read more
Excellent A Level results, 2020...
LVS Ascot is excited to share that despite the national controversy, overall our A-Level results are excellent. The increase in top grades are particularly pleasing. Grade A*- 8.05% (2019 - 4.6%, 2018-5.7%, 2017-4.6%, 2016 -7.7%, 2015- 5.8%, 2014- 3.8%) Grade A- 14.94% (2019 - 11.8%, 2018-7.5%, 2017- 11.8%, 2016 – 12.2%, 2015-10.5%, 2014-8.4%) Grade A*-A...Read more
LVS Ascot Students Excel As...
A record 250 students from schools across the south east of England gathered at LVS Ascot earlier this month to participate in one of the largest student music competitions in the area, with the independent all-ability school topping the medal table. The LVS Ascot Music Festival, held from Friday 31st January to Sunday 2nd February, saw students...Read more
LVS Ascot Records Increase In...
Students at independent all-ability school LVS Ascot celebrated receiving their GCSE results today, with increases across the board in all...Read more
Increase In Top End A-Level...
Students at independent all-ability school LVS Ascot celebrated receiving their A-Level results today, with many exceeding their expectations and receiving...Read more
Mayor Enjoys Prestigious Academic Awards...
The Mayor of Bracknell Forest, Councillor Pauline McKenzie, enjoyed a prestigious day honouring the academic achievements of students at independent...Read more
Explosive Celebrations As LVS Ascot...
LVS Ascot’s Infant & Junior School is celebrating being awarded prestigious Primary Science Quality Mark status, and marked the occasion...Read more