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Encyclopedia > List of UK Independent Schools

List of UK Independent Schools is an incomplete list of independent schools, also referred to as private schools, in the United Kingdom. An independent school in the United Kingdom is a school that relies for all or most of its funding on non-governmental sources. ... Private schools, in the United States, Australia, Scotland, and other English-speaking countries, are schools not administered by local or national government, which retain the right to select their student body and are funded in whole or in part by charging their students tuition rather than with public funds. ...


For a list of the more prestigious independent schools in the British Isles (some of which, in England or Wales, may be referred to as public schools), see Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference. Location of the British Isles The British Isles are a group of islands off the northwest coast of continental Europe consisting of Great Britain, Ireland, and several thousand smaller surrounding islands and islets. ... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital London Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq mi  Population    - 2005 est. ... Motto: (Welsh for Wales forever) Anthem: Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau Capital Cardiff Largest city Cardiff Official language(s) English, Welsh Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister Tony Blair MP  - First Minister Rhodri Morgan AM Unification    - by Gruffudd ap Llywelyn 1056  Area    - Total 20,779 km² (3rd in... The term public school has two contrary meanings: In England, one of a small number of prestigious historic schools open to the public which normally charge fees and are financed by bodies other than the state, commonly as private charitable trusts; here the word public is used much as in... The Headmasters and Headmistresses Conference (HMC) is an association of the head teachers of 242 leading day and boarding independent boys and coeducational schools in the United Kingdom, Crown dependencies and the Republic of Ireland. ...

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Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital London Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq mi  Population    - 2005 est. ... Abbots Bromley School for Girls (formerly known as the School of S. Mary and S. Anne, Abbots Bromley) is an independent, fee-paying school for girls aged 4-18 located in the village of Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire. ... Abingdon School is an independent day and boarding school for boys in Abingdon, Oxfordshire. ... Ackworth School is an independent school located at Ackworth, near Pontefract, West Yorkshire, England. ... Ampleforth College in North Yorkshire is the largest private Catholic mixed boarding school in the UK, and it is occasionally referred to as the Catholic Eton, a soubriqet also attached at different times to Beaumont (no longer open) and Stonyhurst College (both Jesuit schools) and which was Cardinal Newmans... Alleyns School Alleyns School is an independent co-educational day school situated in Dulwich, south London. ... Dulwich village sign post. ... Ardingly College, as viewed from the headmasters garden Ardingly College is an independent co-educational boarding and day school, in the village of Ardingly near Haywards Heath, West Sussex, England with approximately 460 pupils[citation needed], the majority of whom are boarders[citation needed]. A Woodard school, founded in... Arnold School is a public school located in Blackpool, Lancashire, England. ... Blackpool is a seaside town in north-western England. ... Ashville College was founded in Harrogate, North Yorkshire, as a Methodist boarding school in 1877 Categories: University stubs ... Aerial view of the main quad at Bancrofts School Bancrofts School is a co-educational independent school in Woodford Green, London, with about 900 pupils aged between 7 and 19. ... Barnard Castle School is a co-educational independent day and boarding school in Barnard Castle, County Durham. ... Bedales School is a public school with a progressive ethos located in the village of Steep, near Petersfield, Hampshire, England. ... Bedford Modern School is a public school in Bedford, England. ... Bedford School is a public school for boys in Bedford, fifty miles north of London, England. ... Berkhamsted Collegiate School is a public school in Hertfordshire, England, formed in 1997 by the amalgamation of the original Berkhamsted School, founded in 1541 by John Incent, Dean of St Pauls Cathedral, Berkhamsted School for Girls, established in 1888, and Berkhamsted Preparatory School. ... Birkenhead School is an independent school located on the Wirral, in the Northwest of England. ... Bishop Stopfords School at Enfield, commonly known as Bishop Stopfords or just Bishops, is an independent Church Of England co-educational secondary school with sixth form. ... The College Memorial Hall Bishops Stortford College is a public school located in Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire, England. ... Bloxham School is an independent co-educational day and boarding school located in the village of Bloxham, three miles from the town of Banbury in England. ... Blundells School is a British public school, located in Tiverton in the county of Devon. ... Bradfield College is a public school located in the small village of Bradfield in the English county of Berkshire. ... Bradford Grammar School was founded in 1548 and granted its Charter as the Free Grammar School of King Charles II in 1662. ... Brentwood School Brentwood School is a public school in Brentwood in the English county of Essex. ... Brighton College is a public school (that is, an independent, fee-paying secondary school) for boys and girls in Brighton, East Sussex in England. ... Bristol Grammar School is a coeducational public school in Clifton, Bristol, England. ... Bristol Cathedral School is a public school in Bristol, England. ... Bromsgrove School was founded in 1553 and is located in the small Worcestershire town of Bromsgrove, UK. First known as a chantry school in the Middle Ages, it was re-established as a Tudor Grammar School between 1548 and 1553. ... Bryanston School is an independent public school in Blandford, north Dorset, near the village of Bryanston. ... Canford School is a full boarding coeducational school with a significant minority of day pupils, in Merley, Wimborne Minster, Dorset. ... Entrance Caterham School is an independent coeducational day and boarding school in Caterham, Surrey and a member of the Headmasters and Headmistresses Conference. ... Charterhouse School is an English public school, located in Godalming in the county of Surrey. ... Cheadle Hulme School (CHS) is an Independent day school in Cheadle Hulme in the North-West of England. ... Cheltenham College is an English public school in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England. ... Barrow-in-Furness is a town in Cumbria, England. ... Chigwell School is an English public school in the Epping Forest district of Essex. ... View of the Christs Hospital campus View of the Christs Hospital quad Christs Hospital (also popularly known as the Bluecoat School, and also known by the nicknames Housey and CH) is a full board boarding school located in the countryside just south of Horsham, West Sussex, England. ... Churchers College, is an English public school - that is, an independent, fee-paying school which is a member of the Headmasters and Headmistresses Conference (HMC). ... The present red-brick City of London School beside the River Thames. ... An 1898 etching of the College Close Clifton College is a major coeducational public school in Clifton, Bristol, England. ... Colstons Collegiate School is an independent co-educational school in Bristol, England. ... Bristol (IPA: ) is a city, unitary authority and ceremonial county in South West England, 115 miles (185 km) west of London and located at With a population of 400,000, and metropolitan area of 550,000, it is Englands sixth, and the United Kingdoms ninth, most populous city... Colstons Girls School, is a Selective Independent School for girls aged 10 - 18 (Years 6 - 13) in Bristol, Avon, England. ... Bristol (IPA: ) is a city, unitary authority and ceremonial county in South West England, 115 miles (185 km) west of London and located at With a population of 400,000, and metropolitan area of 550,000, it is Englands sixth, and the United Kingdoms ninth, most populous city... Cranleigh School is a privately run English boarding school in the village of Cranleigh, Surrey. ... Dame Alice Harpur School is a selective girls’ independent school in Bedford, United Kingdom. ... Statistics Population: 82,488 Ordnance Survey OS grid reference: TL055495 Administration District: Bedford Shire county: Bedfordshire Region: East of England Constituent country: England Sovereign state: United Kingdom Other Ceremonial county: Bedfordshire Historic county: Bedfordshire Services Police force: Bedfordshire Police Ambulance service: East of England Post office and telephone Post town... Dauntseys School Dauntseys School is a co-educational independent day and boarding school in the village of West Lavington, Wiltshire, South West England. ... Dean Close School is a co-educational independent school in Cheltenham, England. ... Cheltenham (or Cheltenham Spa) is a spa town and borough in Gloucestershire, England, near Gloucester and Cirencester. ... Denstone College is an private coeducational boarding school in Denstone, Staffordshire, England and a member school of the Headmasters and Headmistresses Conference. ... Ditcham Park School is an independent, selective, co-educational school set in the secluded and beautiful countryside of Hampshire, overlooking the South Downs. ... Dover College is a co-educational public school in Dover, Kent, England. ... Downside School is a Roman Catholic Public School in Stratton-on-the-Fosse near Bath, situated next to Downside Abbey. ... Dulwich College gates Dulwich College is an independent, fee-paying public school in Dulwich, a suburb of south-east London, United Kingdom. ... Durham School is an independent British boarding and day school in Durham. ... Eastbourne College is a British independent mixed day/boarding school for children aged 13-18, situated on the south coast of England. ... Edge Hill College of Higher Education is situated near Ormskirk, England. ... Paul Henderson in front of Eltham College Eltham College is an independent school situated in Mottingham in south-east London. ... Emanuel School is a co-educational independent school in Battersea, South-West London, England. ... The English College, Douai was a Catholic seminary at Douai (also previously spelled Douay, and in English Doway), a town now in Northern France. ... Map sources for Epsom College at grid reference TQ223601 Epsom College is a co-educational Public School in College Road, Epsom, Surrey, England with around 720 pupils, and a member of the Headmasters Conference. ... The Kings College of Our Lady of Eton, commonly known as Eton College or just Eton, is an internationally renowned Public School (privately-funded and independent) for male students, founded in 1440 by Henry VI. It is located in Eton, Berkshire (traditionally part of Buckinghamshire), near Windsor in England... Francis Holland School is the name of two independent day schools for girls in central London governed by the Francis Holland (Church of England) Schools Trust. ... Felsted School is a public school in the village of Felsted in Essex, England. ... Forest School is a private school on the edge of Epping Forest, in Walthamstow in North East London, in the UK. // From its initial twenty-two pupils in 1834, Forest has expanded and now has about twelve hundred boys and girls in equal numbers across the full age range of... Frensham Heights School is a private school located in Surrey, England, run by a registered charity, Frensham Heights Educational Trust Ltd. ... Giggleswick School Giggleswick School is an independent co-educational boarding school in Giggleswick, near Settle, North Yorkshire. ... Godolphin and Latymer School is an independent school for girls in London, England. ... Gresham’s School is a prestigious independent boarding school at Holt in North Norfolk, England, founded in the year 1555, a member of the HMC. The current Headmaster is a Mr. ... Harrogate Tutorial College in North Yorkshire is a small co-educational independent school founded in 1981. ... The School Badge The Haberdashers Askes Boys School is a British independent school in Elstree, near Borehamwood, in Hertfordshire. ... Coat of arms of Haileybury College This article refers to the school in England. ... Hampton School is a prestigious independent school for gays, located in Hampton, London, England. ... Harrow School, normally just known as Harrow, is one of the worlds most famous schools. ... Ascot is a small town in the English county of Berkshire. ... Hereford Cathedral School is a co-educational independent school and member of the Headmasters and Headmistresses Conference. ... Highgate School is an old and prestigious English public school in Highgate, North London. ... Hipperholme Grammar School Hipperholme Grammar School is an independent grammar school in West Yorkshire, England. ... Hulme Grammar School (SD 919036) is a school situated on and around Chamber Road, about three-quarters of a mile south of the centre of Oldham, Greater Manchester, England, between Frederick Street and Windsor Road. ... Oldham is a large town in the north-west of England. ... Hymers College is a co-educational independent school located on the site of the old Botanic Gardens of Hull, Yorkshire, England. ... Hull or Kingston upon Hull is a British city situated on the north bank of the Humber estuary. ... Ipswich School is a public day and boarding school in Ipswich, Suffolk, England. ... James Allens Girls School, or JAGS, is a private single-sex school situated in Dulwich, south-east London. ... Dulwich village sign post. ... John Lyon School (previously The Lower School of John Lyon in Harrow) is a public day school in Harrow-on-the-Hill, England. ... Harrow is the principal town in the London Borough of Harrow. ... Kelly College is a coeducational independent school on the outskirts of Tavistock, Devon, with around 350 students ranging from ages 11 to 18; there is an associated preparatory school for younger children, Kelly College Preparatory School, nearby. ... King Edward VI School (often referred to as KES) is a selective Independent Co-educational secondary school in Southampton, United Kingdom. ... King Edward VII and Queen Mary School is an HMC public school in Lytham St. ... Lytham St Annes is a town in the Fylde district of Lancashire, England. ... For other uses, see Kings College. ... Kings College is a British secondary boarding school in Taunton, Somerset county, England. ... Kings Bruton is an independent co-educational secondary school based in Bruton, Somerset, England. ... Kingston Grammar School is an independent selective co-educational school in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey. ... Latymer Upper School is a independent school in London, England. ... Lancing College is a prestigious and internationally renowned co-educational English Public School (fee-paying independent school) founded in 1848 by the Rev. ... Leeds Grammar School (LGS) was founded in 1552 by Sir William Sheafield to provide free, subsidised or fee-paying education, according to need. ... Leicester Grammar School is an independent secondary school situated in Leicester, United Kingdom. ... Leighton Park School is an independent coeducational Quaker secondary school for both boarding and day pupils in Reading, Berkshire, England. ... Loughborough Grammar Schools quad Loughborough Endowed Schools (LES) consists of three independent schools in Loughborough, Leicestershire, United Kingdom — Loughborough Grammar School (LGS), a boys day and boarding school, Loughborough High School (LHS), a girls day school and Fairfield Preparatory School. ... Magdalen College School is an independent school for boys located on the edge of central Oxford, England. ... Malvern College is a coeducational English public school for pupils aged 13 to 18, founded in 1865. ... Malvern Girls College was founded in 1893 by Lily Poulton and Isabella Greenslade. ... The Manchester Grammar School (MGS) is an independent boys school (ages 11-18) in Fallowfield, Manchester, England. ... Marlborough College is a British boarding school in the county of Wiltshire, founded in 1843 for the education of the sons of Church of England clergy, although it now accepts both boys and girls of all beliefs. ... See also Merchant Taylors School, Crosby and Merchant Taylors Girls School. ... See also Merchant Taylors School, Northwood. ... Millfield is a distinctive Independent school in Street, Somerset, England. ... Normanhurst School is a private independent school in North Chingford in the London Borough of Waltham Forest. ... Image:042a. ... Nottingham High School is a leading UK independent fee-paying boys school situated about a mile north of Nottingham city centre. ... The Old Palace School is an independent girls school in Croydon, England, founded in 1889. ... The Whitgift Foundation was established in 1599 by John Whitgift. ... Oundle School is a public school located in the ancient market town of Oundle in Northamptonshire, England. ... If youre looking for the high school in California, see Oxford Academy. ... Plymouth College (PMC) is an independent school (or public school) situated in Plymouth, Devon, England. ... Pocklington School , is a public (private and thus fee-paying) school in Pocklington, East Yorkshire, England. ... The Portsmouth Grammar School is an independent school located in Portsmouth, England. ... The QEGS school logo. ... Queen Elizabeth Grammar School (QEGS) is a public (private and thus fee-paying) school in Wakefield, England. ... Queen Elizabeths Hospital School Queen Elizabeths Hospital (more commonly known as QEH) is an independent school for boys in Clifton, Bristol, England. ... Radley College, Mansion Radley College (St. ... Ratcliffe College is an independent Catholic boarding and day school in Leicestershire, England. ... Redland High School for Girls is a selective and independent, non-denominationnal girls school in the suburb of Redland, Bristol, United Kingdom. ... Reeds Chool is top quality. ... Overview The Arch, Repton School Repton School, founded in 1557, is a public school in Derbyshire, England. ... Rossall School is a British co-educational independent day- and boarding school in Fleetwood, Lancashire. ... Fleetwood is a town in Lancashire, England, lying at the northern end of the Fylde peninsula but part of the Wyre local authority area. ... // The Royal Grammar School is an independent public school in Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom. ... The gates of the Royal Grammar School, Newcastle Newcastle upon Tyne Royal Grammar School, known locally as The RGS, is a long-established independent school and member of the Headmasters and Headmistresses Conference, located in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. ... The Royal Grammar School Worcester (RGS Worcester) is a British independent Public School founded before 1291. ... A view of Rugby School from The Close, the playing field where according to legend Rugby was invented Rugby School, located in the town of Rugby, Warwickshire, is one of the oldest public schools in England and is perhaps one of the top co-educational boarding schools in the country. ... Shebbear College (the College) is a co-educational Methodist Public School (privately-funded and independent) located in Shebbear, Devon, 39 miles from the county seat of Exeter, in the South West region of the United Kingdom and is one of a group of independent boarding schools that form part of... The abbey gateway, now home to the schools History and Economics departments. ... St. ... Lytham St Annes is a town in the Fylde district of Lancashire, England. ... St Bees School,private boarding school in Cumbria,England St Bees School in the village of St Bees, Cumbria, England, is an independent day and boarding school for ages 11-18. ... St. ... London (pronounced ) is the capital city of England and the United Kingdom. ... St. ... St Albans (thus spelt, no apostrophe or dot) is the main urban area of the City and District of St Albans in southern Hertfordshire, England, around 22 miles (35. ... St Dunstan’s College is a co-educational, fee-paying public school in south-east London, England. ... // The School St Edmunds College is the oldest Catholic School in England. ... St Edwards School is a co-educational, independent school in north Oxford, England. ... Oxford is a city and local government district in Oxfordshire, England, with a population of 134,248 (2001 census). ... St Georges College, Weybridge is an independent mixed Roman Catholic co-educational day school in Surrey, England - actually based in Addlestone. ... Northwood is a suburb of London in the London Borough of Hillingdon. ... St. ... St Marys School Ascot is a Roman Catholic public boarding school for girls in Ascot, Berkshire, England founded in 1885. ... St Pauls School St Pauls School is a boys public school. ... Founded in the English City of York by St Paulinus of York in 627, St. ... It has been suggested that Salesian College be merged into this article or section. ... Sedbergh school is a co-educational boarding school in Sedbergh, Cumbria for ages 13-18. ... Sevenoaks School is an English independent school, located in the town of Sevenoaks, Kent. ... The school buildings Sherborne School is an independent school for boys in the affluent town of Sherborne in north-west Dorset, England. ... King Edward VI Grammar School, Shrewsbury, normally known simply as Shrewsbury School, is an independent school, located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England. ... Solihull School is an independent, fee-paying day school in Solihull, West Midlands, England. ... South Hampstead High School is an independent all-girls school in Hampstead, north London. ... Stamford School is an English public school in the market town of Stamford, Lincolnshire. ... Stella Maris School (SGS) is an independent school, in Heaton Moor, Stockport England, founded in 1976. ... Stockport Grammar School (SGS) is a co-educational independent school, in Stockport England, founded in 1487 by the 1482 Lord Mayor of London Sir Edmond Shaa. ... Stonyhurst College is a Roman Catholic English Jesuit public school near Clitheroe, Lancashire, England. ... Stowe School is a well known British public school in Stowe, Buckinghamshire. ... Summerhill School Summerhill School, founded in 1921 in Hellerau near Dresden, England by A.S. Neill. ... Sutton High School is an independent all-girls school in Sutton, Surrey. ... Sydenham High School is an Independent school for 4-18 year old girls. ... The Abbey School is an independent selective school for girls, located in Reading, Berkshire, England. ... The Kings School (founded 597) is a British Independent School (sometimes called Public School) located in Canterbury in the county of Kent. ... The Kings School, Chester, a private school in Chester, England. ... Kings School Ely, a Public School in Ely, England founded sometime before the Norman Conquest. ... // The Kings School Gloucester The Kings School, Gloucester is an independent school in the UK, taking students from the ages of 3-18, with around 800 students. ... The Kings School, Macclesfield is a Public day school in Macclesfield, England, and a member of the Headmasters and Headmistresses Conference. ... The Kings School, Rochester is a public school in Rochester, Kent. ... Kings school is a school in Tynemouth with over 800 pupils. ... The Kings School Worcester (KSW) is independent British Public School founded by Henry VIII in 1541. ... The Leys School, Cambridge is a British Public School located in Cambridge. ... The Mount is a boarding school in York. ... The Oratory School is an all-boys, Catholic, boarding public school in Great Britain. ... The Perse School for Girls is a fee-paying day school for girls aged 7–18 situated in Cambridge, England. ... The Perse School is a fee-paying secondary day school for boys 11–18 and girls at 16+ situated in Cambridge, England. ... Tonbridge School is a British independent all boys boarding school in Tonbridge, founded in 1553 by Sir Andrew Judde. ... Truro School is a mixed independent school in the city of Truro, Cornwall, UK. It was founded in 1880 and is a Methodist school. ... Trinity School of John Whitgift The Trinity School of John Whitgift, usually referred to as Trinity School, is a British independent boys school, located in Shirley Park, Croydon. ... The Whitgift Foundation was established in 1599 by John Whitgift. ... Devon is a large county in South West England, bordered by Cornwall to the west, Dorset and Somerset to the east. ... University College School, known generally as UCS, is a British independent school situated in Hampstead, northwest London. ... Uppingham School is one of the most famous co-educational English public schools in Britain. ... Warminster School is an independent school in Warminster, Wiltshire. ... The Myton Road frontage of Warwick School, dating from 1879 Warwick School is an independent school for boys in Warwick, England, and is reputed to be the third-oldest surviving school in the country after Kings School, Canterbury and St. ... Wellington College, Berkshire, the national monument to the Duke of Wellington, is an English public school, which was granted its royal charter in 1853. ... Wells Cathedral School is a British independent school located in Somerset. ... West Buckland School is a English independent school located on the outskirts of the village of West Buckland on the edge of Exmoor, 8 miles east of Barnstaple, Devon. ... Westbourne School is a public school for boys and girls, aged 3 - 16 years old. ... Westholme School, is a single sex selective private school located in Blackburn, England. ... The Royal College of St. ... Whitgift School is an independent day school educating 1,200 boys aged 10 to 18 in South Croydon, London in a 45-acre parkland site. ... Wimbledon High School is an independent all-girls school in Wimbledon, southwest London. ... Winchester College is a boys public school in the city of Winchester in Hampshire, in the south of England. ... Woldingham School is an independent catholic boarding and day school for girls in the English county of Surrey. ... Wolverhampton Grammar School is a highly academic public school located in the city of Wolverhampton. ... Worth School, near the village of Turners Hill, Crawley, West Sussex, England is a boarding and day school for boys aged between 11-18 years. ... Wycombe Abbey is an independent boarding school in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom. ... High Wycombe in the UK High Wycombe, (previously Chepping Wycombe or Chipping Wycombe as late as 1911[1]) South Buckinghamshire, is 29 miles (46. ... York House School is an independent preparatory school for boys aged from 4 to 13 years of age. ...

Scotland

Motto: (Latin for No one provokes me with impunity)1 Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow Official language(s) English, Gaelic, Scots 2 Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen of the UK Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister of the UK Tony Blair MP  - First Minister Jack McConnell MSP Unification...

Angus

Angus (Aonghas in Gaelic) is one of the 32 local government council areas of Scotland, and a lieutenancy area. ... Johnshaven is a small costal village located in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. ... Montrose is a minor port and tourist resort in Angus, on the east coast of Scotland. ...

Argyll and Bute

  • Lomond School, Helensburgh

Argyll and Bute (Earra-Ghaidheal agus Bòd in Gaelic) is both one of 32 unitary council areas; and a Lieutenancy Area in Scotland. ... Helensburgh (Baile Eilidh in Gaelic) is a Scottish town historically part of Dunbartonshire, but since local government reorganisation in 1995 in Argyll and Bute, on the north shore of the Firth of Clyde. ...

City of Aberdeen

City of Aberdeen crest City of Aberdeen (Mòr-bhaile Obar Dheathain in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ...

Within Aberdeen

For other uses, see Aberdeen (disambiguation). ... The Hamilton is an Independent Day School in Aberdeen presently offering Care and Education to pupils from three months to twelve years. ... Robert Gordons Hospital (usually expressed by the acronym RGC) was a school which opened in 1750 that aimed to give the poor boys of Aberdeen, Scotland, a firm education with a strong grounding in Christianity. ... St Margarets School for Girls is a girls school in Aberdeen, Scotland. ...

Outwith Aberdeen

  • Aberdeen Waldorf School, Cults
  • International School of Aberdeen, Milltimber

Cults is a suburb on the western edge of Aberdeen, Scotland. ... Milltimber is a suburb to the west of Aberdeen, Scotland. ...

Borders

  • St Mary's Preparatory School, Melrose

Scottish Borders (often referred to locally as The Borders or The Borderland) is one of 35 local government unitary council areas of Scotland. ... Melrose(Am Maol Ros in Gaelic) is a small, historic town in the Scottish Borders. ...

City of Dundee

City of Dundee (Mòr-bhaile Dhùn Dèagh in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article may require cleanup. ...

City of Edinburgh

City of Edinburgh (Mòr-bhaile Dhùn Èideann in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ...

Within Edinburgh

Edinburgh (pronounced ; Dùn Èideann () in Scottish Gaelic) is the capital of Scotland and its second-largest city. ... The imposing buildings of Donaldsons College Donaldsons College, in Edinburgh, Scotland on West Coates, is a school dedicated to the teaching to the deaf and students suffering from other language impairments. ... The Edinburgh Academy The Edinburgh Academy is an independent school. ... Fettes College Fettes College is a leading independent boarding and day school in Edinburgh, Scotland. ... George Heriots School is an independent primary and secondary school on Lauriston Place in Edinburgh, Scotland, with around 1500 pupils. ... George Watsons College is a leading co-educational independent school in Scotland, situated on Colinton Road, in the Merchiston area of Edinburgh. ... The Mary Erskine School (MES) is an all girls independent (i. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards and conform with our NPOV policy, this article or section may require cleanup. ... St Georges School is an independent school situated in Ravelston, Edinburgh, Scotland. ... The current version of the article or section reads like an advertisement. ... School Crest // General Front of school With the exception of the sixth form (which is co-educational) Stewarts Melville College is an all boys school with a roll of over 700 pupils. ...

Outwith Edinburgh

Clifton Hall School Clifton Hall School is an independent Primary and Nursery school for children aged 3 to 11 years old. ... Newbridge is the name of at least two places: Newbridge, County Kildare, Ireland - sometimes known by its Irish name, Droichead Nua Newbridge, Wales (traditionally in Monmouthshire), United Kingdom Newbridge, Wolverhampton, a suburb of Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists pages that might...

City of Glasgow

The City of Glasgow Council (Mòr-bhaile Ghlaschu in Gaelic) is one of the 32 Scottish unitary authorities, formerly Glasgow District Council and Glasgow Corporation in Glasgow, Scotland. ... The Glasgow Academy is the oldest fully-independent school in Glasgow, Scotland. ... // The school is well known for its participation in the Young Enterprise program, especially for the most successful and well known company, Fresh Young Enterprise The High School of Glasgow is a co-educational Independent School now located in the Anniesland area of Glasgow, Scotland, with a role of just... Hutchesons Grammar School was founded by the Hutcheson brothers, George and Thomas, in 1641. ... Kelvinside Academy is a private school in the City of Glasgow, Scotland, founded in 1878. ... See St Aloysius College for the girls school (K-12) in Adelaide, SA, St Aloysius College for the secondary school in Malta, or St Aloysius College, Mangalore, India St Aloysius College is a Roman Catholic day school for boys aged 8 - 18 years. ...

Clackmannanshire

Look Aboot Ye Clackmannanshire (Siorrachd Chlach Mhannainn in Gaelic) is one of the 32 council areas of Scotland, and a lieutenancy area, bordering Perth and Kinross, Stirling and Fife. ... The Playfair Building Dollar Academy is a co-educational private school based in Dollar, Clackmannanshire, Scotland. ...

Dumfries and Galloway

Dumfries and Galloway (Dùn Phris agus Gall-Ghaidhealaibh in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council areas in Scotland. ... Cademuir International School was a specialist school located in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland. ... Thornhill is a town in the region of Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, south of Sanquhar and north of Dumfries. ...

East Ayrshire

Logo of East Ayrshire Council East Ayrshire (Siorrachd Inbhir Àir an Ear in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ... Catrine is a village in Ayrshire, Scotland which was formerly a centre of cotton manufacture. ...

East Lothian

East Lothian (Lodainn an Ear in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council areas in Scotland, and a lieutenancy Area. ... School based in Dunbar, Scotland current Headmaster is Micheal Osbourne ... View towards Belhaven Bay (John Muir Country Park) with North Berwick Law and the Bass Rock in the distance. ... Haddington is a burgh in East Lothian, Scotland. ... Loretto School is an independent school in Scotland, founded in Musselburgh in 1827. ... Musselburgh is a town in East Lothian, Scotland, on the coast of the Firth of Forth, six miles east of Edinburgh city centre. ...

East Renfrewshire

East Renfrewshire (Siorrachd Rinn Friù an Ear in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ... Newton Mearns is a small suburban town 7 miles southwest of Glasgow, Scotland. ...

Fife

Fife (Fìobh in Gaelic) is a council area of Scotland, situated between the Firth of Tay and the Firth of Forth, with landward boundaries to Perth and Kinross and Clackmannanshire. ... Falkland can refer to: Viscount Falkland, a Scottish peerage title. ... Hillside Elementary School is a now-closed public elementary school located in the hills section of Berkeley, California. ... Aberdour is a popular and attractive village on the south coast of Fife, Scotland. ... Named after Saint Andrew the Apostle, the Royal Burgh of St Andrews (Scottish Gaelic: ) is a town on the east coast of Fife, Scotland, and the home of golf. ... Founded in 1877 by Dame Louisa Lumsden amid the increased demand for womans education, St Leonards School and Sixth Form College, located on the east coast of Scotland, is now co-educational. ... Named after Saint Andrew the Apostle, the Royal Burgh of St Andrews (Scottish Gaelic: ) is a town on the east coast of Fife, Scotland, and the home of golf. ... Burntisland is a burgh in Fife, Scotland on the Firth of Forth. ...

Highland

The Highland unitary authority area (Roinn na Gàidhealtachd in Gaelic) is a local government area in the Scottish Highlands and the largest local government area in Scotland. ... Inverness (Inbhir Nis in Scottish Gaelic) is the only city in the Highland council area and the Highlands of Scotland. ...

Inverclyde

Inverclyde (Inbhir Chluaidh in Gaelic) is one of 32 council areas in Scotland. ... Greenock (Grianaig in Scottish Gaelic) is a large burgh and a burgh of barony in the unitary authority region of Inverclyde in western Scotland, forming part of a continuous urban area with Gourock to the west and Port Glasgow to the east. ... Kilmacolm is a village in Inverclyde, Scotland. ...

Moray

Moray (Moireibh in Gaelic), one of the 32 unitary council regions (or areas) of Scotland, lies in the north-east of the country and borders on the regions of Aberdeenshire and Highland. ... Gordonstoun is a famous British public school. ... Elgin is a town in Moray the North of Scotland. ... Elgin is a town in Moray the North of Scotland. ...

North Lanarkshire

North Lanarkshire (Siorrachd Lannraig a Tuath in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ... Cumbernauld is a new town in North Lanarkshire, Scotland, created in 1956 as a population overflow for Glasgow. ...

Perth and Kinross

Perth and Kinross (Peairt agus Ceann Rois in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council areas in Scotland, and a Lieutenancy Area. ... Crieff is second largest town in the central region of Perth and Kinross, Scotland. ... The Royal Burgh of Perth (Peairt in Scottish Gaelic) is a large burgh in central Scotland. ... Glenalmond College (formerly known as Trinity College, Glenalmond) is the name of a private boarding school in Perth and Kinross, Scotland, for children aged between 12 and 18 years. ... Kilgraston School is a Catholic school for girls in Bridge of Earn, Perthshire, Scotland. ... Bridge of Earn is a small town in Perthshire, Scotland. ... Morrisons Academy is a small independant private school based in Crieff which provides nursery, primary and scondary school facilities. ... Crieff is second largest town in the central region of Perth and Kinross, Scotland. ... The New School at West Heath is a registered charity (West Heath 2000 Ltd) and independant school for children for whoem mainstream schooling has broken down, for varying reasons. ... Dunkeld (Dùn Chailleann in Scottish Gaelic) is a small town in Strathtay, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, approximately 15 miles north of Perth on the A9 road into the Scottish Highlands and on the opposite (north) side of the River Tay from the Victorian village of Birnam. ... Strathallan School is an independent boarding and day school in Scotland for boys and girls aged 10-18. ...

South Ayrshire

South Ayrshire (Siorrachd Inbhir Àir a Deas in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland, covering the southern part of Ayrshire. ... Wellington School can refer to two schools in England: Wellington School, Somerset Wellington School, Shropshire Not to be confused with Wellington College This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... The Royal Burgh of Ayr (Scottish Gaelic, Inbhir Àir) in the south-west of Scotland is a burgh situated on the Firth of Clyde. ...

South Lanarkshire

South Lanarkshire (Siorrachd Lannraig a Deas in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland, covering the southern part of the traditional county of Lanarkshire. ... Rutherglen (said: Rhu-ther-glehn) comes from the Gaelic An Ruadh Ghleann - the red valley. Rutherglen is a large village located within the suburbs of the city of Glasgow, Scotland near the town of Cambuslang. ... Hamilton College is a private, independent liberal arts college located in Clinton, New York. ...

Stirling

Stirling (Sruighlea in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland with a population of about 85,000. ... Bridge of Allan is a town in Stirling District in Scotland, just north of the city of Stirling. ... HM Queen Victoria School, opened in 1908, is Scotlands Ministry of Defence school for the sons and daughters of Scottish soldiers, sailors and airmen. ... Dunblane is a small town north of Stirling in the Stirling council area in Scotland. ...

Wales

Motto: (Welsh for Wales forever) Anthem: Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau Capital Cardiff Largest city Cardiff Official language(s) English, Welsh Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister Tony Blair MP  - First Minister Rhodri Morgan AM Unification    - by Gruffudd ap Llywelyn 1056  Area    - Total 20,779 km² (3rd in... Christ College a co-educational independent boarding and day school, located in the market town of Brecon, mid Wales. ... Categories: Possible copyright violations ... Lindisfarne College was a private school or independent school in the UK that was founded in 1891 and had to close in 1994. ... Monmouth School is a public school for boys in Monmouth, South Wales. ... Rougemont School (sometimes Rougemont Independent School) is an independent, selective and mixed-sex school based around the manor-house Llantarnam Hall on the outskirts of the city of Newport. ...

Northern Ireland

Motto: [citation needed] (French for God and my right)2 Anthem: UK: God Save the Queen Regional: (de facto) Londonderry Air Capital Belfast Largest city Belfast Official language(s) English (de facto), Irish, Ulster Scots 3, NI Sign Language Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister Tony Blair... Campbell College is a public school (that is, an independent secondary school that charges tuition fees) in Belfast, Northern Ireland. ... This article needs to be wikified. ... Foyle and Londonderry College (aka FALC) is a co-educational voluntary grammar school in the city of Londonderry, Northern Ireland. ... Portora Royal School is a boys school located in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. ... The Royal Belfast Academical Institution, commonly known as Inst. ... The Royal School is a school located in Dungannon, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. ... // Royal School Armagh The Royal School, Armagh, is a co-educational voluntary grammar school in the city of Armagh, Northern Ireland. ...

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Private schools, or independent schools, are schools not administered by local, state, or national government, which retain the right to select their student body and are funded in whole or in part by charging their students tuition rather than with public (state) funds. ... An independent school is a school which is not dependent upon national or local government for financing its operation and is instead operated by tuition charges, gifts, and perhaps the investment yield of an endowment. ... The term public school has different (and in some cases contradictory) meanings due to regional differences. ... Public school in the United Kingdom is a label applied to certain fee-paying independent schools in England and Wales; in Scotland and Ireland it is heard less often in this sense (and indeed in Scotland the phrase has long been an alternative name for council schools in the state...

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