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First and foremost a boarding school, they would never have more than 30 'day boarders', where work and recreation is on a seven-days-a-week rolling programme. Academically struggling need not apply. 'You need to be academically bright enough to hack it and enthusiastic enough to make the most of it.' From an early age, girls encouraged to organise own timetable. No fixed prep sessions - every...

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Good Schools Guide Awards

  • Winner of the 2014 Good Schools Guide Award for Excellence at an English Independent School for Girls taking Critical thinking (GCE AS level)
  • Winner of the 2014 Good Schools Guide Award for Excellence at an English School for Girls taking French (Pre-U Principal Subject)
  • Winner of the 2014 Good Schools Guide Award for Excellence at an English School for Girls taking Mathematics (further) (GCE A level)

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Curricula

Cambridge Pre-U - An alternative to A levels, with all exams at the end of the two-year course.

Sports

Polo

Rowing

Fencing

Shooting

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Special Education Needs

The School is selective with entry by examination and so caters only for academically able girls. Girls with SpLD are given extra support by specialist teachers with SpLD qualifications. The Learning Support Co-ordinator works closely with staff and Housemistresses to ensure the girls are supported. Girls are given special examination provision where appropriate. 10-09

Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Aspergers Y
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders
BESD - Behaviour, Emotional and Social Difficulty
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
Dyscalculia
Dysgraphia
Dyslexia
Dyspraxia
English as an additional language (EAL)
Genetic
Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory
Has SEN unit or class
HI - Hearing Impairment
MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty
MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment
Natspec Specialist Colleges
Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication
SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty
Special facilities for Visually Impaired
Visual Impairment

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