Kingswood School A GSG School
- Kingswood School
- Head: Mr Simon Morris
- T 01225 734200
- F 01225 734305
- E firstname.lastname@example.org
- W www.kingswood.bath.sch.uk
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 11 to 18
- Boarding: Yes
- Local authority: Bath and North East Somerset
- Pupils: 768
- Religion: Methodist
- Fees: Day £14,382; Boarding £22,608 - £30,999 pa
- Open days: October and June
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
What The Good Schools Guide says..
Even though day pupils outnumber boarders, Kingswood feels like a co-ed boarding school with day pupils. Seven day/boarding houses, some of which are in the process of being updated. The first to be completed, Hall House (for 42 year 9 to 13 boys), is one of the most stylish boarding houses we’ve seen in a long time, complete with outdoor decking area, wholesome bedrooms (12 en-suite), the housemaster’s prized vinyl collection...
What the school says...
Kingswood School is one of the finest independent schools in the South West of England, providing an atmosphere of happiness and excellence in which children thrive. Day and boarding pupils are fully integrated. They benefit from and enjoy a dynamic curriculum with a breadth of teaching and learning to enable them to reach their own true potential. ...Read more
What the parents say...
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What The Good Schools Guide says
Since 2008, Simon Morris MA PGCE NPQH (early 50s). Educated at Ipswich School (he is one of three current HMC heads – the others are Mark Bailey, high master of St Paul’s, and Nick Gregory, head of Wycliffe College – to have attended the school). Read modern and medieval languages at Cambridge, then went into the City, where he qualified as a chartered accountant with Arthur Andersen. He grew up in a boarding school (his father was deputy headmaster of The Royal Hospital School) and admits that ‘the call of teaching was pretty strong’. PGCE at Canterbury Christ Church University, followed by first job at Warwick School (he became head of German after a year). Head of modern foreign languages, then housemaster at The Leys. Deputy head at St John’s, Leatherhead for seven years...
Special Education Needs
Kingswood School offers a limited level of learning support for pupils with mild difficulties such as Dyslexia.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|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|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|
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