St Edmund's College A GSG School
- St Edmund's College
Old Hall Green
- Head: Mr Paulo Durán
- T 01920 824247
- F 01920 823011
- E firstname.lastname@example.org
- W www.stedmundscollege.org
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 3 to 19
- Boarding: Yes
- Local authority: Hertfordshire
- Pupils: 829
- Religion: Roman Catholic
- Fees: Day £8,940 - £16,560; Boarding £21,825 - £28,110 pa
- Open days: Annually in September
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
- Linked schools: St Edmund's Prep
What The Good Schools Guide says..
'If you're in the top set, you're pushed just as hard as you would be in a top academic school,' commented one sixth former. But a broad range of abilities is catered for here. Girls’ sport, including football, is strong and successful, but the boys’ provision for traditional team games appears to be something of an issue. ‘I’d like to see more ...
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2016 Good Schools Guide Awards
- Best performance by Boys taking History at an English Independent School (Level1/2 certificates)
International Baccalaureate: diploma - the diploma is the familiar A-level equivalent.
All-through school (for example 3-18 years). - An all-through school covers junior and senior education. It may start at 3 or 4, or later, and continue through to 16 or 18. Some all-through schools set exams at 11 or 13 that pupils must pass to move on.
What The Good Schools Guide says
Since 2012, Mr Paulo Durán BA MA (London). Educated at the London Oratory, King's College London and Heythrop College. Married to Alice, a teacher, with one daughter at St Edmund's. After spells at South Hampstead and Alleyn's, he took up a post as head of modern languages at Mill Hill School where he stayed for six years, before moving to St Edmund's as deputy head in 2009. After three years he was offered the headship, and, he says, would like to stop here. Parents hope so too. 'A very warm, very charismatic man and a very strong leader,' said one mother. 'Please don't leave!'
Prep school head since 2013, Mr Steven Cartwright BSc. Joined the school in 2009 as deputy head and became acting head before taking up the post of...
Special Education Needs
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|Aspergers Syndrome [archived]|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders [archived]|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|Delicate Medical Problems [archived]|
|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|