Westbourne School

Combined Co-Education school in Cardiff, The Vale of Glamorgan
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"Academic excellence for the modern world.”

Established in 1896, Westbourne is a highly academic school that consistently achieves outstanding grades. Westbourne develops well-rounded students with the skills, knowledge, capabilities and confidence to become leaders of the future and succeed in whatever career they choose.


Westbourne offers the best education mix of international and English GCSEs and the International Baccalaureate, recognised globally as the ‘gold standard’ in secondary education. All Westbourne graduates obtain a place at their first choice university, with 65% gaining places at Russell Group universities and 60% going on to study medicine, law or engineering.
Westbourne is located in the safe and affluent seaside town of Penarth, ranked by the Sunday Times as one of the Top 10 best places to live in the UK, just 10 minutes from the modern and vibrant centre of Cardiff.
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Head Dr Gerard Griffiths
School Type Combined co-education school
Junior Age Range 2 - 10
Senior Age Range 10 - 18
Academic GCSE: Yes
Alevel: No
Int'l Baccalaureate: Yes
Total Students 382
Youngest Boarder 12
Int'l Students 90