Whitgift School

Boys Senior School, Surrey
"An astonishing school. I have never seen anything like it.” Sir David Attenborough

Whitgift, a leading day and boarding independent school for boys aged 10-18, provides a truly unique education. Set in beautiful parkland in South London, it enjoys outstanding facilities. A state-of-the-art boarding house offers full, weekly and flexi-boarding from age 13.

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We offer a wider range of qualifications than any other British school, including International Baccalaureate, A Level and BTEC.

Sport at Whitgift is exceptional; over 130 national titles have been won in the past five years across a range of sports, including golf, cycling, fives, rowing and modern pentathlon. The School currently offers more than 40 different sports

Whitgift’s Performing Arts programme produces first-class concerts, musicals and plays, performed in the UK and abroad. The School enjoys a close link with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, with side-by-side performances in prestigious London venues, including The Royal Albert Hall, and Cadogan Hall.

Co-curricular activities at Whitgift feature more than 80 diverse clubs, an Outdoor Education programme that travels worldwide, and the opportunity to enter into the Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme.

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Head Mr Chris Ramsey
School Type Senior school for boys
Senior Age Range 13 - 18
Academic GCSE: Yes
Alevel: Yes
Int'l Baccalaureate: Yes
Vocational No
Total Students 1480
Youngest Boarder 13
Int'l Students 55