The cosy campus occupies 55 acres of parkland in a rural setting, which feels very safe and secluded.
The school campus comprises a large venue hall, art centre, library, swimming pool, astroturf pitch, sports halls and chapel.
In 2019, 14% of the girls received Oxbridge offers and all of them achieved or exceeded their grade requirements, going on to take up their places. Economics and Italian A-Level students performed exceptionally well, achieving 100% A* grades. Other high-performing subjects, with 100% A* to B grades, included Chemistry, Chinese, History of Art, Photography, Psychology and Religious Studies. Creative Arts, Humanities and Languages are the school’s strengths.
Students can opt to participate in an array of interest societies, including art, photography, theatre, cooking, debate, and politics. Yoga classes, equestrian sports, sailing, scuba diving and lifesaving training are among the more dynamic activities on offer, with specialist teaching. The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award and Leith’s Cooking Class are also popular among students.
|School Types||Private boarding school|
|Number of Students||205|
|School Address||Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 9LP|