UK Shropshire, UK
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Bedstone College

Established: 1948

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    240
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Boarding accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Fall Year

School Description

As a small school, Bedstone College can focus on every student individually to bring out the best in each of them. With strong support services and small class sizes, students can excel inside and outside of the classroom. Bedstone College also encourages its students to take part in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme of self improvement exercises, giving students an advantage in all areas of life.

FACILITIES
The Bedstone has all the amenities you would expect of a private boarding and day school. In addition to well-equipped classrooms, a library, and dining facilities; the campus hosts four dormitories, that are single-sex, comfortable, and homely. They are cleaned daily, and also include a daily laundry service.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Bedstone College offers many team and non-team sports for students, including football, cricket, rugby, and tennis. The school believes that it is beyond the classroom that a student’s character is really developed, and this is reflected in the wide range of extra-curricular opportunities on offer including horse riding, mountain biking, dance and more.
International students are also encouraged to join classes and extra-curriculars that allow them to express themselves creatively. Bedstone offers drama, dance, and pottery just to name a few.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Bedstone is consistently one of the top independent schools in Shropshire in the GCSE and A Level league tables.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Bedstone is a small and pretty village in south Shropshire, England, set in beautiful countryside and not far from the Welsh border.


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Famous Alumni

Sir Martin Rees (Cosmologist), Monty Halls (TV Presenter)

  • 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 30% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:8
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
French Immersion
No
Speciality Programs
Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme
Sports
Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Cricket, Fencing, Fitness, Football, Hockey, Horse Back Riding, Ice Skating, Mountain Biking, Netball, Rugby, Skiing, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball
Arts
Art, Dance, Drama Production, Pottery and Sculpture
Music
Music, Orchestra
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Geography, History, Mathematics, Physics, Religious Studies
Languages
French, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Art Club, Chess Club, Choir, Dance Team, Drama Club, Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme, Photography Club, School Trips, Skiing Club
Accepting Students in Grades
6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
12-17
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Completed application form, returned to Educatius Academic reports from the previous 3 years Teacher recommendation Full immunisation history and medical declaration Skype interview with Educatius representative & Bedstone College School-specific assessment tests including English

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