SINGAPORE | Saturday 23 November 2019

The benefits of a British boarding school education are unparalleled. No other education system has produced so many eminent world leaders, scientists, academics, artists and celebrated business minds. These schools also have incredible success rates preparing children for the world's top universities in Britain, the USA and around the world.

We understand that choosing a school is one of the biggest emotional and financial choices a family will make. The British Boarding Schools Show enables parents to speak individually to schools and get your questions answered.



The best education the world has to offer

Marlborough College

British boarding education:

  • Steeped in tradition, but fashioned for the inter-dependence of today’s every-changing world.
  • Produces well mannered, responsible, self-motivated, confident young adults.
  • Prepares students for the best Universities and Academies around the world.
  • All rounded education in academia, sports and the arts.
  • Security and continuity in an unsafe world.
  • Welcomes international pupils. The IB is offered by a large number of schools.

King's Canterbury pupils

On arrival, every visitor will receive a comprehensive show guide with information on all exhibiting schools, maps and some helpful questions to ask if help is needed. Refreshments are also available at the show.

In addition to meeting leading schools, you can attend our comprehensive seminar programme, running from 2pm-3pm. During these sessions, experts consider some of the key questions that parents may wish to consider when thinking about British boarding options, giving you every opportunity to gain insight and gather information.

Did you know?

  • StrathallanThe Strathallan School expands across 153 Acres here in Perthshire, which is the same as a Caribbean island.
  • StonarStonar is acclaimed as having the best equestrian programme in Britain, so students can combine horseriding with academic studies
  • Merchiston Castle SchoolThe only all-boys boarding school in the region, Merchiston particularly excels at rugby, and has sent 62 boys off to play at senior international level.
  • Godolphin School, SalisburyFounded in 1726, Godolphin is one of the oldest girls’ boarding schools in the UK.
  • King's School, CanterburyThe King’s School, Canterbury is reputedly the oldest school in the world, dating from 597AD.
  • Junior King’s School, CanterburyJunior King’s is the prep school to the oldest continuously operating school in the world.
  • Roedean SchoolRoedean tops all other schools in Sussex for the new English Baccalaureate (Ebacc) introduced by the Department for Education in 2010 as a performance measure for students studying their GCSEs.
  • Le Régent Crans-Montana CollegeLe Régent College is governed by 4 school principles: Courtesy, Compassion, Creativity, and Courage.
  • Marlborough CollegeOrganised school sport began at Marlborough.
  • Frensham HeightsFrensham Heights' Outdoor Education programme runs from Forest Classes for the youngest students, Duke of Edinburgh challenges for older students through to overseas ventures, mountaineering and exploring for the Sixth Form.
  • Fettes CollegeLeading co-educational boarding school set in a 100 acre campus in the heart of Edinburgh. Excellent results at GCSE, A Level & the IB. ‘Sector-leading’ pastoral care.
  • Lord Wandsworth CollegeLord Wandsworth College’s 1200 acres of green space are good for young people’s grey matter and mental health and wellbeing
  • Felsted SchoolFelsted School in Essex has been “mad about music” since it was founded in the 16th century. It has upheld its tradition of an annual “house shout” for decades. School tradition
  • Downside SchoolDownside is one of England's oldest and most distinguished schools.
  • Merchiston International SchoolMerchiston International School is the first international school in Shenzhen providing authentic British international education and boarding system.
  • Ardingly CollegeArdingly is forward thinking: pushing boundaries and offering unique enrichment opportunities such as the Solar Car project.
  • Glenalmond CollegeThe Glenalmond dining hall is a replica of the hall in the Harry Potter movies; Hagrid is a former pupil!
  • Framlingham CollegeThis year alone has seen seven Framlingham boys and girls achieving national sporting honours; two gaining scholarships at leading Music Conservatoires; a show at the Edinburgh Fringe; and our U14 boys becoming National Hockey Champions.
  • Wells Cathedral SchoolWells Cathedral School is the only all-round school in the UK that offers a specialist music programme.
  • Woldingham SchoolWoldingham School celebrated its 175th anniversary in 2017 and is one of the oldest girls’ schools in the UK.
  • Oundle SchoolSeven different languages are taught at Oundle including Arabic.
  • Kensington Park SchoolKensington Park School is a new independent school for boys and girls aged 11-18 in the heart of London.

 

Exhibiting Schools

Click on the school to find out more