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Badminton School, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol

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Year of foundation: 1858
Address: Westbury Road, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol BS9 3BA
Location: The school buildings are located on  a safe and attractive campus im Herzen in the heart of the university city of Bristol in the borough of Westbury-on-Trym.
Campus size: ca. 81.000 m2
Number of students: 450
Number of boarders:     190
Number of international students: ns
Number of students from Germany: ns
Ratio girls/boys in %: 100/0
Ratio tutors/students: 1/8
School type: Junior School, Senior School with 6th Form (5 to 18 years)
Graduation: GCSE, A levels
Specific features: In a variety of rankings of British schools Badminton School is included in the list of the best. Thereby the school is numbered among the best schools for girls in the UK. 100% of the students pass the A level exam, which provides them the opportunity, to study at the universities of their choice. Particular attention is paid to the promotion of musical talents.
Accommodation: According to their age groups the girls are accommodated in three different houses. Spacious three- and four-bed rooms are available for the forms 9, 10 and 11, while single and double bedrooms are to the forms 12 and 13. All rooms are equipped with desks internet access and underfloor heating. The individual houses each offer own kitchens and various common rooms.
Foreign languages: German, French, Spanish, Latin
Elective subjects: Duke of Edinburgh Award, individual music and singing lessons
Facilities/offers: computer lab, science lab, art studio, school orchestra, choir, drama group, artist group, debating society, didactic centre for the 6th form, fitness room, sports hall, indoor swimming pool, floodlight sports ground, seven tennis courts, four netball fields
Range of sports: badminton, football, hockey, netball, rounders, basketball, athletics, swimming, water polo, tennis, squash, judo, fencing, horse-riding
Fee: between 6,930 und 11,010 £ per term (three terms = one school year)
School prospectus as a pdf-file  
Students‘ testimonials as a pdf-file  
Link to the school website:
  • Main building of Badminton School
  • Buildings of Badminton School
  • Schoolgirls of Badminton School with school certificates
  • Schoolgirls of Badminton School in the library
  • Schoolgirls of Badminton School in the classroom
  • Schoolgirl of Badminton School during her study
  • Dining hall of Badminton School
  • Schoolgirls of Badminton School during food distribution
  • Indoor swimming pool of Badminton School
  • Schoolgirl of Badminton School in the lab
  • Schoolgirl of Badminton School in the art studio
  • Schoolgirls of Badminton School in their leisure time