Best Private Schools in Berkshire - Co-Ed, Boys, Girls

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1. Berkshire Independent School League Table 2018/19

GCSE RankA*/ A%SchoolGenderDay / BoardingDay FeesBoarding Fees
195.0St Mary's School (Ascot)GirlsDay & Boarding£27,630£38,790
293.0Eton CollegeBoysBoardingN/A£42,501
383.5Downe House SchoolGirlsDay & Boarding£29,115£39,150
479.7The Abbey SchoolGirlsDay£17,640N/A
566.2Reading Blue Coat SchoolBoys / Co-edDay£17,514N/A
660.0Bradfield CollegeCo-edDay & Boarding£31,080£38,850
760.0Queen Anne’s SchoolGirlsDay & Boarding£24,615£38,070
856.5St Gabriel's SchoolGirlsDay£17,301N/A
956.0Leighton Park SchoolCo-edDay & Boarding£18,765£29,955
1049.3The Marist SchoolGirlsDay£15,840N/A
1149.0Holme GrangeCo-edDay£14,550N/A
1246.0St Joseph’s College (Reading)Co-edDay£12,000N/A
1343.9St George's School (Ascot)GirlsDay & Boarding£23,490£36,525
1442.0Long Close SchoolCo-edDay£15,480N/A
1540.9LVS AscotCo-edDay & Boarding£17,634£31,410
1640.2Reddam House School (Berkshire)Co-edDay & Boarding£17,970£28,665
1737.0The Oratory SchoolBoysDay & Boarding£17,424£24,057
1835.0Pangbourne CollegeCo-edDay & Boarding£18,000£25,860
1930.2Claires Court SchoolDiamondDay£16,380N/A
2030.0Luckley House SchoolCo-edDay & Boarding£17,376£30,405
2115.4Beech Lodge SchoolCo-edDay£22,740N/A

2. Best Private Schools in Berkshire

There are 24 independent schools in Berkshire.

The top performing schools academically for GCSE are (in order):

  1. St Mary's School (Ascot) (95% A*/A)
  2. Eton College (93% A*/A)
  3. Downe House School (83.5% A*/A)
  4. The Abbey School (79.7% A*/A)
  5. Reading Blue Coat School (66.2% A*/A)

The top performing schools academically for A-Level are (in order):

  1. Eton College (80.3% A*/A)
  2. St Mary's School (Ascot) (77.5% A*/A)
  3. St Gabriel's School (67.1% A*/A)
  4. Downe House School (64.3% A*/A)
  5. The Abbey School (52.7% A*/A)

Day places in Berkshire range from £3,297 to £31,080 (averaging £18,681).

Boarding places in Berkshire range from £24,057 to £42,501 (averaging £33,563).

3. Best Boys Schools in Berkshire

There are 4 independent boys schools in Berkshire, Eton CollegeReading Blue Coat SchoolThe Oratory School and Shiplake College.

The top performing boys schools academically for GCSE are (in order):

  1. Eton College (93% A*/A)
  2. Reading Blue Coat School (66.2% A*/A)
  3. The Oratory School (37% A*/A)

The top performing boys schools academically for A-Level are (in order):

  1. Eton College (80.3% A*/A)
  2. Reading Blue Coat School (41.4% A*/A)

These schools offer day places with fees ranging from £17,424 to £18,675 (averaging £17,871) and fees for boarding places ranging from £24,057 to £42,501 (averaging £33,816).

4. Best Girls Schools in Berkshire

There are 7 independent girls schools in Berkshire.

The top performing girls schools academically for GCSE are (in order):

  1. St Mary's School (Ascot) (95% A*/A)
  2. Downe House School (83.5% A*/A)
  3. The Abbey School (79.7% A*/A)
  4. Queen Anne’s School (60% A*/A)
  5. St Gabriel's School (56.5% A*/A)

The top performing girls schools academically for A-Level are (in order):

  1. St Mary's School (Ascot) (77.5% A*/A)
  2. St Gabriel's School (67.1% A*/A)
  3. Downe House School (64.3% A*/A)
  4. The Abbey School (52.7% A*/A)
  5. The Marist School (51.7% A*/A)

These schools offer day places with fees ranging from £15,840 to £29,115 (averaging £22,233) and fees for boarding places ranging from £36,525 to £39,150 (averaging £38,134).

5. Best Co-ed Schools in Berkshire

There are 12 private co-ed schools in Berkshire.

The top performing private co-ed schools academically for GCSE are (in order):

  1. Bradfield College (60% A*/A)
  2. Leighton Park School (56% A*/A)
  3. Holme Grange (49% A*/A)
  4. St Joseph’s College (Reading) (46% A*/A)
  5. Long Close School (42% A*/A)

The top performing private co-ed schools academically for A-Level are (in order):

  1. Bradfield College (33.3% A*/A)
  2. Leighton Park School (32.3% A*/A)
  3. Reddam House School (Berkshire) (30.5% A*/A)
  4. Luckley House School (25% A*/A)
  5. St Joseph’s College (Reading) (16% A*/A)

These schools offer day places with fees ranging from £3,297 to £31,080 (averaging £17,004) and fees for boarding places ranging from £25,860 to £38,850 (averaging £30,842).

6. Berkshire Private School Costs (Averages)

DayBoarding
Overall£18,681£33,563
Boys£17,871£33,816
Girls£22,233£38,134
Co-Ed£17,004£30,842