Berkshire has 25 private schools which take pupils of high school age, some of which also have primary and nursery schools as well. Half of the schools offer both day and boarding places and the other half offer day-only places. There is just one boarding-only school in Berkshire, Eton College.
|GCSE Rank||A*/ A%||School||Gender||Day / Boarding||Day Fees||Boarding Fees|
|1||94.7||St Mary's School (Ascot)||Girls||Day & Boarding||£30,465||£42,780|
|3||90.4||Wellington College||Co-ed||Day & Boarding||£35,760||£42,630|
|4||90.2||The Abbey School||Girls||Day||£18,885||N/A|
|5||88.0||Downe House School||Girls||Day & Boarding||£31,305||£42,090|
|6||79.5||Reading Blue Coat School||Boys / Co-ed||Day||£18,039||N/A|
|7||68.0||St Joseph's College (Reading)||Co-ed||Day||£12,540||N/A|
|8||64.0||Queen Anne’s School||Girls||Day & Boarding||£25,605||£42,405|
|9||62.0||Bradfield College||Co-ed||Day & Boarding||£32,280||£40,350|
|10||60.3||St Gabriel's School||Girls||Day||£18,780||N/A|
|11||56.0||The Marist School||Girls||Day||£16,395||N/A|
|12||55.0||Leighton Park School||Co-ed||Day & Boarding||£24,660||£39,330|
|13||52.0||Reddam House School (Berkshire)||Co-ed||Day & Boarding||£18,420||£33,789|
|14||52.0||Long Close School||Co-ed||Day||£16,590||N/A|
|16||44.0||Luckley House School||Co-ed||Day & Boarding||£17,811||£31,164|
|17||43.9||St George's School (Ascot)||Girls||Day & Boarding||£24,195||£37,980|
|18||40.9||LVS Ascot||Co-ed||Day & Boarding||£20,010||£35,160|
|19||39.0||The Oratory School||Co-ed||Day & Boarding||£26,754||£37,836|
|20||39.0||Claires Court School||Diamond||Day||£18,090||N/A|
|21||35.0||Pangbourne College||Co-ed||Day & Boarding||£25,620||£38,040|
|22||35.0||Shiplake College||Boys (Co-ed Sixth Form)||Day & Boarding||£25,125||£37,350|
|23||15.4||Beech Lodge School||Co-ed||Day||£66,363||N/A|
Berkshire is well covered by private schools. The biggest clusters of schools are in Reading, Ascot and Maidenhead.
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There are 25 independent schools in Berkshire.
The top performing schools academically for GCSE are (in order):
The top performing schools academically for A-Level are (in order):
The top performing boys schools academically for GCSE are (in order):
The top performing boys schools academically for A-Level are (in order):
There are 7 independent girls schools in Berkshire.
The top performing girls schools academically for GCSE are (in order):
The top performing girls schools academically for A-Level are (in order):
There are 14 private co-ed schools in Berkshire.
The top performing private co-ed schools academically for GCSE are (in order):
The top performing private co-ed schools academically for A-Level are (in order):