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

Cambridge has 11 private schools which take pupils of high school age, some of which also have primary and nursery schools as well. Most of these schools offer day and boarding places, with just one school offering day-only places (The Heritage School).

Kimbolton School Logo
Location
Kimbolton, Huntingdon, PE28 0EA
Gender:
Co-ed
School Type:
Day & Boarding
Annual Fees:
£16,575
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Location
Thorpe Road, Peterborough, PE3 6AP
Gender:
Co-ed
School Type:
Day
Annual Fees:
£15,642
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Most of the private schools in Cambridge are located within 1 mile of Cambridge station, St Andrew's College Cambridge is only a 6-minute walk from the station. The Perse School, Abbey College Cambridge and CATS College Cambridge are located outside of the city centre.

FromToAveraging
Day Places£11,655£25,485£16,920
Boarding Places£16,545£40,280£30,129

Nearly all of the private schools in Cambridge are co-ed schools. There is just one girls-only school, St Mary's School (Cambridge). There are no boys-only independent schools in Cambridge.

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Schools in Cambridge

Kimbolton School Logo
Location
Kimbolton, Huntingdon, PE28 0EA
Gender:
Co-ed
School Type:
Day & Boarding
Annual Fees:
£16,575
Learn More
Location
Thorpe Road, Peterborough, PE3 6AP
Gender:
Co-ed
School Type:
Day
Annual Fees:
£15,642
Learn More
LocationHills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8QFGCSE A*/A: 93.9%
LocationUnion Road, Cambridge, CB2 1HFGCSE A*/A: 85%
LocationTrumpington Road, Cambridge, CB2 7ADGCSE A*/A: 65.9%
LocationBateman Street, Cambridge, CB2 1LYGCSE A*/A: 61.2%
LocationKimbolton, Huntingdon, PE28 0EAGCSE A*/A: 57.2%
Location1-2 St Paul's Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EZGCSE A*/A: 48.5%
Location17-19 Brookside, Cambridge, CB2 1JE GCSE A*/A: Not Available
Location1 High Street, Chesterton, CB4 1NQ GCSE A*/A: Not Available
LocationThorpe Road, Peterborough, PE3 6APGCSE A*/A: Not Available
LocationHomerton Gardens. Cambridge, CB2 8EBGCSE A*/A: Not Available
Location13 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2JBGCSE A*/A: Not Available