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

Contents

1. Overview

Cardiff has 7 private schools which take pupils of high school age, some of which also have primary and nursery schools as well. All of these schools offer day places, with one offering boarding places as well (Cardiff Sixth Form College).

2. Where Schools are Located

Many of Cardiff’s independent schools are located in the city centre. There are also schools in Llandaff and Old St Mellons to name a few.

3. Day and Boarding Fees

Day places in Cardiff range from £7,200 to £21,400 (averaging £13,794).

Boarding places in Cardiff start at £44,100.

4. School Genders

Most of the private schools in Cardiff are co-ed schools, with one girls-only school (Howell’s School Llandaff). There are no boys-only school independent schools in Cardiff.

5. Cardiff Sixth Form College

  • Gender: Co-ed
  • School Type: Day & Boarding
  • Age Range: 15 - 19
  • Annual Fees: £21,400 (Day), £44,100 (Boarding)
  • A*/A Exam Results: 83.9% (GCSE), 90.3% (A-Level)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Co-ed

School Type:

Day & Boarding

Age Range:

15 - 19

Annual Fees:

£21,400 (Day), £44,100 (Boarding)

A*/A Exam Results:

83.9% (GCSE), 90.3% (A-Level)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

Cardiff Sixth Form College

6. St John's College (Cardiff)

  • Gender: Co-ed
  • School Type: Day
  • Age Range: 3 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £13,215 (Day)
  • A*/A Exam Results: 80.3% (GCSE), 62.4% (A-Level)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Co-ed

School Type:

Day

Age Range:

3 - 18

Annual Fees:

£13,215 (Day)

A*/A Exam Results:

80.3% (GCSE), 62.4% (A-Level)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

St John's College (Cardiff)

7. Howell's School Llandaff

  • Gender: Girls
  • School Type: Day
  • Age Range: 3 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £13,779 (Day)
  • A*/A Exam Results: 73.5% (GCSE), 52.3% (A-Level)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Girls

School Type:

Day

Age Range:

3 - 18

Annual Fees:

£13,779 (Day)

A*/A Exam Results:

73.5% (GCSE), 52.3% (A-Level)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

8. Cathedral School (Llandaff)

  • Gender: Co-ed
  • School Type: Day
  • Age Range: 3 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £13,413 (Day)
  • A*/A Exam Results: 67.9% (GCSE), 42.8% (A-Level)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Co-ed

School Type:

Day

Age Range:

3 - 18

Annual Fees:

£13,413 (Day)

A*/A Exam Results:

67.9% (GCSE), 42.8% (A-Level)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

Cathedral School (Llandaff)

9. Cardiff Steiner School

  • Gender: Co-ed
  • School Type: Day
  • Age Range: 3 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £7,200 (Day)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Co-ed

School Type:

Day

Age Range:

3 - 18

Annual Fees:

£7,200 (Day)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

Cardiff Steiner School

10. Kings Monkton School

  • Gender: Co-ed
  • School Type: Day
  • Age Range: 3 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £14,052 (Day)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Co-ed

School Type:

Day

Age Range:

3 - 18

Annual Fees:

£14,052 (Day)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

Kings Monkton School

11. Cardiff Academy

  • Gender: Co-ed
  • School Type: Day
  • Age Range: 2 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £13,500 (Day)
  • A*/A Exam Results: 74% (A-Level)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Co-ed

School Type:

Day

Age Range:

2 - 18

Annual Fees:

£13,500 (Day)

A*/A Exam Results:

74% (A-Level)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

Cardiff Academy