Craigholme School, Key Information for Parents

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Craigholme School is situated in the Southside of Glasgow. It is an all-girls day school providing education for pupils between the ages of 5 and 18, with a history stretching back 120 years. There is also a nursery attached to the school which serves both girls and boys between the ages of 3 and 5.

The school’s ethos is based on the belief that a single-sex education offers girls more opportunities to fulfil their potential. They are a medium-sized institution with around 400 pupils and a key benefit of studying at Craigholme is their commitment to small class sizes. At both junior and senior level the average class size is just 15, allowing each pupil to function as an individual and enabling each teacher to know the particular learning styles of their students. They consistently achieve high academic results.

Pupil Age Range 5 to 18
Boys or Girls Girls
Number of Pupils 295
Day Fees Per Year £10,800
Boarding Fees Per Year n/a
6th Form Yes
Year Founded 1894
Nearest Airport Glasgow
Religious Ethos None
Nearby School: Hutcheons
Nearby School: St Aloysius
Area: All Glasgow Independent Schools

Outdoor learning is integral to life at Craigholme. There is an ‘outdoor classroom’ and the school utilises local parks to complement various aspects of the curriculum. They endeavour to provide a safe and secure environment for girls to learn whilst simultaneously broadening their horizons.

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