Kelvinside Academy, Key Information for Parents

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Kelvinside Academy is an independent school located in the north of Glasgow, Scotland and founded in 1878. It used to be a boys school only and became a co-educational school in 1998. Kelvinside Academy has a Nursery, junior school and a senior school. Uniforms are mandatory for pupils attending Kelvinside Academy, whose ages range from 3 to 18 years old.

Although Kelvinside Academy is a medium sized school, it is very well staffed with a total of over 100 employed individuals, and approximately 600 pupils. Pupils are divided into 4 houses, each represented by a different colour: Blue for Colqunhoun house, Red for Stewart House, Green for Macgregor house and yellow for Buchanan house.

The school believes in the importance of educating individuals as a whole mind, body and spirit and makes it its primary goal. Each pupil is focused on as an individual and encouraged to develop to their full potential. Kelvinside Academy distinguishes itself from other schools with its small size classes that allow for proper staff-pupil-parents relationship to develop.

Pupil Age Range 3 to 18
Boys or Girls Co-Educational
Number of Pupils 570
Day Fees Per Year £11,490
Boarding Fees Per Year n/a
6th Form Yes
Year Founded 1878
Nearest Airport Glasgow
Religious Ethos None
Nearby School: Glasgow Academy
Nearby School: High School of Glasgow
Area: All Glasgow Independent Schools

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