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

Manchester has 13 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 a few offering boarding places as well.

Manchester is well covered by private schools. The biggest collection of schools is in the south of the city around Fallowfield and Whalley Range.

Day Places£6,996£25,845£13,006
Boarding Places£27,495£33,357£30,426

Manchester has a broad mix of private schools, with a few co-ed and single-sex schools.

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Schools in Manchester

LocationLong Millgate, Manchester, M3 1SBGCSE A*/A: 97%
Location100 Wellington Road, Manchester, M14 6BLGCSE A*/A: 90.3%
LocationOld Hall Lane, Manchester, M13 0XTGCSE A*/A: 88.3%
LocationGrangethorpe Road, Manchester, M14 6HSGCSE A*/A: 73%
LocationChorley New Road, Bolton, BL1 4PBGCSE A*/A: 68.8%
LocationChorley New Road, Bolton, BL1 4PAGCSE A*/A: 65.2%
LocationTenterden Street, Bury, BL9 0HNGCSE A*/A: 54.6%
LocationChamber Road, Oldham, OL8 4BXGCSE A*/A: 52.9%
LocationWhalley Range, Manchester, M16 8HX GCSE A*/A: 50%
Location5-7 Cheapside, Manchester M2 4WGGCSE A*/A: 40%
LocationWorsley Road, Manchester, M28 2WQ GCSE A*/A: 39%
Location184 Manchester Road, OL11 4JQGCSE A*/A: 25.3%
LocationAlexandra Road South, Manchester, M16 8NH GCSE A*/A: Not Available