Best Private Schools in Northern Ireland - Co-Ed, Boys, Girls

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1. Northern Ireland Independent School League Table 2018/19

*Only Northern Irish schools which have standardised exam results data published publicly.

GCSE RankA*/ A%SchoolGenderDay / BoardingDay FeesBoarding Fees
146.5The Royal School ArmaghCo-edDay & Boarding£6,624£18,219
245.3Royal School DungannonCo-edDay & Boarding£26,550£32,850
344.0Belfast Royal AcademyCo-edDay£10,926N/A

2. Best Private Schools in Northern Ireland

There are 4 independent schools in Northern Ireland with publicly available exam data, The Royal School ArmaghRoyal School DungannonBelfast Royal Academy and Campbell College.

The top performing schools academically for GCSE are (in order):

  1. The Royal School Armagh (46.5% A*/A)
  2. Royal School Dungannon (45.3% A*/A)
  3. Belfast Royal Academy (44% A*/A)

The top performing schools academically for A-Level are (in order):

  1. The Royal School Armagh (34.5% A*/A)
  2. Royal School Dungannon (33.9% A*/A)
  3. Campbell College (28% A*/A)

Day places in Northern Ireland range from £141 to £26,550 (averaging £7,260.3).

Boarding places in Northern Ireland range from £11,700 to £32,850 (averaging £20,984).

3. Best Boys Schools in Northern Ireland

There is only 1 independent boys school in Northern Ireland with publicly available exam data, Campbell College.

4. Best Girls Schools in Northern Ireland

There are no independent girls schools in Northern Ireland that publicly release exam results data.

5. Best Co-ed Schools in Northern Ireland

There are 3 private co-ed schools in Northern Ireland with publicly available exam data, The Royal School ArmaghRoyal School Dungannon and Belfast Royal Academy.

The top performing private co-ed schools academically for GCSE are (in order):

  1. The Royal School Armagh (46.5% A*/A)
  2. Royal School Dungannon (45.3% A*/A)
  3. Belfast Royal Academy (44% A*/A)

The top performing private co-ed schools academically for A-Level are (in order):

  1. The Royal School Armagh (34.5% A*/A)
  2. Royal School Dungannon (33.9% A*/A)

These schools offer day places with fees ranging from £6,624 to £26,550 (averaging £14,700) and fees for boarding places ranging from £18,219 to £32,850 (averaging £25,535).

6. Boarding Schools in Northern Ireland

Campbell College

Rockport School

Royal School Dungannon

The Royal School Armagh

Victoria College (Northern Ireland)

7. Northern Ireland Private School Costs (Averages)

DayBoarding
Overall£7,260.3£20,984
Boys£2,790£14,745
GirlsN/AN/A
Co-Ed£14,700£25,535