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

Overview

Oxfordshire has 22 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 over half offering boarding places as well. There are no boarding-only independent schools in Oxfordshire.

Oxfordshire Independent School League Table 2018/19

Where Schools are Located

Most of the private schools in Oxfordshire are concentrated in and around the city, Oxford. However there are small clusters of schools in Abingdon, Banbury and Witney.

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Best Private Schools in Oxfordshire

There are 22 independent schools in Oxfordshire.

Best Private Schools by GCSE Results

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

  1. LocationCowley Place, Oxford, OX4 1DZGCSE A*/A: 93.5%
  2. LocationBelbroughton Road, Oxford, OX2 6XAGCSE A*/A: 88.4%
  3. LocationPark Road, Abingdon, OX14 1DEGCSE A*/A: 86.5%
  4. LocationFaringdon Road, Abingdon, OX14 1BEGCSE A*/A: 84.2%
  5. LocationHeadington Road, Oxford, OX3 7TDGCSE A*/A: 76.7%

Best Private Schools by A-Level Results

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

  1. Location1 London Place, Oxford, OX4 1BDA-Level A*/A: 92.1%
  2. LocationCowley Place, Oxford, OX4 1DZA-Level A*/A: 82.4%
  3. LocationBelbroughton Road, Oxford, OX2 6XAA-Level A*/A: 77.7%
  4. LocationPark Road, Abingdon, OX14 1DEA-Level A*/A: 69.4%
  5. LocationFaringdon Road, Abingdon, OX14 1BEA-Level A*/A: 65.8%

Best Boys Schools in Oxfordshire

There are 2 independent boys schools in Oxfordshire, Magdalen College School and Abingdon School.

Best Private Boys Schools by GCSE Results

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

  1. LocationCowley Place, Oxford, OX4 1DZGCSE A*/A: 93.5%
  2. LocationPark Road, Abingdon, OX14 1DEGCSE A*/A: 86.5%

Best Private Boys Schools by A-Level Results

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

  1. LocationCowley Place, Oxford, OX4 1DZA-Level A*/A: 82.4%
  2. LocationPark Road, Abingdon, OX14 1DEA-Level A*/A: 69.4%

Best Girls Schools in Oxfordshire

There are 7 independent girls schools in Oxfordshire.

Best Private Girls Schools by GCSE Results

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

  1. LocationBelbroughton Road, Oxford, OX2 6XAGCSE A*/A: 88.4%
  2. LocationFaringdon Road, Abingdon, OX14 1BEGCSE A*/A: 84.2%
  3. LocationHeadington Road, Oxford, OX3 7TDGCSE A*/A: 76.7%
  4. LocationMoulsford, Wallingford, OX10 9HTGCSE A*/A: 62.8%
  5. LocationWykham Park, Banbury, OX16 9URGCSE A*/A: 61.5%

Best Private Girls Schools by A-Level Results

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

  1. LocationBelbroughton Road, Oxford, OX2 6XAA-Level A*/A: 77.7%
  2. LocationFaringdon Road, Abingdon, OX14 1BEA-Level A*/A: 65.8%
  3. LocationHeadington Road, Oxford, OX3 7TDA-Level A*/A: 50.2%
  4. LocationWykham Park, Banbury, OX16 9URA-Level A*/A: 34.3%
  5. Location74 Banbury Road, Oxford, OX2 6JRA-Level A*/A: 26.1%

Best Co-ed Schools in Oxfordshire

There are 13 private co-ed schools in Oxfordshire.

Best Private Co-Ed Schools by GCSE Results

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

  1. Location333 Banbury Road, Oxford, OX2 7PLGCSE A*/A: 62%
  2. LocationWitney, OX29 7PUGCSE A*/A: 53%
  3. LocationOxford, OX2 7NNGCSE A*/A: 53%
  4. LocationRadley Road, Abingdon, OX14 3PSGCSE A*/A: 46.5%
  5. LocationNew Yatt Road, Witney, OX29 6TAGCSE A*/A: 26.7%

Best Private Co-Ed Schools by A-Level Results

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

  1. Location1 London Place, Oxford, OX4 1BDA-Level A*/A: 92.1%
  2. Location333 Banbury Road, Oxford, OX2 7PLA-Level A*/A: 51.1%
  3. LocationOxford, OX2 7NNA-Level A*/A: 51%
  4. LocationRadley Road, Abingdon, OX14 3PSA-Level A*/A: 37.2%
  5. Location12-13 King Edward Street, Oxford, OX1 4HTA-Level A*/A: 27.6%

Oxfordshire Private School Costs (Averages)