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

Contents

1. Overview

Reading has 7 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.

2. Where Schools are Located

Most of the schools in Reading are in the city centre. However there are also schools in Caversham and Sonning.

3. Day and Boarding Fees

Day places in Reading range from £3,297 to £18,765 (averaging £14,720).

Boarding places in Reading range from £29,955 to £34,890 (averaging £31,865).

4. School Genders

Reading has a broad mix of private schools, with a few co-ed and boys-only schools. There is one independent girls-only school (The Abbey School).

5. The Abbey School

  • Gender: Girls
  • School Type: Day
  • Age Range: 3 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £17,640 (Day)
  • A*/A Exam Results: 79.7% (GCSE), 52.7% (A-Level)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Girls

School Type:

Day

Age Range:

3 - 18

Annual Fees:

£17,640 (Day)

A*/A Exam Results:

79.7% (GCSE), 52.7% (A-Level)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

The Abbey School

6. Reading Blue Coat School

  • Gender: Boys / Co-ed
  • School Type: Day
  • Age Range: 11 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £17,514 (Day)
  • A*/A Exam Results: 66.2% (GCSE), 41.4% (A-Level)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Boys / Co-ed

School Type:

Day

Age Range:

11 - 18

Annual Fees:

£17,514 (Day)

A*/A Exam Results:

66.2% (GCSE), 41.4% (A-Level)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

7. Leighton Park School

  • Gender: Co-ed
  • School Type: Day & Boarding
  • Age Range: 11 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £18,765 (Day), £29,955 (Boarding)
  • A*/A Exam Results: 56% (GCSE), 32.3% (A-Level)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Co-ed

School Type:

Day & Boarding

Age Range:

11 - 18

Annual Fees:

£18,765 (Day), £29,955 (Boarding)

A*/A Exam Results:

56% (GCSE), 32.3% (A-Level)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

Leighton Park School

8. St Joseph’s College (Reading)

  • Gender: Co-ed
  • School Type: Day
  • Age Range: 3 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £12,000 (Day)
  • A*/A Exam Results: 46% (GCSE), 16% (A-Level)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Co-ed

School Type:

Day

Age Range:

3 - 18

Annual Fees:

£12,000 (Day)

A*/A Exam Results:

46% (GCSE), 16% (A-Level)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

St Joseph’s College (Reading)

9. OneSchool Global UK Reading Senior Campus

  • Gender: Co-ed
  • School Type: Day
  • Age Range: 7 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £3,297 (Day)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Co-ed

School Type:

Day

Age Range:

7 - 18

Annual Fees:

£3,297 (Day)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

OneSchool Global UK Reading Senior Campus

10. Padworth College

  • Gender: Co-ed
  • School Type: Day & Boarding
  • Age Range: 13 - 19
  • Annual Fees: £15,150 (Day), £30,750 (Boarding)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Co-ed

School Type:

Day & Boarding

Age Range:

13 - 19

Annual Fees:

£15,150 (Day), £30,750 (Boarding)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

Padworth College

11. Shiplake College

  • Gender: Boys (Co-ed Sixth Form)
  • School Type: Day & Boarding
  • Age Range: 11 - 18
  • Annual Fees: £18,675 (Day), £34,890 (Boarding)
  • Entrance Exam: Yes – Make sure you pass, find out more...

Gender:

Boys (Co-ed Sixth Form)

School Type:

Day & Boarding

Age Range:

11 - 18

Annual Fees:

£18,675 (Day), £34,890 (Boarding)

Entrance Exam:

Yes - Make sure you pass, find out more...

Shiplake College