St David’s College, Key Information for Parents

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St David’s College is an Independent Secondary Day and Boarding School for boys and girls that includes a vibrant and flourishing sixth form. The school has a strong Christian ethos and focuses on a ‘whole person’ education. This takes into account the spiritual and emotional, as well as academic needs of each of its students. To this end St. David’s is non selective, and there is no entrance exam as part of the admissions criteria.

Class sizes at St David’s College contain no more than 12 students, and are as small as 5 when the occasion calls for it. Each student receives an education that is tailored to their specific needs, skills, interests and difficulties. Academic learning is supported by a range of extra-curricular activities, and community based projects aiming to developed fully rounded, caring adults when they leave the school.

Pupil Age Range 9 to 19
Boys or Girls Co-Educational
Number of Pupils 234
Day Fees Per Year £16,230
Boarding Fees Per Year £30,090
6th Form Yes
Year Founded 1965
Nearest Airport Liverpool
Religious Ethos None
Nearby School: Rydal Penrhos
Nearby School: Ruthin
Area: All Welsh Independent Schools

The school takes pride in the wealth of knowledge and experience contained in its 29 full time teachers. All teaching and support staff are encouraged to take on further training themselves, in order to provide the best possible education and care to the students. In addition to the full-time teaching staff, the school boasts 24 part-time teachers, a headmaster, education support staff, house parents, residential staff, a finance and administration team, medical and support staff, and an estates manager.

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