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

Overview

Yorkshire has 36 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 Yorkshire.

Yorkshire Independent School League Table 2018/19

GCSE RankA*/ A%SchoolGenderDay / BoardingDay FeesBoarding Fees
180.1Queen Ethelburga's CollegeCo-edDay & Boarding£15,090£36,390
273.7Sheffield High School for GirlsGirlsDay£13,359N/A
371.8Bradford Grammar SchoolCo-edDay£13,140N/A
470.4The Grammar School at LeedsCo-edDay£14,328N/A
568.7St Peter's SchoolCo-edDay & Boarding£18,705£31,080
664.6Yarm SchoolCo-edDay£13,728N/A
763.9Wakefield Girls' High SchoolGirlsDay£13,445N/A
862.7Hymers CollegeCo-edDay£11,866N/A
959.2Ampleforth CollegeCo-edDay & Boarding£25,374£36,486
1058.4Queen Margaret's SchoolGirlsDay & Boarding£19,500£33,690
1155.3Harrogate Ladies' CollegeGirlsDay & Boarding£17,010£31,725
1255.2Birkdale SchoolBoysDay£13,710N/A
1353.5Queen Elizabeth Grammar SchoolBoysDay£13,445N/A
1452.7Ashville CollegeCo-edDay & Boarding£15,788£23,515
1552.3Ackworth SchoolCo-edDay & Boarding£14,490£31,560
1644.7Hill House School (Doncaster)Co-edDay£12,990N/A
1742.6Giggleswick SchoolCo-edDay & Boarding£22,350£35,400
1841.2The Mount School (York)GirlsDay & Boarding£15,810£20,850
1941.0Sedbergh SchoolCo-edDay & Boarding£25,662£34,854
2040.0Pocklington SchoolCo-edDay & Boarding£15,057£29,346
2138.6Scarborough CollegeCo-edDay & Boarding£13,710£22,923
2237.0Huddersfield Grammar SchoolCo-edDay£11,103N/A
2335.1Woodhouse Grove SchoolCo-edDay & Boarding£13,800£29,100
2434.6Westbourne School (Yorkshire)Co-edDay£13,350N/A
2531.0Fyling Hall SchoolCo-edDay & Boarding£9,570£20,916
2627.0Cundall Manor SchoolCo-edDay & Boarding£16,236£21,360
2726.0Silcoates SchoolCo-edDay£14,480N/A
2818.3Hipperholme Grammar SchoolCo-edDay£11,295N/A
2916.7Read SchoolCo-edDay & Boarding£12,270£26,670

Where Schools are Located

Yorkshire is well covered by private schools. The biggest collection of schools is in York, Harrogate and Hull.

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Best Private Schools in Yorkshire

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Yarm School Logo
Location
The Friarage, Yarm, TS15 9EJ
Gender:
Co-ed
School Type:
Day
Annual Fees:
£13,728
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Hymers College Logo
Location
Hymers Avenue, Hull, HU3 1LW
Gender:
Co-ed
School Type:
Day
Annual Fees:
£11,866

Best Private Schools by GCSE Results

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

Best Private Schools by A-Level Results

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

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Day Places£3,297£25,662£14,761
Boarding Places£19,845£36,486£28,009

Best Boys Schools in Yorkshire

There are 2 independent boys schools in Yorkshire, Birkdale School and Queen Elizabeth Grammar School.

Best Private Boys Schools by GCSE Results

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

Best Private Boys Schools by A-Level Results

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

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Day Places£13,445£13,710£13,578
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Best Girls Schools in Yorkshire

There are 7 independent girls schools in Yorkshire.

Best Private Girls Schools by GCSE Results

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

Best Private Girls Schools by A-Level Results

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

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Day Places£13,359£19,500£15,825
Boarding Places£20,850£33,690£27,596

Best Co-ed Schools in Yorkshire

FEATURED
Yarm School Logo
Location
The Friarage, Yarm, TS15 9EJ
Gender:
Co-ed
School Type:
Day
Annual Fees:
£13,728
FEATURED
Hymers College Logo
Location
Hymers Avenue, Hull, HU3 1LW
Gender:
Co-ed
School Type:
Day
Annual Fees:
£11,866

Best Private Co-Ed Schools by GCSE Results

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

Best Private Co-Ed Schools by A-Level Results

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

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Day Places£3,297£25,662£14,573
Boarding Places£19,845£36,486£28,112

Yorkshire Private School Costs (Averages)

DayBoarding
Overall£14,761£28,009
Boys£13,578N/A
Girls£15,825£27,596
Co-Ed£14,573£28,112