The Top 100 Independent Schools at A-level


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Under the average point score, equal weight is given for each A-level - with 270 points awarded for an A, 240 for a B, 210 for a C, 180 for a D, and 150 for an E. The InternationalBaccalaureate is also recognised with 1,380 points for a maximum diploma score of 45.

The Top 100 Independent Schools at A-level
1 Sevenoaks School, Sevenoaks, TN13 1HU 1352.3
2 King's College School, Southside, Wimbledon Common, London, SW19 4TT 1300.4
3 The Lady Eleanor Holles School, Hanworth Road, Hampton, TW12 3HF 1281.2
4 King Edward VI High School for Girls, Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham, B15 2UB 1262.1
5 St Swithun's School, Alresford Road, Winchester, SO21 1HA 1253
6 Loughborough High School, Burton Walks, Loughborough, LE11 2DU 1238.9
7 Withington Girls' School, Wellington Road, Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6BL 1231.4
8 Hampton School, Hanworth Road, Hampton, TW12 3HD 1218.2
9 King Edward's School, Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham, B15 2UA 1177.7
10 Nottingham High School, Waverley Mount, Nottingham, NG7 4ED 1171.2
11 North London Collegiate School, Canons Drive, Edgware, HA8 7RJ 1171
12 Wycombe Abbey School, Abbey Way, High Wycombe, HP11 1PE 1163.3
13 Adcote School for Girls, Little Ness, Shrewsbury, SY4 2JY 1158
14 Norwich High School for Girls GDST, 95 Newmarket Road, Norwich, NR2 2HU 1155.7
15 The Stephen Perse Foundation, Union Road, Cambridge, CB2 1HF 1137.5
16 Chase Academy, Convent Close, Cannock, WS11 0UR 1135.7
17 Westminster School, Little Dean's Yard, London, SW1P 3PB 1135.6
18 Concord College, Acton Burnell Hall, Shrewsbury, SY5 7PF 1132.9
19 St Catherine's School, Station Road, Bramley, Guildford, GU5 0DF 1131.1
20 Yarm School, The Friarage, Yarm, TS15 9EJ 1125.2
21 Magdalen College School, Cowley Place, Oxford, OX4 1DZ 1123.2
22 St Paul's School, Lonsdale Road, Barnes, London, SW13 9JT 1116.6
23 The Cheltenham Ladies' College, Bayshill Road, Cheltenham, GL50 3EP 1106.9
24 Hymers College, Hymers Avenue, Hull, HU3 1LW 1098.5
25 City of London Freemen's School, Ashtead Park, Ashtead, KT21 1ET 1097.7
26 Wakefield Girls' High School, Wentworth Street, Wakefield, WF1 2QS 1095.7
27 Derby High School, Hillsway, Littleover, Derby, DE23 3DT 1093.9
28 Marymount International School, George Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT2 7PE 1089
29 Sir William Perkins's School, Guildford Road, Chertsey, KT16 9BN 1087.4
30 The Grange School, Bradburns Lane, Hartford, Northwich, CW8 1LU 1085.4
31 Radley College, Radley, Abingdon, OX14 2HR 1083.2
32 Malvern College, College Road, Malvern, WR14 3DF 1080.7
33 Headington School, Headington Road, Oxford, OX3 7TD 1075.2
34 Harrow School, 5 High Street, Harrow-on-the-Hill, HA1 3HP 1075
35 South Hampstead High School, 3 Maresfield Gardens, London, NW3 5SS 1074
36 St Dominic's Priory School, 21 Station Road, Stone, ST15 8EN 1071.7
37 Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, 154 Northgate, Wakefield, WF1 3QX 1068.5
38 The Royal School, Farnham Lane, Haslemere, GU27 1HQ 1066.4
39 Stanborough Secondary School, Stanborough Park, Watford, WD25 9JT 1065.4
40 St Albans School, Abbey Gateway, St Albans, AL3 4HB 1065.3
41 St Paul's Girls' School, Brook Green, London, W6 7BS 1064.2
42 James Allen's Girls' School, East Dulwich Grove, London, SE22 8TE 1062.8
43 Bootham School, 51 Bootham, York, YO30 7BU 1060
44 Downe House, Cold Ash, Thatcham, RG18 9JJ 1058.2
45 Guildford High School, London Road, Guildford, GU1 1SJ 1055.4
46 Ockbrook School, The Settlement, Ockbrook, Derby, DE72 3RJ 1055.3
47 Bolton School Girls' Division, Chorley New Road, Bolton, BL1 4PB 1052.6
48 Warwick School, Myton Road, Warwick, CV34 6PP 1042.9
49 Alton Convent School, Anstey Lane, Alton, GU34 2NG 1042.5
50 Loughborough Grammar School, Burton Walks, Loughborough, LE11 2DU 1042.1
51 Bolton School Boys' Division, Chorley New Road, Bolton, BL1 4PA 1041.1
52 City of London School for Girls, St Giles' Terrace, Barbican, London, EC2Y 8BB 1038.9
53 Oxford High School GDST, Belbroughton Road, Oxford, OX2 6XA 1038.1
54 Twycross House School, 1 Main Road, Twycross, Atherstone, CV9 3PL 1037.3
55 Windermere School & Windermere Preparatory School, Browhead, Patterdale Road, Windermere, LA23 1NW 1037.1
56 The Queen's School, City Walls Road, Chester, CH1 2NN 1034.7
57 The Portsmouth Grammar School, High Street, Old Portsmouth, Portsmouth, PO1 2LN 1033.3
58 Bellerbys College, 1 Billinton Way, Brighton, BN1 4LF 1032.8
59 T A S I S, Coldharbour Lane, Thorpe, Egham, TW20 8TE 1032
60 Putney High School, 35 Putney Hill, London, SW15 6BH 1030.8
61 Scarborough College, Filey Road, Scarborough, YO11 3BA 1028.9
62 Badminton School, Westbury Road, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, BS9 3BA 1028.7
63 Whitgift School, Haling Park, South Croydon, CR2 6YT 1026
64 Channing School, The Bank, Highgate, London, N6 5HF 1024.8
65 The Manchester Grammar School, Old Hall Lane, Manchester, M13 0XT 1024.4
66 The Mount School, Dalton Terrace, York, YO24 4DD 1023.3
67 The Godolphin & Latymer School, Iffley Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 0PG 1023.2
68 St Teresa's School, Effingham Hill, Dorking, RH5 6ST 1022.6
69 Pitsford School, Pitsford Hall, Moulton Lane, Pitsford, Northampton, NN6 9AX 1022.3
70= Bellerby's College, Trajan House, Mill Street, Oxford, OX2 0DJ 1021
70= Luckley-Oakfield School, Luckley Road, Wokingham, RG40 3EU 1021
72 The Perse School, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8QF 1019.7
73 Winchester College, College Street, Winchester, SO23 9NA 1019.6
74 Tonbridge School, Tonbridge, TN9 1JP 1019.2
75 Merchant Taylors' School, Sandy Lodge, Northwood, HA6 2HT 1018
76 Royal Grammar School, High Street, Guildford, GU1 3BB 1017.4
77 Brighton College, Eastern Road, Brighton, BN2 0AL 1016.1
78 Latymer Upper School, 237 King Street, Hammersmith, London, W6 9LR 1015.7
79 Thetford Grammar School, Bridge Street, Thetford, IP24 3AF 1015.2
80 Eton College, High Street, Eton, Windsor, SL4 6DW 1013
81 Bancrofts School, 611-627 High Road, Woodford Green, IG8 0RF 1012.4
82= Birkdale School, Oakholme Road, Sheffield, S10 3DH 1012.1
82= Sheffield High School, 10 Rutland Park, Sheffield, S10 2PE 1012.1
84 Queen Ethelburga's College, Thorpe Underwood Hall, Thorpe Underwood Estate, Ouseburn York, YO26 9SS 1011.3
85 Bury Grammar School Girls, Bridge Road, Bury, BL9 0HH 1008.4
86 The Abbey School Reading, 17 Kendrick Road, Reading, RG1 5DZ 1007.4
87 Fulneck School, Fulneck, Pudsey, LS28 8DS 1003.8
88 Wimbledon High School, Mansel Road, London, SW19 4AB 1002.7
89 Wellington College, Crowthorne, RG45 7PU 1002.6
90 Bedford School, De Parys Avenue, Bedford, MK40 2TU 1002.5
91 Bury Grammar School Boys, Tenterden Street, Bury, BL9 0HN 997.8
92 Haileybury & Imperial Service College, Hertford, SG13 7NU 997.1
93 Moira House Girls' School, Upper Carlisle Road, Eastbourne, BN20 7TE 996.4
94 Lancing College, Lancing, BN15 0RW 993.7
95 St Dunstan's College, Stanstead Road, Catford, London, SE6 4TY 993.3
96 City of London School, Queen Victoria Street, London, EC4V 3AL 992.8
97 Old Palace of John Whitgift School, Old Palace Road, Croydon, CR0 1AX 992.5
98 St Mary's School Ascot, St Mary's Road, South Ascot, Ascot, SL5 9JF 992
99 Ackworth School, Ackworth, Pontefract, WF7 7LT 991.5
100 Oundle School, Great Hall, New Street, Oundle, Peterborough, PE8 4GH 990.5

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