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List of the oldest schools in the United Kingdom

Index List of the oldest schools in the United Kingdom

This list of the oldest schools in the United Kingdom contains extant schools in the United Kingdom established prior to 1700 and a few former schools established prior to the reformation. [1]

57 relations: Abingdon School, Bablake School, Beauchamp College, Bridgnorth Endowed School, Bromsgrove School, Cheam School, Cor Tewdws, Dallam School, Dame Alice Owen's School, Dauntsey's School, Dunfermline High School, Edinburgh, Eggar's School, Ermysted's Grammar School, Foyle College, Hanley Castle High School, High School of Glasgow, History of education in England, John Beddoes School, John Treasure Jones, Katharine Lady Berkeley's School, King's Ely, King's School, Rochester, Lanark Grammar School, List of English and Welsh endowed schools (19th century), List of founders of English schools and colleges, List of independent schools in Scotland, List of Old Norvicensians, List of Old St. Beghians, List of oldest schools, List of people educated at Dame Alice Owen's School, List of schools in Burnley, List of schools in Merseyside, List of state schools in Scotland (city council areas), List of state schools in Scotland (council areas excluding cities, A–D), List of state schools in Scotland (council areas excluding cities, E–H), List of state schools in Scotland (council areas excluding cities, S–W), Lists of schools in Wales, Morpeth, Northumberland, Norfolk, Norwich School (independent school), Penistone Grammar School, Public school (United Kingdom), Queen Mary's Grammar School, Reading School, Redmaids' High School, Royal Grammar School, Guildford, Royal Latin School, Ruthin School, St Bartholomew's School, ..., St Bees School, St Illtyd's Church, Llantwit Major, St Martin-in-the-Fields High School for Girls, St Mary Redcliffe and Temple School, The King's School, Canterbury, Winchester College, Wisbech. Expand index (7 more) »

Abingdon School

Abingdon School is a day and boarding independent school for boys in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, England.

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Bablake School

Bablake School is a co-educational Independent school located in Coventry, England and founded in 1344 by Queen Isabella, making it one of the oldest schools in the United Kingdom (List of the oldest schools in the United Kingdom).

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Beauchamp College

The Beauchamp College is an upper school and further education community college, in Oadby, a town on the outskirts of Leicester, England.

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Bridgnorth Endowed School

Bridgnorth Endowed School is a coeducational secondary school and sixth form with academy status, located in the market town of Bridgnorth in the rural county of Shropshire, England.

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Bromsgrove School

Bromsgrove School, founded in 1553, is a co-educational independent public school in the Worcestershire town of Bromsgrove, England.

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Cheam School

Cheam School is a mixed preparatory school located in Headley, in the civil parish of Ashford Hill with Headley in the English county of Hampshire.

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Cor Tewdws

Cor Tewdws or Bangor Tewdws (Meaning "college" or "chief university" of Theodosius) was a Celtic monastery and college in what is now Llantwit Major, Glamorgan, Wales.

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Dallam School

Dallam School is a mixed, 11-18 secondary school with academy status, located in Milnthorpe, Cumbria, England.

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Dame Alice Owen's School

Dame Alice Owen's School (usually known as Dame Alice Owen's or simply as Owen's; referred to by the acronym DAOS) is a partially selective secondary school and sixth form with academy status located in Potters Bar, Hertfordshire in southern England.

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Dauntsey's School

Dauntsey's School is a co-educational independent day and boarding school in the village of West Lavington, Wiltshire, England.

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Dunfermline High School

Dunfermline High School is one of four main high schools located in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland.

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh (Dùn Èideann; Edinburgh) is the capital city of Scotland and one of its 32 council areas.

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Eggar's School

Eggar's School is a coeducational secondary school with academy status, located in the town of Alton, Hampshire, England.

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Ermysted's Grammar School

Ermysted's Grammar School is a LEA-funded selective boys' Grammar School in Skipton, North Yorkshire, England, with an enrolment of over 800 pupils.

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Foyle College

Foyle College is a co-educational non-denominational voluntary grammar school in Derry City, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland.

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Hanley Castle High School

Hanley Castle High School, is a non-selective mixed secondary school located in the village of Hanley Castle, 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the small town of Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire It was formerly known as Hanley Castle Grammar School, and was probably founded in 1326, making it one of the oldest schools in England.

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High School of Glasgow

The High School of Glasgow is an independent, co-educational day school in Glasgow, Scotland.

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History of education in England

The history of education in England is documented from Saxon settlement of England, and the setting up of the first cathedral schools in 597 and 604.

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John Beddoes School

John Beddoes School was a secondary or comprehensive school for boys and girls.

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John Treasure Jones

Captain John Treasure Jones (15 August 1905 – 12 May 1993) was a British sea officer who became a well-known media figure in the mid-1960s following his appointment as the last master of the Cunard liner,.

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Katharine Lady Berkeley's School

Katharine Lady Berkeley's School is an academy school near Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England, for ages 11 to 18.

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King's Ely

King's Ely, which was renamed from The King's School in March 2012,The School's Terms and Conditions and the Companies House registration would suggest that the School's legal name remains "The King's School, Ely" is a coeducational independent day and boarding school in the cathedral city of Ely, Cambridgeshire, England.

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King's School, Rochester

The King's School, Rochester is an English independent school in Rochester, Kent.

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Lanark Grammar School

Lanark Grammar School is a secondary school in Lanark, Scotland.

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List of English and Welsh endowed schools (19th century)

This is a list of endowed schools in England and Wales existing in the early part of the 19th century.

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List of founders of English schools and colleges

This is a list of the founders of English schools, colleges, and universities.

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List of independent schools in Scotland

The following is a partial list of currently operating independent schools in Scotland.

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List of Old Norvicensians

Old Norvicensians (ONs) are former pupils of Norwich School, an independent co-educational day school in Norwich, England.

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List of Old St. Beghians

Former pupils of St Bees School, a coeducational independent school founded in 1583, are styled Old St Beghians.

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List of oldest schools

This is a list of extant schools, excluding universities and higher education establishments, that have been in continuous operation since founded.

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List of people educated at Dame Alice Owen's School

Dame Alice Owen's School is a partially selective secondary school and sixth form with academy status located in Potters Bar, Hertfordshire in southern England.

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List of schools in Burnley

The following is a list of active schools in the Borough of Burnley in Lancashire, England.

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List of schools in Merseyside

There is no county-wide local education authority in Merseyside, instead education services are provided by the five smaller metropolitan boroughs of Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton, St Helens and Wirral.

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List of state schools in Scotland (city council areas)

The following is a partial list of articles for state schools in the unitary council areas of City of Aberdeen, City of Dundee, City of Edinburgh and City of Glasgow in Scotland, United Kingdom.

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List of state schools in Scotland (council areas excluding cities, A–D)

The following is a partial list of currently operating state schools in the unitary council areas of Aberdeenshire, Angus, Argyll and Bute, Clackmannanshire and Dumfries and Galloway in Scotland, United Kingdom.

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List of state schools in Scotland (council areas excluding cities, E–H)

The following is a partial list of currently operating state schools in the unitary council areas of East Ayrshire, East Dunbartonshire, East Lothian, East Renfrewshire, Falkirk, Fife and Highland in Scotland, United Kingdom.

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List of state schools in Scotland (council areas excluding cities, S–W)

The following is a partial list of currently operating state schools in the unitary council areas of Scottish Borders, Shetland Islands, South Ayrshire, South Lanarkshire, Stirling, West Dunbartonshire, West Lothian and Western Isles in Scotland, United Kingdom.

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Lists of schools in Wales

The following is a partial list of currently operating schools in Wales, United Kingdom.

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Morpeth, Northumberland

Morpeth is a historic market town in Northumberland, north-east England, lying on the River Wansbeck.

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Norfolk

Norfolk is a county in East Anglia in England.

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Norwich School (independent school)

Norwich School (formally King Edward VI Grammar School, Norwich) is a selective English independent day school in the close of Norwich Cathedral, Norwich.

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Penistone Grammar School

Penistone Grammar School is a co-educational secondary school and former grammar school in Penistone, in the Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England.

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Public school (United Kingdom)

A public school in England and Wales is a long-established, student-selective, fee-charging independent secondary school that caters primarily for children aged between 11 or 13 and 18, and whose head teacher is a member of the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference (HMC).

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Queen Mary's Grammar School

Queen Mary's Grammar School (QMGS) is a selective boys' grammar school with academy status located in Sutton Road, Walsall, England, about a mile from the town centre and one of the oldest schools in the country.

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Reading School

Reading School is a grammar school with academy status for boys in the English town of Reading, the county town of Berkshire.

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Redmaids' High School

Redmaids' High School is an independent school for girls in Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, England.

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Royal Grammar School, Guildford

The Royal Grammar School, Guildford (originally "The Free School"), commonly known as the RGS, is a selective independent day school for boys in Guildford, Surrey in England.

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Royal Latin School

The Royal Latin School (RLS) is a co-educational grammar school in Buckingham, England, with one of the most distinguished histories as a grammar school in the country.

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Ruthin School

Ruthin School is one of the oldest schools in the United Kingdom.

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St Bartholomew's School

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St Bees School

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St Illtyd's Church, Llantwit Major

St Illtyd's Church is a church complex in Llantwit Major, Vale of Glamorgan, southeast Wales.

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St Martin-in-the-Fields High School for Girls

St Martin-in-the-Fields High School for Girls is one of the oldest schools for girls in Britain.

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St Mary Redcliffe and Temple School

St Mary Redcliffe and Temple School (informally referred to as 'St Mary Redcliffe', 'Redcliffe' or 'SMRT') is a Church of England voluntary aided school situated in the district of Redcliffe, Bristol, England.

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The King's School, Canterbury

The King's School is a selective British co-educational independent school for both day and boarding pupils in the English city of Canterbury in Kent.

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Winchester College

Winchester College is an independent boarding school for boys in the British public school tradition, situated in Winchester, Hampshire.

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Wisbech

Wisbech is a Fenland market town, inland port and civil parish in the Fens of Cambridgeshire, England.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_the_oldest_schools_in_the_United_Kingdom

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