LVS Ascot is a non-selective, co-educational, day and boarding school of around 870 pupils aged 4-18 located in Ascot, Berkshire close to London, Heathrow and Surrey with a refreshing perspective on independent school education.
We are a through-school with our Junior School, Secondary School and Sixth Form located on one spacious, green, airy site, we offer an un-interrupted education for boys and girls from age 4 in Reception class through to age 18 as our students finish their A Levels.
We achieve outstanding academic, sports, arts and performing arts results and deliver a challenging curriculum, enriched with a wide programme of co-curricular activities.
At LVS Ascot we consistently achieve strong examination results, well above the national average, something the school is especially proud of as it welcomes students of all abilities.
Our students go on to the best universities with a large percentage achieving their first choice and then onto significant and influential careers.
The school boasts a bright and spacious site amongst 25 acres of landscaped gardens and playing fields. As one of the most modern & largest co-ed boarding and day schools in the UK, the purpose built campus provides excellent facilities in a safe and stimulating environment, including a sports centre with indoor swimming pool, fitness centre, sports hall, climbing wall and all-weather sports pitch, dance studio, medical centre, a 300 seat theatre, drama studio and a music technology suite with recording studio, plus a Learning Resource Centre and over 500 networked computer workstations.
We offer around 200 places in our four boarding houses; for Juniors (Years 3 to 6), Senior Girls and Senior Boys (Years 7 to 11) and Sixth Formers (Years 12 & 13).
Both Junior and Senior school follow the National Curriculum, but with the added feature of a wide range of GCSE, A Level and Vocational options, catering for each individual pupil's strengths. An extensive range of activities and extra-curricular clubs and societies underpin academic studies by providing opportunities for pupils to extend their horizons in team sports, drama and music, visits, clubs, hobbies and interests.
Pastoral care is a great priority at LVS Ascot. In LVS Ascot Senior School each child is allocated to a house, and within that to a tutor group. House Masters and Mistresses, supported by teams of tutors, oversee the welfare and development of their pupils. In LVS Ascot Junior School, pastoral care is undertaken by the children's class teacher.
Students are encouraged to give their best, whether the goal is university entrance, success at GCSE, honour on the Sports field, artistic endeavour, or coping with the trials and tribulations of growing up. LVS Ascot aims to develop ‘caring, confident citizens’ for the future.
Academic Scholarships and Bursaries are available and our special arrangement with the HM Forces & Diplomatic personnel enables us to discount our fees by 10-20%.
We are taking registrations now so visit our website http://www.lvs.ascot.sch.uk or call our Registrars on 01344 882770.
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Fees: £3,176 - £10,002
The Head: Christine Cunniffe
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