Halliford School

Secondary
Post 16

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This school has 4 parent reviews

Russell Road
Shepperton
TW17 9HX
+44 (0)1932 223593
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Pupils
394
Cake
Ages
11 - 19
Gender
Gender
Boys
Building
Type
Other Independent School
Mr ofsted
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NATIONAL AVG. 1.97
Independent inspection report
0%
NATIONAL AVG. 53%
5 A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) inc. English and maths
Absence
211.7
LOW SCORE
Average Point Score
Per Pupil (GCSE) (Age 16)
95%
NATIONAL AVG. 78%
3 or more A Levels (A*-E)
or equivalent (Age 18)
Absence
769.4
AVERAGE
Average Point Score
Per Pupil (A level) (Age 18)
Opening door
Day
Boarding Type
Graduation hat
Available
Scholarship Status
Teaching board
From £4,900
Day Fees Per Term

School's full GCSE results

99%
NATIONAL AVG. 53%
5 A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) inc. English and maths

School Description

Halliford is a family school, with small class sizes & a friendly and encouraging ethos, in which all pupils are known by a staff who provide endless extra support outside the timetable. Its education is designed to prepare pupils academically, socially & morally for a rapidly changing world via high academic standards, a broad extra-curricular programme, strong sport and ambitious overseas trips.

Parent reviews

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BY PARENTS, FOR PARENTS

“A wonderful environment to learn”
AUTHOR:
Halliford has been wonderfully supportive school which encourages and nurtures with a smaller environment with good teachers. It has a strong ethos without being a pressure cooker environment. My son excelled at GSCEs and has got some great A Level results and is about to embark on his place at University. I'd really say it's been a fantastically supportive place.
“A good school”
AUTHOR:
Our grandson has attended Halliford since Year 7, and will shortly join the sixth form. He has very much enjoyed his time in the school, finding the staff very approachable and supportive. The boys are treated with respect and expected to do the same in return. Obviously, as in any establishment,there are blips along the way, but we have always found that staff are available to contact, and any difficulty is addressed. He has benefited from his time at the school which has helped him to mature, be empathetic, and take on responsibility.
“Excellent school”
AUTHOR:
Halliford is an excellent school. My son is flourishing. He has been nurtured and challenged and is doing very well. The school is strict about behaviour, which I think is great. They manage to do this while letting the boys be individuals. It's a positive school and gets the best from the boys I believe. Highly recommend this school.
“Think seriously before you decide on this school.”
AUTHOR:
In my opinion, this school does not offer the nurturing and caring atmosphere its strap line ethos suggests. There are some good teachers at the school but there are also some poor teachers who demonstrate a somewhat aggressive intimidating and uncaring approach. If your son's face does not fit he will be under unfair scrutiny and extreme pressure early on. A recent school inspection found the school to be good however one would reasonably expect excellent or outstanding from a fee paying school at this price. Sports provision is good however if your son does not enjoy rugby then beware. The head lacks experience as this is his first posting as head master having previously been a deputy head at his previous school.
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News & events from Halliford School

Last update: 14 September 2016
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OPEN MORNING

Saturday 1st October 2016

10am -12noon (Headmaster’s Presentation 12noon)

SIXTH FORM OPEN EVENING

Wednesday 12th October 6.30pm - 8.30pm

OPEN DAYS

Thursday 10th and Tuesday 15th November

Tours at 09.30am and 11.30am (by appointment)

Catchment information

This school is independently managed and its admission criteria may be selective. There is no set catchment area as pupils are admitted from a wide variety of postcodes and, in the case of boarding schools, from outside the UK. Contact the school directly or visit their website for more information on Admissions Policy and Procedures.

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