Kent College (Canterbury)
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Secondary
Post 16
PUPILS
601
AGES
11 - 18
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Other independent school
SCHOOL GUIDE RATING

How Does The School Perform?

Full Report
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Independent Inspection Report
(2018-03-01)
88%
NATIONAL AVG. 60%
5+ GCSEs grade 9-4 (standard pass or above) or A*-C including English and maths
26%
NATIONAL AVG. 14%
3 A levels at AAB or higher inc. two facilitating subjects
36%
NATIONAL AVG. 55%
GCSE results at grade 9-7
DATA
GUIDE

Secondary Data
Explained for parents
40.6
A level average point score
NATIONAL AVERAGE 34.3
B
Average A level result
NATIONAL AVERAGE C+
+0.39
A level progress score
GCSE to A level
NATIONAL AVERAGE -0.02
Day, Weekly and Full Boarding
Boarding Type
Available
Scholarship Status
£5,797
to
£6,665
Day Fees Per Term

Progress Compared With All Other Schools

+ 0.39 A level Progress Score Well Below Average (About 5% of schools in England) Below Average (About 25% of schools in England) Average (About 48% of schools in England) Above Average (About 17% of schools in England) Well Above Average (About 5% of schools in England)

School Results Over Time

2017 2018 2019 42% 18% 26%

% of pupils who achieved 3 A levels at AAB or higher

These results over time show historic performance for key exam results. We show pre-pandemic results as the fairest indicator of whether performance is up, down or stable


School Video

Whitstable Road
Canterbury
CT2 9DT
+44 (0)1227 763231

School Description

Kent College provides a challenging yet unfailingly supportive community that nurtures and develops an impressive range of talents and interests to enable every pupil to realise their full potential. Scholarships for talented pupils are available along side means tested bursaries. The school has a strong reputation for academic achievements, sporting excellence and musical talent.

News, Photos and Open Days from Kent College (Canterbury)
Last update: 19 March 2022
BE PART OF OUR SUCCESS

CANTERBURY has been voted one of the best places to live in the South East by The Sunday Times. One of the twelve reasons for Canterbury being one of the best places to live is due to the calibre of its schools. Kent College , Canterbury being one of the strongest contenders.

Academically it has been rated in the top 25% of schools nationally for the value added that it achieves for all of its pupils. Offering the International Baccalaureate alongside A levels the school is now world renowned for its academic reputation. Kent College is in the top 10 schools nationally for the IB with average points of 37.4.

Its A level results place it in the top 100 schools of its kind in the country. And it regularly has a 100% GCSE pass rate. These results alone are worth shouting about but it is all the acclaim that the school achieves alongside fantastic academic results that make it truly remarkable. 

 


 

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Kent College (Canterbury) Catchment Area Map

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.