Leicester High School for Girls
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Primary & Secondary
Post 16
3 - 18
Girls only
Other independent school

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5+ GCSEs grade 9-4 (standard pass or above) including English and maths

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59% Independent Average Leicester High School for Girls UNLOCK GCSE
43% Independent Average Leicester High School for Girls UNLOCK A level

Top grades at GCSE (7-9) and top grades at A level (A*/A)

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% of pupils who achieved 3 A levels at AAB or higher
454 London Road
+44 (0)116 270 5338

School Description

Leicester High School is a well established day school for girls situated in pleasant grounds on the south side of the city. Founded in 1906, it now comprises a Junior Department of 115 girls (3-9 years) and a Senior School of 330 girls (10-18 years) sited on the same campus. In 2010 the school opened a £3.7 million extension housing brand new Science and Art and Design facilities.

News, Photos and Open Days from Leicester High School for Girls
Last update: 03 September 2022

We welcome visits from prospective parents at any time. If you wish to visit us but cannot come to an Open Morning or Evening, please contact Mrs Alice Hailes on 0116 270 5338 or at [email protected] and arrange a time to suit you.

Most visits involve a tour and a meeting with the Headmaster or Head of the Junior Department, depending where your focus lies.

Bring your daughter with you if you wish, but don't feel you have to. If you need to visit us more than once, that's fine. There is no right or wrong way, as all parents have different needs.

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Leicester High School for Girls 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.