St Peter's School York
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary & Secondary
Post 16
PUPILS
1236
AGES
2 - 18
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Other independent school
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How Does The School Perform?

Full Report
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Independent Inspection Report
(2017-04-27)
98%
NATIONAL AVG. 60%
5+ GCSEs grade 9-4 (standard pass or above) or A*-C including English and maths



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School Results Over Time

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

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Clifton
York
YO30 6AB
+44 (0)1904 527300

School Description

St Peter's York is co-educational for 2-18 year olds with boarding and day provision for 1236 pupils. It delivers exceptional academic results and an all-round education second to none with sport including rowing, music and art being particularly strong. The school received an Outstanding rating for its boarding provision and pastoral care.

News, Photos and Open Days from St Peter's School York
Last update: 13 March 2022
ST PETER'S SCHOOL, YORK

As one of the oldest schools in the world, St Peter’s School, York, combines a rich heritage with outstanding academic achievement.

The St Peter’s School Foundation, encompassing St Peter's 2-8, St Peter's 8-13 and St Peter's 13-18, provides its pupils with a stimulating and varied education from age two.

St Peter's offers small classes, unrivalled facilities and an array of academic and co-curricular opportunities. Specialist subject teaching is introduced in the final three years of St Peter's 8-13, giving pupils the best possible preparation for the transition to St Peter’s 13-18.

Together, the schools provide the ideal environment for pupils to succeed – St Peter’s achieves outstanding results, with half of all leavers progressing to further study at Russell Group and elite UK and international universities.

Alongside such academic success, pupils are encouraged to explore interests outside the classroom through sports, the arts, and activities such as the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme, Combined Cadet Force and Community Action group.

For those families wishing to enrich their child’s education further, boarding is available from age ten. Boarding at St Peter’s is rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.

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St Peter's School York 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.