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Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate

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Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate

Queen Ethelburga's Collegiate

Address: Thorpe Underwood Hall, Thorpe Underwood Estate, York, North Yorkshire YO26 9SS
Founded: 1912
Number of Pupils: 1526
Ages: 3-19
Head Teacher: Mr Steven Jandrell
Religious Affiliation: Non-denominational
Entrance Procedure: Interview, test, previous school report.
Contact: Pat Jewitt – Registrar
Email: [email protected]
School Visits: Please contact us to arrange a convenient time.

The Curriculum

We offer a rich variety of GCSEs, A-levels and BTECs and have achieved our best academic results to date, a ranking in the top ten schools in the UK, a record number of leavers going to the most prestigious universities.

Games & The Arts

From Year 10, students who choose to continue their study of art and design or photography can take full advantage of our personalised approach and build rich and varied portfolios for GCSE, A-level or BTEC art and design courses. Small class sizes and one-to-one support outside normal lessons enable us to nurture young talent and achieve excellent results.

Pastoral Care

We understand and are responsive to the need for our school to be a happy and co-operative environment, in order to meet high academic aims. Our campus provides a wonderful base on which our pupils can build a thriving and fulfilling school life

Recent Scholarships

First term free, sport, family – sibling, free transport, drama – performing arts, sports, academic, all-rounder, art – fashion, choral – music.

Head Teacher’s Philosophy

To be the best I can with the gifts I have.

Outstanding Characteristics

  • Over £100m invested in new facilities.

  • New £30m sports centre.

  • Wide choice of GCSEs, A-levels and BTECs.

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