Headington School, Oxford


Headington School, Oxford

Headington School, Oxford is an outstanding day and boarding school in the heart of Oxford for young girls.

The School gives its students the best possible start in life and that means it inspires them with its teaching to progress and learn every single day. Headington School creates a world of opportunities for students, both in the classroom and beyond.

Students leave the School with outstanding academic credentials and also friendships that last a lifetime. Pastoral care, an extensive extra-curricular programme, and many opportunities are provided to help students explore the ‘real world’ beyond the school gates and develop into self-assured and capable young women, possessing the academic and life skills to attain their maximum potential.

Study Options

Headington understands that no two students are the same and offers an exceptional range of choice in academic subjects. Year on year, the School’s academic results speak for themselves.

All teaching staff are subject specialists with the expertise and enthusiasm to stretch and challenge each student. Tutors are allocated to each group, so that individual attention is readily available. Grades for attainment, quality of independent work, organisation, and engagement in learning are sent home four times a year.

Academic life at-a-glance:

  • IGCSE and GCSE
  • 7 core GCSE subjects, free choice from wide range of additional subjects
  • A Level and International Baccalaureate in Sixth Form
  • More than 30 subjects to choose from in the Sixth Form
  • Outstanding results at GCSE, A Level and IB

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