Definitive School Guides (6)
Definitive School Guides (6)

The UK’s 10 Best Private Schools and 5 Most Exclusive

The UK is home to some of the best and most distinguished private schools in the world, from diverse and international colleges in the heart of metropolitan areas to historic buildings located on vast, leafy campuses in the English, Welsh, and Scottish countryside.  You’ll also find that Britain contains some of the most exclusive and expensive colleges around, with eye-watering...

Best Schools for Getting into Oxbridge

If you’ve got your heart set on receiving an offer to study at Oxford or Cambridge, you should consider applying to a high-quality school with a comprehensive curriculum and an excellent admissions or career department.  Here is a list of the best schools for getting into Oxbridge, from prestigious, fee-paying independent colleges to free and well-respected state schools. List of...

The Best Private Schools in the USA: An In-Depth Guide

The best private schools in the USA are also some of the most prestigious and well-facilitated institutions in the world, from the famous Phillips Academy in Andover to the excellent St Mark’s and Lakeside Schools in Texas and Seattle respectively.  Unsurprisingly, these schools are also some of the most expensive in the world, with tuition fees that can sit at...

The Best US Boarding Schools: A Definitive Guide

The USA is home to some of the most prestigious and well-known boarding schools in the world, from Phillips Exeter Academy in New Hampshire to Deerfield Academy in Massachusetts.  You’ll also find some exceptional reformist and experiential-based institutions across the States, including at Putney School in Vermont and at The Thacher School near Ojai Valley, California.  In this article, we’ll...

A Guide to the 10 Best UK Boarding Schools

The UK is host to a broad and diverse array of boarding schools, many of which have an excellent reputation across the world for their academic results and extracurricular facilities.  Studying at a boarding school can encourage you to mature more quickly than you normally would, as you learn about the importance of personal responsibility and self-discipline in both your...

A Guide to British Schools Abroad

No matter where you’re living in the world,  it’s likely that you’ll find a British International School relatively nearby: these institutions are officially recognised as providing and teaching a UK curriculum to students.  Many of these places will also encourage pupils to learn another language during their time at the institution, setting these students up nicely for future employment and...