Ardingly College

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College Road
Haywards Heath
RH17 6SQ
01444 893000
2 - 18
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School Description

Ardingly College is an independent co-educational boarding and day school which educates 830 students. Located in the West Sussex countryside, between London and Brighton, the College nestles in a 420 acre campus comprising The Pre-Preparatory, The Preparatory and The Senior Schools. Though each is a separate entity, they offer a seamless education for children from 2.5 to 18 years of age.

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“Ardingly failed my daughter”
"> The Prep school is amazing but the senior school has real issues in my opinion. My daughter attended Ardingly for 5 years. Her dyslexia and her ADHD were never picked up and the head said she behaved like a 5 year old because she was dis-organised and untidy and struggled sometimes to remain focused (all part of dyslexia and ADHD). In my experience, a pupil is not allowed to make mistakes because they get severely punished unlike their marketing campaign which tells parents that they encourage pupils to make mistakes! I feel money is the top priority not the pupil's welfare. The head is, in my experience, unapproachable. I certainly would not recommend this school. There are better schools around and they are better value and offer fantastic welfare and support to their pupils. Ardingly College failed my daughter.
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School Noticeboard

News & events from Ardingly College

Last update: 21 January 2020

Our next Open Mornings are:

Friday 28th Feb 2020 Pre-Prep and Nursery

Saturday 7th March 2020 Senior School

Friday 13th March 2020 Prep School

Saturday 2nd May 2020 Senior School

Friday 8th May 2020 Prep School

Friday 15th May 2020 Pre-Prep and Nursery

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