1. Student-centred ethos
Highly personalised approach to learning and pastoral development. A Friendly and empowering college community — on a human scale.
2. Exceptionally small classes and individual attention
Just 4 – 10 in a class at GCSE and A-level. Maximum contact time with subject specialists
3. Outstanding examination results
Consistently in the top 10% of schools in England.
Kings 2018 A-level results:
A* pass rate 75% above the national average
A*A pass rate 38% above the national average
39% exceeded predictions by two or more grades
Kings 2018 GCSE results include:
81% A* – B (9 – 6)
86% A* – C (9 – 4)
48% Grades 9 – 7 in Maths
4. Support and personal development
Extensive personal tutor and pastoral care team. Engagement in work experience projects and research and development of a wide range of transferable skills through a varied programme of Total Learning. Plus access to first-class resources on tips on topics including choosing the best A level for you and introductions to careers in art and design. Click here for more news and information from Kings.
5. Leading university destinations
Full UCAS guidance. Extensive and individually tailored support for university degree selection and application. Specialist preparation for additional university assessments: UKCAT, BMAT, TSA, LNAT, Personal Statements and Interviews.
6. Global Perspective and Opportunities
Develop a global outlook for your future. Assess opportunities for further study in the UK or overseas. Share ideas and concepts with students from across the globe.
7. Experienced academic and pastoral team
Kings Bournemouth is a modern independent college with highly experienced and professional staff and academic and pastoral leadership team. Between them, they have well over 100 years' experience of providing academic and personal support to young people at the most important time of their lives.
8. History of success
Kings has been at the forefront of educational success since 1957, when the first college was opened in Bournemouth. Kings Bournemouth is one of our four leading independent colleges in the UK, our others being Kings Brighton, Kings Bournemouth and Kings Oxford.