The King's School, Canterbury Canterbury, Kent
The King's School, Canterbury
Canterbury
863 pupils, ages 13-18
Mixed
Day and Boarding

The King's School, Canterbury

Thought to be the oldest school in the UK (it’s been around since 597AD, when St Augustine arrived to evangelise England, and was rebranded by Henry VIII in 1541 as his own school – hence the name), King’s Canterbury is also one of the longest-established co-eds. It comes with an extraordinary history-steeped setting, heaps of tradition and a thrilling musical legacy (the cathedral doubles up as the school chapel). Results are superb, but there’s a much bigger point here: pupils are allowed to excel in any field they choose. ...
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Address
25 The Precincts, Canterbury , Kent CT1 2ES

Contact
info@kings-school.co.uk
01227 595501

Website
kings-school.co.uk

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