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Ampleforth College
Ampleforth College
Ampleforth College
Ampleforth College
Ampleforth College York, North Yorkshire Visit
Ampleforth College
402 pupils, ages 11-18
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Ampleforth College

It’s a new dawn for this high-profile public school in North Yorkshire. In the words of head Peter Roberts, it’s time to move on from ‘being good’, something the school has tirelessly worked on to restore its reputation, to ‘doing good’. We were struck by how happy and confident the pupils are and the genuinely warm and friendly environment. The evergreen Benedictine ethos of serving each other, tolerating differences and living harmoniously as a community is alive and well, and the school’s motto, ‘A Compass for Life’, couldn’t r...
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girls sitting together in class working
Choir singers in white cassocks in chapel
Rugby at Ampleforth
Aerial view of Ampleforth College
Boys in aprons preparing food in a cookery class
Pupils walking all dressed in olive green and brown and welly boots carrying black gun sleeves
1st X1 cricket at Ampleforth
Girls in white lab coats and safety goggles in a chemistry lesson

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Ampleforth, York, North Yorkshire YO62 4ER

01439 766000


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Open Day
11 May 2024

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