Kipling Avenue, Bath, BA2 4RE
Tel: 01225 480466, web: beechencliff.org.uk
Autumn term: 4 September – 20 October 2017
Christmas term: 2 November – 19 December 2018
Winter term: 4 January – 9 February 2018
Easter term: 19 February – 23 March 2018
Spring term: 9 April – 25 May 2018
Summer term: 5 June – 19 July 2018
Age of pupils: 11 – 18 years
Number of pupils: 1,260
Day fees: None (for pupils outside the UK £4,500 – £5,500 pa).
Religious denomination: None
The curriculum: A wide-ranging academic curriculum which includes GCSEs in Classical Civilisation and Latin. At A Level the school offers more than 40 courses of study.
Extra curricular activities: A huge range of extra-curricular activities on offer include cricket, rugby, hockey, football, tennis and shooting. Debating, public speaking, F1 and robotics are supplemented by the Duke of Edinburgh award scheme and the Combined Cadet Force.
Pastoral care: Personal care and guidance is exceptional at the school, with each boy and sixth form student being looked after within the house to which he or she is allocated on entry.
Name of headmaster: Mr Andrew Davies
Outstanding characteristics: A school which provides great food, incredible extra-curricular provision and a highly successful academic curriculum. “Beechen Cliff School provides an outstanding education for its boys and sixth form students, which reflects its values of high aspirations and success for all. A significant strength of the school is the way in which it identifies differing ability groups, thus enabling the most-able boys to gain the highest grades possible and yet successfully supporting those who find learning more challenging to achieve examination results of which they can be proud”.