Magdalen College School
MCS is one of the country's leading schools.and has twice been Independent School of the Year in The Sunday Times. It is currently fifth in the national A level league tables and is The Sunday Times South East Independent Secondary School of the Year, 2019.. 44 pupils have been offered Oxbridge places in 2018 and 27 for Medicine. MCS has the benefits of the University and city facilities. Sport, Music, Art and Drama are all strong. Pastoral care is outstanding.
Miss Helen Pike (Master)
Religious affiliation: Church of England
Day/boarding type: Day
Gender profile: Boys only (co-ed sixth form)
Magdalen College School fees:
Day fees per term:
£6,233 to £6,471
Scholarships & bursaries:
ISC reference number:
DfE reference number:
931 / 6094
Boys - age range & pupil numbers:
Day: 7 to 18 (816)
Sixth form: (201)
Girls - age range & pupil numbers:
Day: 16 to 18 (127)
Sixth form: (127)
Academic Scholarships and Exhibitions are awarded on entry to the Senior School or, internally, in recognition of a pupil’s merit and potential.
Music, Art and Sport Scholarships are available at 13+ and 16+ by application to internal and external candidates
Drama Scholarships are available at 16+ by application to internal and external candidates
All-Rounder Awards are made to a number of pupils of high academic ability who are likely also to make a substantial contribution to the wider life of the school.
Governors’ Presentation Awards are made to a pupil on entering the school in recognition of talent and potential which might develop into the eventual award of a Scholarship or Exhibition.
Bursaries are awarded to pupils whose parents or guardians would not otherwise be able to pay all or part of our fees. Bursary awards of up to 100% of the tuition fees are available.
Scholarships & Bursaries offered
- Academic scholarships
- All Rounder awards
- Art scholarships
- Choral scholarships
- Drama scholarships
- Music scholarships
- Sport scholarships
- Sixth Form scholarships
- Bursaries for new entrants
- Hardship awards for existing pupils
Disclaimer: Data is provided by the school, ISC is not responsible for inaccuracies