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King Edward's School, Birmingham

King Edward's School Birmingham, founded in 1552, is situated two miles from the City Centre on a 50 acre site. It has an outstanding record of academic success, but also a diversity of experience, in music, drama, sport, outdoors pursuits, remarkable in a day school. Accessibility to all boys of ability, whatever their situation is a key element of the school's purpose.

Edgbaston Park Road
Birmingham
West Midlands
B15 2UA

+44 (0)121 472 1672

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ISC associations: HMC, AGBIS

Religious affiliation: Non-denominational

Day/boarding type: Day

Gender profile: Boys only

Size: 850

King Edward's School, Birmingham fees:

Day fees per term:
£4,245

Scholarships & bursaries:
Available

ISC reference number:
48496

DfE reference number:
330 / 6076

Boys - age range & pupil numbers:

Day: 11 to 18 (850)

Sixth form: (209)

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Up to 30 Assisted Places are offered at 11+ and several more at 16+ each year. Assisted Places are not available at 13+ entry. Assisted Places are means-tested up to a family income of £72,000 – an income of less than £20,000 could entitle a boy to a free place and then it’s a sliding scale to the income threshold. Candidates can apply for an Assisted Place on the application form.

Academic scholarships are awarded at 11+, 13+ and 16+. All scholarships are awarded on merit and range in value from 10% to 50% of annual school fees. At 11+ and 13+, they are awarded based on performance in the entrance exam, and at 16+ based on predicted grades and interview.

Music scholarships are offered at 11+ and occasionally 13+ and 16+. All candidates must be of a high standard and audition to be considered.

Scholarships & Bursaries offered

  • Academic scholarships
  • Music scholarships
  • Sixth Form scholarships
  • Sibling discounts
  • Bursaries for new entrants
  • Hardship awards for existing pupils

Disclaimer:Data is provided by the school, ISC is not responsible for inaccuracies