One of best boarding schools in England! High school boarding! Concord College in Shrewsbury, Shropshire is a highly academic independent international college for day and boarding students. Girls and boys welcomed! We welcome students from all over the world and the local area into our vibrant and varied community. Girls and boys between the ages of 13 and 19 enjoy fabulous facilities on our safe 50 acre campus set in the heart of the English countryside.
We expect our students to achieve the highest standards and to gain entry to top universities in the UK. We also take care to nurture the individuality of students at Concord to develop their self-confidence. They are also encouraged to understand the needs of others and to respect the values of the Concord community.
We are very proud of the academic success of the students here at Concord. Here are some of our headlines from 2011/12:
2nd in the independent schools league table based on data provided by the ISC; 6th in the Financial Times school league table (all schools) and 1st in the Financial Times Top Value Schools table
75% A*/A at A Level (95% A*-B grade & 100% pass rate)
Over 200 A* grades awarded at A Level
17 students into Oxford and Cambridge
23 students into medical schools
15 students into LSE, 13 to Imperial, 16 into UCL and to 8 to Warwick
64% of Concord's 2012 leavers are now attending UK Top 10 universities (77% into their first choice of university)
Superb GCSE results with 100% of students achieving five A* - C grades including English and Maths (47% A* & 79% A*/A).