Westbourne School

Wales, United Kingdom

Westbourne School is the UK's leading smaller school, having led the UK League Tables for results since 2015. An award-winning approach to education, Westbourne graduates have a long term average of 90% Russell Group entry. The 2021 results saw students in the top 1% world-wide for student IB achievement, over the last 3 years students achieving an IB Diploma with average 36–39 points, securing a wealth of Oxbridge, Imperial and UCL places. A small, resoundingly British school, set in a beautiful and safe seaside town, there is a sense of warmth and kindness across the community. International students have been welcomed at Westbourne for over a decade, a student body representing 25 nationalities.

Westbourne School is 1st in the UK since 2015 for results, IB School of the Year 2019.


Grades: Reception–13
Teacher-student ratio: 1:8
Year of foundation: 1896
Number of students: 380
Type of campus: suburban
Summer School: yes
Lenght of stay: trimester and more

About campus

A smaller sized campus is located in a charming small town by the sea, with an exceptionally warm, kind and caring community, just 10 minutes from the capital city of Cardiff but in a quiet, safe suburban town.

Interesting facts

Graduates have been accepted to these universities

University of Cambridge

Imperial College London

The University of Manchester

University of Oxford

The University of Warwick