Thursday 23 November 12.00-17.00
Strathallan is unique not just because it consistently delivers outstanding academic success but it offers an outstanding all-round education. It has a truly welcoming and friendly environment with a strong sense of community. What's more, it supports and motivates every single pupil to realise their potential in all areas. Strathallan provides fantastic opportunities for every pupil to excel, through a clear and committed focus on the individual. Pupils enjoy a high level of nurturing support from teachers who are passionate about their subjects - as well as being high-quality practitioners. This exceptional school challenges pupils. It also supports them. And, because of this, it instills vital confidence through a range of experiences. All this gives them the very finest preparation for the future. And the results are there for all to see.
The A-Level results have been consistently high over the last 4 years, making Strathallan a top co-ed A-Level school in Scotland. But it doesn't stop there, the Schools' reputation for outstanding pastoral care is legendary. Strathallan has achieved a five grading on every category - and the only full boarding school to have achieved a six - the top grade. Located in 153 acres of beautiful countryside, the facilities at Strathallan are magnificent. A full boarding school with 12% international pupils from 23 different countries, offering an all-round education which is comprehensively focused on the pupils. All boarding houses provide modern accommodation. Senior Houses feature individual study-bedrooms for privacy, with common room and leisure facilities for socialising and relaxation There is wireless broadband throughout. The Junior House is designed to cater for children who wish to enter the School at ages 9 to 13 and is situated within its own campus, but enjoys the full facilities of the main School.
At Strathallan, the facilities and resources are constantly being developed and are state of the art. In the centre of the School is a stunning 19th-century country house, accommodating the English Department, Libraries, Theatre, Music Department and heated refurbished swimming pool. Surrounding this, are the Senior Boarding Houses, Squash Courts, Dining Hall, Combined Cadet Force buildings, Art School, Medical Centre and Chapel. The main teaching quadrangle houses an impressive purpose-built Computing Centre, Design Technology Centre and Sports Hall, Gymnasium, Sports Hall and new Strength Conditioning Centre. There are extensive playing fields surrounding the buildings and these include six rugby pitches, four cricket squares, two floodlit synthetic hockey pitches, nine hard tennis courts, two netball courts and a nine-hole golf course. There is very successful Tennis and Clay Pigeon Shooting Academies that allow pupils to compete at national levels in these sports. Yes, Strathallan is a truly exceptional School. In every way. We'll leave the last word to a former parent... 'We are convinced that we made the right decision in placing our daughter at Strathallan. The School has been instrumental in her achieving her highest academic potential and ultimately gaining a place at Cambridge, quite apart from having a wonderful time - which I know she will look back on with great fondness for the rest of her life.'
Fees: Boarding £6,673–£9,355; Day £4,165–£6,348
% to Oxbridge, Medicine, Veterinary Science: 10-20
% who go on to Art, Music, Drama, Performance colleges: 5-10
Pupils sent to universities outside the UK: Several every year
Colin Montgomerie, Sir George Baker