Whitgift is a leading UK day and boarding independent school for boys aged ten to 18. At Whitgift we provide a truly unique education where our students enjoy some of the finest facilities of any school. A state-of-the-art Boarding House offers full, weekly and flexi-boarding places at age 13 plus.
We offer a wider range of qualifications than any other British school, including International Baccalaureate, A Level and BTEC. There is also a bilingual section for native French speakers.
Sport at Whitgift is exceptional; over 120 national titles have been won in the past five years across a range of sports, including modern pentathlon, judo and fencing, as well as the core team sports of football, rugby, hockey and cricket. The School currently offers 40 different sports.
Whitgift’s Performing Arts programme produces first-class concerts, operas, musicals and plays, performed in the UK and abroad. The School enjoys a close link with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, with side-by-side performances in prestigious London venues, including The Royal Albert Hall, Royal Festival Hall, and Cadogan Hall.
Co-curricular activities at Whitgift feature more than 80 diverse clubs, an Outdoor Education programme that travels worldwide, and a well-established Combined Cadet Force, with many students winning scholarships across the forces.
With an increasingly vibrant international dimension, the School prides itself on its friendly, challenging and inclusive nature.