Balcarras is a co-educational 11-18 comprehensive school situated in Charlton Kings on the Eastern side of Cheltenham. Consistently rated outstanding by Ofsted, it has also been recognised by The Sunday Times as the highest performing comprehensive school in the Southwest. Balcarras’s performance at A level and GCSE is amongst the highest for any school in the country.
The High School Leckhampton
The High School Leckhampton is a co-educational 11-16 comprehensive school situated in the south of Cheltenham. It has been built to cater for an increased expansion in pupil numbers in the south Cheltenham area. The school opened to 120 Year 7 pupils in September 2021. It will grow year by year and will eventually admit 180 students per year and have a total capacity of 900 pupils.
Winchcombe School is a high-performing school with High Expectations for their students balanced against a supportive environment to help every individual towards success. This has been highlighted with their recent successes in examination results in 2023. As a smaller than average school, of only 500 pupils, they are well placed to unlock their passions and interests. Set in an idyllic location with excellent facilities they offer an environment for learning that is both unique and stimulating. A recent multi-million pound investment has added new and refurbished facilities in Sport, Science, Technology and Drama.