TYPE: Independent, selective, boys AGES: 7-19. In most cases this applies to schools that would not appear in the top quartile of the table. Grove Park Road, Mottingham, London, SE9 4QF Tel: 020 8857 1455. Please, We make a substantial investment of time and effort in preparing these tables, and all copyright and database rights in the tables belong to us. Click on the name of a school for more details. Eltham College. Eltham College began life as a small boarding school catering for children of missionaries serving overseas, mainly in India, China and Africa. Schools in this Top 100 table are very selective on their admissions. Also in 2012, to mark the centenary of the move to Mottingham, the college launched a campaign to raise the funds to replace the Sixth Form Centre and Jubilee Block. Eltham College is a leading independent day school for girls and boys 7-18 set in over 70 acres of grounds in South East London. London SE9 4QF. From 1945 to 1976 Eltham was a Direct Grant school ; thus, for example, the 1952 intake was roughly 20 pupils from London County Council schools and 20 from Kent schools (all 40 of these on scholarships), and 20 fee-payers. We make every effort to obtain results for every independent school, but there are sometimes a few gaps in our data, because the information is not freely available or because a school will not supply it. (Boys Only 13 - 16), Boys Full details of Eltham College’s last Inspection Report can be found here. Since the 1950s, the college has become primarily a day school for boys. Missionary David Livingstone sent his son Robert to the school during the 1850s.[2]. The school's headmasters at Blackheath[3] were: Coordinates: 51°26′17″N 0°02′20″E / 51.438°N 0.039°E / 51.438; 0.039, This article is about the school in London, England. Please respect this by not reproducing the tables or the information within them, in whole or in part, without our consent. Rankings are based on the percentage of GCSE/IGCSE entries awarded 9-7 or A* and A grades.To qualify for inclusion there must be a minimum of 20 students in the cohort. Construction began in July 2017 and ended in February 2019. The building had previously been used by the Royal Naval School from 1889 to the end of the summer term in 1910. Grove Park Road, Mottingham, This table lists the Top 100 independent schools in the UK based on 2019 GCSE and IGCSE results. The sixth form has been co-educational since 1978. A triple-height, glazed atrium forms a link between the quad and the playing fields to the east and gives access to the David Robins Sixth Form Centre. The school dates back to the early Victorian era, when it was founded as the London Missionary Society's School for the Sons and Orphans of Missionaries. Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School, Elstree, Co-ed For help and advice on choosing and applying to any of these schools please contact us or (Co-ed 6th form), Co-ed (Co-ed 2 - 4). Eltham and Mottingham once formed part of the same parish, hence its name. The school moved to its present site - centred on an 18th-century mansion (Fairy Hall) in Mottingham - in 1912. Every year our students go on to take up places at Oxford, Cambridge and other Russell Group universities.