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A look inside Abingdon School

Abingdon is an independent day and boarding school for boys aged 11 to 18. The School boasts 35 acres of grounds just south of Oxford. It is one of the oldest schools in England – opening its doors over 750 years ago. 

There are around 1000 boys at Abingdon and a further 250 boys at the Prep School.

Abingdon has state of the art science, sports and music facilities. The Amey Theatre is at the heart of the School’s Arts Centre and has a 446 seat auditorium. 

Abingdon School sports centre. C: Buttress Architects

Abingdon offers between 23-25 subjects in the Sixth Form with A levels for most subjects and the Pre-U for Modern Foreign Languages. 

Some of Abingdon’s sixth form lessons are taught with the neighbouring girls’ schools, St Helen and St Katharine. 

80.2% A*/As at A-Level in 2021.

Abingdon School grounds.

Featured Image: Abingdon School Upper Sixth leavers on their final morning of school.