Scholarships & Leavers
Pupils from St Andrew's leave for a wide variety of senior schools
St Andrew’s has an outstanding record of scholarship success. A significant number of pupils have been awarded scholarships each year; usually these include academic, music, sport, art and all-rounder.
The staff are highly skilled in preparing pupils for the 13+ Common Entrance, pre-tests and other entrance tests or assessments to ensure a smooth transition to senior school.
The most popular destinations are: Abingdon, Bradfield, Downe House, Headington, Leighton Park, Magdalen College, Marlborough, Millfield, Pangbourne, Queen Anne's, St Edward's (Oxford), St Helen and St Katharine, Shiplake, The Abbey, The Oratory and Wellington.
In 2016, St Andrew’s pupils were awarded 15 academic scholarships. These are comprised of 7 Music Scholarships, 6 Sports Scholarships, 2 Academic Scholarships, 1 All Rounder and 1 Headmaster’s Award (Millfield).
ISI Report 2017 “School leavers consistently gain their first choice of senior school, with many being awarded scholarships”
Year 8 Leaver “I have loved this school so much, ever since I joined.”