Lansdowne College

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Lansdowne College
Lansdowne Logo.jpg
Established 1976
Type Independent Sixth Form College
Principal John Southworth MSc, BSc
Location 40-44 Bark Place
Bayswater
London
W2 4AT
England Coordinates: 51°30′40″N 0°11′22″W / 51.511085°N 0.189367°W / 51.511085; -0.189367
Local authority London Borough of Westminster
DfE URN 100536 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Students 217 (2010/11)
Gender Co-Educational
Ages 14–19
Website Lansdowne College

Lansdowne College is an independent sixth form college situated in Bayswater in the London Borough of Westminster, England. Lansdowne is registered as a private school with the DfE and is inspected by OFSTED. Their last inspection was in 2009 and the report declared that "Lansdowne College provides an outstanding quality of education for its students".[citation needed]

It is located in the centre of London opposite Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens. The closest underground stations are Queensway, Bayswater and Notting Hill Gate.

Lansdowne provides A level and GCSE courses for students aged 14 to 19 whose primary aim is to progress to Higher Education (HE). The school holds 217 students. The school offers 45 A-Level subjects and, as of 2010, Lansdowne has maintained its top position on the DfE Independent Sixth Form Performance Tables for the eighth year in succession.[1] As of 2012, the school principal is John Southworth. A notable former pupil is Dilan Velani, son of a prominent enterprise and business tycoon (CED Electrical Distributors).[citation needed]

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