Buckswood School

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Coordinates: 50°54′07″N 0°37′48″E / 50.902°N 0.630°E / 50.902; 0.630

Buckswood School
Address
Broomham Hall, Rye Road

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Information
TypeIndependent
MottoAd Vitam Paramus
(We Prepare for Life)
Established1933
FounderMichael Reiser
Co-PrincipalsKevin Samson & Michael Shaw
Staff150+
GenderCoeducational
Age10 to 19
Enrolment470
Colour(s)Navy, maroon and gold               
PublicationBuckswood Newsletter
ProprietorGiles Sutton
GroupBuckswood Education Group
Website

Buckswood School is an independent school for boys and girls that was founded in 1933.

Originally the school was situated in Uckfield and known as Buckswood Grange School. In 2000, it re-located to the village of Guestling between the towns of Ashford and Hastings in East Sussex.

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Buckswood School currently boards 670 students from 48 different countries, plus 200 local day pupils. Fees are roughly 13,000 pounds sterling per annum for day pupils and 28,000 pounds sterling per annum for boarders. Bursaries and scholarships are available to provide between a 5% and 35% discount for UK pupils.

Facilities offered on campus include an indoor swimming pool, a specialist football academy, riding stables, a rugby academy, a basketball court, tennis courts and a performing arts centre.

Academically Buckswood offers GCSE, IB diploma and A Level programmes plus full EFL tuition for all overseas students. Buckswood School also offers University Foundation Courses.

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