|Type||Independent day and boarding|
|Chair of the Governors||Dr John Renshaw|
Scarborough College is an independent day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 3-18 years in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England. It was founded in 1898 and opened in 1901. The school has been an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School since June 2006 - it offers the IB Diploma Programme in place of A-levels.
Pre-school and junior school
Scarborough College's junior school was moved on to the main campus of the College on Filey Road in 2002. It is currently housed in a modern, purpose-built building, separate from the College's historic main building. The junior school was formerly known as Lisvane, but was renamed Scarborough College Junior School in 2010. In 2012, the College merged with local preparatory school Bramcote, and the junior school was renamed as Bramcote Junior School. The outgoing head of the junior school is Dan Davey.
The pre-school, called Little Owls, was formerly based in part of the new purpose-built building for the junior school. However, in 2014 it moved to the old premises of Bramcote School across the road. Little Owls is currently led by Jackie Hunter.
Senior school and sixth form
The senior school is housed in the College's main building. The campus also consists of a separate Science and ICT block, and a sports hall/theatre. Students study a mix of GCSE and IGCSE qualifications in Years 10 and 11. Classes are taught in well equipped classrooms and there are a wide range of sport, ICT and music facilities.
List of headteachers
- Percy Armstrong (1901–1933)
- Alfred Russell Woolley (1933-1937)
- H E Pegg (1937–1956)
- Denys Crews MBE (1957–1974)
- Richard Wilkinson (1974-1985)
- David Hempsall (1985-1995)
- Tim Kirkup (1996–2008)
- Jonathan Lee (2009–2010)
- Isobel Nixon (2010–2015)
- Charles Ellison (2015–present)
Notable former pupils
- Ian Carmichael, actor
- Chris Gilbert, cricketer
- Richard Gilbert, cricketer
- Richard Harrison, RAF Air Vice-Marshal
- Bentley Collingwood Hilliam, musician and comedian
- Carolyn Hodgson, former presenter of ITV News Calendar
- Richard Hurndall, actor
- Charles Laughton, actor and director
- Phillip Mann, science fiction author
- Frazer Maude, journalist/presenter for ITN News & Sky News
- Mark Precious, Olympic Bronze Medalist in Field Hockey
- Wilf Proudfoot, Conservative Member of Parliament and North Yorkshire businessman
- Dr James Stephenson, Astrobiologist at NASA
- Nigel Cumberland, author
- Ken Webster (hypnotist)
- "Scarborough College". BBC News. 15 January 2009. Retrieved 23 May 2010.
- "Governors & Staff". Scarborough College. Retrieved 16 July 2015.
- "Headteacher to leave at Christmas". The Scarborough News. 27 August 2008. Retrieved 4 June 2015.
- Barker, Dennis (6 February 2010). "Ian Carmichael obituary". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 2010-02-06.
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