High Quality Education

Average GCSE pass rate 2013-15: A – C 93% with an impressive A*/A rate of 47%

Average A Level pass rate 2013-15: A – C 90% with an impressive A*/A rate of 44%

Queen’s College provides:

  • Professional and experienced EAL department with structured academic English support
  • Specialist teachers with small class sizes
  • Total immersion into British boarding school life
  • A supportive and inclusive community environment
  • 40 hours of study timetable per week, including taught lessons, tutorial support and activities programme
  • Essay Writing Skills, Study Skills, Theory of Knowledge, EPQ, PSHME and Games/PE as part of a timetabled study programme

Admissions / Entry
GCSE/One Year Pre IB course/One Year Pre A Level course: Students are assessed on academic ability (in line with their age) and level of English. English is tested as a part of the entry process and pupils should demonstrate a level equivalent to B2 (Cambridge English), IELTS minimum 4.5.
A Level: C1 (Cambridge English), minimum 5.5 IELTS. Pupils who are not able to join the GCSE Programme can consider the one-term immersion courses and summer school study

The following subjects are offered at GCSE:
Compulsory: English as a Second Language/English as a First Language; Mathematics
Options: Art, Biology, Business and Economics, Chemistry, Combined Science, Drama, Ethics and Philosophy, French, Geography, History, Mandarin Chinese, Music, Physical Education, Physics, Spanish

The following subjects are offered at A Level:
Anthropology, Art, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Drama, Economics, English Literature, Ethics and Philosophy, Geography, History, Mathematics, Further Mathematics, French, Spanish, Music, Physical Education, Politics, Physics, Psychology, Photography, Textiles.

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