queen ethelburga’s york england

queen ethelburga's york england

Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate is an independent school for girls and boys from 3 months to 19 years old, offering day, weekly and full boarding places. Founded in 1912 in Harrogate, it is now located in Thorpe Underwood, near Little Ouseburn, north west of York, England.

Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate comprises four schools:-

  • Chapter House Preparatory School
  • King’s Magna Middle School
  • Queen Ethelburga’s College
  • The Faculty of Queen Ethelburga’s

It also has a Kindergarten for children under three.

Students at QE are highly aspirational, always aiming for the highest grades in all their subjects, and challenging themselves to apply to the best universities. Students in the College are well supported in their university applications and enjoy great success in achieving places at prestigious universities in the UK and beyond, such as Oxford, Cambridge, Imperial College London and those in the Russell Group.

Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate was consistently ranked amongst the top 10 day and boarding schools in the UK, with students benefiting from wonderful study, boarding and leisure facilities as part of campus life. Students achieved 82% A*/A grades at A level in the last 3 years across College and Faculty.

City of York

York is a historic walled city at the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss in North Yorkshire, England. The municipality is the traditional county town of Yorkshire to which it gives its name. The city has a rich heritage and has provided the backdrop to major political events in England throughout much of its two millennia of existence. The city offers a wealth of historic attractions, of which York Minster is the most prominent, and a variety of cultural and sporting activities making it a popular tourist destination for millions. Little Ouseburn is a small village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated near the A1 road motorway and 6 miles south-east of Boroughbridge. It consists of two roads, Main Street which is the residential area, and Church Lane which contains a Holy Trinity Church that is a grade I listed building. It also has a small brick bridge over a stream which leads to a new road which leads to Great Ouseburn.