Dean Close School & Dean Close Prep School

Type of school : Co-educational

Age range : 2 - 18

Number of students : 470 (aged 13-18), 308 (aged 2-13)

Number of boarders : 264 (aged 13-18), 70 (aged 2-13)



Co-educational boarding and day, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Dean Close School is a co-educational day and boarding school which provides continuity of education from age 2+ to 18. The School was established in 1886, and is set in 50 acres of parkland in the centre of Cheltenham. Visitors regularly comment on the atmosphere, saying how warm and friendly they find it and it is felt that this positive environment can be attributed directly to the Christian heart and principles of the School. Dean Close has excellent learning facilities plus 550-seater professional theatre, amphitheatre, 2 floodlit astro-turfs, 25m indoor pool, climbing wall, indoor rifle range, dance studio and fully equipped gymnasium.