Kilgraston School


Type of school : Girls only

Age range : 5 – 18

No of students: 265

No of boarders: 90


Kilgraston is a leading Catholic boarding and day school for girls aged 5 – 18.

Offering day and boarding education, Kilgraston has something to inspire every young woman. We are a school with traditional values but with a modern and forward-looking perspective on education. Education is not just about exam success; developing interest and talents, nurturing an understanding of different cultures, and emphasising our personal responsibility as global citizens are vital. As such, a Kilgraston girl benefits from a wealth of opportunities to extend and enrich her educational experience. We offer over 50 extra-curricular activities and enjoy modern, state of the art facilities including a Science Centre, Sixth Form Study Centre, excellent boarding accommodation, 25m swimming pool, all-weather astro-turf pitches and Scotland’s only school equestrian centre. 

Having been named ‘top performing independent school for Advanced Highers’ by in 2015, Kilgraston girls routinely achieve outstanding sets of results. In 2018, 64% of girls are applying to study a STEM undergraduate course and in 2017 100% of girls were accepted into their choice of university. Kilgraston has an exceptional reputation for girls gaining entry into top UK universities.