Dollar Academy, Key Information for Parents

Listing Type: Basic

Educators Score:
8.9

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Established in 1818, Dollar Academy is the world’s oldest co-educational day and boarding school, for boys and girls from the ages of five to eighteen. It is situated in the town of Dollar,at the foot of the beautiful Ochil Hills, between Stirling and St Andrews in in central Scotland. It is also within easy reach of both Glasgow and Edinburgh.

Dollar Academy is one of Scotland’s largest schools, with 1218 pupils. However, the school also employs 127 teachers and a wide range of support staff including professional sports coaches, music instructors, school nurses and a physiotherapist. This gives the school the opportunity and resources to focus on and enhance the individual talents of each pupil.

Dollar Academy is one of Scotland’s largest schools, with 1218 pupils. However, the school also employs 127 teachers and a wide range of support staff including professional sports coaches, music instructors, school nurses and a physiotherapist. This gives the school the opportunity and resources to focus on and enhance the individual talents of each pupil.

Pupil Age Range 6 to 18
Boys or Girls Co-Educational
Number of Pupils 1218
Day Fees Per Year £11,367
Boarding Fees Per Year £26,928
6th FormYes
Year Founded 1818
Nearest Airport Edinburgh
Religious Ethos None
Nearby School: Beaconhurst School
Area: All Scottish Independent Schools

 
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